• The Pritchard

    February 14, 2017DishinandDishes

    Last Sunday Mr. Wonderful and I meandered over to the ever growing and popular Plaza District to have brunch at one of their newly opened eateries The Pritchard Wine Bar, whose name gives a nod to the renowned Pritchard Hill region of Napa, California.  Partners Aiimee Ahpeatone, Steve Mason and Jolyn Bauer colaborated on this…

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  • A Modern Way to Eat – Cookbook Review

    July 17, 2015DishinandDishes

    Hello, my name is Katie and I have a vegetable addiction. Other than eggplant, whose squishy weirdness I just can’t get an affection for, there has not been a vegetable that I don’t fall in love with. Its not secret if you know that I adore my vegetable garden and a good portion of my…

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  • Bonjour

    April 27, 2015DishinandDishes

    CLOSED Recently Mr. Wonderful and I took a Friday off together to do some planning for our Easter Egg Hunt for our granddaughters. I was glad to have a work day off because I’d been dying to try out the new place from one of my favorite Oklahoma Chefs – Chef Vuong Nguyen, who left…

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  • Cookbook Review – Inspiralized

    April 7, 2015DishinandDishes

    Katie reviews the cookbook Inspiralized by Ali Maffucci and what she thinks of the recipes she has tried.

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  • The Skinnytaste Cookbook

    January 24, 2015DishinandDishes

    A review of The Skinnytaste Cookbook by Gina Homolka

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  • French Roots: A Cookbook Review

    November 21, 2014DishinandDishes

    This charming cookbook filled with lovely life stories from Jean-Pierre and Denise Moulle traces the couple’s history from France to California. If you love recipes with a story along the way, you’ll love this cookbook. The love story narration from the authors makes you wish you were a bystander on the street corner in Berkeley…

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  • Tacolicious, a Cookbook Review

    September 10, 2014DishinandDishes

    I received my copy of Tacolicious, Festive Recipes for Tacos, Snacks, Cocktails, and More last week. Saturday I sat on my patio in some truly gorgeous weather and read it from cover to cover, marking pages I wanted to try as went. After about thirty marked pages, I just decided to give up and cook…

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  • Ceviche, Peruvian Kitchen – a Cookbook Review

    August 28, 2014DishinandDishes

    The name Ceviche pulled me in, but the rest of the book captured me as I flipped through Martin Morale’s Ceviche, Peruvian Kitchen. The book offers many more recipes than just ceviche so if citrus-cured seafood is not your preference, keep reading! This Peruvian cookbook is one of the first of its kind for American…

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  • Dhabha Taste of India Restaurant

    February 10, 2014DishinandDishes

    Oklahoma food writer and blogger Katie Johnstonbaugh describes her visit to Dhaba Taste of India Restaurant and provides a review and pictures of the local eatery.

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  • District 21 at Francis Tuttle School of the Culinary Arts

    September 24, 2013DishinandDishes

    This past weekend, I was given the treat of trying out the new fancy schmancy restaurant called District 21 at Francis Tuttle School of the Culinary Arts. Tuesday night,  June 18th, District 21 opened its doors to you, the public for dining pleasure! District 21 will be a place for culinary students to work out…

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  • Pie Junkie – Slices of Deliciousness

    June 25, 2013DishinandDishes

    I had my first divine bite of a Pie Junkie pie a year or so ago at S & B Buger Joint. At the time I described them as “sinfully delectable pies”.  I remember our group just raving about them. I mean we loved the burgers, but we went nuts over these pies.  Later on,…

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  • Ajanta Cuisine of India

    May 9, 2013DishinandDishes

    This may be the shortest and sweetest post I’ll ever do on a restaurant.  Specifically, the restaurant I’m briefly mentioning is Ajanta Cuisine of India at 122nd and N. Pennsylvania Avenue. The reason behind my brevity is simply this. I can only order one thing off their menu. Period. And it’s their Chicken Tikka Masala.…

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