Lock Me Up and Throw Away the Key!

Who knew that such a gem would appear in Belmont! Being new to North Carolina and Gaston County, I have been in search of the perfect cocktail that would take my breath away. 

Bee a “Keeper” for a Day

Suit up! Red Bee’s Honey Harvest provides hands-on apiary experience.   The weather is getting warmer! Well, one can hope, this is Connecticut. Anyway, that means our friends at Red Bee Honey will eventually post dates for their fun, and very hands-on, honey harvest. Last year, I was invited to Red Bee, along with a…

Brewport: Beer & Pizza in B-Port

Pizza and beer are two of my favorite things. It’s just a guess but I think it’s the same for many of you. It’s also why I was excited when I heard about Brewport, a Bridgeport brewery and pizza house located right off Exit 27 going northbound on I-95.

Busy as a Blogger at Red Bee Honey

  This was a sweet invite 🙂    Several weeks ago I replied to a thread posted in the Connecticut Bloggers Facebook group about a limited invite to Red Bee Honey in Weston, Connecticut. I’m certain I was one of the first to respond with a “like” and a comment, and when I was chosen…

Arthur Avenue Markets: A Pictorial Review

Foods. A lot.  Earlier this year when it was still very cold out, I got invited to go on a walking tour of Arthur Avenue along with some folks from Westchester Magazine, a few writers—including my pal Amy Sowder—and chef Mogan Anthony (Village Social, Locali) and his chef de cuisine Mauricio Nunez. The tour was…

Brunchin’ at Bareburger

    Totally brunchworthy.   We’re feelin’ those weird photos. Animal heads on people! Yasss! It’s kind of crazy to think that I’ve only ever been to a Bareburger one time. I went to the Ridgefield location shortly after they opened to check the hype, but never reviewed it because I only had a burger,…

Photos from The Culinary Institute of America + Their New Brewery

Writing by Andrew. Photos mostly by Damion, like 2-3 by Andrew.  That scenery tho… Just before the end of 2015, Damion and I were invited up to The Culinary Institute of American at Hyde Park to check out the brand new collaboration brewery between the school the Brooklyn Brewery. The event was media only, with…