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Iran: Sekahnjebin

Iran: Sekahnjebin

Welcome to the first official post of The Gent Goes Global! I have previously done recipes inspired by my trips to the United Kingdom, France, Spain, Germany, and Portugal, but those were conceived before I had the idea for this post series. This starts my…

#LocalFoodieFriday: Biscuit Belly

#LocalFoodieFriday: Biscuit Belly

A few weeks ago, my husband and I had our brunch plans thwarted. I don’t remember how, I don’t remember why – I just remember that I was hungry, tired, and just a little bit cranky. I begged my husband not to choose a chain…

Introducing: The Gent Goes Global

Introducing: The Gent Goes Global

Hello y’all! If you’ve read The Kitchen Gent for any length of time, you can tell I love where I’m at. I’m so passionate about local restaurants, bars, food, and ingredients. Louisville is my home, and after years of dreaming of getting out as a…

Sweet Tea Sundays: 7 July, 2019

Sweet Tea Sundays: 7 July, 2019

It’s the middle of summer, it’s hot as hell, and I just really need a cool drink, y’all. It could be worse though: I just dropped my husband off at the airport and he’s making his way to Cuba now. As jealous as I am,…

#LocalFoodieFriday: Oskar’s Slider Bar

#LocalFoodieFriday: Oskar’s Slider Bar

Hello and happy Friday! This week’s #LocalFoodieFriday brings us to Oskar’s Slider Bar, a small Scandinavian bar and restaurant in the Audubon/Camp Taylor area near the Louisville Zoo. Right off Poplar Level, this place is easy to miss if you aren’t looking for it. It’s…

Vegetarian Döner Kebab

Vegetarian Döner Kebab

Guten Tag, Freunde! If you checked out my recap post about our trip to Germany, you may remember that my favorite food that I had there was less German than it was Turkish. The Turkish döner kebab has become an integral part of German culture,…

#LocalFoodieFriday: The Champagnery

#LocalFoodieFriday: The Champagnery

If there’s one thing in life that I absolutely love, it’s being fancier than I actually am. If you ever need a friend to dress up with you and pretend that we’re heirs to some kind of fortune, I’m your guy! I also love all…

Out of the Kitchen: London, United Kingdom

Out of the Kitchen: London, United Kingdom

Well, this is it! The final post in the series recapping my honeymoon. We’ve been to Spain, France, Portugal, Germany, and now we’ve finally landed in the UK. At this point in the trip, we were EXHAUSTED. Two weeks of nonstop flying and sightseeing can…

Pastéis de Nata

Pastéis de Nata

Bom dia! If you read my recent post recapping my trip to Portugal, then you know that I promised a recipe from my time there so that we could all have a little slice of Portugal in our kitchens at home. For Spain I gave…

#LocalFoodieFriday: Vietnam Kitchen

#LocalFoodieFriday: Vietnam Kitchen

There are a couple places in town that people just know are favorites. You can name off the cuisine and people will tell you automatically where you should go. BBQ? Feast! Burgers? Hammerheads! Brunch? The Silver Dollar! Hot chicken? Oops, you just started a turf…