My 12 Favorite Food Photos Of 2011

Making Brazilian brigadeiros last January. See the recipe.

Cook, eat, drink, travel, repeat. To mark the passing year (and my occasional photography triumphs), here's a look at 12 of my favorite food photos I snapped during all that cooking, eating, drinking and traveling in 2011. Here's to more deliciousness in 2012.

North Carolina oysters with an oyster crab nestled inside. All down the hatch.

Marzipan piggies. Nice, France.

Doctoring up a bowl of pho with plenty of tripe. From Pho 14.

Spicy pickled watermelon rind. You must try it.

Backyard crab boil.

  The fantastic hotel welcome: fixings for a Dark n' Stormy at Tucker's Point in Bermuda. p>

Champagne tasting in Champagne, France.

Paul Bakery's massive macaron.

Rhubarb puff tarts.

Making an emu egg omelet.

Midnight feast at Full Kee.