It seems the family farms that produce the most heavenly, delectable, irreplaceable item on this earth are in financial trouble.
Of course, I'm talking about Parmigiano , of course, what did you think I was talking about?
The Italian Government has purchased 100,000 wheels of cheese in an effort to prop up the failing industry.
Damn. They could send me a wheel.
Have you priced the real stuff lately?
I can no longer buy it here locally, but I bought some in Houston Saturday.
But, the trip wasn't a total loss. I went to the downtown Spec's. (My annual Christmas pilgrimage), and look what I found!
The nectar of the Gods. They only had two left. I bought them both. I drank one that night, and I'm saving the last one for . . . . I don't know. A day I really need it.