Good Eats At Blackstone Brewery and Pub in Nashville

Blackstone Brewery & Pub

This weekend I was pleasantly surprised by a visit from Haley’s parents and one of her sisters. Despite the cancellation of my surprise birthday party that I was supposed to have on Saturday, they came down anyway to spend time with us. After hours of running all over Nashville on Saturday, we worked up quite an appetite and decided to eat around the Vanderbilt area. Unfortunately I couldn’t make a decision and Haley chose …

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Genghis Grill of Franklin Is A No Frills, Tasty Mongolian Stir Fry

Genghis Grill

The first time I had experience with Mongolian Stir Fry (or Mongolian Barbecue) was at a Chinese buffet a several years ago. Over time, more and more Chinese buffets would offer food in this manner, but the selection of meat, vegetables, and sauces were limited. I didn’t experience my first full commercialized experience until bd’s Mongolian Grill back in Lexington, Kentucky. Since then, that has been my benchmark for all Mongolian stir fry restaurants.

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Steak Week Ends With A Bang At Charlie’s Steak House

Charlie's Steak House

“Steak Week” started off an amazing experience at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar and then continued with Longhorn Steakhouse. While not exactly a week’s worth of dining at steakhouses, both restaurants gave me plenty of steak leftovers for the next day. After four days of having steak, I made sure my fifth day would end at a steakhouse I considered one of my favorites since childhood. That place is Charlie’s Steak House in …

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Incredible, Flavorful Cupcakes at Sparkle Cupcake Company

Sparkle Cupcake Company

On Saturday, Haley and I were in Brentwood, TN running some errands. Not having had dinner yet, we were going to go to Longhorn and use one of the gift cards I received from work. After giving it some thought, I told her we had plenty of leftovers and could use the gift card for a rainy day. She agreed and as we made our way home, I mentioned that we could pick up …

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