what’s a salad to you?…

I will never forget the time I ordered a “Chicken Salad” at a diner on the Northshore of Chicago expecting to get slices of grilled chicken breast on a bed of greens and vegetables and to my horror, instead, I got a scoop of mayonnaisey shredded chicken on single romaine lettuce leaf and three stem-on […]

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what’s a salad to you?…

I will never forget the time I ordered a “Chicken Salad” at a diner on the Northshore of Chicago expecting to get slices of grilled chicken breast on a bed of greens and vegetables and to my horror, instead, I got a scoop of mayonnaisey shredded chicken on single romaine lettuce leaf and three stem-on […]

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choose wisely…

Yes, I know I’m stalling for time until I can post an adequate, substantive post. Until then, humor me. Let’s play a game:1). If you could choose to eat only ONE cuisine (ethnic), which would you choose? Please try to be specific. Nation or (even better), national region suffices. 2). If you shrunk and became […]

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choose wisely…

Yes, I know I’m stalling for time until I can post an adequate, substantive post. Until then, humor me. Let’s play a game:1). If you could choose to eat only ONE cuisine (ethnic), which would you choose? Please try to be specific. Nation or (even better), national region suffices. 2). If you shrunk and became […]

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i want…

I’ve been waiting, and now that it’s here, I want!! I want! I want! I want! … sigh…

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i want…

I’ve been waiting, and now that it’s here, I want!! I want! I want! I want! … sigh…

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amuse…

Like any good amuse, i hope this post serves to “tease the palate” for the good things (i hope you find them to be good) to come. So, why the “Ulterior Epicure?” Well, ulterior because I choose to remain under a veil of anonymity.* For the purposes of this blog, what I do for a […]

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amuse…

Like any good amuse, i hope this post serves to “tease the palate” for the good things (i hope you find them to be good) to come. So, why the “Ulterior Epicure?” Well, ulterior because I choose to remain under a veil of anonymity.* For the purposes of this blog, what I do for a […]

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