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Bittersweet Symphony

The summer is slowly but surely winding down, Mastication Monologues readers, but that doesn’t mean that the posts are going to be slowing down as well.   742 more words

American Cuisine

Light Crab Cakes

So after my recent trip to Baltimore and my new love for the show The Wire, I had a sudden craving for crab cakes. I’m up to season 2 in the Wire, and I still haven’t seen anything remotely “crabby” about it yet, but I tend to associate Baltimore with crab. 247 more words


Summer Snapshots

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Date Nights: The Alibi Room

The Alibi Room located in the “quiet” part of Gas town offers a large selection of beer on tap. There is no obvious sign to this place , you’d have to look up to see a tiny sign hanging there. 543 more words


As one of Nashville’s most prominent neighborhoods, the Gulch is known for its expensive real estate, convenient downtown locale, and recently relocated-to-Nashville residents. Dominated by “swanky” high-rise apartments, retail space, and restaurants the area isn’t all about tree-lined streets and fenced backyards. 406 more words


Karl’s Refrigerator Chicken Soup III

This is a dish that I make every few months. When I make a chicken dish, I frequently buy whole chickens and cut them up myself. 889 more words