Getaway to Saybrook Point Inn’s New Tall Tales Guest House

A big thank you to Saybrook Point Inn and Spa for inviting us to stay overnight at Tall Tales and stay for Sunday Brunch. Wondering where to head for that weekend get away or that midweek break, what not head to Saybrook Point Inn and Spa with scenic views of the Connecticut River. It is a Read More

Chef Robert Irvine To Host Savor This April at the Convention Center in Hartford

In preparation for the Savor – A celebration of Wine, Food & Spirits event that will be held at the Connecticut Convention Center in April, we were invited to a press event hosted by the new Vue 24 Restaurant at Foxwoods Resort Casino. Vue 24 is located on the 24th floor of the beautiful Grand Pequot Tower hotel. Read More

Enjoy Cocktails and Italian Cuisine at Ballo at Mohegan Sun

Complex – no, simple – yes, , flavorful – yes, created using Italian traditions with local ingredients and minimal steps. That is how the cuisine at Ballo Italian Restaurant in Mohegan Sun Casino is masterfully created. Ballo Italian, a John J. Tunney III creation, reflects his love of authentic Italian cuisine, as well as the Read More

A Sneak Peek at the NIX Evergreen Walk Menu

We were invited to check out the new NIXs restaurant location in South Windsor at Evergreen Walk. We love NIXs in their Downtown Hartford location (across from the Convention Center) and were excited to see what they had in store for Evergreen Walk. NIXS Kitchen | Cocktails The Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk 538 Evergreen Read More

Artisanal Burger’s First Beer Dinner with Stony Creek Beer

We had the pleasure of attending the first beer dinner held at Artisanal Burger Company in Manchester, CT. Working with several different styles of beer from Stony Creek Brewery of Branford, CT, the chef created a four course dinner that paired well with the chosen beers. The owner of Artisanal, three representatives from Stony Creek Read More

Experience Mecha Noodle Bar in South Norwalk

We were excited when we received an invitation from Mecha Noodle Bar in South Norwalk, CT to come and sample their menu of authentic Vietnamese pho and Japanese ramen. The location in South Norwalk is their second location and has only been open for nearly two months. It is located in the former Pasta Nostra location at Read More

Enjoy Latin Fusion Cuisine at Brasitas Stamford

Brasitas Restaurant in Stamford, Connecticut offers authentic Latin fusion cuisine with a few Mexican and Spanish dishes as well. Brasitas in Stanford offers a relaxing looking outside bar and patio that would be a great place to enjoy a cocktail or a meal on a fine summer evening. An added plus, in my book, was the valet Read More

Foxwoods First Annual Restaurant Month Sept 8-30

Foxwoods Resort and Casino will be holding their first annual “Restaurant Month” starting September 8th and continuing until September 30th of this year. Each participation restaurant, ranging from fine to causal dining, within Foxwoods will be offering a $35 prix fixe menu. Participating Restaurants Include: Al Dente Cedars Restaurant David Burke Prime Golden Dragon High Read More

Enjoy An Afternoon at the Gelston House in East Haddam

The Gelston House located on the edge of the tranquil Connecticut River in East Haddam, CT is often filled with patrons enjoying a drink and/or meal before or after attending a performance at the nearby Goodspeed Opera House. But it is a great place to go to even if you are not there to see Read More

Paragon Foxwood Restaurant Features Quintessa Wines

A great evening of food and wine took place at the stunning Paragon Restaurant within Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, CT. The Paragon Restaurant host similar dinners and if you have never attended you will be quite impressed. The wines of Huneeus, with Quintessa being the featured wine, were the stars of the evening as they Read More