"Sliders" are haute cousine

Victor Steinbok aardvark66 at GMAIL.COM
Mon Feb 25 06:27:15 UTC 2013

There are at least 5 restaurants in the Boston area alone (OK, so 3 of
them are from the same chain ;-) ) that use "Kobe beef sliders" or "Kobe
sliders" on their menus (this is from personal experience, not from


On 2/24/2013 2:33 PM, Joel S. Berson wrote:
> "Master chef Wolfgang Puck will create the menu for the official
> Academy Awards afterparty ... The 1500 guests will nosh on more than
> 50 dishes, including ... mini Kobe Burgers."
> Apparently the readers of Parade Magazine too are too upper
> (toasted?) bun to have understood had the word "sliders" been used.
> I learn, however, from Googling "Kobe sliders" that they are known in
> about 52,1000 places and about 105 Google Books.
> Joel

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