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RIP Ron Zappe

uptownlibrarian Jun 2, 2010 07:02 AM

Ron Zappe, founder of Zapp's, has died.

http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/a...

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  1. N.O.Food RE: uptownlibrarian Jun 2, 2010 04:18 PM

    yeah, that's a bummer

    1. bourbonstjoe RE: uptownlibrarian Jun 2, 2010 08:01 PM

      Verti Mart and now this. SIGH.

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        Liz Gober RE: uptownlibrarian Jun 3, 2010 02:43 PM

        Did the guy who runs Verti Mart die or did Verti Mart close??

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          uptownlibrarian RE: Liz Gober Jun 3, 2010 03:42 PM

          http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/7109...

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          nolapark RE: uptownlibrarian Jun 3, 2010 04:42 PM

          eating a mini bag every day this week in Ron's honor...today was salt & vinegar...tomorrow is gator dill

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            mrsfury RE: nolapark Jun 3, 2010 07:51 PM

            My fave is the creole tomato.

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              roro1831 RE: mrsfury Jun 4, 2010 05:59 AM

              +100 on the creole tomato

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