Smoked maple bourbon, bitters and sugar plus an absinthe rinse is a signature cocktail at Roberto's in East Windsor. Read more about Roberto's cocktails here.
Savor, a celebration of wine, food and spirits is back at the CT Convention Center April 7 through 9 featuring chef demos from celebrity chefs and some of the tastiest food and drinks Connecticut has to offer. Read story here.
Grapefruit, vodka, Aperol and a splash of prosecco make this bright cocktail from The Irons at the Mystic Hilton. Read more about The Irons cocktails here.
The Connecticut Humane Society hosted a "yappy" hour Wednesday night, March 30, full of food, drinks and great dogs at its Newington location as a way to get to know donors and friends. The organization plans to hold the get-togethers a few times a year in its locations across the state.
Brian Jackman of 4 Eat & Drink in Farmington shows us how to make the Hillstead: a cocktail with muddled mint and blackberries, gin, elderflower, lemon and champagne. Read story here.
A glimpse of what it's like to train with the Hartford Area Roller Derby's fresh-meat program. Story and more videos here.
Kate Callahan is the newly appointed Connecticut State Troubadour and performs her original song, "Connecticut Roads", at Connecticut Arts Day at the State Capitol. It is a two-year appointment. Callahan, of Hartford, has previously been selected as best songwriter in Connecticut. Connecticut is...
Hartford went Hollywood for AIDS Connecticut's Red Carpet Experience. Dressed in either high fashion or costume tributes to this year's Oscar nominees, local celebrities and movie fans alike came to Spotlight Theatres on Sunday, Feb. 28, for the annual fundraiser. Pics here.
The Hartford Area Roller Derby's costumed, quarter-mile run and pub crawl through downtown Hartford Saturday, Jan. 16, benefited local women's shelters. Read more here.
CTNOW's resident nacho expert Suzie Hunter shows us how to make her buffalo chicken nachos. Recipe here.
Bartender Ally Elias combines shaken egg whites, whiskey and maple syrup combine to make this winter cocktail from Prospect Cafe in West Hartford. Read more here.
Part entertainment, part furniture store, Jordan's Furniture opens in New Haven on Friday, Dec. 11. This newest location features a ropes course, zip line, pizza, ice cream and, of course, plenty of sofas, bedding and home decor. Read story here.