Ice Station Zebra Watch

A favorite of mine since i was a kid and more than likely because its a submarine movie - Ice Station Zebra was , I think, The first time I noticed a chronograph watch in a movie.   Now this little rant is not meant to do anything real useful except hopefully inspire … [Read more...]

Good chinese leftovers

I know that no one really wants to hear about my lunch. Moo Goo Gai Pan and House Mai Fun from Dragon Jade - but it was really good - when it was fresh last night it was good too and no I didn't eat the whole of two entrees by myself, I shared them. Anyways - i am posting this … [Read more...]

Linguine con Gamberetti (Shrimp)

Seafood & Pasta. A perfect marriage of flavors. I am always searching and experimenting with pasta dishes. I adore seafood & LOVE pasta, so for me it’s a natural combination. This dish has a unexpected little kick to it from the red pepper flakes. It’s a medley of … [Read more...]

Banh Mi Beef Sandwich from the Jasmine Deli

This is the beef deli sandwich from the Jasmine Deli in Minneapolis. Grilled beef, green peppers, carrots, and just a few jalapenos served on day old french bread. This lovely little sandwich is a combination of traditional Vietnamese cooking and the influence of French … [Read more...]

Who says that tacos and watermelon dont go together?

Come to think of it, I can't remember anyone having said that, but it seems like something someone who hasnt had tacos and watermelon would have said... AND yes it is a large taco and not a burrito. … [Read more...]