Posts Tagged ‘German grocery stores’

Tunnicliff’s Tavern Comes Close to the Reuben of My Dreams

Late at night, while the rest of the city dreams of illicit encounters and lost loved ones, I dream about the perfect Reuben sandwich. In my nocturnal haze, I’m at a bar, my fingers wrapped around two lightly buttered, not-so-greasy, perfectly toasted pieces of rye. My teeth sink into meltingly tender slices of corned beef […]

The ‘American’ Section in a German Grocery Store

If you want a glimpse at how other cultures view American gastronomy, check out this U.S. "ethnic" food section in a German gourmet megastore. I have three words for you: cheap processed foods. By the way, what kind of American expat living in Germany can't survive without Crisco and Marshmallow Fluff?