Cookbooks by artisan food makers the darlings in the publishing arena nowadays, and the passion I have for chocolate had me recently racing over to Central Bottle + Provisions to meet, greet and eat with the masterminds behind Mast Brothers Chocolate. Although I originally knew Central Bottle as a wine shop, I delight upon continually… Read More Favorite Food Fridays: So much more than bottles at Central Bottle!
Farm Dinners are the stuff of foodie fantasy: meeting the hardworking farmers who grow our food, watching chefs who carefully craft mouth-watering meals out of the farm fresh ingredients, communing with fellow lovers of locally grown and artfully prepared goodness, and dining in the nearby field. When done right, such a night can be truly… Read More Farm Dinner Fridays: Outstanding in the Field
On a recent Sunday morning, I headed to the Green Mountain state, otherwise known as Vermont, in pursuit of cheese. Knowing that Vermont cheesemakers are considered some of the best in the country – if not the world – had me pushing the “pedal to the metal” as I drove north on Rte. 89 to… Read More In Pursuit of Cheese