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Monthly Archive for February, 2018

: February, 2018

Aussie-Influenced Flinders Lane in Downtown Stamford

If you hear anyone mention Flinders Lane in Stamford, it’s not a street they’re talking about, it’s a restaurant. More specifically, it’s an Australian-influenced restaurant. If you’re as bewildered

On Thursdays, We Eat Prime Rib: Hoodoo Brown BBQ in Ridgefield

Up until recently, prime rib had all but vanished from restaurants.  But if you’ve glanced at dinner menus lately, there’s a chance you’ve noticed that this beefy blue-plate special has reemerged! If

Food Events in CT This Week

Week of February 25 Game on!  On Tuesday February 27, T.H.C. (The Hops Company) in Derby hosts their annual five course game dinner with beers from Counter Weight Brewing.  That same night, Taproot in

Food Events In CT This Weekend

February 23-25 T.G.I.F.!  This weekend starts out strong, with plenty of food-inspired activities on Friday. The New Britain Museum of American Art hosts the “5th Annual Craft Sippin’ in New

Chango Rosa: Creative Pan-Latin in Hartford

There are a lot of good reasons to head to Hartford. I’m particularly love with the collection at the Wadworth Atheneum Museum of Art and its former director’s hoax-house mansion—two of the many

Stew Leonard’s Unveils New Pastry: The Cannoli Chipwich

Big pastry news just in from Stew Leonard’s and The Hour. Cannoli fans should head to Stew Leonard’s to grab the store’s newest concoction on the shelves in Danbury and Norwalk. The Cannoli Chipwich

Food Events In CT This Week

Week of February 18 Get ready to cook!  Barcelona West Hartford, Fig Cooking School in Milford, and Chop Shop Cooking are all offering classes this week with hands-on instruction and plenty of

Food Events in CT This Weekend

February 16-18 Valentine’s Day may be over, but there are plenty of ways to continue the celebration this weekend.  Join Wave Hill Breads for “Beauty and the Baguette,” a post Valentine’s Day class

HAN Restaurant in West Hartford: Traditional Chinese Hot Pot

Like its sister restaurants SHU in West Hartford and Fairfield, Chef Xinyu Huang HAN is a study in authentic Chinese cuisine, this time focusing on Huo Guo—hot pot—a popular eating experience

Caffé Social Brings Great Breakfast to South Norwalk

Unless it’s a weekend and restaurants are serving brunch, breakfast in South Norwalk is scarce. I’m not talking wheat grass juice or a pastry at one of the Latin places on South Main Street, when I