Posts Tagged ‘tasting’


Toothpaste tasting

All my life I have been buying toothpaste based on what it tasted like rather than how good it was for my teeth. I remember when I was a kid there was a type of Crest toothpaste that was a royal blue gel with tiny...

by Marilyn Z. on July 24th, 2012
2 Comments   Face off, Side orders, The lab


Olive Oil Tasting

On friday, a gourmet friend and I headed for Karen Chekerdjian‘s boutique for an olive oil tasting. Other than being uber-excited about the tasting itself, I was really curious about the boutique. It looked like a pretty cool space. Here are the olive oils that...

by Marilyn Z. on June 1st, 2012
No Comments  Beirut, Face off


Lebanese olive oil tasting

I’m in heaven! I’m a huge fan of olive oil and i’ve always been saddened by the fact that Lebanese olive oil tends to be a bulky universe with no nuance between oils, or at least not one that anyone wants to promote. I think...

by Marilyn Z. on May 18th, 2012
No Comments  Beirut, Side orders