Fish Tacos: Smoked or Ceviche

Fish Tacos: Smoked or Ceviche

I’m posting this on a Saturday morning, just in time to suggest a weekend meal for you. Tacos. Not those standard beef/chili tacos. Fish tacos, blatantly bold fish tacos. Suzi and I have used smoked salmon for a Seattle-style taco. Or, here, we use a wetter...
Tacos Matamoros in Brooklyn

Tacos Matamoros in Brooklyn

I live in Tribeca, now famous and trendy. I moved here 26 years ago when it was gritty and isolated. I could walk out at 10PM and be the only person on the street. Life does change and my neighborhood most definitely has. If you wander out at 2AM the streets here are...
Chicken Liver Tacos

Chicken Liver Tacos

“I’m not sure about this,” I said. “About what?” Suzen asked “Well, Passover is coming and I found this chicken live recipe and …” “Oh, good. Let me see.” I showed it to her. She put it down and looked at me. Her face was a torrent: perplexed, puzzled and still...
Duck Carnitas Tacos

Duck Carnitas Tacos

  Suzen and I have a roadside diner that is, well, upscale. Very upscale. The best thing on the menu is duck carnitas tacos. I’ve searched for a recipe for us to make at home, and we’ll be testing this weekend. Tacos can be so much more than ground meat. Yes,...