Munchimonster

Adventures in Eating & Cooking

RW Philly Edition: Bank & Bourbon

Let’s be real – the best deals of Restaurant Week are always going to be for lunch. Most restaurants already have a prix fixe dinner menu for around $30-40 anyways, … Continue reading

February 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Brunch Club – Part Deux

Happy Easter Sunday everyone!~ And what better time to go eat some Easter egg-filled brunch while everyone else is painting Easter eggs? Hawthornes Cafe it is! A wonderful little German … Continue reading

April 5, 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

Dessert Encore at Spot

Yes, I know I just went to Kyoto-fu… but I couldn’t resist passing up my date with Unnie at Spot! After hearing people claim it’s the best dessert bar in … Continue reading

August 5, 2011 · Leave a comment

Kyoto-feast

Although Mimi’s research internship was over, I couldn’t let her leave without showing her the delectable desserts of Kyoto-fu. We shared a Summer Berry Anmitsu and Kaiseki prix fixe, which … Continue reading

August 4, 2011 · 1 Comment

Eating Up the Upper East Side

I am totally experiencing food hangover right now… Like I’m-about-to-puke-and-explode food hangover, but I did get the chance to gorge on my beloved Brooklyn Blackout cupcake, and the most delicious … Continue reading

December 16, 2010 · 3 Comments

Thanksgiving Cheesecake

For Thanksgiving this year, I decided to make pumpkin cheesecake, instead of pie because I now have the springboard pan for it! Plus, it’s written in my name to make … Continue reading

November 26, 2010 · 6 Comments

Sugar Philly Summer Edition

Over the course of 2 weeks, I’ve basically tried everything new on Sugar Philly‘s menu so that I could give a fair and insightful evaluation on its newest desserts: Mango … Continue reading

July 26, 2010 · 3 Comments

Froyo in Philly

A pang of froyo deprivation hit me when I heard about Red Mango’s new pumpkin spice flavor (which I’m definitely going to try when I go back to NYC next … Continue reading

October 25, 2009 · Leave a comment

Dessert Day!

On the day before Easter break, Chwis, Lena, Unnie, and I decided to go on a dessert rampage throughout Soho to celebrate! Not just a center for clothing boutiques, Soho … Continue reading

April 11, 2009 · 5 Comments