Monthly Archives: August 2009

Piedmont Park Green Market

Piedmont Park Green Market All photos by HX

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Donut Crawl: Chamblee – Dandy Donuts

Dandy Donuts and Sub-Base Sandwich Shoppe. This place is an anachronism in every sense of the word… From the sweet Chinese lady that makes Italian subs and donuts to the spelling of the name (“Shoppe” – we must be in … Continue reading

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Donut Crawl: Doraville – Deli Manjoo

And so our exploration continued, with HX and I ending up at the Buford Highway Farmers Market. One of the highlights of a trip to BHFM with HX is the stop at the food counter on the way out and … Continue reading

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Donut Crawl: Downtown – Sublime Donuts

HX and I were out exploring recently and I decided to start off by dropping by Sublime Donuts (Mary X gets all the credit for letting me know about this place – Thanks Mary!). While I grew up in the … Continue reading

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El Pollo Loco

Sometimes, in fact, I am in a hurry and I just want to eat and be on my way. And in those situations, as long as the food is good, I couldn’t care less if it’s a chain. While relatively … Continue reading

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Butter

I must have seen 5 separate posts on making butter last week and my butter bell was empty ( a “gadget” – maybe, but I think food storage devices are exempt from the “gadget” moniker) , so damn it – … Continue reading

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Galbi Tacos

Galbi tacos with roasted corn, yellow tomato and basil “salsa”. I really don’t need to say anything else – you can bow down before me. Galbi (pronounced “kai bee” – Korean for “rib”) are typically marinated and grilled (galbi gui) … Continue reading

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Morningside Farmers Market

Morningside Farmers Market All pics by HX – he’s 7.

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Hearth

I’ve driven past Hearth in Sandy Springs a few times over the last few weeks (it’s not too far from my home), so after reading FoodNearSnellville’s review I decided to give it a try. The standard menu (there’s also a … Continue reading

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Nightcap – Ouzo

I’d forgotten how much I enjoy the occasional nightcap…

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