Category: Tastes

Ville Taqueria Brings St. Matthews an Alternative to Pizza

Ville Taqueria Brings St. Matthews an Alternative to Pizza

| September 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Everyone likes Mexican food, don’t they? But what do we mean when we say “Mexican?”

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Quality Counts at Grind Burger Kitchen

Quality Counts at Grind Burger Kitchen

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

When you’re buying a car, a suit, a pair of shoes, a watch, or even a hamburger, quality makes a difference.

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Forget the Finery – It’s Fair Food Time

Forget the Finery – It’s Fair Food Time

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Let’s put the silverware aside. Lay the cloth napkins on the plate. Leave the laminated menus at the host’s station.

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Soup Dumplings? Soup in Dumplings Wins at The Joy Luck

Soup Dumplings? Soup in Dumplings Wins at The Joy Luck

| August 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

When I was a child, country-style chicken and dumplings wasn’t a thing in my citified family, but I wanted them to be. I would read about dumplings in children’s books and dream of tasting these succulent-sounding goodies.

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We Get Our Deli on at Stevens & Stevens

We Get Our Deli on at Stevens & Stevens

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mary took a bite of her sandwich – no easy task considering its oversize girth. She chewed gently, looked thoughtful, then firmly opined: “This is almost too much meat.”

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Thai Cafe: Not Quite “Consummate,” But Fun

Thai Cafe: Not Quite “Consummate,” But Fun

| July 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

Well hey now. What’s this? A new restaurant reviewer at The Courier-Journal? How about that.

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Eggs Over Frankfort Rings Diner-Style Breakfast Bell

Eggs Over Frankfort Rings Diner-Style Breakfast Bell

| July 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Frankfort Avenue – or just plain “The Avenue,” as its neighborhood business association likes to call it – has come a mighty long way in the generation since the late, lamented Deitrich’s started serving creative cuisine in an upscale environment in the old Crescent Theater, a place that at the time had seen considerably better days.

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Senor Iguanas is The Real Thing: Autentico!

Senor Iguanas is The Real Thing: Autentico!

| June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

In the consciousness of many Americans, Mexican food is that Cinco de Mayo pitcher of margaritas and a heaping plate of cheesy nachos.

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You Don’t Have To Speak French To Love La Coop

You Don’t Have To Speak French To Love La Coop

| June 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

You don’t need to know nearly as much French as you used to do in order to enjoy dinner without assistance at La Coop.

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Claudia’s Success is No Secret

Claudia’s Success is No Secret

| June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here in the bluegrass, you’ll find more than one Sanders with secrets.

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