Everything in moderation, comes from ancient Greece and the time of Aristotle. The sage of antiquity posited that finding a balance between excess and deficiency was the best course to take in life. He was not espousing in any way that a little vice was acceptable but rather that in life lived in extremes was not the best course.
I try to use this dictum in making food choices. Occasionally, I choose to indulge in what would make many ill because the taste fusion is to rich to pass on. I often eat based on how something looks. This morning I came across the image above. My first reaction, OMG. Then I calmed down and analyzed the contents. This is a cardiologists nightmare. So now I must have one.
My friends at Big Boys Burgers in Scarborough create these dishes just to force my periodic indulgence. I can’t wait to try this.