Category Archives: Thanksgiving

Don’t forget the $66 side dish.

Photo via Neiman Marcus.

Retailer Neiman Marcus has unveiled a $66 (plus $15.50 shipping) side dish of frozen collard greens.  That’s right, folks..for the low, low price of $81.50, you can have some frozen greens delivered frozen to your door.  Can you say, “More money than sense” here?  COLLARD GREENS.  ALMOST $100 FOR COLLARD GREENS. My entire Thanksgiving meal […]

Thanksgiving With A Side Of Pork Fried Rice.

Hey, Al..just sitting here like a ticking time bomb of botulism..don't mind me.

I come from a family of cooks.  Serious, Bon Appetit reading, spices you’ve never heard of using, take no prisoners, start cooking a week before Thanksgiving cooks.  And then there’s me.  My first solo turkey was in 1993 in Charleston, SC.  I cooked the giblets in the turkey and had to throw the whole thing […]