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#41: Tashmoo!

Yesterday my brother and I paid a visit to a very unique and uniquely Detroit institution: Tashmoo Biergarten. Even with Detroit getting such media coverage that it’s the place where the “cool kids” are congregating nowadays, it’s great to see … Continue reading

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Just ’cause something is checked off doesn’t mean I won’t stop doing it…

OK, so #60 is Vacation with Friends in Another State. Well, that was among the first things to check off, but most of the same group got together again in Chicago for our annual Winter Weekend, and it was a … Continue reading

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#41 Update: So Scrummy.

Back to resuming the task of trying out some new Michigan restaurants. Friday night in Grand Rapids we ventured to a place that refers to itself as a Gastropub. Now, the etymology of Gastropub – describing a high-end pub or … Continue reading

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The start of #41: New restaurants begin with Organic Pizza.

Silvio’s Organic Pizza, that is. Just off the main Diag on North U. Good menu, pizza had great crust, although be aware that the onions are sauteed rather than fresh chopped. That threw me a little, but otherwise it was … Continue reading

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The first item!

First up: a Whiskey Sour for New Year’s.  Going to make something that my parents drank years ago, trying to demonstrate some modicum of maturity. It turned out OK, but nothing really earth-shaking. Which is just fine.  The bar has … Continue reading

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