Archive of ‘Food I Paid For’ category

The Pancake Egg Burger

The Pancake Egg BurgerAt first glance the Pancake Egg Burger looks like something I created. In fact, it bears an almost eerie similarity to the Pancake Burrito Burger that I came up with when I found a McDonald’s near my work that served breakfast all day long. Fear not though blog readers, I didn’t just recycle an old idea of mine to come up with something new to write about, I actually found this sandwich on the specials menu when I stopped for … Continue Reading »

Deep Fried Butter

Deep Fried ButterLast summer the big hit at state fairs across the country was deep fried beer, but this year it seems like deep fried butter has taken its place as the completely ridiculous food to try. The Wisconsin State Fair started this past Thursday, and can you guess what my first stop was when I headed down there? Yep, the tent that was selling deep fried butter!

Deep fried butter (at least the stuff served at the fair here in Milwaukee) … Continue Reading »

The Clock Stopper Burger

The Clock Stopper BurgerIt seems like every bar or restaurant out there has been adding gigantic burgers or crazy eating challenges to their menus lately, and you know what? I’m totally cool with that. I stopped at Off the Clock Bar & Grill recently for dinner and that’s where I came across the Clock Stopper, a 1/3 pound Angus burger topped with Cheddar cheese and onions and served with two grilled cheese sandwiches as the bun. Oh yeah, and if that wasn’t enough … Continue Reading »

Pizza Flavored Beer

Pizza Flavored BeerI came across this Mama Mia! Pizza Beer in the Sprecher Brewery gift shop and just couldn’t resist buying a bottle to try. The beer (invented by a husband and wife in their home brewery, but bottled by Sprecher) is flavored with oregano, basil, tomato and garlic. Although it wasn’t as bad as I thought it would be it really wasn’t all that great either, and I’ll tell you why.

The creators of Pizza Beer state that their goal was … Continue Reading »

Lamb Tacos

Lamb TacosI’d never seen lamb tacos offered at a Mexican restaurant before I decided to stop at Poco Loco Cantina one day for lunch, so when I noticed them on the menu I knew that I had to give them a try.

Even though I eat tons of meat I felt bad about eating lamb for some reason, but Poco Loco serves free range lamb that are never tethered or raised in confinement, so at least I know that the lamb … Continue Reading »

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