comfort food

My Top Five Picadas in Santiago

August 5, 2010

Wondering what the heck is a picada? It’s simple. A joint. A simple eatery. In my humble opinion, if you want to know the soul of a cuisine, hit the joints. This is the people’s food. The kind of comfort food your grandma would make for you in the countryside. And with a lot of […]

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Comfort a la Carte

August 19, 2009

What I have most missed since I moved to Chile, now almost nine years ago, are those homey meals; the comfort food I used to eat at my Mom’s house, with my grandmother, in diners, and my favorite ethnic dives. When I pine for those flavors, what I am really wanting is to relive those […]

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