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On The Road With RL Reeves Jr: Curtis Park Creamery In Denver

The modern version of Curtis Park Creamery was opened in 1969 by Lawrence and Beatrice Rodriguez. It took me almost 50 years to find my way to their front door.

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On The Road With RL Reeves Jr: Royalvis And Traiteur In Amsterdam Netherlands

I spent five months researching Amsterdam fish houses before taking flight from New Orleans to Noord Holland earlier this month. After 20 years eating my way across Amsterdam I wanted to branch out a bit and try some new joints … Continue reading

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On The Road With RL Reeves Jr: Broodje Bert In Amsterdam Netherlands

I’ll never forget the first meal I ever had in Amsterdam. It was back in the late 90s at a little sandwich shop off Singel Canal called Broodje Bert. The lunchroom was small seating perhaps 10 people inside with chairs … Continue reading

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On The Road With RL Reeves Jr: Charlie T’s Specialty Meats In Breaux Bridge Louisiana

When I plan a trip from Orleans Parish out to Acadiana I always consult Robert Carriker’s essential Boudin Link website to figure out where we should plan on eating.

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On The Road With RL Reeves Jr: Kentucky Biscuit Company

One year ago this week I found myself in the village of Barbourville in rural Knox County, Kentucky. It’s one of the prettiest parts of this earth but has always suffered from a dearth of good eating places. Most folks … Continue reading

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On The Road With RL Reeves Jr: Spalding’s Donuts (Lexington Kentucky)

I’ve been eating at Spalding’s Bakery since they were in their old location at North Limestone and 6th Street back when that part of Lexington was still rough around the edges.

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On The Road With RL Reeves Jr: La Flor (Austin, Texas)

I quit asking for permission to take photos years ago. It’s much easier to just walk up-start snapping-and if anybody doesn’t like it then start throwing punches. If it turns into too big of a dust-up then squeal out of … Continue reading

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On The Road With RL Reeves Jr: El Rincon (Pflugerville, Texas)

When I lived in Austin I ranged broadly across central and south Texas on the hunt for handmade tortillas. I was making good money writing and developing recipes for Scrumptious Chef and I spent countless hours on my old motorbike … Continue reading

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On The Road With RL Reeves Jr: Vis Van Wou In Amsterdam Netherlands

It’s a 1300 mile airplane ride from Amsterdam to Istanbul. On my recent trek to Northern Europe I was tempted to make a detour to Turkiye, one of the world’s great countries, for a big plate of Hamsi (fresh anchovies) … Continue reading

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On The Road With RL Reeves Jr: Peggy Sue’s Lounge In Harvey Louisiana

The thick aroma of Pall Malls envelops me as I stroll into Peggy Sue’s Lounge on the West Bank of New Orleans. The new puritans who have invaded the Crescent City would be met with stern rebuke if they ventured … Continue reading

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On The Road With RL Reeves Jr: Restaurant Divny Janko In Bratislava Slovakia

Reštaurácia Divný Janko is a feast for the senses. It’s tucked away on a forlorn side-street in a forgotten neighborhood of Bratislava, Slovakia; it’s homely and covered in Slovak outsider art; almost all the dishes are fried, smothered in gravy … Continue reading

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On The Road With RL Reeves Jr: 2015 NOLA On Tap

Louisiana got skunked yesterday at the 2015 Great American Beer Festival in Denver, Colorado.

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