Maine Restaurant Week 2014: A 207 Foodie Recap

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Well, fellow foodies, Maine Restaurant Week has come to a close. But just because it’s over, doesn’t mean we can’t relive it! Come along on a food journey with me. Monday: Bonobo Pizza- The Bessie pizza, a simple caesar salad and creme brulee to finish it all off. I love pizza as much as the […]

The 207 Foodie & Maine Restaurant Week 2014

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My favorite week of the year is here, fellow foodies: Restaurant Week! I’m hoping to beat my number from last year, since I only made it to two places (Petite Jacqueline and The Great Lost Bear). I think that four is the number for 2014. Here’s where I’m heading: 1. Bonobo Wood Fired Pizza for […]

The Blue Spoon: Brunch Is Beautiful

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Although all food is great, one of my favorite things on the planet…is brunch. A good brunch can be hard to find and it may  require some trial and error. Enter Saturday and Sunday mornings. They are the perfect time for brunch, especially because sleeping in is a prerequisite that you cannot violate! And of […]

Top 5 Places in Portland for Valentine’s Day

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1. Street and Company If your idea of fine dining includes lobster, shellfish, and always fresh seafood, Street and Company may be your choice for Valentine’s Day. This has always been a favorite restaurant of mine in Portland, and I will recommend it, again and again. Looking for a perfect dish for two? Try the […]

The Merry Table Creperie: Try Dessert!

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Let me assure you, the continuation of the Chicken and Waffles quest is coming. But who doesn’t love crepes? The answer may be people who are gluten intolerant, but I’m sure gluten free crepes exist, somewhere. My point is, crepes have long been loved by people all over the world, for more than just dessert. […]

Traditional or Unique: Chicken & Waffles

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Greetings from my new iPad Air that I got for Christmas, and Happy New Year! I’ve spent the last few weeks on my chicken & waffles quest, searching for the “winner”. The problem with that is, it’s more complicated than that. Out of the four places that I know for sure have them, as of […]

The Quest for Chicken and Waffles: A Prelude

I love the Portland food scene. All in all, there’s almost everything you could want here. There’s just one thing that is proving a challenge: finding Chicken and Waffles. Granted, this isn’t exactly an East Coast or New England dish, but man is it amazing! I love the salty flavor of the chicken combined with […]