Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Lunch Special - Salad and a Slice

Mini-sized Chopped salad - romaine and iceberg lettuce, red cabbage, sopressata, artichoke hearts, kalamata olives, provolone, grape tomatoes, red onions, carrots and cucumbers in the house vinaigrette,

Mushroom pizza slice (!) - baby portobello, shitake, oyster and button mushrooms, spinach and rosemary with whipped ricotta,

condiments.

At Luna Pizzeria, original Kirby location

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Catfish and Shrimp Snack Basket plus Gumbo

Two hand-battered catfish pieces and two jumbo shrimp served over fries with one hushpuppy,

Chicken and sausage gumbo with okra and tomatoes in a spicy brown roux, cup.

From Catfish Station, 7903 Beechnut

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Platillo - Barbacoa, Desebrada

Barbacoa on the left, Desebrada (shredded beef) on the right, with frijoles, arroz con vegetales, salsas and limon,

Quatro tortillas de maiz (hecho a mano), cilantro y cibolla

from Amigo's Supermarket, W. Bellfort @ Roark Rd., Houston

Monday, May 22, 2017

Mantoo and Bouranee Baunjan

Bouranee Baunjan - eggplant, tomato, onion, yogurt,

Mantoo - Afghan dumplings with ground meat and onion filling, topped with yogurt, chickpeas, a hot sauce and mint,

Naan

at Afghan Village 

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Ahi Tuna Burger and Fries


Sushi-grade tuna, sprouts, teriyaki, honey wasabi, nori chips, pickled ginger, mayo, red leaf lettuce, white onion, beefsteak tomato on a house-baked bun,

Kennebec fries (small order)

at Hopdoddy Burger Bar (Village Location)

Friday, May 12, 2017

Crunchy Chicken Sandwich, Soba Noodles, Tabouli

Baked chicken, nut 'crumble,' crushed chips, pickles, provolone, and buttermilk ranch on a pretzel bun

Foreground - Tabouli with cauliflower, chickpeas and fresh herbs.  Background - Soba Noodles with cucumbers, snow peas and cilantro

at Local Foods (Village location)


Monday, May 8, 2017

Samosas, Kachoris, Katta Dhokla and Khandvi

Top row:  Vegetable samosas and a coriander/chile chutney
Middle row:  Kachoris and tamarind chutney
Bottom row: Katta Dhokla and Khandvi

from Masala Munchies