While available on almost every corner in Connecticut, from chain coffee and donut stores to quickie marts, there are places that make truly wonderful, unique cups of hot chocolate that are worth going out of the way to order. Five such places are presented here.
Here are just five places to go in Connecticut to start the new year with a good brunch.
Cindy Hartog knows how to throw a party. Here are three tips on putting together a holiday party from this master of culinary entertainment, and one of her favorite – and simplest – recipes to add to the fun.
Vegan desserts can still be fun, delicious and easy to make! This treat from Chloe Coscarelli, Food Network-winning vegan chef, is perfect to bring to a cookie swap to satisfy everyone.
Smashed, mashed, smushed, whipped, beaten, pureed or similarly tortured by hand, whisk or blender, potatoes lend themselves to chefs’ whimsies very well, as this list of five unique ways to serve the sacred smashed spuds shows.
Carrie Morey’s Black Pepper Biscuits will give your Thanksgiving table just the right amount of Southern flair and keep your family running for more.
Heather Bertinetti, author of “Bake It, Don’t Fake It!”, shares her coconut shortbread cookie recipe.
These new cookbooks from sister company Simon & Schuster have some fabulous recipes for your next holiday gathering.
Farm-to-table and locally and organically grown ideas are now being adopted by many top chefs at their expensive restaurants. Check out these green Connecticut restaurants to get a taste of great food that you can feel good about eating.
Want a home-cooked meal, but can’t cook? Jessica Seinfeld’s book has more than a 100 step by step recipes that can help you become a “can cook” in no time. Try her simple roasted eggplant and cherry tomato recipe tonight!
While turkey is the quintessential Thanksgiving dish, it’s the side dishes that can make or break the meal. From roasted asparagus to classic pumpkin pie, it’s time to get inspired.
Celebrate National Vegetarian Day with one of these delicious vegetable filled dishes. Not into salad? Try spinach lasagna, hummus or falafels.