Modern Day Deliverance

For the record, I have never seen the move Deliverance. It is about 4 friends who travel to the south for a river rafting trip. They run afoul of the locals who consider them “city folk” and the trip turns into a nightmare. In September, I was looking...

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving this week! This is the time when we are supposed to eat too much food and not feel bad about it. Everyone is doing it so there is no one to judge you. I hope that the time spent with family is richly rewarding. Enjoy your meals wherever you are....

Fiddler’s Elbow

On a recent post, I reviewed Fat’s Grill in downtown Sugarhouse. Since I did not want to venture far, I decided to review Fiddler’s Elbow. The first time I ate here was back in 2004 to watch an NBA Finals game. Every March, some friends and I meet here to...

Rice Pilaf

Until my recent cooking classes, I wondered what exactly was rice pilaf. I knew that I had eaten it before, but never understood what made it a “pilaf.” Rice Pilaf is a dish in which the rice is cooked in a seasoned broth. Depending on the local cuisine,...