Food & Drinks


Food & Drinks

  • updated 08/12/2020

    An outdoor dining gem by the river

    Yesterday, after picking Tiki up from the vet, my husband and I decided to look for an outdoor place where we could grab a bite, enjoy a drink and have [...]

  • updated 07/25/2020

    Where to get Peruvian from during Covid era… and for Fiestas Patrias?

    The restaurant industry has been terribly impacted during the pandemic. At first, only deliveries were allowed and many restaurateurs struggled to maintain their places open. As numbers started to decrease, [...]


    Holidays are upon us (literally), today many of us celebrate Noche Buena (Christmas Eve), and tomorrow is one of my favorite holidays, Christmas. We are only one week away for [...]

  • updated 12/08/2014

    PeruPicante Restaurant Week starts today!

    Starting today until December 19th, you will be able to taste three course prix-fixe menus based on Peruvian cuisine's most important ingredient: aji amarillo, a.k.a yellow pepper. Eight restaurants across [...]

  • updated 10/22/2014

    NYC Foodies Alert!

    It's been way too long since my last post, but you my friends know that I work in the tourism industry and I travel a lot. I just came back [...]

  • updated 08/13/2014

    Ceviche at the beach

    How good does this sound: fresh Peruvian ceviche at the beach? For us Peruvians is a very common thing,  every summer weekend we will drive south and enjoy a beach [...]

  • Dinner at Rolf’s

    Christmas spirit is in full effect in New York and what's best than enjoying it with wonderful friends! My girls and I went for our Christmas dinner to the popular [...]

  • updated 08/23/2013

    From food truck to a corner cafe!

    I've never eaten a Belgian Waffle until I stumble upon one of the WAFEL AND DINGES food-trucks, and let me tell you that it has become one of my favorite [...]

  • updated 07/26/2013

    Pio Pio: Don’t go only for rotisserie chicken!

    If there's something I love and admire about Peruvian food is its variety. For this reason I love when Peruvian restaurants offer different dishes, and I love it even more [...]

  • updated 04/24/2013

    Food Wednesday: A Venezuelan delicacy

    I’m not only a fan of Peruvian food. I just happen to love food in general. It could be American, Latin, Italian, Japanese, etc. Today let’s talk about a Venezuelan [...]

  • updated 04/19/2013

    Food Wednesday: Brunch at Beauty & Essex

    As a foodie in New York I feel entitle to share with you my fellow foodies and readers the best food spots in this beautiful city. I have taken this [...]

  • updated 01/04/2013

    Eat Peruvian Food is good your soul

    The caption says it all! Have a great weekend!

  • updated 11/16/2012

    Un MOROCHO en Nueva York!

    If there’s something common about Peruvians it’s that we LOVE to eat and our appreciation for food runs very deep within us. It may probably be because of the diversity [...]