Tucson Tour

Tucson has a lot to offer, especially for someone who has spent the last nine months on an ┬áisland in Alaska. So in an effort to make my blood type salsa, I’ve been hitting up all the joints we frequented in college. The chicken burro enchilada style at El Minuto (354 South Main Street, next…

Eat BBQ? You’ll be wanting Moore’s

Moore’s Barbeque 3711 Dr M L King Jr Blvd New Bern, NC 28562 (252) 638-3937 In my quest to find even better pulled-pork sandwiches, my brother, sister-in-law, nephew and I were directed to Moore’s. Again, the North Carolina vinegar-based seasons and sauces were right on cue. The sandwich was tender and delicious. I bought the…

New Bern food tour part 2

I love pulled pork sandwiches. There is no need to complicate or use hyperbole because my love for them is simple and straight forward. This morning as my brother, his wife, my nephew and some of their friends and I waded through the masses of the New Bern Mum Fest I had one serious thing…

New Bern, N.C. food tour

So after Wal-mart a logical next stop was downtown for some more culture. We ate at Morgan’s Tavern and Grill in the heart of New Bern. The building is authentic old, not new and sterile trying to be old and historic. The original brick from when it was a garage in 1911 makes for a…

Napa’s finest sauce

So I’m in wine country for a week, and I have been on a mission. A few years ago I met up with a high school classmate and her friend in Napa. I drove us up the west side, and down the east side of the valley. I had decided not to taste since I…

Hula’s Escalon, CA – Food review

Hula’s 2261 Jackson Avenue (Highway 120) Escalon, CA Fishermen need, but don’t always get, good food. After a day of chasing trout, few things sound better than a bacon cheese burger, fries and a milkshake. Of course, most days that sounds pretty good… Anyway, after a half dozen or so trips up Highway 120 to…