Off on a trip? Planning which restaurants you want to eat at? That’s usually an easy task with little homework. But here’s a really good foodie tip that nobody thinks of…take a foodie tour! Local Pickins is all about helping you have a food adventure wherever you are and nothing beats walking a unique neighborhood… Read More Little Havana – A Cuban Food Adventure!
Summertime in Boston is the ideal time to explore recipes that take advantage of the simple, delicious and locally sourced seafood that the region is famous for. Before heading back to school in Ohio, where there is an abundance of local catfish, but no Gulf of Maine fishery, I decided to prepare one of my… Read More Late Summer Fish Tacos
At Local Pickins, we’re always on the lookout for new twists on old classics, and one of our favorites is the wonderfully adaptable, simple, classic pesto. Pesto is, above all, simple! One should not be wary of trying to experiment a bit, or to brush the dust off an old, time-tested, family recipe. 1. Mango Pesto… Read More Pesto: Four Twists on a Summer Classic