Door County Duck

Why do I write of this duck? I didn’t grow up on duck. My mom reminds me tonight (and I well remember) of the one duck she’s cooked in her life, a Thanksgiving bird of family lore because it barely fed all of us at the table. Duck was not in my upbringing. And I…Continue readingDoor County Duck

Everything on a Stick

Ah, memories of Laos! That’s Jerry above with a bus-stop porksicle. It’s safe to say Laos has some of the best bus-station food in the world. (We think.) Plump grilled chicken (free-range, of course), buttery grilled fish, sticky rice and jaew. Bugs and frogs, too, should you desire them (we didn’t). And when you’re on…Continue readingEverything on a Stick