| Jan 27, 2013
| 6:25 AM
Watch out, beer and wine - bourbon is proving itself a worthy partner to pizza at the new Krust in Middletown.
The newest kid on the block in the city's North End, a cozy space tucked in next door to NoRA Cupcake Company, is serving wood-fired pies,...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 7:10 AM
For the Sun WineFest's 10th year, famed cookbook author and James Beard award winner Dorie Greenspan pulled together a cookie recipe representing three facets of her life: a vanilla French sablé base with cherries, cranberries and raisins cooked in mulled...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Mohegan Sun's all-new Wine Wednesdays promotion kicks off Feb. 6, with tastings, dinners and champagne jazz nights each week.
Todd English's Tuscany will host a "Tastings & Tapas" event at 7 p.m. on the first Wednesday of every month. For $20, taste...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 2:35 PM
Taste of Hartford might be finished, but the deals continue at Dish Bar & Grill in downtown Hartford. The restaurant offers half-priced entrees and half-priced bottles of wine Thursday, Feb. 7 through Sunday, Feb. 10.
Reservations are required;...
| Jan 4, 2011
| 9:00 PM
The “last night out” before the wedding day is a time-honored tradition. But not every bride and groom wants a night full of shots and scantily-clad dancers. Here are some more creative ways to celebrate impending nuptials.
FOR THE GUYS...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 11:12 AM
It’s all in the presentation.
Whether it’s waiters going table to table pouring bubbly or sleek bottles lining a shelf behind the bar, the spirits you serve don’t just have to help guests have a good time – they can provide some...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 9:21 AM
Some days come down to this: the perfect mixture of autumnal sunlight and crispness, the throaty renditions of a jazz quartet, the elegance of dining under a tent - and the backdrop of a red house brimming with historical significance.
For Joan Thorne...
| Apr 5, 2010
| 8:17 AM
There's usually something brewing in Boston, but, on Germania Street, there's something brewing all day. That's because American beer maker Samuel Adams, the Boston Beer with the patriotic poster boy, offers tours of their working brewery. Each year, tens...
| Dec 13, 2010
| 7:14 AM
Are you a Giants fan looking to watch tonight's rescheduled game against the Vikings? Here's a list of some of the Connecticut restaurants that will be showing the game:
- Black Bear in Hartford
- TD Homer's in Southington
- Sliders in Berlin
| Apr 26, 2011
| 5:45 AM
How many times have you wished for more technology in your restaurant experience?
A California (of course) startup company is offering to put the menu and the bill on a tablet device that may go a long way to eliminating that human element. For good...
| May 26, 2011
| 6:06 PM
Drink up the New England charm and coastal majesty of the Connecticut Wine Trail. The flavor of the wines are as diverse as the villages in which they're produced.
There are 24 vineyards on the...