Monthly Archives: July 2011

July 17, 2011: Brunch with another friend at Ulah Bistro (U Street NW between 12th & 13th). I had the egg and cheese sandwich which was ok. I actually ordered the breakfast burger which is supposed to be awesome (hamburger, bacon, and fried egg all inside the same bun!) but the bartender got my...
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July 16, 2011: Brunch with my good friend at Estadio (14th & Church NW). We split the grilled country bread with jamon and manchego. I followed that up with the fried eggs with chorizo and morcilla hash. There was no sharing on this one! Folks, don’t be turned off by the blood sausage in...
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July 13, 2011: Dinner at Posto (14th & Church NW) with friends. I always get the octopus salad as a starter. So good! The group shared cheese and charcuterie. Pecorino toscano is a must try if you’re getting cheese. It’s an aged pecorino with a rich, salty flavor that is unique. As I’ve been...
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Food Truck Review: Tacos from Takorean

July 8, 2011

Yesterday, I *happened* to pass by the Takorean food truck around the time people eat what’s commonly known as lunch.  I can’t pass up a good taco, especially given that one of Takorean’s options yesterday was a beef bulgogi taco.  Beef bulgogi is a delicious Korean dish.  In simple terms, it’s beef that has been marinated in...
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Food Truck Review: El Floridano’s Banh Mi hits the spot!

July 7, 2011

The other day, I was running a few errands during my lunch hour when all of a sudden I realized I was sooo hungry.  Because I’d consulted my Twitter list (@ellinida_dc/food-trucks) earlier that day, I remembered that El Floridano would be parked in the area.  So, I went in search of what I like...
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