I know, you were excepting something Irish. After all, it is Saint Patrick’s Day and National Irish Food Day. I must confess, I wasn’t much in the mood for the usual over-the-top craziness that most Americans embrace on Saint Patrick’s Day. Like the rest of the world, I was thinking about hunkering down.
Last weekend in the sleepy little town of Sutter Creek, there was a car show and chili cook-off. Why do car shows and chili go so well together? Or more to the point, why does chili appeal to men as much as hot rods do? I haven’t a clue . . .