9/3/2012 – 9/9/2012
Computer is working! And it seems out of place in the almost painfully beautiful Douro Valley, 90 miles east of the city of Porto. Life here has the pace of 50 years ago…if not more!
Tuesday, September 4, Weekly Feature:
Not Just Any Port in a Storm
I’ve been hanging out with Taylor Fladgate the last few days; today, I’ll tell you all about the astonishing array of energies that has led them to the top…including the construction and maintenance of the most luxurious hotel in Portugal!
Thursday, September 6,
It’s Raining Pluots Classic:
We all need to know more about what is possibly the greatest fruit hybrid of all time!
Friday, September 7, New Video:
You Say Rouget, I Say Barbouni
It’s not quite as poetic when Americans say it–red mullet–but it is the same, small, delicious rock-feeding fish that is served whole in many Mediterranean restaurants. I like mine Greek-style, where they batter it lightly and fry in a pan. Learn all about the wonders–including footage I made this spring in Greece–of barbouni, from this Friday’s video.
Sunday, September 9, My 5:
Favorite Burger Toppings
Keep the pile-ups for another day! Following the precepts of my dear old–I show how simple is better when it comes to dressing a burger. Luddites arise!