Hoi Polloi

Hoi Polloi

Juxtapositions are great things.  As you know, I have been witness to many contrasts in my life.  Perspective can change things so very much.  In this case, I was returning to vegetarians ways.  With my enforced plant-based diet for over a month in Nepal, I […]

Sabor

Sabor

I hate waiting.   Although I have come to understand that for food, I am actually unduly patient compared to my peers.  Events that would drive acquaintances to rage would not bother me.  Things that would soon have my friends running for the door do not […]

Assenheims

Assenheims

When people ceaselessly wax lyrical about a place, I am suspicious.  It is similar to someone saying that something is very very good, no names of course.  Repetition tends to spoil the message.  Also, often it turns out that my tingling sense of dread is […]

Roganic

Roganic

There is sometimes reason to applaud bravado.  Here I must clarify, I do not mean that rather irritating braggart that you might remember from school but rather something more mature and in the business world.  Although the danger is that if things do not go […]

Madame D

Madame D

This review is in two parts, due to a repeat.  This is unusual but not unheard of on this blog, as I like to give restaurants the benefit of doubt when bad things happen.  Although the majority of restaurants ignore me when I ask nicely […]