Let's talk about cute lunch places that offer up amazing recipes and are tucked away in cute little towns for a moment. These hidden gems sometimes bring a lot of value to the table that also somehow go unnoticed as so many people flock to urban areas for food. As a relatively new scout to… Continue reading A taste of Latin America arrives in Saco
Brunch is certainly a culture these days, and if you're like most you're starting off your lazy Sundays with biscuits and gravy with bacon over mouth watering mimosas with family and friends. Doesn't that make you want it to be Sunday already? I for one am proud to be part of such an exciting culture.… Continue reading Biscuits are rising well in a town that is rising even faster.
Connecticut has had a lot of new dining destinations lately. They're popping up just about everywhere, and we could not be more excited about that! After all, it's always great when you get the ability to stop in and review. River: A Waterfront Restaurant & Bar located in Wethersfield is certainly making a name for… Continue reading DINE: New restaurant along the Connecticut River offers up a trendy experience
Maine. A state very far north in the eastern United States is best known for its blueberries and good potato crops, but did you know it's also home to some pretty good libations? Not only does it have some of the most popular IPA's this side of the Mississippi, but it also has some darn… Continue reading Cellardoor Winery is a best kept secret in Maine
Have you ever stepped into a business establishment and just felt right at home? That's the feeling you get when you arrive at Connecticut's newest winery to sprout up, Crystal Ridge in South Glastonbury. A snap to reach from just about anywhere in the greater Hartford region, Crystal Ridge certainly prides itself on it's humble… Continue reading Connecticut’s newest winery offers classic New England charm
Okay, but isn't everyday coffee day? I mean, who amongst us can survive without some sort of caffeine. Spoiler alert here, I'm not one of those people! I absolutely love coffee. Period. I mean, if you were to run into me on a day without it, you would think you ran into my evil twin brother… Continue reading Happy National Coffee day!
In the true spirit of a wino on the road, I just had to research where the nearest winery was in the vicinity to where I am staying here in the greater Boston area. To my surprise, I didn't have to drive far to get access to some of the best the area has to… Continue reading A winery the Pilgrims would be proud of
We all know by now that I really love vineyards. My Italian roots run deep, and as an Italian, I believe a good glass of wine is good for the soul. Don't take my word for it, however, read some of the studies on red wine and how it may help with the longevity of our… Continue reading Brignole Vineyard Brings a Taste of Napa to Connecticut.
This goes without saying, but we have many great places to discover right in our own backyard. Our neighbors are continually working hard to improve the area that they are proud to call home, and their proud to introduce it to as many people as possible. Recently, I had a chance to explore one of… Continue reading Unwinding at the vineyard