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27-JAN-2012 Ron

Jan 27th

Last year I was introduced to the pork chop biscuit at Hardee's. "Get it without the gravy" I was informed. I still remember that buttery soft biscuit with the perfectly grilled piece of heavenly pork resting between the two halves. We all would take turns stopping on occasion. We eventually stopped though (after deciding that we could stand to use a few pounds). I was told recently that they no longer have the pork chop biscuit, sigh.....great things never last.

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Alan K29-Jan-2012 07:28
We had those in Australia some time in the '70's. (Though under the name "Hartee's"; can't recall why the difference, but it was the same company.) I vaguely recall the jingle "Hurry on down to Hartee's, where the burgers are barbecued. No mention of pork chops, though.
But to the image; I really like what you've done here. One of my favourite paintings is Edward Hopper's "Gas" and this reminds me a little of it; the store being a beacon of light against the darkness of the forest beyond. The sharpness of the main sign against the relative softness of (for example) the roof tiles is a most interesting and effective visual effect.
Ron & Tracey29-Jan-2012 01:41
David-that biscuit is the only thing I've eaten from Hardee's since the '90's.
David Sands29-Jan-2012 00:53
Have not been in a Hardees since living in virgina beach while in the Navy (circa 1990's) Not of fan....
Rod28-Jan-2012 01:45
Never had the Pork Chop Biscuit, however the Charbroiled BBQ Chicken Sandwich is yum!
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