The world of mushrooms is vast and diverse, yet it remains relatively unknown to many American consumers, says Olga Tzogas, founder of Smugtown Mushrooms. Tzogas says that most people are familiar with just a few types available in the produce aisle, such as white button, cremini, and portobella.
Last week, I decided to make a rare healthy decision for myself and head to Saha Med Grill in College Town for one of its bangin' Greek salads. I paid the $1.50 to park on Mt. Hope Avenue, only to find a sign indicating that Saha's College Town location was closed (the University Avenue business is still open, though).
In this occasional round-up series, CITY is trying its own food and beer pairings at brewpubs in and around Rochester. In the first part, published in September, we scoped things out at Roc Brewing, Swiftwater, and the Rohrbach Beer Hall, all close to the center city.