Cooking, Discovery, food, Fishing, food, Memories, New York, NYC, Recipe Jar, recipes, Seafood, Uncategorized

“Hook It & Cook It” Fishing, Dishing and Reminiscing with an Urban Angler- eBook coming November 21st!

ErinGoScratch@gmail.com 'Call me Jim. This is the story of my particular corner of the sea- the ocean around New York City. I am a big man, home cook and fisherman in a tiny kitchen in NYC. I hook it and cook it, buy it and fry it, and will show you around NYC. New York… Continue reading “Hook It & Cook It” Fishing, Dishing and Reminiscing with an Urban Angler- eBook coming November 21st!

Italian, Little Italy, New York, NYC, san gennaro

Sights and Sounds of San Gennaro

The weather has been just fine and the Feast of San Gennaro 2017 wraps up this weekend. You still have a chance to come down this weekend. Here are a few fun vids and pics of the spectacle that is the Feast of San Gennaro on Mulberry Street in Little Italy in New York City… Continue reading Sights and Sounds of San Gennaro

Chinatown, Discovery, food, New York, NYC, Recipe Jar, recipes, Seafood, Uncategorized

Chinatown Chronicles-Volume Two

"Chinese food tries to engage the mind, not just the palate. To provoke the intellect."  Nicole Mones If I said "who wants to drink tea and eat chicken feet, shrimp, sticky rice and dumplings for brunch", I might not get many takers. If I say who wants "dim sum" it is pretty easy to gather… Continue reading Chinatown Chronicles-Volume Two

Emergency Contacts, Florida, Miami, NYC Getaways, Uncategorized

A Love Note To Miami

  To our friends, family and all the good people of Miami, The Keys and South Florida- Dear Miami, You bring so much fun, flavor, excitement, love, color and joy to the world with your seductive beauty, endless charm, natural wonders and lovely people. You are in our prayers. We wish you luck and courage.… Continue reading A Love Note To Miami