Archive | Drink RSS feed for this section

Hoppy Birthday

Everyone on the brewery floor seems happy, even though it’s a slushy winter morning, they’re all bundled in flannel and fleece and the equipment is so loud it’s hard to talk. …

Read More 0 Comments

Delicacy, and Delicacies

Tucked into little bird’s nest pastries and featured in authentic Damascan-style ice cream, pistachios are a key ingredient at the new Pistachio Café in Westville. …

Read More 0 Comments

Home for the Holiday

This New Year’s Eve, many of us will be drinking at home…

Read More 0 Comments

Heaven Can Wait

What happens to a dream deferred? In the case of The Devil’s Diet, which identifies as a dessert bar but goes well beyond that, it returns…

Read More 0 Comments

Beer over Water

Milford’s new Dockside Brewery had planned a March opening, right when the lockdowns began. It opened in May instead, and today, planning is often required just to get a table. …

Read More 0 Comments

Liquid Courage

You may not be able to belly up to a bar anytime soon, but your own kitchen will work just fine as far as RIPE Liquid Produce is concerned. …

Read More 0 Comments

In Reserve

The Connecticut Wine Trail covers Connecticut from end to end but meanders short of denser urban areas like New Haven. The vineyards and wineries on the Trail are pastoral getaways by nature. …

Read More 0 Comments

Bringing It

With foot traffic dried up, local businesses are increasingly willing to meet customers more than halfway. …

Read More 0 Comments

The Seven Teas

Steep your tea leaves up to 10 times before discarding them? Chew the leaves? Slurp? We had a lot to learn. …

Read More 0 Comments

Body of Water

This 2017 story highlights something far more valuable than hand sanitizer and toilet paper: clean water. 

Read More 0 Comments