Vegetarian at Jack Fry’s? Why not?

I've lived in Kentucky over six years without ever going to Jack Fry's even though it's within walking distance of my house. I think I was intimidated. By Jack Fry's reputation, the understated store front, the lack of advertising, all bespeaking a restaurant that has such a well established clientele, it will never need new... Continue Reading →

What’s your favorite vegetarian restaurant?

If you live in Louisville, Kentucky, we would like to hear from you! We're looking for community consensus on the city's best restaurants for vegetarians. Restaurants need not be exclusively vegetarian, but they should have good vegetarian food and at least one vegan option. Restaurant owners, please feel free to nominate your business. Simply put... Continue Reading →

Blueberry Brownies

I was staring at the fresh blueberries we had left over from Fresh Stop Markets. Even after our Sunday morning blueberry pancakes, there were still quite a few left. The crime partner and I discussed our many options. "Soak them in Gran Marnier," he said. This is actually a fall back option for berries in... Continue Reading →

Beyond Burger at Shenanigans

It's officially no longer the age of Aquarius, it's the age of the veggie burger. Shenanigans Irish Grille, at 1611 Norris Place, has updated their menu to include the Beyond burger. Like the impossible burger, the Beyond burger was designed to trick my carnivore mind into thinking something died so I could live. (Technically, a... Continue Reading →

Veg out with Red Top Dogs

If you're looking for a gourmet meatless hot dog, Red Top Dogs, at Logan and Mary Streets, has you covered. I had occasion to try the veg-out dog from RTD because they brought a food truck to the recent bike in at Shelby Park. The hot dog was hearty and delicious. Tofu sausage comes encased... Continue Reading →

A Biblical Lunch at Queen of Sheba

I was curious about an Ethiopian restaurant that would name itself after a minor character in the old Testament. Turns out, Queen of Sheba Restaurant is an oasis of delicious vegetarian food. It is located on Taylorsville Road, past Strathmoor Village. The neighborhood, decor, and service at Queen of Sheba are unremarkable. The food, however,... Continue Reading →

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