Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Daily Bites: Wednesday Edition

 Photo courtesy of Urban Hearth

Urban Hearth in Cambridge, MA is holding their annual CRAB FEAST on Sunday, July 16. Event starts at 2:00PM; $30/dozen crabs with all the classic crab feast sides. Idle Hands Brewery will be on tap literally and figuratively for the festivities. For more information, visit www.urbanhearth.net.


Monday, July 3, 2017

Today's Travel Finds: Cheese and Wine of the French Countryside, 10 Best Lobster Rolls in Connecticut, Flavors of Martha's Vineyard, & More

Explore the flavors of Martha's Vineyard - Farm. Field. Sea is offering small group experiential tours this summer. Go behind-the-scenes of the local food of Martha's Vineyard. For more information, visit www.farmfieldsea.com

The 10 Best Lobster Rolls in Connecticut [Connecticut Magazine]

Summer in Loire- Cheese and Wine of the French Countryside (July 13, 2017, 6:30PM)
This cooking class is offered by Formaggio Kitchen of Cambridge, MA

Taste of Napa - A lodging and dining package in Connecticut (Winvian Farm)
Includes a one night stay in the cottage of your choice, three cource Prix-Fixe dinner, wine and cheese tasting for two and more.

Chatham Bars Inn, is partnering with acclaimed Boston-based Chef Jody Adams to offer an exciting seasonal culinary experience at STARS restaurant. The James Beard Award-winning chef behind legendary restaurants Rialto, TRADE, Porto and Saloniki will preside over the summer pop-up’s menu and atmosphere, bringing a relaxed yet refined take on classic Cape Cod summer fare. For more information and to make a reservation, visit www.chathambarsinn.com/dining-areas/stars

Savory Maine Dining and Provisions will exhibit the paintings of Brunswick artist Barbara Bean from July 5 through Aug. 15. [via Coastal Journal

Newport Mansions Food & Wine Festival (September 21-24, 2017)

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Friday, April 14, 2017

Lobster Recipes on Pinterest

Find over 200 lobster recipes on our Lobster Board on Pinterest
Courtesy of The Boston Press Suite|Travel & Lifestyle Media



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SHOP Rhode Island Lobster Fishing Premium T-Shirt, Vintage Lobster Buoys Shack Maine Art Print

Travel Video of the Day: American Cruise Lines - New England Islands Cruises


Monday, September 12, 2016

Vermont Fall Foliage Packages

A trip to New England in the fall is a favorite among travelers. Every where you turn, there is the splendor of a season marked by vibrant shades of reds, browns and golden beauty. If Vermont is your planned destination, check out these fall foliage packages via the Vermont's Northeast Kingdom's website. Check back soon for more exciting fall adventures in the six New England states.

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Count Down to Dine Out Boston | August 14-19 & 21-26

Dine Out Boston is right around the corner.

"After two successful weeks of fine dining in March, the 15th edition of the dining series formerly known as Restaurant Week returns from Sunday, August 14 to Friday, August 19 and Sunday, August 21 to Friday, August 26. More than 150 restaurants from the Greater Boston area will take part, offering diners special menus at discount prices." Read the full article at BostonDotCom:

Saturday, May 7, 2016

Foraging and Wild Edibles Class at The Inn at Weathersfield & More.

The Inn at Weathersfield in Vermont has a lineup of exciting food adventures. The Foraging and Wild Edibles Class takes place on Saturday, May 21, 2016 with Boston-based cookbook author Didi Dmmons and Forager David Craft. Lunch and recipes included.

