Thursday, October 25, 2012

Local Love : Heirloom Cafe

I had lunch with a friend yesterday
and we decided to meet up at a local place 
called Heirloom Cafe that people around here 
have been gushing about. 

I decided to give it a shot
and I'm so glad that I did.


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They have an awesome patio
and it was such a beautiful sunny day
to sit beneath a big red umbrella
and chat with a good friend.

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I decided to live life on the edge and order a Mimosa.
Who was that relaxed woman, sitting outside without children,
and drinking a champagne drink at 11:30 in the morning?

Me, that's who. I know, I'm just so crazy.

The drink was yummy, by the way.

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The waitress was very accomidating 
about my gluten nonsense and 
suggested that I order the Fall Fig Salad.

Mixed greens, dried figs, roasted fall squash,
pickled red onions, goat cheese, candied pecan vinaigrette...
be still my beating heart.
 
It was sooooooooo yummy!
 So, I can honestly send some local love to Heirloom Cafe.

4 comments:

Caroline @ The Feminist Housewife said...

I love Heirloom too!! One of my favorites!

Linda D. said...

I want to go there and have exactly the same meal and sit under that exactly beautiful red umbrella! Sigh. So awesome.

Katherine said...

I love finding wonderful local restaurants!

Sue said...

Gorgeous salad!

=)