Sandwich Travels

August is National Sandwich month! Despite not being a huge fan of sandwiches, there are many that I love around the world and I thought it would be fun to share my favorites. France - my absolute favorite is ham and butter on a baguette, a classic.  When I first move to France I thought this was the most bizarre combination, that is, until I tasted it. Forget mustard. Forget mayonnaise. The … [Read more...]

Great Grilled Cheese in San Francisco

Ah, the classic grilled cheese...I grew up with Velveeta, so my cheese sandwiches were melted Parkay butter, a slice of Velveeta melted to perfection with a squirt of ketchup.  And even though even I don't make them that often any more, I've graduated to a good cheddar, real butter, and SOSU sriracha ketchup. Sometimes I will throw in an egg in too, but then I am not sure that is technically still … [Read more...]

Bacon Bacon Truck San Francisco

Finally! This truck launched in San Francisco with a fanfare.  It was written up Thrillist and other local news and foodie sites.  It is even featured in the Food Network's food trucks local competition. But who cares about all that...I just wanted to eat the bacon! I tracked it on Facebook for weeks trying to catch them when they were near my office (I don't have a car) and finally, finally, I … [Read more...]