  • Sunday, May 15 :: Breakdown & Debone Sunday Supper $65
  • Saturday July 3 :: Fresh Herbs Class Sunday Supper $55 pp
  • New Indian Bread "Chaparty" Baking Class with Lini Mazumdar $55 pp
  • Saturday August 13 :: Annual Pit Roasting Class and Private Dinner
  • Saturday August 20 :: Annual Farm Dinner
  • Saturday September 10 :: Pickle, Can & Preserve w/ IVV Chef Michael

For details on all of the above, visit http://www.weathersfieldinn.com

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Thursday, April 28, 2016

We'd love to hear from you! Submit your recipes


Share your passion for cooking! Submit your recipes via email. Send to newenglandfoodadventures (at) gmail (dot) com

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Daily Bites: A Roundup of Edible Links of a Culinary Nature

Daily Bites: A Roundup of Edible Links


Rhode Island's Best Italian Food in Federal Hill [culinarytravel.about.com]

10 Must Try Foods in Rhode Island [We3Travel]

Eating Out in Manchester, New Hampshire: The 10 Best Local Restaurants [The Culture Trip]

10 Restaurants With Incredible Rooftop Dining In Connecticut [Only In Your State]

Vermont dining above the falls at The Mill at Simon Pearce  [View Menus]

17 Maine Restaurants With Stunning Views [Maine Eater]

Tips for eating, seeing and staying in Maine's gorgeous Acadia National Park [Sugar & Soul]

Count Down to Cape Cod Restaurant Week, May 9-15. [Visit Website]

Boston's 10 Best Italian Restaurants: Pizza, Pasta & More [The Culture Trip]

Seafood Sundaes made with Scallops, Shrimp and Crabmeat [New Hampshire Home Magazine]

Recipes made with Vermont's Crowley Cheese [Crowley Cheese]




Plan Your Maine Spring & Summer Vacation

Travel Ideas and Resources to Help You Plan Your Maine Spring and Summer Vacation.

Maine 2015-2016 Guide to Inns and Bed & Breakfasts - View on the web or request a copy by mail. Visit Maine Tourism Association


Heading to Portland, Maine? Check out the hot deals on www.visitportland.com/hotdeals.aspx


Make stuffed lobster at home. View recipe on Down East Maine Magazine.


Lighthouses are ubiquitous to the coastal Maine landscape. Plan a tour on your next Maine adventure. Navigate (pun intended) to www.mainetourism.com and type lighthouses in the search box for a variety of tours featuring lighthouses.


Exciting events are happening at Maine Coastal Gardens -- Plein Air Painting Days, Tea & Tulips, Rare Plants of New England, Garden Dinner Series and much more. Visit www.mainegardens.org/calendar-events/events


Maine newspapers: Bangor Daily NewsEllsworth AmericanHerald GazetteMount Desert Islander
Portland Press Herald 

Food and dining adventures await at the Hartstone Inn with Chef Michael Salmon. How about a lobster cooking class? www.hartstoneinn.com/cooking-school/scheduled-cooking-classes

For family fun at the beach, there is the April Spring Break package at The Meadowmere Resort in Ogunquit, Maine.



Friday, February 26, 2016

Today's Travel Finds: Private Lobster Bakes, Oyster Farming, Italian Wine Dinner Weekend, Visiting Chef Dinner

Cruise picturesque Casco Bay and enjoy a private lobster bake with Portland Discovery Sea & Land Tours. Suitable for both small and large groups. Visit website for more details.

It's not all about lobsters: Maine's flourishing oyster farms [Read article at Visit Maine]

Italian Wine Dinner Weekend at The Inn at Weston:  4-course dinner paired with their favorite wines and a special getaway package.

Upcoming Relais & Châteaux Visiting Chef Dinner Series at The Inn at Hastings Park in Lexington, MA, 

Friday, February 12, 2016

Today's Travel Finds: Delicious Roundup & a Historical Brief

Delicious Roundup & a Historical Brief


Pasture to Palate: A Farmstead Cheesemaking Journey at Shelburne Farms in Shelburne,Vermont; May 24-26, 2016.

WMUR.com is looking for the best vegetarian restaurant in New Hampshire for their weekly segment called WMUR Viewers' Choice.

