| Mar 14, 2013
| 3:28 PM
Mistakes are the portals of discovery. At least that's what James Joyce, one of Ireland's most famous writers — and a notorious drinker — once said. The phrase rings particularly true on St. Patrick's Day, the saucy Irish holiday that is...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Beth Sharp has a different take on a traditional sandwich.
She makes a Scrumptions Reuben Bake – only it's a casserole.
The dish includes cubed rye bread, layered in sauerkraut, corned beef and swiss cheese.
1 pound corned beef
| Jan 8, 2013
| 3:18 PM
2636 Spenard Rd.
$5-$15 per plate
6 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. weekdays, 7 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. weekends
With the holiday rush...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 5:35 PM
If you've been outside lately, you know it's cold out there! That's why a local business is holding a coat drive. The folks at Corned Beef and Company in downtown Roanoke have collected more than 30 coats and jackets so people can keep warm this winter....
| Dec 29, 2012
Have you ever had the bacon, lettuce and tomato sandwich at the new Storefront Deli in Los Feliz? Because that sandwich, less made from scratch than reverse-engineered from a meat lover's fondest late-summer daydreams, is at the heart of one of the...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 1:10 PM
Josh Marcus is single-handedly returning Jewish deli food to its roots. Homemade. Artisanal. Not produced in some commissary and reheated like much of today's deli fare.
He cures his own salmon and his own pastrami in a 14-day process. He makes pickles,...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 9:07 AM
BENNY'S OF SIMSBURY
562 Hopmeadow St., Simsbury
860-651-3700 and http://www.bennysofsimsbury.com
I found Benny's on Facebook when a friend who lives in Savannah posted that her West Hartford dad took her there for a Sunday breakfast. The pictures...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 1:41 PM
Maple Blueberry Sweet Potatoes
The Clare has its own twist on the traditional sweet potato side dish. "We use nice, tender, baby sweet potatoes sautéed with maple syrup and a touch of brown sugar. Sprinkling in blueberries adds color and...
| Nov 15, 2012
3 Turkey Hills Road, East Granby
860-413-3773 and eastgranbygreenleafs.com
We were looking for a Sunday breakfast out with friends and found a listing for Greenleaf's Cafe in East Granby. It's set in a small shopping mall a few minutes...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 4:35 PM
When my Irish eyes are smiling, my heart senses an overall happy feeling, and I rush to breathe in the time honored tradition of St. …...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 4:34 AM
For the past seven years, Howard Bender wanted everyone in Naperville to try a pastrami sandwich, bagel or matzo ball soup from his traditional Jewish …...