Category Archives: Food

restaurants and kitchens. tasty and not so.

Ummm, just taste that big steaming bowl of Red Slime!

Given the amount of money that is generated annually by the food industry, it is surprising that Chef Jamie Oliver has not been the subject of some corporation’s Hit List. You can add an S to the front of that … Continue reading

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The government legislating your health: Good idea?

A perfect example of the law of unintended consequences is one currently in play in San Francisco. There, city officials passed a measure that prohibits fast food restaurants from giving free toys as a lure in promoting the sales of … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving and the Grandma noodles.

In my mind, I’m sitting at a big table with all my family at Thanksgiving. There might be a couple of strangers there too, or neighbors who had no other particular place to be and would enjoy sharing the wealth … Continue reading

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Bennigan’s rising from the dead near Dallas.

Remember Bennigan’s? In Tulsa, it was located near 71st and Yale and shut down without warning in 2008. It was not the only location that disappeared, and not the only brand of restaurant that went missing. Bennigan’s was never really … Continue reading

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