April 18, 2012
Kristin + Simon in NYC
They love: skim lattes, frozen margaritas, oysters, Cafe Gitane granola and each other.
Names: Kristin and Simon Trude
Current Location: New York
We met at: La Esquina, on our first date set up by a mutual girlfriend of ours.
Our first breakfast together: Granola at Cafe Gitane, I constantly crave their granola.
Our most indulgent dinner: Birthday dinners of oysters, lobster summer salad, roasted sole and Billecart-Salmon bubbly at the Standard Grill.
When we just want to get fed, we go to: Omai Thai or Co. Pizza in our neighborhood (Chelsea). We love the calamari salad with sticky rice at Omai and, at Co., the tomato, mozzarella and arugula salad with a glass of lumbrusco!
Our favorite five-minute meal: Mooncake Foods delivery, the seared tuna arugula salad!
She likes her eggs: In the fridge.
She will never eat: Anything that moos.
She makes the best: Trader Joe’s Frozen Spinach Pie
Her signature cocktail: Frozen margaritas
I loved it when she took me to: Any of her favorite Mexican restaurants for margaritas in the summer.
When she’s trying to impress me, she makes me: dinner (it doesn’t happen often)!
He likes his coffee: Skim lattes from Joe!
He makes the best: Bruschetta!
He absolutely hates: Carrots!
His all-time favorite meal: Prosciutto pizza
When he wants to sweep me off my feet (wants something!), he takes me to: Australia!