Munchimonster

Adventures in Eating & Cooking

Brunch Club – First Meeting!

About 4 weeks ago, the snow finally began to melt into grey slush, the most telltale sign of spring in any city. This was the Sunday that the Brunch Club … Continue reading

April 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Feast of Spanish Tapas~

Alas, I have finally completed my 3-month long Surgery clerkship! This called for a celebratory, catch-up supper with my Unnie back in NYC (although honestly, I was very tempted to … Continue reading

March 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Happy Pi Day!

Happy Pie Day Everyone!! 3.1415929535, hehe. True Pi Day comes once in a century folks, and I’m glad we were able to catch this one. In honor of math and … Continue reading

March 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Adventures of Audabon

I went on a mission today – a mission for macarons! Well, it was more a mission for fresh veggies that somehow segued into a mission for macarons. Typical munchimonster… … Continue reading

February 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Ramen Bars in Philly

The cursed ramen spot in Philly’s Chinatown 9th street had been changing owners for the past few years, unable to maintain the same name for more than a year. However, … Continue reading

February 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Super Bowl Scones

Can’t say I understand all the rules of football, but I can say I understand the rule of making scones: more butter is better! This year I decided to watch … Continue reading

February 2, 2015 · 1 Comment

Sushi & Burritos

After moving back to Center City Philadelphia (been away in Queen Lane for 2.5 years), I am pleasantly surprised by the explosion of sushi restaurants. Back in the day, I … Continue reading

January 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

RW Lunch Steal – Zahav

When taking part in Restaurant Week, one must be wise about selecting the most delicious restaurant with the most delicious deals. Most of the time, restaurants are overcharging a $35 … Continue reading

January 19, 2015 · 1 Comment

Pesto Fried Rice with Poached Egg

Getting out early today to work meant I got to fully utilize my new kitchen for more cooking, yay! After unwittingly heating up a whole bag of Costco’s Basil Pesto … Continue reading

January 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Reuben Pastrami at Hershel’s

Reading Terminal is an amazing magical place that never ceases to overwhelm me with choices, choices, CHOICES! After taking a brief walk down memory lane with Steff today, I decided … Continue reading

January 11, 2015 · 1 Comment