Showcasing the best of the ever-expanding Rhode Island culinary scene, the Eat Drink RI Festival is returning to Providence for an expanded four-day all-local food festival. Taking place Thursday, April 24th through Sunday, April 27th, the Festival . . .
Each year The Rhode Show runs a “Search for a Star” competition to see who will be a host of the show for the following year. Out of countless video entries and live auditions, online voters choose 20 semi-finalists and then another round of online voting produces the top 5 finalists for the position. Tashanea Whitlow is one of those… Read more →
Coming this week is, in my opinion, one of the best annual culinary events in Rhode Island, the March of Dimes Rhode Island Signature Chefs Auction. Each year, some of the best chefs from the top restaurants in the area get together in one location to each offer a signature dish to the attendees who were smart enough to snap… Read more →
Chef Darius Salko at Tini restaurant in Providence has created a new menu item named after the farm in Smithfield that he sources the beef from. In Chef Salko’s words, “‘The Blackbird’ is Blackbird Farm beef shaved thin and piled high on a soft roll with onions and homemade catsup.” I got a chance to try the sandwich two ways… Read more →