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Cheers to the Weekend

It’s been a little while since I’ve written a “Cheers to the Weekend” post, which is basically just a round-up of foodie news in the state and nationwide that I’ve come across. However, a ton is going on this weekend and next week that I felt was worth sharing with you all. From food trends… Continue reading Cheers to the Weekend

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Pasta La Vista with Park & Oak Restaurant

On Wednesday, I had the pleasure of being invited to take a cooking class at Park and Oak Restaurant, a new American comfort food spot in West Hartford on the corner of Park Road and Oakwood Ave (hence the name). Park & Oak was founded late last fall by Chef David Borselle and co-owners Robert… Continue reading Pasta La Vista with Park & Oak Restaurant

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Grand Opening of Artisan West Hartford

Last Wednesday, I was invited (on behalf of Edible Nutmeg) to the grand opening of Artisan in West Hartford, a new restaurant attached to the *also* new Delamar hotel on the corner of Memorial Road and Raymond Road. Artisan’s original location is in Southport, CT and prides itself on offering a farm-to-table fine dining experience.… Continue reading Grand Opening of Artisan West Hartford

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CT Now Best Of Hartford Reader’s Poll

I’m so excited to announce that I was recently named runner-up in the “Best Local Blogger” category for CT Now’s Best of Hartford Reader’s Poll 2017! Thank you to everyone who voted, has given me advice along the way, and a bite to eat! It feels so rewarding to know that readers are responding positively… Continue reading CT Now Best Of Hartford Reader’s Poll

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Carbs for Community: Hartford Baking Co. Celebrates Seven Years of Business

Seven years ago, carb lovers and coffee addicts united for the opening of Hartford Baking Company, a warm and welcome spot on Park Avenue in West Hartford. Featuring freshly baked breads, pastries and muffins, a full coffee menu, coffee beans from Stumptown Coffee Roasters and Giv Coffee, and tea from Harney & Sons, Hartford Baking… Continue reading Carbs for Community: Hartford Baking Co. Celebrates Seven Years of Business

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Division West Embraces the Past in a Contemporary Space

It seems like every time I walk down Farmington Avenue and LaSalle Road, there is a sign popping up for yet another restaurant serving international cuisine, a commitment to offering the next trendy food craze, or a cocktail menu longer than the food menu itself. Division West Bistro and Bar, a new restaurant slated to… Continue reading Division West Embraces the Past in a Contemporary Space

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New Milkcraft Location Creates Trendy, Unique Ice Cream

From rainbow bagels to matcha tea lattes to unicorn milkshakes and everything in between, creating the most colorful and innovative foods has been #trending both in the restaurant world and on social media. Milkcraft, a Fairfield-based ice cream shop known for using liquid nitrogen to create their Instagram-worthy cones, opened up its doors to West… Continue reading New Milkcraft Location Creates Trendy, Unique Ice Cream