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Another Boring Meal at Joe's

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Another Boring Meal at Joe's

StephenB | May 2, 2003 02:41 PM

Menu for 3 of us on May Day at Joe's Noodle House.

Appetitizers

A41--Baby conch with minced garlic
A56--Chopped leek stem with pork, garlic and black bean sauce
A15--Sesame shredded pork ear
A41--Fried baby smelt with penuts(sic)

Home style Entrees

F26--Tender shrimp sauteed with edamame
T06--Calamari sauteed with leek stem
F03--Steamed pork ribs with rice powder

The pig's ear tastes like cold bacon. It's good but a little goes a long way.

The pork ribs were a little spicy, served with sweet potatoes -- much like you'd have at a southern American Sunday dinner.

The calamari was only on the table for a few seconds. We have lightening chopsticks.

Everything else was flavorful and satisfying in surprising ways. Oh well, only another 175 dishes to go (unless, God forbid, they change the menu).

One of us was celebrating a birthday. At the end of the meal, the owner, Audrey, presented us with a kind of hot bread-pudding cake. Sweet, soft, delicious. That also disappeared in the blink of an eye.

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