Countdown to Dine Out Boston - Restaurant Week Boston (March 6-11 & March 13-18)

Lots of New England goodness being served up on Twitter. Here are a few of our picks: 

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Today's Travel Finds: Super Bowl 50, Seafood Cookery Class, Cruising New England & Canada, a Cabin in the Vermont Woods

Salt Water Farm in Rockport, Maine is offering a Seafood Cookery Class on June 9, 2016, from 11:00am to 3:00pm. There will be a discussion about the fishing industry along the coast of Maine, native fish varieties, how to select and correct fish handling, shucking methods and more. This is just one of many cooking classes and workshops offered. View full selection here.

On CTBites: Game day specials are "touching down" at 16 Connecticut Restaurants for Super Bowl 50!

Book your New England & Canada cruise by February 29, 2016 for special limited-time fares at Crystal Cruises.

After your ski adventure, a warm fireplace, homemade soups and sandwiches await at the Slayton Pasture Cabin at Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe Vermont.


Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Today's Travel Finds: Fireside Candlelit Breakfast, Moonlight Snowshoe, Romance, Let It Snow! Family Package, Boston's New Restaurants

The Winter Escape & Return Package at The Inn at Harbor Hill Marina in Connecticut is valid through February 29, 2016 and includes:  
  • A fireside candlelit breakfast buffet each morning overlooking the Niantic River
  • 2 tickets to your choice of Mystic Seaport or Mystic Aquarium
  • A $50 gift certificate to a local favorite restaurant & more.

New Hampshire: Experience the Snowvillage Inn;s Special Moonlight Snowshoe (Various dates). Includes:
  • 2 day snowshoe rental with poles
  • Guided Special Moonlight Snowshoe for two
  • 3 course candlelit dinner for two (Beverages, tax and gratuity not included.) & more.

Love is in the air at Rabbit Hill Inn, a Vermont B&B. Add a special touch to your romantic vacation. 

The Let It Snow! Family Package at the Langham hotel in Boston includes luxury accommodations, snowman-making kit, and hot chocolate bar.

Boston's Most Anticipated Restaurants of 2016 via Zagat

VIDEO of the Day: Block Island Restaurants


Video courtesy Block Island Info on YouTube
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FEATURED BOOKS OF THE DAY


     

1.) Block Island: Photographs by Malcolm Greenaway (Regional Photos)
2.) Chef Daniel Bruce Simply New England: Seasonal Recipes That Celebrate Land And Sea

Monday, February 1, 2016

Lobster Recipes: Our Picks From Around the Web

For all you lobster lovers out there... 

Here's a handpicked selection of lobster recipes from around the web. Enjoy!



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lobster inspired gift guide


Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Travel Spotlight: Vermont Ski Resort Areas

Planning a winter escape in Vermont? Check out these video channels for major ski resort areas.

VIDEO CHANNEL: Okemo Mountain Resort, Vermont
VIDEO CHANNEL: Stowe Mountain Resort, Vermont
VIDEO CHANNEL: Killington Mountain, Vermont
VIDEO CHANNEL: Smugglers' Notch, Vermont
VIDEO CHANNEL: Jay Peak Resort, Vermont
VIDEO CHANNEL: Mount Snow, Vermont
VIDEO CHANNEL: Mad River Glen, Vermont
VIDEO CHANNEL: Stratton Resort, Vermont
VIDEO CHANNEL: Bromley Mountain, Vermont
VIDEO CHANNEL: Stowe Mountain Lodge, Vermont



Monday, December 7, 2015

Today's Travel Finds: Fireside Dining, Winter Wonderland of Chocolate, Ski, Eat Maine & More.

Ski, Eat Maine - The second annual Sugar Loaf Mountain Resort's Restaurant Week returns January 17-21, 2016.

Celebrate Christmas and the holidays with The Winter Wonderland of Chocolate package at the Langham Boston hotel.

Enjoy fireside dining in Connecticut. See a list of 12 fireplace-equipped restaurants at CTvisit.com

"12 Days of Goodies:" As part of the season of giving, Cape Cod Life Magazine is sharing some of their favorite recipes, collected over the past 36 years. View recipes

Planning your ski vacation in New England? Browse this list of ski resort area video channels.