Poolville Country Store, NY

As mentioned many times before, going to school in upstate New York leaves much to be desired in terms of culinary experiences. On the one hand, I save a considerable amount of money. On the other hand, it’s easy to see how students can subsist on Ramen noodles. However, I got a chance to visitContinue reading “Poolville Country Store, NY”

Corn Chowder

If you have ever tried to photograph soup, you will know that it is hard to make it look appealing. It usually looks like a bowl of mush, or a bowl of a solid color. No glamour, that’s for sure. But just because a food may not look great in a photograph doesn’t mean it’sContinue reading “Corn Chowder”

The stove that takes an hour to boil a cup of water: Adventures in Sydney

I started my Australian study abroad experience a few weeks ago at the University of Sydney. Despite the outlandish prices, crap kitchen (with no oven and burners that take an hour to boil half a cup of water), and the shortage of black beans, I have still managed to eat well. I can see now whyContinue reading “The stove that takes an hour to boil a cup of water: Adventures in Sydney”