San Mateo: Himawari

I am making myself accountable this year for my blog. It’s a food diary, it’s a recipe index, it’s a public announcement of my love for all things culinary, it’s a personal space for late night ramblings. It deserves better from me that sporadic posts whenever I can make myself. I’m entering into a 52…

San Mateo: Ramen Izakaya Kagura

It was a cold.. cold… I can’t emphasize how cold it really was… night in October when myself and 2 GFs ventured to Ramen Izakaya Kagura on a Tuesday night. Yea, we’re hipsters like that. When you have that craving for 15 hour soups, soft-boiled eggs and lots of noodles, you have to answer it….

San Mateo: Ramen Dojo

San Mateo has tons.. TONS of respectable Ramen joints. I’ve been on this never-ending quest for that perfect bowl. Thick flavorful broth, springy just right noodles, toppings galore and something to make all those Southern CA cats STFU because they have such a righteous Ramen culture there. I’ve been disappointed before with Bay Area Ramen, I’ve…