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!
It’s a simple truth: New Englanders love apple picking. Maybe it’s because the Pilgrims planted the first United States apple tree in the Massachusetts Bay colony, so we feel a strong connection to the fruit or maybe it’s because we just want to be outside as much as possible before winter arrives. Whatever the reason,… Read More Fresh Fruit Fridays: Fall Apple Picking
I recently headed to the Winchester Farmers’ Market on a radiant sunny Saturday, looking for that certain foodie something to win me over. Located on a church green in the center of town made this market easy to locate with my Local Pickins app. Parking was convenient and arriving mid morning, just after opening hours, made… Read More Farmer’s Market Friday’s: Simple Maple Syrup Facts with Jack!
Eggs. They’re great for the eyes, serve as an excellent source of protein (two eggs contain the protein equal to a serving of meat, poultry, fish or beans), and are one of the only foods containing naturally occuring Vitamin D. And of course, they are delicious! But, with so many varieties of eggs on… Read More A Good Egg