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Town Of Coventry Explores Options To Keep Farmers Market Going

Town Of Coventry Explores Options To Keep Farmers Market Going

The town of Coventry appears ready to explore options to keep a farmers' market event going under new leadership.

HSO's 'Playing With Food' Returns In March

Hartford Symphony Orchestra's

Veggie Wednesdays At Schoolhouse At Cannodale

In the hands of Chef Tim LaBlant, vegetables are luxurious, even in the dead of winter in Wilton.

CT Chef To Be On 'Hells Kitchen'; Sixpence Piemakers On 'Restaurant Startup'

CT Chef To Be On 'Hells Kitchen'; Piemakers On 'Restaurant Startup'

Set your DVRs: March 3 features national-TV appearances for a Hartford-based chef and entrepreneurial piemakers from Southington.

Boozy Brunches That Go Beyond Bloody Marys And Mimosas

Brunch somehow tastes better when there's a little splash of bourbon in your java, bubbles in your OJ or vodka in your tomato. These...

Three Connecticut Chefs Named Semifinalists For James Beard Awards

The James Beard Foundation has announced its semifinalists for its 2015 restaurant and chef awards, considered the culinary equivalent of...

Pork And Pinot Dinner At Metro Bis

Pork And Pinot Dinner At Metro Bis

Metro Bis in Simsbury hosts a Pork and Pinot dinner March 5 at 6:30 p.m.

CT Chef Adam Greenberg Faces 'Chopped' On Food Network

When Connecticut chef Adam Greenberg opened his basket during a taping of Food Network's 'Chopped,' he anticipated ingredients —...

Chinese New Year Celebration Menu At Forbidden City Bistro

Forbidden City Bistro in Middletown celebrates the Year...

La Cosinita: Finding Comfort In Simplicity

La Cosinita: Finding Comfort In Simplicity

I visited La Cosinita Mexican Café in New Haven for a late lunch the day after one of the 30 blizzards Connecticut has been...

Coventry Regional Farmers Market To Close After 2015 Season

The Coventry Regional Farmers Market, Connecticut's largest, has announced that it will end operations after its 2015 summer season, which...

UConn's Coach Auriemma Expands His Restaurant Empire With Second Geno's Grille

UConn women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma applies the same philosophy to his growing restaurant business as he does to his iconic...

Tazza Osteria: Simple But Contemporary Italian

The use of osteria in its name is slightly misleading at Tazza. The food at this Italian place is simple and carefully prepared, but it is...

Winemakers' Dinner At Jonathan Edwards Winery

Jonathan Edwards Winery, 74 Chester Main Road, North Stonington, hosts a winemaker's dinner Feb. 28 at 6:30 p.m. The dinner...

National Margarita Day At Besito

Besito in West Hartford celebrates National Margarita Day Feb. 22 with Sunday brunch and 2-for-1 margaritas.

Connecticut Chef Adam Greenberg Wins 'Chopped'

Connecticut Chef Adam Greenberg Wins 'Chopped'

Adam Greenberg admitted he'd stopped watching the show out of jealousy.

Mohegan Tribe To Open Jersey Mike's Restaurants In R.I., Worcester Area

In its latest foray into the franchise restaurant business, the Mohegan Tribe announced Thursday it has rights to open 10 Jersey Mike's Subs...

Rooster Company Opens In Newington

Newington's newest restaurant has a bit of West Hartford Center flair. KC Ward, formerly of Restaurant Bricco, and his wife, Jaime, ...

Max Burger Hosts Beer & Burger Bash With Two Roads

Max Burger hosts a 2 Roads Brewing Beer & Burger Bash dinner Mar. 4 at 6:30 p.m.

Sophisticated Sayulita Elevates Mexican Cuisine

Sophisticated Sayulita Elevates Mexican Cuisine

There's a place for "footlong burritos" and endless baskets of free chips and salsa, but that place is not Sayulita.

Breakfast With Doreen At Dad's In Wallingford

Stop by Dad's in Wallingford for breakfast and you'll probably end up lingering over an extra cup of coffee while chatting with the 74-year-...

Grant's Presents Hennessy Tasting Event

Grant's Presents Hennessy Tasting Event

Grant's, 977 Farmington Ave., West Hartford, hosts a Hennessy dinner Feb. 18 at 6:30 p.m.

 Saybrook Point Inn Lures Amateur Chefs For Food-Lovers Getaway

Saybrook Inn Lures Amateur Chefs For Food Lovers' Getaway

As the late-January morning sun glinted off the frozen marina through the windows, eight amateur chefs stood in pressed whites, facing...

Martel: A Relaxed, Mostly Quiet, French Bistro

Martel: A Relaxed, Mostly Quiet, French Bistro

The minute I stepped into Martel, I knew I would want to return.

El Mercado Food Court: A Bounty Of Latin American Choices

El Mercado Food Court: A Bounty Of Latin American Choices

El Mercado is a shopping center including a full grocery market, retail shops, and food court with four restaurant vendors, each...

Enfield Chick-fil-A Grand Opening Scheduled For Feb. 26

Enfield Chick-fil-A Grand Opening Scheduled For Feb. 26

ENFIELD – Chick-fil-A has announced its grand opening in town will be February 26.

J. Timothy's Hosts Relic Brewing Anniversary Party

J. Timothy's Hosts Relic Brewing Anniversary Party

As Relic Brewing celebrates its third anniversary, fellow...

GoldBurgers Heading To NYC For James Beard Burger Event

GoldBurgers Heading To NYC For James Beard Burger Event

A quirky neighborhood burger joint is about to pick up some serious food-industry bragging rights.

Matthew Popkin Of Matthew's Restaurant In Unionville Dies

Matthew Popkin Of Matthew's Restaurant In Unionville Dies

It was just a little over five years ago, when New Orleans businessman and restaurateur Matthew Popkin made a whirlwind landing in...



New Bar Bites Menu At Bonefish Grill

New Bar Bites Menu At Bonefish Grill

Bonefish Grill has introduced a "IN+ON" bar bites menu with several seafood-focused small plates and a variety of cocktails.

Deep River Chinese Medicine Practitioner Teaches How To  'Eat With The Seasons'

Deep River Chinese Medicine Practitioner Encourages 'Eating With The Seasons'

Hedy Watrous, who owns the Eastern Arts Center for Health and Wellness in Deep River, says, "As the seasons change, our palates change. Your...

Midweek Prix-Fixe Menu At Millwright's

Midweek Prix-Fixe Menu At Millwright's

Millwright's has introduced a new midweek prix-fixe menu, with three...

Waxy O'Connor's Brings More Than A Bit Of The Irish To Plainville

Waxy O'Connor's Brings More Than A Bit Of The Irish To Plainville

When you think about savory Guinness stew, traditional bangers and mash, and lagers, stouts and cream ales, you are probably not thinking...

Beer Fans Unhappy With Budweiser Super Bowl Ad Mocking Craft Drinkers

Beer Fans Unhappy With Budweiser Super Bowl Ad Mocking Craft Drinkers

Granted, it was an odd year for Super Bowl commercials (who else is still wincing over that dark Nationwide ad?) But while Budweiser...

Bodega: Hip Mexican In An Energetic Atmosphere

Bodega: Hip Mexican In An Energetic Atmosphere

"Can I get you some guacamole for the table?" What a nice idea.

Black Hog Brewing Dinner At Trumbull Kitchen

Black Hog Brewing Dinner At Trumbull Kitchen

Update: Trumbull Kitchen's Feb. 10 dinner has sold out, but the restaurant has added a second dinner Feb. 24 at 6 p.m.



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