I travel to nourish my spirit. For the sixth year in a row, Peru is the world’s leading culinary destination, and I travel to Lima each year to visit family and stay current on drink and food trends. My list includes restaurants & bars in cities around the world that have inspired me as a writer, mixologist, and chef.


  • Central
  • Maido
  • Astrid y Gaston
  • Chez Wong
  • Amaz
  • Malabar
  • El Mercado
  • El Pan de la Chola
  • Grimanesa Anticuchos
  • La Picanteria
  • Capitan Melendez
  • Bar Ingles
  • Antigua Taberna Queirolo
  • La Tiendecita Blanca