We got up early Saturday morning and headed to Bowman Orchards to pick strawberries. We just managed to beat the rain, just getting doused on the ride back from the field to pay, loaded down with almost 20 lbs of bright red, juicy strawberries.
It’s pretty great when you don’t even set out to have an awesome food day, but just stumble into it. Today was such a day. Continue reading
Late in 2015 I finally decided to admit defeat on finding interesting Japanese candy locally. I may not have looked hard enough, but I found almost nothing. It was disappointing. You (I) can only watch so many fun things you want to try scroll by on Twitter, etc., tasted and tested by other people, before you just want to get in on it yourself. After a little poking around at sites I’d seen recommended, I went with napaJapan and placed an order. Mostly Hi Chew and Mentos. Continue reading
Impulse bought a box of new Smoked Gouda Triscuits at Target and normally wouldn’t bother blogging about them, but these are fabulous. It’s a good thing they’re Triscuits, because I feel like it would be easy to destroy a box of a lighter, easier to eat cracker that tasted this good.Seriously, if you like Triscuits and smoked gouda, try these. Continue reading
Short and very sweet review of these, if you can still find them.
I grabbed this bag of the excessively overnamed Hannahmax Crunchy Limited Edition Cookie Chips Gingered Gingerbread at a steep clearance discount at Target a bit after Christmas. Continue reading
I love gingerbread cookies. Gingersnaps. Gingerbread. I was pumped to try this premium Gingerbread Cookie ice cream from Perry’s.
For Christmas, my lovely wife decided to take me on a tour of (mostly) Eastern Europe via snacks. Last year it was a selection of British sweets, this year Poland, Ukraine, Russia, etc. Below is a summary and I’ll post follow ups as these are consumed.