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: Bottles Fine Wine Begins Drizly Home Delivery, Harvesting Rhode Island Premieres on RI PBS, JWU Student Fellowship Award
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
- May 3, 2015
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Purchase tickets: Dinner by Dames Truck Stop Grand Tasting Grand Brunch A group of Rhode Island’s best chefs, bartenders and pastry chefs prepare a Festival closing brunch in the Grand Ballroom at the Providence Biltmore, with a portion of the proceeds going to the Rhode Island Philharmonic Foundations in Learning Exploration. Participating restaurants & chefs include: Ryan (more…)
- May 2, 2015
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Purchase tickets: Dinner by Dames Truck Stop Grand Tasting Grand Brunch The Grand Tasting, presented by Providence Monthly, features samplings of over forty locally produced beer, wine & spirits, as well as an abundance of local food artisans in the Providence Biltmore Grand Ballroom. During the Tasting there will be three Local Food & Drink (more…)
- April 30, 2015
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Purchase tickets: Dinner by Dames Truck Stop Grand Tasting Grand Brunch To kick off this year’s Festival we’ve got the return of one of 2014’s most popular dining series Dinner by Dames–and we’ve expanded it for the Eat (more…)
Updates on current local food and drink news in Rhode Island featuring: Fit2cook4Kids Cooking Camps and news from Johnson & Wales University with Student International Pastry Team and Student Fellowship Award