Frog n Snail, Some great food in Lakeview

I had meaning to visit Frog N Snail for quite a while now, I could not pass up the opportunity to taste the food of Dale Levitski, runner up on Top Chef three and also responsible for the food at Sprout.  I had passed by a few times and it had looked a bit quiet, but once I…

Girl & The Goat – Worth the wait

The Girl and Goat on Randolph Street is one of my favourite destinations, I admit that initially I was drawn due to my Top Chef interests as it is owned and run by Stephanie Izzard winner of season 4, but now I go there as it is a cool unpretenious and comfortable spot to eat some pretty damn…

Man off a tram “How a guy follows a recipe in Stephanie Izard’s ‘Girl in the Kitchen’ cookbook and spent $40 making soup (good soup mind you)

So sometime back when I started this blog I went down to Ethyl’s Food Truck Night where Stephanie Izard was selling her new book “Girl in the Kitchen” and selling soup from the Lillie’s Q food truck. http://elstopfoodhunt.wordpress.com/2011/10/07/girl-in-a-food-truck-ethyls-dive-bar-truckin-thursday/ Since then I have watched that season of  Top Chef and finally this week made the attempt…