Some Meals

Emily Wilson
Writing on & recs for food and restaurants.
Created 21 Aug 2019
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  • I have an announcement to make
    18 Jul 2021 • 7 min read • 2 0
    Hello! I have a little announcement to share today. I’ve been writing Some Meals since March of 2018, and as my longtime readers know, I’ve been based in NYC since the beginning. In fact, I was born h...
  • Dining in Outerspace
    28 Jun 2021 • 4 min read • 3 2
    I don’t know what the song of the summer is, but I do know what the restaurant of the summer is. It’s a temporary restaurant, which makes it especially relevant right now. And it’s a collaborative res...
  • I’m back
    06 Jun 2021 • 8 min read • 3 0
    Hello, it’s been a while! I was in Los Angeles for a month, where I was trying to soak up as much sunshine, time with friends, and of course the food scene as possible, all while managing a deadline-h...
  • The Reopening Rush
    19 Apr 2021 • 5 min read • 4 0
    I got my second vaccination shot (Pfizer if you’re wondering) the Tuesday morning before last. And Saarim did, too. We were lucky in that the first dose didn’t really affect us, and figured if we were...
  • What I want to cook and how I like to eat
    04 Apr 2021 • 5 min read • 3 0
    Cookbooks are portals into intersecting worlds: geographies, cooking philosophies, practiced craft and nerdy technique, personalities and styles, family stories, the lives of restaurants. The possibil...
  • Spring is here!
    21 Mar 2021 • 5 min read • 3 0
    Spring is here and I feel happy. As I write this I’m sitting at my dining room table drinking my second coffee of the day, the door is open to my balcony, it’s 50 degrees and brightly sunny, and live ...
  • Give me all the groceries
    07 Mar 2021 • 4 min read • 1 0
    One of my favorite activities is food shopping. Sadly, what was once a wholesome and necessary outing has been punctured by fear and aggressive feelings towards strangers over the past many months. An...
  • In the void
    22 Feb 2021 • 5 min read • 5 1
    I’m dreaming of summer days when everyone I know is vaccinated. If that turns out to not be the case, at least we’ll be able to spend more time together outside. I promise to host glorious picnics. Pe...
  • Winter Adventures in the Time of COVID
    07 Feb 2021 • 3 min read
    Kaleidoscopic crumbs melted on our tongues, complemented by a satisfyingly starchy and savory flavor. We were eating yucca fries in my car, parked in the lot off Route 9W in Newburgh that houses the a...
  • Winter Adventures in the Time of COVID
    07 Feb 2021 • 3 min read
    Kaleidoscopic crumbs melted on our tongues, complemented by a satisfyingly starchy and savory flavor. We were eating yucca fries in my car, parked in the lot off Route 9W in Newburgh that houses the a...