Ort. Returns!

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Ort. Carlton.
Filet Mignon
2011/11/04 00:13:56
Dearfolk,
   I've been a few new places since I last wrote in. My favorite is Harry's Pig Shop at 2425 Jefferson Road (Homewood Village Shopping Center) here in Athens. Right now, the special running is this AMAZING ham-and-bean soup that isn't too salty. Yum!
   The general bill of fare is barbecue. You can choose from pork, hen, brisket, or tofu. The place also does ribs well, and has a rib special on Tuesdays. The pork is so well done that it doesn't require any sauce, although there are six to choose from (all homemade). They make their own salad dressings, too. And they have good vegetables (which occasionally vary) and barbecue hash.
   I'll be back as soon as I have time to post about some places in the Atlanta area that I've uncovered. BTW, I'm doing okay down here in 30601-land.
      Wholeheartedly, Ort.
leethebard
Sirloin
Re:Ort. Returns! 2011/11/04 04:59:05
Welcome back Ort. Missed your posts.....Hope to see another one real soon....ooohhh that soup sounds great. Thanks.
cecif
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Ort. Returns! 2011/11/04 10:58:04
welcome back
MilwFoodlovers
Filet Mignon
Re:Ort. Returns! 2011/11/04 13:23:19
Welcome back!
BBQ'd tofu?
sceptically yours,
MFL
Jennifer_4
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Ort. Returns! 2011/11/04 14:32:56
welcome back dear sir~! Ive missed your posts!
CajunKing
Sirloin
Re:Ort. Returns! 2011/11/04 15:29:39
Welcome Back you Ol' Scoundrel
 
We have missed you!
ann peeples
Sirloin
Re:Ort. Returns! 2011/11/04 21:20:06
Hi ort, glad to see you again.
stricken_detective
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Ort. Returns! 2011/11/06 00:57:37
Welcome back, Ort!
Foodbme
Porterhouse
Re:Ort. Returns! 2011/11/06 03:08:24
MilwFoodlovers
Welcome back!
BBQ'd tofu?
sceptically yours,
MFL

As Dr.Seuss would say:
I do tofu bbq, do you?
Tofu bbq is wonderful Glue,
It sticks to you, that tofu glue,
It sticks to your shoe,
that tofu glue,
And makes be go Boo-Hoo!
carlton pierre
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Ort. Returns! 2011/11/07 07:25:44
As many a traveler will tell you, it's good to go and always good to come home.
waltpiii
Cheeseburger
Re:Ort. Returns! 2011/11/07 10:00:07
Cecif,
 
I hope that all is well.
 
Walt
lleechef
Sirloin
Re:Ort. Returns! 2011/11/07 17:47:06
Yay!  Ort. is back!  Have you actually had barbecue tofu??
Heartbreaksoup
Cheeseburger
Re:Ort. Returns! 2011/11/09 15:07:48
It's always a pleasure to read what Ort. has to write, and while Harry's is by no means my favorite around Athens, it is certainly good.
Big_g
Cheeseburger
Re:Ort. Returns! 2011/11/09 15:40:29
Welcome back Ort, missed your observations and posts.
Ort. Carlton.
Filet Mignon
Re:Ort. Returns! 2012/01/20 01:16:02
Dearfolk,
   Harry's has greatly improved since I've taken to going there. Today I ate a pork plate that needed no sauce. The potato salad is excellent, too. BTW, I stand behind what I said about the specials... they're nearly always too good to be true. And it's all right down the road from my house.
      Wholeheartedly, Ort. Carlton in Amazing Athens.
P. S. My health continues to be pretty doggone good. Now I must return to lurk mode.
leethebard
Sirloin
Re:Ort. Returns! 2012/01/20 07:23:40
Lurk AND post,please Ort.!
CajunKing
Sirloin
Re:Ort. Returns! 2012/01/20 17:33:26
We miss you Ort
 
Good to hear your health is pretty doggone good
Dont be a lurker come and post as often as you can
 
WE MISS YOU WHEN YOUR NOT AROUND!
Wabbit
Cheeseburger
Re:Ort. Returns! 2012/01/22 12:58:53
Ort, Do miss your wise word's and love of Livermush. Glad to hear you are better.
Ort. Carlton.
Filet Mignon
Re:Ort. Returns! 2013/09/29 20:43:10
Dearfolk,
   Still eating at Harry's on Jefferson Road. Today I had fried wontons with mustard vinaigrette dressing instead of the usual sweet Thai-style sauce. They have an occasional special of hash brown potato bake that is out-of-this-world good.
   Their barbecued pork is good enough by itself that even sauces as well-crafted as theirs (all six homemade) can be an afterthought. And Harry's Hash is hard to beat.
   I'll keep y'all posted as I have time.
      Wholeheartedly, Ort. Carlton in Everpresent Athens.
mar52
Sirloin
Re:Ort. Returns! 2013/09/29 20:50:34
Hi Ort!
 
What's Brewing?
leethebard
Sirloin
Re:Ort. Returns! 2013/09/29 21:18:25
Glad to here fine words from Athens!!
TJ Jackson
Filet Mignon
Re:Ort. Returns! 2013/09/29 21:44:36
Ort is like the cicadas, back every seventeen years or so, makes some noise, then is gone again
 
Ok, Ok, he's not like that at all, and stop throwing things at me :-)
plb
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Ort. Returns! 2013/09/29 22:36:28
Welcome back.
mr chips
Filet Mignon
Re:Ort. Returns! 2013/09/30 02:59:17
Glad 2 c u posting again here.
Sundancer7
Fire Safety Admin
Re:Ort. Returns! 2013/09/30 07:38:43
I hear from Ort occasionally on Facebook.  He seems to be doing just fine.
 
Paul E. Smith
Knoxville, TN   
agnesrob
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Ort. Returns! 2013/09/30 17:21:40
It's great to see a post from you Ort!
CajunKing
Sirloin
Re:Ort. Returns! 2013/09/30 18:05:07
ORT!!!!!!!
 
Wassup???  Good to hear Harry's hash is still top notch, we wouldnt want you to fade away to nothingness.  Even though you pop up like a plague of locusts (As TJ called you) 
 
It is always good to see a post from my favorite roadfooder in good ole ATHENS, GA