Tag Archives: food

Las Vegas Cosmopolitan Pool

Chillax By The Pool

TropFest short film festival debuts in Vegas

It was my first time at a Las Vegas Strip pool, and I wasn’t there to swim. I was there for the movies. Reclining in my lounger, nibbling on my hummus, I took it all in: a young couple, holding hands, floating side-by-side on beige-canvas rafts, their eyes trained on …more Chillax By The Pool

Chef Lynch

Mon Ami Terry Lynch

The Las Vegas French Meet-Up Group schedules a French cooking class

I am a fantastic cook. Correction: I am an OK cook. Correction: I am not so great in the kitchen. No, wait—my dishes are sublime. This is all true. I swear it! The success of my meals (and their failures) is as conspicuous as the peaks and gullies of the …more Mon Ami Terry Lynch

Peppermill Restaurant, Las Vegas

Meet Me At The Fern Bar

Las Vegas Peppermill conceals a secret garden

I’m adding The Peppermill in Las Vegas to my Favorite Restaurants in the World list—right alongside the Gare de Bonnieux in Provence, Les Delices in Alexandria, Egypt, and the Dioforo in Athens. It takes its place not as purveyor of extraordinary food—braised veal cheeks daubed with wild rosemary is an …more Meet Me At The Fern Bar

Vegas NYE 2012

Standing Room Only On The Strip

Las Vegas invites 300,000 to celebrate New Year's Eve

It was my first New Year’s Eve in Las Vegas and I was dressed for it: black satin leggings, sparkly camisole and black jacket. I elbowed my way through hundreds of thousands of people, a surprising number of them pushing baby strollers. I made eye contact with a lot of …more Standing Room Only On The Strip