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Eventide in Portland, ME

When I think of Maine, my thoughts first veer to lobster. But on our most recent trip to Portland, we spent more of our time eating oysters. That’s…

Miya’s Farm Dinner

It is a lovely summer evening in a backyard in Woodbridge. This is a farm dinner organized by the New Haven Arts + Ideas festival, but unlike a typical outdoor…

Millwrights in Simsbury, CT

This year we spent our 8th wedding anniversary alongside Hop Brook falls, dining in a former grist mill. In other words, we finally made our way  up to…

Sayonara 2013…

It seems like we alternate our new year’s celebrations between Westport and New Haven. This year, I couldn’t have been happier with an early dinner at Miso. There’s…

Saugatuck Craft Butchery- new location

Saugatuck Craft Butchery in Westport has a new home. Not far, just across the Riverside Ave in a more spacious location. The best part? Now there’s a cafe, serving…

Milford Restaurant Week 2013

Milford is hosting its first Restaurant Week from Monday, October 7 to Sunday, October 13.  That gives you about 25 different options ($20.13/pp for dinner or $12.13/pp for lunch)….

“Fork It Over” No. 2 at Canon Grange

Last weekend we got a seat at the Fork it Over table! Featuring a secret chef/location, it was the second in a series of benefit dinners for the Westport Farmers’…

August at the Westport Farmers’ Market

Every summer Thursday when I’m stuck at my desk, I daydream about how great it would be to hit up the Westport Farmers’ Market. This August I finally…

The Connecticut Tomato

August is a glorious month for the tomato, especially because it’s such a sad, flavorless waste of time for most of the year. I’ve eaten so many Sun…

Schoolhouse Restaurant: Farm to Fork – August 2013

With so much Connecticut produce in season right now, we made a point of attending at least one dinner before summer draws to a close. Last Wednesday we…