Category Archives: Vegetarian

Tasting a Bite of Barcelona

    Barcelona is known as a foodie paradise. I expected to love the food there, but my eating experiences on a recent vacation were decidedly mixed.

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Not Whooping for Wegmans Yet

East coast supermarket chain Wegmans opened its first Boston-area store this morning in Chestnut Hill, Mass., to the ecstatic delight of many shoppers. While I’m intrigued by what they offer,  I’m not ready to sign up for the Wegmans cult … Continue reading

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Three Local Foods to Enjoy This Winter

Eating local food in winter is—literally—a pale comparison to the bounties of spring, summer, and fall—but here’s a trio of things I’m enjoying this winter: The Neighborhood Farm’s dry shelling beans, Pete & Gerry’s Organic Eggs, and alFreshCo’s Locally Sourced … Continue reading

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Celebrate “October Feast” in Boston

I’m designating October 1-30, 2013 as “October Feast” in Boston. Frankly, I didn’t think we could top last October’s spectacular month of food events or even this September’s pleasures (check out my post on JP Patch for the remaining events this month), … Continue reading

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What to Bring to a Summer Potluck

If you’re like me, you’re always scrambling to come up with something different to bring to a potluck.  In my humble opinion, the perfect potluck dish should be a crowd pleaser, easy to make, go well with many foods, and … Continue reading

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Doris’ Delicious Pescovegetarian Oyster Dressing

Okay, I have to be honest.  My mother-in-law, Doris, is not a pescovegetarian. She likes to put sage sausage in her oyster dressing, but when I’m around for dinner, she makes a pan of it without the meat, so that’s … Continue reading

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Scenes from the 2012 Boston Local Food Festival

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Bountiful Crop of Events for Boston Foodies in October

October will be a great month for Boston foodies. I can’t remember the last time there were so many amazing food events scheduled during one month in Boston. Most of these events are free (or very low cost) and promote … Continue reading

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Enjoying A Delicious Birthday Dinner at Trade, Jody Adams’ New Restaurant

I’m a big admirer of chef/restauranteur Jody Adams, so I was eager to try her (relatively) new restaurant, Trade, in the heart of Boston’s new “Greenway” district, and it did not disappoint. Michelle and I went to Trade to celebrate … Continue reading

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Healthy Food and Fitness Are “In Store” for Mattapan

A group of architects, foodies, environmentalists, gardeners, and youth gathered on Saturday, June 23 to check out the neighborhood efforts by the Mattapan Food and Fitness Coalition (MFFC) to make Mattapan a great place to bike, walk, and find affordable, healthy … Continue reading

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