Chef Series · CT Eats · Featured Foodie · Greater Hartford · Pastry Chef

Rising Star: Millwright’s Pastry Chef, Kristin Eddy

Tucked away in the wooden, foliaged hills of Simsbury, Connecticut lies Millwright’s Restaurant, a culinary treasure that utilizes local ingredients and curates an exceptional, special occasion dining experience. Pastry Chef Kristin Eddy is part of the James Beard nominated-team at the five-year-old restaurant. Eddy, who is originally from Hartland, Connecticut, is young. After graduating from… Continue reading Rising Star: Millwright’s Pastry Chef, Kristin Eddy

Connecticut · Cookies · CT Eats · Dessert · Featured Foodie · Gluten Free

Doughluv Makes Childhood Dreams Come True

Every child has at one point in their life has tried to sneak a spoonful (or handful) of uncooked cookie dough when the baker wasn’t looking. Subsequently, every child has at one point in their life been scolded for doing such a thing by that same baker. When Cookie DŌ NYC realized that those cravings… Continue reading Doughluv Makes Childhood Dreams Come True

Chef Series · Connecticut · CT Eats · Featured Foodie · Greater Hartford · Hartford

Chef Jamie Bordonaro Finds His Culinary Passion

After graduating successfully, yet uninspired, from Central Connecticut State University, Jamie Bordonaro was still curious to learn the difference between a chiffonade and a julienne and endive versus escarole. He enrolled in the “West Point of Culinary Schools”— The Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, New York— and received his Associate’s Degree in Culinary… Continue reading Chef Jamie Bordonaro Finds His Culinary Passion

Charity · Connecticut · CT Eats · Fairfield County · Greater Hartford · Hartford

Cooking for Charity: CTLovesPR

There are few things in life that are more satisfying than eating delicious food. However, eating great food that goes to a great cause is an even more rewarding experience. Restaurants all across the state of Connecticut have teamed up with the local PR company, Eat IN Connecticut, to offer Puerto-Rican inspired dishes from October… Continue reading Cooking for Charity: CTLovesPR

Breakfast Food · Connecticut · CT Eats · Greater Hartford · Hartford · Weekly Wrap Up

Cheers to the Weekend

Gluten-Free CT Expo I know I’ve been posting about this a ton but the day is officially here and I couldn’t be more excited! Abby of Gluten-Free Connecticut has been putting in so much hard work for this event. Looking forward to seeing it all come together, sample some delicious sweet treats from local and… Continue reading Cheers to the Weekend

Connecticut · CT Drinks · CT Eats · Featured Foodie · Gluten Free · Greater Hartford · Healthy Eating

Goodbye Gluten: Abby Kelly Hosts 1st Annual Gluten Free Connecticut Food Expo

Goodbye Gluten, hello gluttony! Abby Kelly, a resident of Simsbury, Connecticut, is transforming the way gluten-free food is being consumed across the Nutmeg State. Her website, Gluten-Free Connecticut, has been a necessary and welcome guide for the gluten-free community. This weekend, Kelly will take her entrepreneurial spirit one step further at the first ever Gluten-Free… Continue reading Goodbye Gluten: Abby Kelly Hosts 1st Annual Gluten Free Connecticut Food Expo

CT Drinks · CT Eats · Greater Hartford · Hartford · Holidays · Weekly Wrap Up

Cheers to the Weekend

Hop to HOPtoberfest 2017 Tie up your lederhosen! This Sunday, Max Restaurant Group is hosting the 4th Annual HOPtoberfest. MRG’s version of the traditional German Oktoberfest will feature TONS of food, live German music, local beers, and a variety of pickled vegetables. Tickets are $55 in advance and a portion of proceeds will benefit Journey… Continue reading Cheers to the Weekend