Munchimonster

Adventures in Eating & Cooking

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

Usually when you hear the word “salad”, you probably first think of a pile of greens that is probably healthy but tasteless. This is a common misconception, further falsified by … Continue reading

January 24, 2012 · 1 Comment

Pasta Lesson 1: Carbonara

Finally got some pasta lessons from the K-Mart!! Plus he threw in a free tour of the medical school I’ll be attending next year. Not a bad deal considering I … Continue reading

November 5, 2011 · 2 Comments

Night Market Adventures

Although I was feeling under the weather last Thursday night, I couldn’t pass up the chance to check out the Chinatown Night Market. It was supposed to be modeled after … Continue reading

October 13, 2011 · 1 Comment

Rainy Brooklyn Fewd Adventure!

Some rainy days are meant for curling up with books and movies. Some rainy days are meant for sloshing through puddles and precipitation while enjoying it all. And on some … Continue reading

September 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

Italian on Broad St.

So this was something I had initially wrote for Midtown Lunch but it was sadly rejected because I did not realize there was a price limit on the meal. In … Continue reading

September 28, 2010 · Leave a comment

No Longer an Olive Garden Virgin

Yes, I went to Olive Garden for the first time to celebrate Kappi’s birthday. Oh, and what a typical elegant chain restaurant it was! Not that it was bad, but … Continue reading

August 11, 2010 · 3 Comments

Dining Days 2

After browsing through all the $15 option restaurants, Ninja-Kitty and I decided on La Pizza Rustica, a cute, little Italian cafe across the street from Sang Kee. The place itself … Continue reading

August 2, 2010 · 2 Comments