LA Part 2: Food

Monday: deceivingly AMAZING tacos at Pinches — you have to try the Gringo Taco — deep fried and topped with cream sauce…need I say more? For dinner I had my first revolving sushi experience at Kura in Japantown, where mindful eating is really put to the test…not that I ever practiced it. It’s endless sushi,…

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Superior, WI and Duluth, MN

Instead of spending a surprising amount of money on a quick trip to Chicago, we decided to spend Labor Day weekend up north, splitting our time between Superior, WI and Duluth, MN. It worked in our favor that Bill hadn’t experienced many of the Duluth tourist attractions, i.e. Enger Tower, Split Rock Lighthouse, and Gooseberry…

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El Taco Riendo

The Place: El Taco Riendo The Food: Chicken Chimichanga, Chicken Fajitas. Vegetarian options available! The Drink(s): Mexican Coke The Atmosphere:  Casual The Service: friendly, quick The Spendyness: $ –  large portions for the price Bike Friendly: yes – in the way that all places are bike friendly Dog Friendly: no – it’s an indoor restaurant Bonus — it’s right down the…

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Pryes Brewing Taproom

July 2017 The Place: Pryes Brewing Taproom The Food: Red Wood’s Bar-b-Que, courtesy of Red Wagon Pizza. Tasty, but very small and generally kind of average for the price.  The Drink(s): Imperial Red Ale, Foreign Extra Stout, Miraculum The Atmosphere: relaxed, surprisingly quiet (went around 8:30 pm) The Service: friendly, quick The Spendyness: $$  –  $12…

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San Fran + Sonoma

June 2017 San Francisco was a blur – we had less than 24 hours in SF before we needed to head into Sonoma for a happenstance meeting with my friend from high school (that’s some small world shit right there). We were determined to get the most out of our limited time. In 24 hours…

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