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CFS at the Hollister Grill: Onward with the Quest!

CFS at the Hollister Grill: Onward with the Quest!

Okay, anybody who’s paid attention to my previous posts on the subject knows that I’m on something of a Quest. A Quest to find the Best Chicken Fried Steak in Existence. Alright, alright, I’ll admit that this isn’t a full-time thing. Nothing like the Knights Templar and their Quest for the Holy Grail or anything. [Continue]

Empire Turkish Grill, Houston Texas — So Worth It!

Empire Turkish Grill, Houston Texas — So Worth It!

Last week, Bai Shin and I were out looking for mohair yarn.  Her mother knits and she wants a new mohair sweater, so she wanted to buy enough for her mom to make her one.  We found a place called Nimblefingers on Memorial Drive in Houston, just west of Gessner.  Upon arrival, I noticed a [Continue]

CFS at Pappy’s Café: The Quest Continues!

CFS at Pappy’s Café: The Quest Continues!

Okay, first of all, my apologies for the crappy photo above — it’s the best I could do with my cell-phone’s cheezy camera.  And while the photo might not get your mouth to a-watering, still, it gets the idea across. What will most likely be my never ending quest for finding the Perfect Chicken Fried [Continue]

Chicken Fried Steak — The Quest

Chicken Fried Steak — The Quest

It is not “country-fried steak.”  Those who feel compelled to modify the language to suit their own prejudices just need to get over it.  It’s chicken-fried because it’s fried like chicken. Simple as that. For years I’ve been on something of a quest.  If I visit a restaurant that has chicken fried steak on their [Continue]