Monthly Archive for August, 2011

: August, 2011

New taste in town with ‘Eating Greenwich’

Time for a little more flavor in Greenwich? The New England Culinary Group thinks so. The organization has announced a new event on the culinary calendar: Eating Greenwich & Port Chester, a
Categories: discounts, food

Restaurant Week Bingo

There’s no way I’m missing out on any of the action in Stamford’s Restaurant Weeks between now and Sept. 5. No. Way. So earlier today I decided to make myself a randomized Bingo Board as an incentive
Categories: food

Brickhouse owns Wing Crawl

The bellies are full ballots are in, and the votes are tallied from yesterday’s LBC Wing Crawl, and there is one clear winner: Brickhouse Bar & Grill. About a dozen chicken chompers participated
Categories: General

New Canaan has restaurant week premiere Thursday

Restaurant Weeks in Stamford is kicking off this afternoon with the lunch rush, as 27 restaurants open their doors to diners for a 14 day streak of prix-fixe lunch and dinner menus. But City That Eats
Categories: food

It’s happening

Just made it to Tiernan’s – our second stop on the wing crawl. Next up is Bobby V’s at 2 pm, followed by Bradford’s at 3 and Brickhouse at 4. See ya there? -Maggie
Categories: General

The Official Wing Crawl Schedule

After taking your responses and the city’s geography into account, an official wing itinerary has been created for this Sunday, Aug. 21. Below you’ll find our schedule, as well as price info. Don’t
Categories: General

Pizza Wars: In defense of the Colony

ABOVE: A Rico’s pepperoni and black olive pizza in the Hearst Connecticut Media Group’s tasting lab. 8/16/2011 To paraphrase Abraham Lincoln, now we are engaged in a great pizza war, testing whether
Categories: General

The LBC hosts a Stamford Wing Crawl

I can’t be the only one thinking it’s about time that someone in Stamford organized a Wing Crawl, now can I? There are pizza crawls and bar crawls all the time, but Stamford also has a whole host of
Categories: General

Bar Rosso is worth more than a sip of wine

I’ve popped into Bar Rosso about a handful of times since it opened on Spring Street this June, just to grab a glass of wine or a cocktail with friends at the end of an evening. Their wine by the
Categories: desserts, drink, food, General

World Barista Champion Mike Phillips coming to Darien

Mike Phillips is something of a superstar in the specialty coffee world. After winning the World Barista Championship last year, he left Intelligentsia, a leading specialty coffee roaster in Chicago
Categories: General