The American Lamb Board held their sixth annual Boston Lamb Jam at the Royal Sonesta Boston tonight. Chef Matthew Varga of Gracie’s in Providence, Rhode Island won the trophy in the Middle Eastern category for his Lamb Shoulder Confit with Za’atar, Muhammara and Lebne.
Updates on current local food and drink news in Rhode Island featuring: Reed Announces $100K Grant for RI Public Health Institute, Lyle Morse Named Executive Chef Hyatt Regency Newport Hotel & Spa, Jack’s Abby Brewing Expands to R.I.
The first Rhode Island Food Fights event of 2015, the Great Cupcake Championship, was held this past Sunday, March 15th at Hope Artiste Village in Pawtucket. Thirteen area bakers specializing in cupcakes competed to see who had the best, according to a panel of six culinary judges (which included this writer), along with competing for the People’s Choice.
Showcasing the best of the ever-expanding Rhode Island culinary scene, the fourth annual, all-local Eat Drink RI Festival returns Thursday, April 30th through Sunday, May 3rd. The Festival, sponsored by Daniele, Inc., will be held throughout Providence.
Updates on current local food and drink news in Rhode Island featuring: Newport Restaurant Week 2015, Hemenway’s 30th Anniversary, Fatulli’s Bakery & Deli Re-Opens
Updates on current local food and drink news in Rhode Island featuring: Providence Pi(e) Day 2015, AIDS Project RI Dining Out For Life, Easy Entertaining Inc. 4th Annual Food and Wine Tour
Updates on current local food and drink news in Rhode Island featuring: RI James Beard Foundation Award Semifinalist, Farm Fresh RI March Madness, Haven Brothers Documentary on RIPBS, Green with Bleu Workshop Series at Hope & Main, The Mooring’s Weekly Specials
Updates on current local food and drink news in Rhode Island featuring: Easy Entertaining for Valentine’s Day, M.S. Walker & Battle Road Beer, Waterman Grille’s Burger and Beer, and The Preserve at Boulder Hills Winter Champagne Brunch
Updates on current local food and drink news in Rhode Island featuring: Simone’s expanded hours and cooking classes, Julians new general manager and TequilaArt begins Federal Hill tequila tours
The Sun WineFest ’15 is this weekend and as always it attracts some of the best names in the food, wine and spirits world to the Mohegan Sun Resort in southeastern Connecticut.