Category Archives: Food and Drink

Saturday Chip Day

Since I have been a little behind on my potato chip research, I decided to double up this afternoon. I thought I would also provide everyone a little glimpse behind the curtain to the large scale operation that is potato … Continue reading

Posted in Food and Drink, Polis, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Back to the Apotheke

Yesterday we ran into Larnaka to pick up Amy at the airport. We stopped at Zygi for lunch on the way back. The fish restaurant we always eat at was closed, so we had to pick a new one, but … Continue reading

Posted in ceramics, Cyprus, Food and Drink, Larnaka, Polis, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Midweek

Tuesday was a pretty good day at the apotheke. We stopped by the bakery on our way in and they had some new doughnuts, including small versions. I grabbed a small vanilla frosted with a boston cream filling, and a … Continue reading

Posted in Archaeology, ceramics, Cyprus, Food and Drink, Polis, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Welcome to the Apotheke

So today is the first real work day at the apotheke (storehouse). As we were getting our stuff ready to go, Bill was obsessing over whether he would be warm enough in the apotheke. He ended up wearing long pants, … Continue reading

Posted in Archaeology, ceramics, Cyprus, Food and Drink, Music, Polis, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

And the research begins.

I have received thousands of emails from people wondering how my potato research is coming along. So, let’s recap: So far I have tested and evaluated 51 different flavors of potato chips (see ratings below). They are rated on a … Continue reading

Posted in Food and Drink | Leave a comment

Last week of work

So today starts the last week of work for me on Cyprus. It has been a busy last few days. I’ve done a couple of days of pottery washing of the sherds Brandon and Tom have been recovering from their … Continue reading

Posted in Archaeology, ceramics, Cyprus, Food and Drink, Kourion, Larnaka, Polis, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Now in Larnaka

So, it has been a few days since my last post. I finished up my work in Polis and have now moved over to Larnaka, where I will be until the 9th. Brandon and Tom L. are excavating a small … Continue reading

Posted in Archaeology, Cyprus, Food and Drink, Larnaka, Uncategorized | Leave a comment