Sunday, February 26, 2017

February 26, 2017

Perfect score !

Octopi at Zenon Taverna in Astoria. Had the Saganaki which was outstanding. The saganaki cheese is flambéed at the table (sometimes with a shout of "opa!"), and the flames then extinguished with a squeeze of fresh lemon juice.

Discussion on Rex Parker's blog: Octopi or octopuses or even octopodes ? From today's crossword: 78D - Sea creatures with remarkably high I.Q.s : OCTOPI. You like tomato and I like tomahto Potato, potahto, Tomato, tomahto: Let's call the whole thing off.

"“Mischief and craft are plainly seen to be characteristics of this creature.” --Claudius Aelianus.

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