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Grilling Time!

Ladies and Gentlemen, Start Your Grills!

This month is chock full of wonderful food-based celebrations: Memorial Day,
originally called “Decoration Day,” is the second busiest grilling day in the U.S.
The first? Independence Day!  Labor Day clocks in as the third-busiest grilling

A Kosher Story for the Ages: Passover Food Traditions

One of the most important festivals on the Jewish calendar wraps up today, April 29, as Passover 2016 is celebrated in style.
Passover (Pesach) celebrates the deliverance of the Jewish people from slavery in Egypt 3500 years ago.

Dishing Up Local Restaurant Week

Spring 2016 edition features more than 200 eateries
Stash your skinny jeans and yoga pants in the back of the closet and tune up your knife and folk, food fans.
Would you believe next week is the Spring version of Local Restaurant Week, running from April 11th – 17th?
Here’s the delicious dish from organizer Christa Hobart on the deals starting at $20.16:
“All of WNY

Filling Your Baskets With Sweet Traditions

Do you eat the ears first on a chocolate bunny?
It is ears first, say 89% of Americans, according to the infoplease website.

Food For Thought on Valentine's Day 2016!

When it comes to fun food facts, Valentine’s Day is filled with sweet talk of every variety, dating back centuries.
Here are a few to keep you warm as you enjoy V. Day  on a frigid Sunday this year:

Taste of the NFL: Party With A Purpose

The Taste of the NFL is a strolling food and wine event held on the eve of Super Bowl. This year chefs from each NFL city will host the extravaganza in the San Francisco Cow Palace. There is also an NFL player (either current or alumni) seated at each food station.

Put This On Your Bucket List: Celebrate National Popcorn Day!

There’s more than a kernel of truth in this statement: I love movies almost as I much as I love food. Almost. As with a good meal, a movie can take you to another place.

From the Steel City to the Queen City: A Delicious Show of Gratitude

The Bills win over New York Sunday was more than sweet revenge for former jets coach Rex Ryan. The game affected several other teams too. With Buffalo’s victory over Gang Green and Pittsburgh’s win over Cleveland, the Steelers made it into the playoffs.

No Frightful Weather As We Celebrate Christmas & Festivus

So, you thought December 23rd was just 48 hours from Christmas?
It’s also Festivus, made famous by Frank Costanza on “Seinfeld.” The “festival for the rest of us” has its own traditions, one of which includes the Airing of Grievances occurs during Festivus dinner.

Turkey Talk, Trivia, & Fun Feast Facts

What a difference a year makes when it comes to WNY weather at Thanksgiving time. Does it even seem possible that much of our region last year was in the frosty and relentless grip of “Snovember,” which probably bumped up the birth rate nine months later in these parts? I’m so glad the weather gods are not doing a repeat performance in 2015.

Saluting Servicemen: Free Food & Drink On the House

Freebies from a cup of coffee to a full meal to a sweet treat are on the menu for service men and women who have served our country or who are currently active as the nation prepares to commemorate Veteran’s Day on the 11th.

Halloween 2015: Scarier than the Bills Game in London?

Halloween is frightfully fun for kids of all ages as the holiday has evolved into a big money-maker for candy, costume, party spots…and dentists!

The Dish: Local Restaurant Week is Served Up All Next Week

Stash your tight jeans in the back of the closet; it’s time to tune up your knife, fork and treadmill.
Would you believe we are once again celebrating the autumn edition of Local Restaurant Week, running from October 19th – 25th? The biannual event is sponsored by Menu Venue, an online guide to area independent eateries.
Local Restaurant Week is a biannual event that celebrates

Wing Fest and the Healthy Zone: Is it an Oxymoron?

Flats, drums and sunblock were on the menu at the 14th annual Wing Fest, held over Labor Day weekend.
Hot and steamy not only described the fowl fare but also the conditions inside Coca Cola Field. The heat and muggy conditions, however, certainly didn’t deter the enthusiastic crowd of hungry wing fans from all corners of the globe.

Winging It for the 14th Straight Year. A Hot & Crafty Time On Tap Downtown Buff

Labor Day weekend may signal the unofficial end to summer but for many fowl fans that date means it’s time to consume chicken wings of every size, taste and style. More than 30 eateries serving 120 styles of wings will converge on Coca-Cola Field on September 5th and 6th.
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