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Beach Bum

This is a coastal breeze, this is the wind blowing sand down the beach. Little sparrows sitting on rocks outside a chiringuito, waiting for tidbits of bread. This is sipping a cool caña while the sun blasts light onto a shimmering sea. This is the smell of grilled sardines fresh from a sand and charcoal […]

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Happy Halloween

whilst reading, listen to: ‘I Walk the line’ by Alien Sex Fiend   “The witching hour is upon us. Tales of terror are ripe for the telling. If you like tricks or treats, then the story of ‘murdering Maggie McGee’ will no doubt make you leap.” The Creepy Cook “How Good does that sound?” Maggie […]

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Later that Night…..

We ate fine fish at Kødbyens Fiskebar in the old meatpacking district. Danish Limfjorden oysters – the first day of the season for these meaty suckers. The restaurant in a celebratory mood, gave out glasses of complimentary oyster wine, i.e. Muscadet with each order. It had been a while… Mussels never charmed me so much, […]

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C-rations

A few bits from a book that could use a spork, “G.N” He took a can of chopped eggs, added some chocolate from a Hershey Trop bar— a high-melting-point chocolate developed for the jungle—and mixed in some Tabasco and A1 sauce, both of which he’d carefully hoarded from his last R&R. Then he added apricot […]

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Burger N’ Comics

Pulp and Burger grease, that’s how I feed my mind. And you? “G.N.”

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The Infamous Cocktail Sausage

While routing around looking for another fresh post to put up, the lead went dead when I got this great response: The cocktail sausages I think were just mini-hotdogs heated up in bbq sauce (I guess she must have made the sauce from scratch though…I dont remember there being alot of bbq sauce at *Migros?).               […]

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Pasta-Romance-Rejection

Girl X had put the pan on the boil, He sat at the table, boy Y had lucked out, a girl was cooking for him. She sprinkled salt into the now bubbling water. Love lust eyes, registering hungry only when being told to eat. A sucker for love, a crush of garlic in the water. […]

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Fading Summer

“G.N.”

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Chicken Fried Classic

When things run smooth. When you can pop in to a pop-up and have a great bite. Not just on one day but two. Things for that brief instant, can seem all good. Mofongo Gumbo Tamales: seafresh masa/plantain tamale- brilliant black bean pico de gallo. Biscuits n’ Gravy: Sock-It-To-Me Fried Chicken, Sausage Gravy and a […]

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Slow Food Monday

“Listen gang, I feel bad, one whole week has passed, and I haven’t churned out some beefy text for you all to chew on. This week I promise to fill your breadbasket with as many piping hot posts as I can.”     ‘G.N.’ Let’s start off with a top 5. 1.  When I look at those […]

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