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Happy Hour: Ode to Cheese

Happy Hour: Ode to Cheese

Some of my most lasting culinary tastes were formed during my time abroad in the United Kingdom.  Certainly my tea habit was developed in England, with my fondest food memories coming from high tea in Harrods and strawberry cream tea in Stratford-upon-Avon.  My current love of cheese grew from those…

Happy Hour:  A chain restaurant with promise.

Happy Hour: A chain restaurant with promise.

Normally, I stay away from national chain restaurants for a few reasons.  The food is usually mediocre,  unimaginative, and/or salt-laden, and the service is typically poor.  They emphasize quantity over quality.  There are a few exceptions, of course; and once in a while I’ll stumble upon a “new” chain that has…