A Photo Journey Through Peru, the Foods of Mistura 2015 & A Peruvian Cooking Class in Cusco
Oct12

A Photo Journey Through Peru, the Foods of Mistura 2015 & A Peruvian Cooking Class in Cusco

On a recent trip to Peru, where I learned everything there is to know about pisco, I was also able to take part in some wonderful opportunities. From witnessing the spiritual and serene beauty of Machu Picchu and befriending its many llama inhabitants, to sand boarding and dune buggying through the Huacachina Sand Dunes, and boating through Islas Ballestas, observing its sea lions, its rock formations and birds, the port of Pisco, and...

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Why Jon Snow Isn’t Dead: The Definitive Argument
Aug17

Why Jon Snow Isn’t Dead: The Definitive Argument

Yes, Jon Snow Will be Back: Game of Thrones season 5 brought television watchers up to speed with book readers on one of the most intriguing and hotly debated story lines of the series: the “death” of Jon Snow. If you’re reading this, then by this point you’ve likely read countless other articles telling you why Jon Snow is definitely dead, or why he’s definitely not, why he’ll come back, or why he...

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Support Me & My Playoff Beard for Charity
Apr12

Support Me & My Playoff Beard for Charity

It’s time for the NHL playoffs, which more importantly signifies spring’s holiest of traditions, the Playoff Beard. This year, in support of the New York Rangers and their Garden of Dreams Foundation, I’m growing my beard for charity. Help me raise some funds and view all the progress photos along the way. Check out my page and make a donation here. The Garden of Dreams is a very special organization, and one that is...

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Man Talk Food Headed to Thailand for a Month
Dec16

Man Talk Food Headed to Thailand for a Month

Man Talk Food is on the move, with a month-long getaway to Thailand. Realistically — and I know, very sadly for everyone — you won’t be hearing from the site much, if at all, during this period. Although you can still keep tabs on us via Twitter to see if we’re posting anything particularly delicious, strange, exciting, or otherwise of intrigue from time to time. But the great news is that once we’re back...

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Talking Whiskey at Tasting Table: Surviving a 2,000 Bottle Whiskey List
Nov04

Talking Whiskey at Tasting Table: Surviving a 2,000 Bottle Whiskey List

Here at ManTalkFood.com, the only thing I might like talking about more than a good eat is a great dram. Recently, as part of Spirits Month in October, I penned a story for Tasting Table featuring D.C.’s Jack Rose Dining Saloon, and proprietor Bill Thomas, showcasing his tips for how to survive and navigate a 2,000 bottle whiskey list. The tips obviously apply when you’re visiting Jack Rose, but they could apply all across...

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