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 . . .
Last year Providence restaurant Chez Pascal celebrated ten years under the ownership of Kristin and Matt Gennuso. The Gennusos threw the Ham Jam, a great big party with a bunch of bands. A highlight of the evening was the inaugural performance of Turn for the Wurst.
The first Rhode Island Food Fights event of 2014, the Great Cupcake Championship, was held this past Sunday, March 9th at Fête in Providence. Thirteen area bakers specializing in cupcakes competed to see who had the best . . .
Updates on current local food and drink news in Rhode Island featuring: RI DEM Farm Viability Grants, Providence Storefront Improvement, The Revolving Door
The 2014 James Beard Foundation Restaurant and Chef Awards Semifinalists were announced today and a number of Rhode Island chefs and restaurants are included on this year’s list.
The Sun WineFest ’14 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. Chef/Owner Will Gilson of Puritan & Company in Cambridge, Massachusetts is one the many talented chefs presenting a dish at The WineFest’s Saturday night Celebrity Chef Dine Around. Gilson’s restaurant Puritan &… Read more →
This past November, Gracie’s restaurant in Providence hosted a No Kid Hungry fundraiser for Share Our Strength. Gracie’s Executive Chef Matthew Varga and Pastry Chef Melissa Denmark were joined by several guest chefs–Chef Matt Gennuso of Chez Pascal in Providence, Chef Keith Luce of The Square in Greenport, New York and Evan Mallett of the Black Trumpet Bistro in Portsmouth, New Hampshire–to prepare the evening’s cocktail reception and multi-course dinner.
Join us for a one-night-only dinner featuring all-natural, hormone-free, pasture-fed meats along with an assortment of local produce, eggs and dairy, each course will be paired with the wines listed below.
Updates on current local food and drink news in Rhode Island: Simone’s, Tallulah Taqueria and Chat Live with Chef Nick Rabar
The fourth and final Rhode Island Food Fights event of 2013, The Spectacular Cookie Smackdown, was held this past Sunday, December 8th at Fête in Providence.