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!
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
On a glorious, warm Sunday with clear blue skies, I found myself walking towards Harvard Square in Cambridge, MA with one mission in mind: to make a summer sandwich with local vegetables and meat. I began my quest at the Cambridge Charles Square Farmers Market, located on the corner of Eliot and Bennett Street, outside… Read More Chorizo, Lettuce, Basil & Swiss