Category Archive: Commentary

Articles that I read pertaining to food.

BYOB

  Here’s a great cork tip from one of our readers Valerie Lans. This will save you lots of cashola. Those that know me know I like to enjoy a glass or two of wine when dining out. So, I did the math… Two glasses of wine for me can cost $14 (at least). Plus, …

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Top Secret’s Benihana Ginger Salad Dressing by Todd Wilbur

  Recently, our friend Val sent in a request, “Dear Girl, I just love the ginger dressing you get from Hibachi restaurants.  Any ideas?” Why, yes I do! Whenever I eat at a Japanese restaurant, I look forward to the ginger dressing; always requesting extra. I even use the dressing for dipping crusty breads, and …

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Make Mine Chocolate!

madame bunny, photo by Jenny MacBeth

If you don’t know, I’m a bunny lover. There is nothing yummier than a big ole chocolate bunny, but I’m also fond of the furry, breathing kind. I’ve been raising domestic rabbits for 12 years, and they bring such joy to our life. Because I adore these misunderstood animals, I need to address a big …

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Giant Eagle’s Market District

Market District, Photo from columbusfoodie.com

Pittsburgh’s Big Bird (aka Giant Eagle) made national news on CBS Sunday Morning News. The morning commentary was about Taste Test Markets. Now, there’s my calling – Official Taste Tester. Columbus, OH is considered the nations central test market. Several restaurants in the area test their new food ideas in the area. Who knew Columbus …

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25 Most Hated Foods

Photo from thebostonchannel.com

My friend Shelly posted this article on Facebook, America’s 25 Most Hated Foods. Of course I had to check it out. I like 22 out of the 25 hated foods. It’s obvious that this girl likes to eat. Topping the hated list is Mayo. Why?!? I love Hellmann’s mayonnaise. I’m not a fan of Miracle …

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