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Fresh out of the Oven

Fresh out of the Oven

According to a dubious quoting of Salman Rushdie at new Broadway cookie shop Cookie Thirty-Nine, โ€œIn the cookie of life, friends are the chocolate chips.โ€ But what about the rest...

Fresh out of the Oven

According to a dubious quoting of Salman Rushdie at new Broadway cookie shop Cookie Thirty-Nine, โ€œIn the cookie of life, friends are the chocolate chips.โ€ But what about the rest...

Market Tapped

Market Tapped

The print version of a Wall Street Journal article published earlier this year was titled, โ€œHow a (Non-Alcoholic) Beer Came from Nowhere and Is Now Everywhere.โ€ Nowhere, apparently, is right...

Market Tapped

The print version of a Wall Street Journal article published earlier this year was titled, โ€œHow a (Non-Alcoholic) Beer Came from Nowhere and Is Now Everywhere.โ€ Nowhere, apparently, is right...

Patriot Games

Patriot Games

I celebrated the Fourth of July with dozens of kegs, oversized burgers, stock car racing, a salute to a soldier and a friendly lawn game. But I wasnโ€™t at some...

Patriot Games

I celebrated the Fourth of July with dozens of kegs, oversized burgers, stock car racing, a salute to a soldier and a friendly lawn game. But I wasnโ€™t at some...

Rose Gold (Pt. 2)

Rose Gold (Pt. 2)

In yesterdayโ€™s edition, I explored North Branfordโ€™s 380-year-old Rose Orchards Farm: the critters, the creamery, the market and the grill. Today, after a return visit, Iโ€™m onto the farmโ€™s other...

Rose Gold (Pt. 2)

In yesterdayโ€™s edition, I explored North Branfordโ€™s 380-year-old Rose Orchards Farm: the critters, the creamery, the market and the grill. Today, after a return visit, Iโ€™m onto the farmโ€™s other...

Roof Inspection

Roof Inspection

Yesterday at the stroke of 4 p.m., New Havenโ€™s rooftop dining and drinking options grew by 50%. Gioia had launched its long-awaited rooftop bar, and I arrived at 4:10, 40...

Roof Inspection

Yesterday at the stroke of 4 p.m., New Havenโ€™s rooftop dining and drinking options grew by 50%. Gioia had launched its long-awaited rooftop bar, and I arrived at 4:10, 40...

Still Cooking

Still Cooking

For Pasquale โ€œPatโ€ Puglia Jr., cooking is everything. Thatโ€™s assuredly one of the reasons why his Hamden takeout/sit-down/catering restaurant, The Everyday Gourmet (map), celebrated its 40th anniversary this month. โ€œI...

Still Cooking

For Pasquale โ€œPatโ€ Puglia Jr., cooking is everything. Thatโ€™s assuredly one of the reasons why his Hamden takeout/sit-down/catering restaurant, The Everyday Gourmet (map), celebrated its 40th anniversary this month. โ€œI...