A few years ago, I was at an event on a pier along Manhattan’s west side. Milling around from booth to booth, a server approached me with a tray of what appeared to be miniature grilled cheese sandwiches , carefully presented on a specially designed tray.
As we head towards the chillier seasons, it’s beneficial to educate ourselves on some hot and hearty soups that can help warm up our days (and stomachs!).
Frequenters of Starbucks know the situation all too well: You're standing in line, reciting the precise order of the five different descriptors that constitute "your drink," when you hear the person in front of you make a request so foreign sounding it completely throws your concentration.