All posts by Fairfield County Foodie

Hi, I am a total and utter foodie! A resident of Fairfield County, CT. I love to try out area restaurants and find new favorites. I love to cook and try new and fresh recipes! Step aside dieters and calorie-counters. This is no place for you! My philosophy: Food needs to be done right, respected and enjoyed! I will give you my take on the best restaurants in Fairfield County CT. With an added bonus of great recipes to try when eating out is not an option. So, come join me on this culinary ride. Yours truly, FairfieldCountyFoodie

Two Friends. Simultaneous Foodgasm!

For a die-hard foodie like me, all I ever want is to dine at a fantastic restaurant with someone who enjoys all things food as much as I do.  You can bet that no carb-phobia, sugar-aversion or calorie-induced-guilt will be allowed at that table.  No sir!

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Sweet Truth!

What is my Sweet Truth?  Well, I have a sweet tooth!  🙂

It’s been a source of pure joy for me.  It keeps my anticipation up and excitement going strong throughout a meal because I just cannot wait for the dessert course.  And when the sweet … Continue Reading ››

The Pastry Hideaway – Bakery & Cafe

My heart did a somersault at the first bite of the pain au chocolat.  They had nailed it!  Remarkably flaky… so much so that the exterior had an unmistakably delicate crunch.  Ah! that unmistakable crunch which, with every bite, caused teeny-tiny flaky crumbs to scatter all over my … Continue Reading ››

Biggest and Baddest Food Festival

… is now less than two weeks away!   If you don’t have your tickets already then, pray tell me, what are you waiting for?!

The annual Greenwich Wine & Food Festival is packed with non-stop tastings of delicious food and drinks….  tent after … Continue Reading ››

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 … Continue Reading ››

Zoni Foods – Healthy, Tasty & Quick Weeknight Meals!

It is no secret that we are in an era of health conscious eating.  We are juicing, we are “vita- mixing” and we are frequenting local farmers' markets to score fresh and seasonal bounty.  Although with busy work/home schedules, that don’t allow for too much time spent on food-shopping … Continue Reading ››

Welcome To Westport, Muñoz del Castillo Family!

I love food-blogging!  It exposes me to all things classic, modern and exciting in the culinary world.  It compels me to get out of my comfort zone, to travel and to explore food and food-cultures- both local as well as around the world.  It allows me to meet … Continue Reading ››

Something BIG Is Happening in Stamford!

My dear friend, PJ Kennedy, is realizing his long-term dream!  A live event experience (celebrating the talent and versatility that Connecticut has to offer) to complement his online guide to EVERYTHING Stamford… Hey Stamford

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The Genius In Simplicity!

It is interesting to observe how restauranteurs and chefs are constantly expressing themselves while connecting with their diners through carefully crafted ambiance/vibe, their staff and of course the presentation of their food.  Constantly innovating, constantly adapting to the current trends… each establishment is trying to address a need.  Be … Continue Reading ››

Exploring Two Gems Of Central Europe

A recent week-long vacation to two historic European cities was filled with great memories (with friends and family), loads of laughs, tons of food, gallons of beer and gorgeous views.  It was interesting to discover Prague and Vienna to be such melting pots of cultures and cuisines.  While Prague … Continue Reading ››