Not quite ordinary
- Wednesday, 01 June 2011
The early part of the afternoon was also something of an oddity for me. On a quick lunch run with my sister, I recalled hearing word of a local cheese shop selling vegan grilled cheese sandwiches . Sacred Wheel , the shop of interest, was mere steps away from the deli from which my sister purchased sandwiches for herself and the birthday boy. Opting to indulge my curiosity about whether the aforementioned vegan grilled cheese sandwiches were still in circulation, I ended up wandering into a place I normally would not expect to find vegan-friendly food options.
Sacred Wheel was indeed serving vegan grilled cheese sandwiches today. Vegan seafood chowder was also on the menu, but I decided to stick with just a small sandwich: a combination of sliced artisan bread, cheddar-style Sheese vegan cheese (also sold prepackaged in a small variety of flavors), and basil pesto, pressed panini -style to a golden crisp. The vegan cheese seemed...