Something fresh from Britain: Fresh & Easy Markets


Baps. Spotted Dick. Bubble 'n' Squeak. A nice fry-up.

One doesn't normally associate good food with Britain, Jamie Oliver and Nigella Lawson notwithstanding. That's why this latest British invasion is such a delicious shock.

Fresh & Easy, the new grocery chain opening stores all over Southern California, Nevada and Arizona, is an all-out attempt by British giant Tesco to conquer the American shopper, and by default, their tastebuds. Judging from the way people are buzzing about the stores, it might just be onto something.