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Monthly Archive for August, 2015

: August, 2015

Food Events in CT This Week

Week of Sunday August 30 Hello, September!  Hello, fall!  Your favorite restaurants and hotspots are ushering in the season with a host of fun food-inspired events.  If you love BBQ, you can get your

Food Events in CT This Weekend

August 28-30 Can you believe it’s the last weekend in August?  No need to panic… there’s plenty of opportunity to fit in final summer activities.  From Brazilian night to Restaurant Week to a Secret

Foodie Road Trip: Marley’s Cafe at the Essex Island Marina

What is it about taking a boat to lunch that transforms what would have been an ordinary meal into a clandestine rendezvous? Luckily there are no code names or other spycraft necessary for a visit to

Food Events in CT This Week

Week of August 23 The summer might be drawing to a close, but your favorite restaurants and hotspots are keeping the festivities going!  The Schoolhouse in Wilton is hosting a “Goodtime Barbecue.” 

Westport’s Vespa Restaurant Debuts New Culinary Team

Vespa Restaurant recently introduced its new culinary team, Executive Chef David White and Pastry Chef Susanne Berne to create a vibrant menu to complement the relaxing décor and wonderful water view.

Cake Boss To Open Bakery in CT

Carlo’s Bakery, the setting of the hit TLC series Cake Boss, will open its doors in the Winter section of Casino of the Earth on Saturday, September 12th. Carlo’s Bakery at Mohegan Sun is the

Food Events in CT This Weekend

August 14-16 Want to un-wine-d this weekend?  Bishop’s Orchards hosts the Shoreline Wine Festival on the 15 & 16 while Balducci’s in Greenwich invites you to a wine tasting on Friday night.  You

Teff Ethiopian & Eritrean Restaurant Opens in Stamford

As children, we’re instructed not to eat with our hands. But at Teff, a newly opened Ethiopian and Eritrean restaurant in Stamford, CT, you’re supposed to do just that. The name refers to a grain

Food Events in CT This Week

Week of August 9 This week, enjoy a variety of food events across the state.  Head up to the Shoreline for an annual wine festival at Bishop’s Orchards.  Up in Bethany, Clover Nook Farm will serve up

Food Events in CT (and Beyond!) this Weekend

August 7-9 The forecast this weekend is “fair”- of the fun, festival variety!  Check out the 4-H fair in Tolland County, witness baking contests at the Lebanon County fair, or journey to Putnam, NY