| Oct 25, 2012
| 4:58 PM
Forbidden City Bistro's Nov. 7 wine dinner is for the adventurous, featuring "Asian hunter" cooking with a selection of French wines. Robert Tibbetts of Allan S Goodman Inc. is the guest speaker. The event begins at 6:30 p.m.
| Oct 28, 2012
| 3:29 PM
Because of the impending storm, two restaurants have rescheduled planned wine dinners.
Max a Mia's Oct. 29 Banfi wine dinner in Avon has been moved to Nov. 5. Cost is $65, plus tax and gratuity. Reservations: 860-677-6299. maxrestaurantgroup.com/amia....
| Nov 5, 2012
| 2:08 PM
After you cast your vote Tuesday, treat yourself to an Election Day special at one of these Connecticut restaurants:
Max Restaurant Group offers half-priced bottles of wine at all of its Connecticut locations. maxrestaurantgroup.com.
| Jul 5, 2012
| 3:31 PM
A short ferry ride from New London to Orient Point leads visitors to lush farmland with views of the ocean. The Long Island Wine Trail has been growing since the 1970s and sports more than fifty wineries and 3000 acres of vines.
The vineyards are...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 5:13 PM
Maximum Beverage in West Hartford hosts two noteworthy events this week: a seminar with Kendall-Jackson winemaker Randy Ullom on Tuesday, March 12 (6 p.m. to 7 p.m.) and a Belvedere mixology session with bartenders from Grants on March 13.
| Mar 11, 2013
| 4:03 PM
Once again, Joel Viehland of Washington's Community Table has been nominated in Food & Wine Magazine's "The People's Best New Chef" contest, in the New England category. Viehland, who's committed to sustainable cooking, was honored for his work with...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 11:24 AM
Tickets are on sale for Hartford's Taste of the Nation event, taking place April 11 at Marquee Events and Catering. More than 40 local restaurants and food vendors join wine, beer and spirits sponsors at the annual fundraiser for Share Our Strength, a...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Cavey's, 45 East Center Street, Manchester, brings back its Tuesday Night Wine Series starting March 5 at 6 p.m.
March's events will take a tour of Italy. March 5's tasting features special guest Jim Morrison of Artisan Wines, who will present his new...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 2:38 PM
O'Porto in Hartford hosts a Portuguese wine dinner with winemaker Joao Silva E Sousa March 12 at 6:30 p.m. Six courses are paired with six Portuguese wines.
The menu features scallops, shrimp and roasted chourico flambeed in brandy; grilled chicken with...
| 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...