Tapas At Matadora

TAPAS AT MATADORA

The building mural one sees upon arrival, or even before, at Matadora in Woburn. You just don't see this anywhere in Boston. The Sparkling...

Brunch At Cliff House

BRUNCH AT CLIFF HOUSE

We enjoyed a recent Saturday brunch at Cliff House in Cape Neddick, Maine and it was hard to fathom why after a lifetime of every summer...

 
 
 
Dining Around In Union Square

DINING AROUND IN UNION SQUARE

We were recently invited on a food tour in Somerville. Unfortunately, because we offered some feedback we thought might improve the...

TV Cooking Legend Mary Ann Esposito Event

TV COOKING LEGEND MARY ANN ESPOSITO EVENT

One of the big questions I always have for people is: how did you learn to cook? The answer is often my mother or grandmother but in...

 
 
 
Kumana

KUMANA

Since our winter holiday break we have been inundated with new products to try. The sample vault is full and we've been working our...

West Cork

WEST CORK

February is a short month. Next is March and here in Boston we all know what that means: St. Patrick's Day. And this year we will be...

 
 
 
Durgin Park Cornbread Recipe 2019

DURGIN PARK CORNBREAD RECIPE 2019

We first ran it years and years ago when we were handed it by a friend, tried it and loved it. Now that the legendary spot is closed...

Au Revoir L'Espalier. And Others

AU REVOIR L'ESPALIER. AND OTHERS

A luncheon cheese plate at the now-closed L'Espalier. L'Espalier. The Tam. Durgin Park. Three very different types of restaurants that...

 
 
 
2019 Plans

2019 PLANS

One of the resolutions you should have every year is to take time and enjoy life. I try to do something fun, something that I truly...

Friendly Toast Brunch

FRIENDLY TOAST BRUNCH

Pumpkin Pancakes at The Friendly Toast. Part of the holiday season for us always includes at least one brunch out with friends or maybe...

 
 
 
Wine Lunch At Moon Bar

WINE LUNCH AT MOON BAR

Smoked Bluefish Pate at Moon Bar We recently enjoyed an intimate group of food writers at a great wine lunch at Moon Bar in Park Square,...

Saloniki Greek Harvard Square

SALONIKI GREEK HARVARD SQUARE

We'll all be out doing our holiday shopping and socializing this season and at some point, well, we all have to eat. So, we're kicking...

 
 
 
Favorite Things 2018 III

FAVORITE THINGS 2018 III

We know. It looks like something you'd give to your toddler. Easy to digest. 100% pure fruit. No added sugars. And portable. Sounds...

Favorite Things 2018 II

FAVORITE THINGS 2018 II

We recently discovered Lindemans Frambiose at a tasting while shopping at Wegmans in Medford. The color will catch your eye. Some people...

 
 
 
Favorite Things 2018

FAVORITE THINGS 2018

French Toast flavored Bantam Bagels make for an easy breakfast. As many readers know we receive many food and food-related products...

Chickadee

CHICKADEE

Piquillo-Almond With Pomegranate Molasses and Fresh Pita at Chickadee in the Boston Design and Innovation Building. It somehow seems...

 
 
 
Chef Flynn, The Movie

CHEF FLYNN, THE MOVIE

You may remember Chef Flynn McGarry, the wunderkind once featured in that New York Times piece that went viral. He's the "kid chef"...

Brunch At Lower Mills Tavern

BRUNCH AT LOWER MILLS TAVERN

Lower Gin Mills: Lion's Tail Gin, elderflower, mint, lime and house made ginger beer. It's for those who like their daytime weekend...

 
 
 
Kicking Off Boston Christmas Festival 2018

KICKING OFF BOSTON CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL 2018

Reporter Andrew interviewing Judge Owen for NBC 10 at the Boston Christmas Festival 2018 today. It's not often that I get to combine...

Kafé Kahlúa Popup On Newbury

KAFÉ KAHLÚA POPUP ON NEWBURY

We popped in to the Kafé Kahlua popup last week, a fun spot to visit and hang out for a bit on a Friday night before pursuing the night's...

 
 
 



Italian Style Beef Wellington

Beef Wellington is a true delicacy often served on holidays and very special occasions that your dinner guests will find very impressive. Making a great Beef Wellington is... Read more ...

Chicken Liver Pate

Pâté sounds intimidating to make but this Chicken Liver Pâté recipe is simple and inexpensive yet has a magnificent flavor. This recipe combines the flavors of chicken livers... Read more ...

Tequila-Lime Marinated Angus Sirloin - Sound of Flavor

The Roasted Red Pepper Semolina Focaccia recipe in the latest video from POV Italian Cooking is packed full of flavor but still an easy bread to make at home. This Italian... Read more ...

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake: 3 delicious desserts in 1 bite! Cookie cake crust, creamy vanilla cheesecake, and chocolate chip cookies! Read more ...

Sheet Pan Paprika Chicken

Sheet Pan Paprika Chicken

Sheet Pan Paprika Chicken and Potatoes: Chicken rubbed with fragrant fennel and smoky paprika with crisp, creamy red potatoes. Read more ...

Chicken Caprese

Chicken Caprese

If you're looking for a quick, healthy 30-minute dinner then this Chicken Caprese - 30 Minutes or Less Meal is the dinner for you! Read more ...

Greek Salad with Salmon

Greek Salad with Salmon

What's better than a recipe that you can 1: whip up in 20 minutes and 2: goes on the top of your weeknight meal list! This Greek Salad! Read more ...

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Trufles

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Trufles

This rich ‘n satisfying vegan cookie dough truffle recipe is perfect for gift-giving! It's the ultimate edible paleo cookie dough dessert! Read more ...

Carrot Cake

Carrot Cake

This amazing moist and flavorful Carrot Cake is so easy to make, it will quickly become your favorite. Read more ...

Oven Baked Chicken Wings

Oven Baked Chicken Wings

Sweet and spicy oven baked chicken wings coated in Hoisin and Sriracha sauce, sticky and utterly delicious. Read more ...

Next Week's Meal Plan: A Week of Healthy, Low-Effort Dinners for Expecting...

Next Week's Meal Plan: A Week of Healthy, Low-Effort Dinners for Expecting Parents

For when you want dinners that are equal parts wholesome, comforting, and downright easy. Read more ...

How to Roast a Chicken in the Oven

How to Roast a Chicken in the Oven

Want to learn How to Roast a Chicken in the Oven? Then this is the recipe to follow. Read more ...

Order a Second Dessert and Say Farewell to ‘Catastrophe' This Weekend

Order a Second Dessert and Say Farewell to ‘Catastrophe' This Weekend

Streaming recommendations for the weekend plus a roundup of the week's food-related entertainment news This post originally appeared on March 22, 2019, in “Eat, Drink, Watch”... Read more ...