Goodbye 2017

Well!  2017 exceeded all my hopes and aspirations of the culinary variety.  From New York to San Francisco to Atlanta to Miami to France to Prague to Vienna to London to New Orleans … this foodie has had more yummy food that words can describe in one blog post. Certain trends popped up in my … Continue reading Goodbye 2017

Good Times! Doing Good!

Well!  This fall already promises tons of good times!  A “good time” for this foodie is all about lots of delicious food, yummy libations and scintillating conversations….  while bringing the community together to celebrate our local farmers, chefs and purveyors… and even better … while doing social good and giving back! So!  Before its too … Continue reading Good Times! Doing Good!

HOORAY For The New Season Of Westport Farmers’ Market

The date was on my calendar for weeks!  On May 18th 2017, Westport Farmers’ Market launched its new season.  And just like opening day each year, the market was packed with notable farmers, food and drink vendors, chefs, foodies, media…. and me!   🙂  I wouldn’t have missed it for the world.  The energy at … Continue reading HOORAY For The New Season Of Westport Farmers’ Market

Pho Takeover on Main Street

One of my favorite world cuisines is Vietnamese.  I have been enjoying it with my honey for over 25 years!  Back when our obsession first began, we used to live in northern New Jersey and would drive an hour and half to Plainfield New Jersey- just to get our Pho fix.  The town of Plainfield … Continue reading Pho Takeover on Main Street

Another Season. Another Reason to Celebrate!

I love Love LOVE farmers’ markets.  And one in particular holds a very special place in my heart.  The Westport Farmers’ Market, a brainchild of Paul Newman and chef Michel Nischan, has grown by leaps and bounds since its inception in 2006.  It is a meeting ground for up to 45 incredible vendors, rockstar area … Continue reading Another Season. Another Reason to Celebrate!

The Ramen-Pho Conundrum!!

Ramen or Pho?  Pho or Ramen? The questions kept buzzing in my head as soon as I settled down to order and eat at Mecha Noodle Bar in Fairfield.  What shall I order?  Everything looks so very tempting on this menu with plenty of versions of Pho as well as Ramen to choose from.  Over … Continue reading The Ramen-Pho Conundrum!!