Category Drinks

Top 10 posts on Not Just Vegetarian…

So, Not Just Vegetarian is one year old!!!  Thank you friends, family, and all readers for supporting this blog.   Here is a round-up of the top 10 posts over the past year: No. 10:  Chilean wine class at Puro Wine  I really enjoyed learning about Chilean wine and eating Chilean appetizers in this class. […]

Veggie sliders and a buckwheat noodle salad at Brickyard Gastropub

Sometime last year (in this post), I went with a group of friends to Brickyard Gastropub in Hell’s Kitchen and wrote about the surprising number of vegetarian options there and how much I liked the food.  I also promised to go back to Brickyard Gastropub to get pictures and to tell you more about the […]

Chilean Wine Class at Puro Wine NYC

My first introduction to Chilean wine (rather the one that I remember) was in Aruba when we bought Chilean wines at a grocery store.  Why?  It was when we chose to stay at an all-inclusive resort when we did not quite understand what an all-inclusive resort really meant – how often has something like that […]

The best Mango sorbet in NYC at Zengo

Last week a friend of mine asked me, “What do you think of Zengo for dinner”?  He had been there for lunch, but never for dinner.  I had been to Zengo for dinner almost 3 years ago and could not remember much of a positive experience from that visit.  I vaguely remembered that vegetarian options were limited. […]

Delicious contemporary lebanese vegetarian dinner at Ilili NYC

One of my favorite places for a delicious meal is Ilili, a contemporary Lebanese restaurant that has a wide range of vegetarian (and vegan) options.  The restaurant is no new-comer in the NYC restaurant world – I think it has been around for at least 5 years (please do not quote me, but I do […]

Cactus Salad and Tacos at Taco Grill in Cancun

This is the second post in the Cancun series.  From my previous post (Ah Cacao in Cancun), you know that we went to the La Isla Shopping Mall in the Hotel Zone to check-out Ah Cacao Chocolate Cafe.  Right across from that cafe is Taco Grill.  We did not set out to have lunch at […]

From the NY Chocolate Show 2012

The 15th NY Chocolate Show was held in NYC from Nov 9 – Nov 11, 2012.  If you did not attend it, I am hoping that this post will make you want to do so next year or at the very least, get into the holiday mood with the eye candy in this post. I […]