We’re eating our way around CT one restaurant at a time. Today we’re at The Abbey Restaurant & Bar in New Milford enjoying some great Irish American cuisine – plus seafood, plus burgers, plus specialty cocktails…
Wine, food, and celebrity chef lovers, if you’ve never attended the Sun Wine and Food Fest, you must add it to your #CTbucketlist. Celebrating its 16th year at Mohegan Sun, this is a food festival not to be missed! Here’s our recap of the three events we thoroughly enjoyed. Eating, drinking, and celeb-chef selfies…what’s not to love?!
“Yummy (and unique) fries in CT” could well be the best idea we’ve ever had for a blog post. As we now consider ourselves French Fry sommeliers, let us present to you, 7 French Fry spots in CT worth the journey!
Ho ho…holy cow, there’s only 1 week until the big day! Do. Not. Panic. If you’re looking for something unique with a local Connecticut story, or have a craft-spirit lover on your list, look no further than Litchfield Distillery! Here are a few of our favorite things you can find when you visit their Distillery store.
‘Tis the season to stock your shelves with good cheer! Tralalalala! Where better to do this than with our friends at NeJaime’s Wine & Spirits in New Milford. We don’t feel bad that they know us by name in there, we saw a lot of folks who were on a first name basis during our recent visit. That’s just the kinda friendly store they are!
If you’re a Good News Restaurant groupie (of which there are many) you’re well aware of their recent facelift and makeover. If you haven’t been in a while, get on over there and fall in love with Good News Restaurant (Woodbury) all over again. Carole Peck – the fresh-cuisine queen in these parts – invited us over for a peek and a bite to eat. Be right there, Carole!
Within Litchfield’s recently renovated jailhouse, you’ll find The Bakehouse, a lovely cell filled with the best of baked goods! Being that one of our mission statements is to try every bakery in CT, we stopped by, did a thorough taste-testing, and got the low-down. Read on…and because scratch and sniff websites still haven’t been invented, imagine the smell of fresh, baked pastries as you do so.
Hey, foodies! Fairfield County has plenty of amazingly fabulous eating establishments and we’re sharing some that have impressed us during our travels. From BBQ to Vietnamese, to burgers, to wine bars, and then some, here are some spots you need to put on your “gotta try it” list! Your taste buds and belly will thank you.
We recently partnered up with CT Visit as CT Ambassadors, so you can also see this story on their fabulous website!