Category Archives: Food and drink

more about buffets in Vegas

The new Bacchanal Buffet at Caesar’s has been well-publicized. It’s not the biggest nor the best, by a long shot. We tried it the first week, which (hopefully) was a mistake. As promised, there was a selection of premade individual … Continue reading

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smart appliances

I’m trying to win $5000 worth of new GE Appliances at http://www.partselect.com/GE-Parts.htm#GE-Giveaway. They ask that I send a comment. One of the Official Blogging Topics – Tell us your best “If my appliance could talk” story – especially appealed to … Continue reading

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win baking stuff

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enter to win an Emile Henry Lasagna dish – http://www.susansdisneyfamily.com/2011/11/holiday-gift-guide-emile-henry-review.html#comment-form

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easy recipes

check out Min K’s easy recipes and post yours to win $600 http://www.thismamacooks.com/2011/08/best-six-ingredient-dinners-fish-veracruz.html/

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LAS VEGAS CITY CENTER

We finally took a look at City Center from the inside. I’ve hated it since the project was first begun. Tall buildings, concrete plazas – All the big city blights with few of the benefits. We need this in Vegas? … Continue reading

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eating Kosher in LAS VEGAS

You wouldn’t think Vegas would have a lot to offer kosher customers but there are actually a lot of good options. The Jewish community in town is approaching 200,000, concentrated mostly in Summerlin and Henderson (i.e., several miles west and … Continue reading

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P.S. Sushisamba

According to an article in the weekend Wall Street Journal (see http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123032887725836031.html) Sushisamba "is a small chain of dead-serious raw-fish restaurants influenced by the Japanese experience in Brazil and Peru.  There are branches in Chicago, Las Vegas, Tel Aviv and … Continue reading

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Vegas Casino buffets

Despite all the wonderful restaurants in town, buffets are still popular, both with locals and visitors.  Every casino-resort (except the Venetian/Palazzo) has one.  For the most part, the selections are the same from place to place. The only one really … Continue reading

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Vegas restaurants – Palazzo

Since I live in Las Vegas and enjoy exploring the city, I thought I’d use this space to keep track of my adventures.  I’ve already sampled several of the new restaurants at the Palazzo.  Dal Toro (a casual Italian place) … Continue reading

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