With 2006 coming to a close, I found myself reflecting on some of the more notable dishes that I've had in over the last 12 months, while woofing down a very tasty hot pepper pizza at the Star Tavern in Orange. "Notable" as in they made me utter aloud "wow, that's good."
Who doesn't like lists? Everyone likes lists. Lists give our lives order. Even unordered lists give our lives order. And they sure give writers and editors something to do at the end of the year.
And so the "Best of" lists were born. Right there at the bar, the incubator of so many great ideas.