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Updates on current local food and drink news in Rhode Island featuring: RI Hospitality Culinary Competition, Rhode Island Open Space Grants, Ocean State Job Lot Food Donation

Interview with Chef Will Gilson, appearing at The Sun WineFest, January 24-26, 2014

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
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“Bizarre Foods America” featuring Rhode Island Airs Monday, August 5, 2013 – UPDATED

Followers, friends and fans of some of Rhode Island’s favorite restaurants, stores and farms saw a number of photos back in mid-December 2012 featuring culinary explorer Andrew Zimmern as he visited Rhode Island to tape an episode of his show “Bizarre Foods America.” The hour-long episode featuring the Ocean State is airing on the Travel
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Interview with Andy Husbands, appearing at The Sun WineFest, January 25-27, 2013

The Sun WineFest ’13 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. One of those food personalities is Andy Husbands, the chef/owner of Tremont 647 in Boston, Massachusetts. Readers of this site may recognize Husbands
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