Buying meat

Ah, fresh beef cut to order. I appreciate that we can easily get “kefta” (ground beef) ground with whatever amount of fat requested. Any part of a cow you are interested in is probably represented here. Our local butcher is a familiar face who welcomes with a smile and various friendly greetings. The only times I … More Buying meat

The chicken man

Down the street from Omar, the fruit and vegetable guy, is the “chicken man” nestled under his orange awning. (And yes, in case you are wondering, I did buy some of those delicious, sweet beets sitting there.) The chicken man has so much more than poultry!  He has my favorite olives, marinated with citrus. He … More The chicken man