And they brought Rooty, their mascot, along to give us free root beer floats in honor of National Root Beer Float Day. I felt a little nervous around Rooty, haha. Something about people in costumes freaks me out. I also didn’t have it in my heart to tell him and the A&W executives that I don’t like root beer so I quietly walked back to my desk.
I’m an avid tea drinker (in a city full of coffee addicts 😭). I usually have at least 3-4 cups a day. While my friends and I were wandering this past weekend, I happened to notice an old-looking shop on Christopher Street, McNulty’s. I liked its unassuming appearance and I’ve been longing for a place to get quality tea, so I decided to make a trip inside (along with my friends). Continue reading
Nish Nush, a Mediterranean vegetarian restaurant in the city, offered to cater lunch for those of us at the office today. I’ve never heard of Nish Nush before, but I enjoyed the food (we all did!). The first time I had falafel, it was a revelation for my taste buds. I think I first tried it sometime in the middle of my college career. Experiencing an entirely new flavor profile was amazing. Continue reading
Last night, I attended a media event at Fogo de Chão (on 53rd St.) to check out the new menu selection at their bar, Bar Fogo. Fogo de Chão is a popular Brazilian steakhouse known for its churrasco and I’ve heard about the brand numerous times from my friends and my co-workers, but this was my first time at the restaurant. Continue reading