2nd Annual Taste of the Pier
Redondo Beach,CA.- All summer, Southern California residents and visitors had a variety of events related to food to attend. The food tasting events continues into the Fall season. The Redondo Pier Association presented the 2nd Annual Taste of the Pier on Saturday, October 8 and Sunday, October 9, 2011 from 12:00-4:00PM.
My taste buds and I went to the food tasting on Saturday, October 8th. We were rewarded with cool oceans breezes, soothing sounds of ocean waves, delicious seafood and three local bands providing entertainment for the crowd on the... Read More
Turtle on the Rocks Last night at Dinner the menu was being perused with great attention. They had seen me look at the turtles in the Tank.
As I walked in I had commented on a tank full of turtles. Someone asked me if they were tortoises or turtles, and I said, "turtles" Then it was pointed out that turtles were from the sea and salt water and tortoises live in fresh water. Good to know, but whatever they are, I am very happy to keep one as a pet, but not happy to eat one for dinner. I have a few turtle stories.
I first tasted turtle, or tortoise, in Wuhan in China. I was... Read More
It always amuses me a bit to hear about cooks in other parts of the world scrambling about to assemble a very long list of ingredients to make some restaurant's version of Jambalaya. While it is true that the best jambalayas contain lots of different kinds of seafood and meat, no sane Louisianian would Ever go out to buy, say 12 shrimp, a third of a pound smoked sausage, a third of pound chicken, a third of a pound duck, 6 oysters, etc. In Louisiana, jambalaya is something you make when you have a fridge full of left-overs that you need to clean out. Jambalya is truly an infinitely... Read More
Why do they call it comfort food? Might it be because we need it? Could it be that with our stressful lives this remedy is what will make things seem better? Could the culinary world be a better place for allowing comfort food to hold it's ... well comforting allure? Is comfort food the big cozy blanket of love and reassurance we are lacking in our lives?
Pancakes, bacon, fried chicken, mashed potatoes with gravy, gravy and biscuits, chocolate milk, brownies, macaroni and cheese, freshly baked bread with butter or jams and pudding. These are still major players in the culinary world,... Read More
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