My mom made fruitcakes every year during Christmas season; the rum they were soaked in was all I could smell in our house for weeks and I would only eat the special cake my mom made for me that had no alcohol (I prefer my booze in a glass, thanks). My mother said her fruitcakes … Continue reading Very Old Fruitcake!
If you can't make them see the light, make the feel the heat Ronald Reagan Before I hit the sack this afternoon the story of some Chili's Restaurants decision to hold fundraisers for Planned Parenthood, on the eve of the March for Life no less, broke @LifeNewsHQ Aw man, I liked @Chilis too. (see that … Continue reading My Media enquiry to Chili’s on Planned Parenthood & their Response
Yesterday all over the web and on TV shows everywhere (even from sane folks like Jake Tapper) about the horrible terrible news that your bacon will be the death of you. The WHO findings were drafted by a panel of 22 international experts who reviewed decades of research on the link between red meat, processed … Continue reading Bacon Panic + Poor Math Skills = Easy Money
Clemson U. is apologizing over its Mexican food day (emphasis added): Everything was going great. Students were loving the food and festivities. Except for two students, who took to Twitter to voice their displeasure with the school's decision to host such a "#CUlturallyInsensitive" event. Two students. Following which, a school bureaucrat in need of justifying … Continue reading Advice to Clemson: Have a Puerto Rican food day!
...while one can, in fact, make a good living in a niche market, and conventional wisdom might suggest this is a good long term move, the reality is that not only is conventional wisdom only correct until it's not but being in a business where there is practically an infinite amount of alternatives for your … Continue reading Some quick advice for Burger King…
When all of the problems of the world start to close in it's time to take a deep breath and get your mind on real life. In other words it's time to try and Make your own homemade curry. I've never had proper Indian Curry, the curry I've eaten locally are all from chinese restaurants … Continue reading How to Make DaTechGuy’s Homemade Chicken Curry
by baldilocks Yes, I can occasionally be caught live in the kitchen. Look quick. When growing up, my dinner task was making the salad. My mom bought the goods and I prepared them to her exacting specifications. As a result, I am very, shall we say, anal about salads. A clean vegetable is a happy … Continue reading Salad Snob
As all bloggers attending CPAC know if I fly to cover a story I bring Cannoli Assuming that I don't have the same trouble at the airport one year where they mysteriously disappeared once again there will be Cannoli for my fellow bloggers at CPAC (on a first come first served basis of course) But … Continue reading CPAC 2014 Preview of Cannoli Attractions Dutch Kitchen Bake Shop
One of my first memories of grocery shopping was going with my mother to the old Tom's Food world (now torn down and replaced by a McDonalds) where we passed by a display with a big sign proclaiming SPECIAL! GERBER BABY FOOD 10 FOR $1 and in very small print (reg 10 cents each) that's … Continue reading The fine print matters, even at Burger King
It's lunchtime. So let me share you some images of the Nashoba Club Restaurant And here is what I had If that's not an incentive to join us at the Nashoba Club Restaurant for our live broadcast on Sept 7th I'd like to know what is?
Today Michael Graham broadcast his show live from the Flying Rhino on Shrewsbury Street in Worcester MA There was a fair crowd in attendance for the broadcast: He was on Shrewsbury street to promote the Taste of Shrewsbury Street an annual Restaurant event. I talked to Paul Georgio one of the organizers: As Did Michael … Continue reading Michael Graham at the Flying Rhino Worcester Ma
After the Honor Your Oath Rally in NH I joined some friends for a late lunch early supper at the Barley House on Main street in Concord NH Tavern is the word for them as they have a wide selection of spirits to satisfy your taste for an adult beverage. Their web sites pushes their … Continue reading Food Review The Barley House Concord NH
Who would have thought I would have met a lady born in Palermo with the recipe for Cannoli Now you won't have to wait for me to bring them next year
On Tuesday's when I'm not with I hang out with the same group of guys that I've been hanging with for 20 to thirty years playing Board Games from Avalon Hill, Eagle Games and more. Because the host sings we used to have American Idol or some singing show on. I never cared for it … Continue reading Gotta Love Chopped
I talked to the Owners of Lago's Ristorante Even if you miss my event on Saturday (and you shouldn't) make sure you don't miss Lago's