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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 … 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 ››

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 … 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 ››

Cask Republic: Creatively Interpreted Comfort Food

Cask Republic restaurants by Skal Restaurant Group have been around for a while in Stamford and New Haven.  I knew of them.  I knew people who loved  them.  In fact I have walked by the Stamford location many times….. Yet - I never walked in.

Perhaps its because my perception … Continue Reading ››

A Chance To Attend THE Foodie Event Of The Year!

I must sound like a broken record by now…. but each year I can’t help raving about the greatest and the most talked-about foodie event in Fairfield county!  I still can’t believe we are so lucky as to have a fantabulous food and wine festival happening practically in our backyards.  I mean, who … Continue Reading ››

Go BIG Or Go Home!

BIG flavors composed by BIG food-enthusiasts who are BIG personalities with BIG hearts and BIG ideas, which has led to BIG plans and BIG successes!

That pretty much sums up my thoughts on Barcelona Wine Bar & Restaurant group, which initially started in South Norwalk and have now expanded across the country … Continue Reading ››

At the Corner Of #ModernItalian & #PeasantFood

… you will find chef Pat Pascarella’s dream come true: Bar Sugo.  Amidst a constant and ever changing culinary landscape with its comings and goings of area restaurants, it is important to take a moment and recognize this gem which has been proudly serving delicious and consistent food for almost three years now.  … Continue Reading ››

Say Hello To Latin-Nikkei Cuisine at Aji10

So what on earth is Latin-Nikkei cuisine?  Who started this? How did it come to be?  Wait….. is this a typo?

Nope!  No typos. Latin-Nikkei cuisine actually exists.  It’s a phenomenon founded in Peru… a latin country with apparently a lot of Japanese immigrants.  The result of which is a fusion….. a … Continue Reading ››

How Many Ways Shall I Enjoy My Lobstah!

I just couldn’t say “No” to a recent invitation to check out the updated menu at LobsterCraft in Darien.  I have followed captain Mike all over Fairfield county since he first started his business in a food truck.  He has since expanded with a brick and mortar location in Darien as … Continue Reading ››