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Monthly Archive for February, 2016

: February, 2016

Jitter Bus Coffee Truck Rolls Into New Haven

I happen to think you can’t have enough coffee options. Helping me test this hypothesis is the city of New Haven and newcomer Jitter Bus Coffee. Unlike its bricks and mortar competitors, Jitter Bus is

Food Events in CT This Week

Week of February 28 This week, Tuscany comes to Connecticut in the form of Giorgio Conterno! The acclaimed winemaker will visit New Canaan Wine Merchants and give guests the chance to try his

Food Events in CT This Weekend

February 26-28 We hope you’re hungry… there are amazing dining opportunities this weekend!  Ridgefield Restaurant Week offers guests the chance to enjoy special menus at popular eateries.  On

The Spread’s Chef Carlos Baez’s Chicken Mole Recipe from “Beat Bobby Flay”

On Thursday February 11, local chef Carlos Baez of The Spread threw down against celebrity chef Bobby Flay. After besting another Long Island chef in the first round, he and Flay went head-to-head to

Food Events in CT This Week

Week of February 21 There is ample opportunity to expand your food and beverage knowledge this week!  Napa & Company and New Canaan Wine Merchants are offering wine classes so you can channel your

Gates Reopens in New Canaan: A Sneak Peek

When is Gates opening? How many of us have been asked, and have asked others, that question? Good news…the reopening is now a reality and CTbites was invited by the new owners for a sneak peek prior

Food Events in CT This Weekend

February 19-21 Temperatures are dropping and nothing embodies winter more than a dark, rich coffee stout and fresh baked goods that are piping hot from the oven!  Both of these are possible this

Savor Comes to Hartford: An Interview With Chef Robert Irvine

On April 7th, Savor, a celebration of wine, food and spirits will converge on the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford. Savor will kick off its second year with a brand new event: Savor the

New Tapas Restaurant ZARAGOZA Coming to New Milford

Zaragoza, a new tapas and craft cocktail bar, is scheduled to open at 31 Bank Street in New Milford in the spring of 2016. Zaragoza represents the next adventure by Newtown resident Artie Praino, who

EOS: Greek Cuisine and a Romantic Setting in Stamford

Eos Restaurant opened in 2008 by Nikki and Jimmy Glekas and his mother Dina Glekas Loukrezis with the goal of serving contemporary Greek cuisine. Chef Minas Sotirakopoulos recently joined the EOS