Posts Tagged ‘BEEF’

Dickey’s offers up a Big Yellow Cup of Good Eatin’

Dickey’s offers up a Big Yellow Cup of Good Eatin’

The first thing my family said when we pulled into the Stratford Hills Shopping Center on Forest Hill was “What happened to Moe’s?” There in the place of Moe’s Southwest Grill where the signature greeting is “Welcome to Moe’s” was Dickey’s Barbecue Pit. The eleven-year-old who is fine tuned to remember these details said, “Oh […]

July 4th Isn’t the Only Time to Barbecue

July 4th Isn’t the Only Time to Barbecue

Happy belated Independence Day!  Hope you enjoyed the summer heat and a few beverages and something grilled as our founding fathers might have done all those years ago.  Second only to fireworks, barbecuing is among the most important 4th of July traditions–but it should by no means be the only time you light up the […]

Chocolate

Chocolate

Once again, I feel it necessary to stray from food and talk a little about that top space on the food guide pyramid. Chocolate come from cacao beans—another bean that has to be imported from the far reaches of this planet to be processed and made into either Hershey’s milk chocolate on one end—with only […]

Barbecue: A Journey Through the South for Your Mouth

Barbecue: A Journey Through the South for Your Mouth

I alluded to the fact that Virginia is void of her own unique style of barbecue in an earlier post but now I feel it appropriate to properly rant.  What the heck is that?!  Virginia, the place where the first Jamestown started what would become the US, the home of Washington, Jefferson, Madison, Poe, Maury […]