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Munchie Musings talks "fry meals"
French fries have graduated from side dish to entree lately amongst the local food trucks. Why eat them on the side when you can have them as your whole meal? "Fry meal" is a term I came up with to describe these fries as entrees. Start with a base of French fries and then top them with a meat and assorted toppings. A traditional example would be the classic chili fries. The fry meal concept got hot amongst the trucks when Johnny Breedlove of the California Love Truck introduced his carnitas fries I love these fries!
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Crazy for Crust makes a white hot chocolate candy cane martini
I used to loooooooove martinis. I'd drink them all the time. It was my choice drink when going out. Then I had a kid and my tolerance level for alcohol dropped to -134. And, really. No one likes a hangover. But no one likes a hangover less than a mom. I learned early on that Mama Dorothy is a 1 drink, glass of wine girl. But sometimes I miss martinis. I miss vodka. And ... sometimes you get the urge to do stuff with vodka ... like introduce it to a new BFF ... the candy cane.
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