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Monthly Archive for August, 2016

: August, 2016

Spiga: Old World Meets New Italian in New Canaan

Spiga Wine Bar opened quietly in New Canaan a few weeks ago, offering a menu that combines old world Italian red sauce cuisine with modern interpretations of classic dishes. As reported in the CTbites

Food Events in CT This Week

Week of August 28 September is rolling on in… literally!  This week, some amazing food trucks are converging on Mohegan Sun for the New England Food Truck Festival.  Plus, Stamford’s popular Summer

Food Events in CT This Weekend

August 26-28 This weekend, get the most of summer with a New England clambake!  Not ready to let summer go?  Learn how to pickle your fresh produce for the seasons ahead. For these events and more,

Taberna Mediterranean Tapas and Wine Bar in Fairfield’s Brick Walk

I have an affinity for those underexplored sweet spots that are slightly off the beaten path, tucked away, or unheard of. For whatever reason, Taberna, a Mediterranean tapas and wine bar located in

Brewport Brewing Company Opens in Bridgeport

A lot of the time, when you write about food and beer, you realize the compelling truths in a story start with the people. Case in point, Brewport Brewing Co. If you’ve driven on I-95 through

Food Events in CT This Week

Week of August 21 Summer is drawing to a close, but there is still a chance to enjoy a New England clambake!  Visit Lyman Orchards this week for mussels, clams, lobster, corn on the cob, and other

Food Events in CT This Weekend

August 19-21 Oysters?  Yes!  Beer tours?  Yes!  Live music?  Yes!  Happy Hour?  Yes!  This weekend has a number of dynamic food events sure to appeal to a variety of palettes and interests. Click here

Nosh Hound Food Truck Rolls Into Stamford with Global Cuisine

Nosh Hound Eatery is the newest entry to the Stamford Food Truck scene. When I saw the post by my buddy over at Hey Stamford, I was curious. When I read his praise and a menu that really intrigued me,

Hello Kitty Cafe Truck Rolls into Stamford August 27th

While this may not be breaking news for serious food lovers, those of us nostalgic for our lost Hello Kitty years will be delighted to hear that the Hello Kitty Cafe Truck will be making its first

Food Events in CT This Week

Week of Sunday August 14 Back 40 Kitchen and Washington Prime are already known for their delicious food and drink.  Now, they are extending their offerings!  Back 40 Kitchen has announced a new happy