5 Wines To Serve at Your Spooky Halloween Party

Halloween doesn’t have to mean bottles with ghouls on the label, or cringe-worthy double entendres…. bottles that have all the subtlety of a hand grenade. Some wines can be harsh, a bit too harsh even for the spookies of guests. Why not try a wine blend. Winemakers will often blend Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot or Read More

10th Annual Chowdafest Winners List

Over 12,000 foodies filled Sherwood Island State Park in Westport for Chowdafest, presented by Stop & Shop on Sunday October 1st, setting a record for attendance including the largest event ever held at the park itself.  “We had amazing weather and the turnout exceeded our wildest expectations” said Jim Keenan event director.  “There was a Read More

Spicy Sunshine Orange Smoothie Recipe

In October, orange is king, so you’ll have an easy time finding lots of orange produce to enjoy. Orange radiates newness and fresh starts. It’s the color of sunshine, of orange juice, of egg yolks, and our focus today as we eat our way through the rainbow. Simply looking at the color orange can spark creativity, conjure Read More

Take a Look Inside the New Butchers and Bakers Restaurant in Farmington

Brews & BBQ Festival in Danbury, July 22

Brews & BBQ is bringing you the area’s best BBQ makers, local and national craft beer and headline entertainment by Molly Hatchet! Brews & BBQ aims to celebrate the change of the season. It is the ultimate spring bash dedicated to showcasing local BBQ, craft beers and live music! The event will take place at Ives Read More

Nick Cannon and Nina Agdal Host Sugar Factory Foxwoods Location Grand Opening

On Saturday night, Actor, producer, director and host of “Wild ‘N Out” Nick Cannon and Sports Illustrated Model Nina Agdal hosted the grand opening of Sugar Factory‘s newest location at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut. Arriving at 7:00 p.m., Cannon and Agdal walked the red carpet before participating in the official ribbon cutting ceremony. After, Read More

Saybrook Point Inn’s “Fresh Salt” Launches New Spring Menu

To accompany the warmer weather of Spring, Fresh Salt proudly presents their Spring Menu. But, don’t worry, some of their tried and true favorites are still available. Chef d’ Cuisine Gese Rodriguez at Fresh Salt, within the Saybrook Point Inn and Spa, strives to present the freshest ingredients available in their spring menu, whether it Read More

The Greenwich WINE+FOOD Festival Returns September 22-23

Greenwich WINE+FOOD Festival presented by presented by Serendipity magazine (serendipitysocial.com) will be returning for its seventh year, September 22 through 23 at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park in Greenwich, Connecticut.  The multi-day event will once again feature a Master Chef Dinner on Friday evening, this year honoring celebrity chef Scott Conant and the 2017 Most Innovative Chefs (names TBA).  Read More

Shrimp Ravioli with Ricotta Herb and Lemon Zest Recipe

Indulge in delicious Italian cuisine with Balducci’s recipe Shrimp Ravioli with Ricotta Herb and Lemon Zest. Balducci’s, with two locations in Connecticut (Riverside and Westport), is the premiere destination for gourmet food, specializing in prepared foods, meats, cheeses, baked goods, custom catering & gift baskets. Shrimp Ravioli with Ricotta Herb and Lemon Zest Recipe Ingredients 3/4 cup Read More

Add Italian Flair to Your Meals with These 8 Steps

Add Italian flair to your meals with these 8 steps and keep reading for a delicious recipe from Balducci’s chefs. Balducci’s, with two locations in Connecticut (Westport and Riverside), is the premiere destination for gourmet food, specializing in prepared foods, meats, cheeses, baked goods, custom catering & gift baskets. 1. Choose the right oils: Extra virgin olive Read More