Zento Contemporary Sushi

Somehow,  I’ve never seen sweet potato tempura sushi on the menu at any of the sushi places I’ve been to.  Holy delicious! Battered and fried sweet potatoes wrapped in rice and seaweed? Yum! I topped my roll off with a sweet inari (tofu skin) sushi. Senor Lanky thought the fish was very fresh, and the cute little restaurant is conveniently located in Old City, where … Continue reading Zento Contemporary Sushi

Midwestern Holiday: La Brochette

After a hectic New Years, Senor Lanky and I met friends at La Brochette, a Moroccan and Mediterranean BYOB restaurant in Chicago that came highly recommended. Though they didn’t actually have an vegetarian main dishes on the menu, or server was very accommodating and suggested that I try the 7 Vegetables with Lamb, minus the lamb. I was not disappointed. The vegetables were soft and … Continue reading Midwestern Holiday: La Brochette