Category Archives: Restaurants in New Canaan

2016. That’s a Wrap!

TWO THOUSAND SIXTEEN. What a year!  Amazing meals shared with friends & family, acquiring hard to get dinner reservations, tasting menus, food-crawls, food-festivals, food trucks, and food-centric travels…

To wrap up this flavor-packed year, I thought I’d share some of my top choices.  These lists … Continue Reading ››

Greenwich WINE+FOOD Festival 2016

Listen up people, or else you may say later that I didn’t warn you!   

The ultra-fabulous and ultra-fun, annual Greenwich Wine+Food Festival (hosted by Serendipity magazine) is returning to Roger Sherman Baldwin Park in Greenwich on Friday September 23 - Saturday September 24 … Continue Reading ››

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 … Continue Reading ››

INDIA Brings Global Influences To Indian Cuisine

Who doesn’t know chef Prasad Chirnomula!  The ruler of Thai and Oaxaca Kitchen group of restaurants in Connecticut.  The creator of a wide array of sauces from Moilee to Molé.  The “Exciting Chef” and receiver of “Excellent” rating by New York Times.  Prasad’s talents abound.

Chef Prasad’s food has always wowed me.  … Continue Reading ››

CTNOFA Organic Food & Farming Conference

I have been hearing about it for a few years now.  Each year friends have asked me if I will be in attendance.  I kept saying no.

In my mind this is a conference for the farming community. So what the heck am I going to do there?  Surely, I will be … Continue Reading ››

Delicious 2015!

Oh, what a year!  Packed with tons of fabulous food, food festivals and foodie-centric travels! As I look back to the year past some memorable experiences and noteworthy highlights come to mind which I’d love to share with you - should you have opportunities to have these experiences.

FROM MY TRAVELS FAR & WIDE

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Let’s Go To Greenwich WINE+FOOD Festival

Aways such a blast!  I have been a HUGE fan of this outstanding culinary event.  I have been going there since they first started 5 years ago!  And over the years I have seen it grow and succeed by leaps and bounds.  It’s orchestrators, ie: the team at Serendipity magazine really know … Continue Reading ››

Fjord Fish Market: Great Seafood For Lunch

Busy day at work? Feel like taking a break and going out for lunch? Need something fast?  And definitely something good?  Love seafood?  Well….. I have the perfect answer for you!

Fjord Fish Market in Cos Cob, Connecticut.

I have visited there a few times in the past couple of … Continue Reading ››

A Dining Experience Par Excellence.

A super creative Fairfield county chef is redefining our dining-out experience - with an impeccable menu, comprising of dishes prepared with the perfect balance of passion and restraint, complete with flavor profiles and textures that are unique yet comfortably familiar....   and wonderful twists and surprises at every turn.  Top it all off … Continue Reading ››

Perfect End To A Great Weekend

Last weekend we had LOTS of family over from AZ, NJ and MA.  The house buzzed with activity all weekend long, the conversation un-paused, and our kitchen the center of all the action.

When the last of the guests left on Sunday, all I could get myself to do was cuddle up … Continue Reading ››