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Beer's Here For Fall: Brew Fests And Oktoberfests In Connecticut

It's shaping up to be a good fall for beer lovers, with no shortage of festivals in Connecticut this season. Find local beer celebrations, tastings and Oktoberfest parties near you:

The annual Tapping into Twain beer festival on Sept. 30 from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Hartford's Mark Twain House features more than 20 regional breweries, food from local restaurants and live music.

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A 'Brutally Honest' Taste Of Anthony Bourdain's Hunger Tour At Foxwoods

Don't expect over-the-top theatrics during Anthony Bourdain's upcoming live tour "The Hunger." "Sadly, there will be no T-shirt cannons or giant blenders," says the TV personality, chef and author, who will appear at Foxwoods on Oct. 8.

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Rooster Company Presents Oktoberfest Menu

Newington's Rooster Company gets into the Oktoberfest spirit with a special menu, running Sept. 23 to 30.

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'Park & Oak' Restaurant To Open In West Hartford In November

From the former Ávert Brasserie chef comes a new "American comfort" restaurant set to open on Oakwood Avenue in November.

Park & Oak, at 14-16 Oakwood Ave., is owner David Borselle's solution to what he calls the lack of cheap, casual restaurants in town.

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Scenes From The Greenwich Wine & Food Festival

The waterfront of Roger Sherman Baldwin Park became a gourmand's playground Saturday as the Greenwich Wine & Food Festival returned for a sixth year.

Saturday's Grand Tasting offered samplings from more than 150 food and beverage vendors.

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2016 A Big Year For Beer At Big E

Sure, the Big E is a wonderful place to blow off your diet and eat fried candy bars, cream puffs and funnel cake, but it's also a perfect spot to kick back with an adult beverage.

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