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Getting our herb garden started: West/Conn 2018...

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by gutreactions 2 years ago

We're ready! Our patio was renovated this past winter and we are anxious to get it growing again. We were able to save our chives and oregano which are coming back nicely in their original pots. We...

Take-Out & Delivery services right now in metro N.Y...

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by gutreactions 15 days ago

During the coronavirus crisis, the restaurant business has now been whittled down to take-out & delivery within prescribed hours in New York, New Jersey & Connecticut. While some establishments off...

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Grocery delivery in the NY tri-state...

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by gutreactions 15 days ago

What are the best grocery delivery services in the NY metro area right now? You may not want to go to your favorite market at this point as part of 'social distancing'. I know individual markets of...

Fairway Markets sold...

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by gutreactions 2 months ago

Fairway Markets in Manhattan, including the iconic store in Harlem, have been sold to Village Super Market, owner of several Shop Rite Super Market locations, reports say. The remaining Fairway Mar...

Orange clam

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by tiderunner00 1 month ago

Hi everyone, I have been seeing what they call “orange clam” at sushi restaurants. I often make sushi at home and am interested in learning more about this “new” clam, but “orange clam” on the web...

CT weekend road trip

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by Joanie 1 month ago

I had asked what was open in New Haven on Sun. and figured I'd report the various places as we traveled the long way from Boston (almost all food was split for the two of us). First stop was the Ed...

New Haven, esp on Sun.

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by Joanie 2 months ago

Going to New Haven on Feb. 15 and 16 and finding that a lot of places are closed on Sun. Was thinking that would be a good day for slightly nicer food since Sat. we'll be hitting diners, dogs and j...

Hartford grinder shops are almost gone...

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by Ketteract 3 months ago

First, Maple Giant Grinder closed its doors... then the family behind Corner Grinder sold it and quality nosedived. Now, the address for Franklin Giant Grinder is listed as for sale. They’re ...

Hard rolls in Wallingford, Ct area

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by Scargoe 7 years ago

Looking back at least 15 years or so, there was a bakery in Wallingford, Ct named the New York Bakery which made their own hard rolls, with or without seeds, which were the best I have ever had. T...

Big Ed's Hot Dogs Danbury CT

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by Whampo 2 months ago

Does anyone have the recipe Big Ed used for his hot dog chili? I hear they are no longer in business. I blame the mall, if they had not killed the fair Big Eds would probably still selling dogs at ...

Pinstripes, Norwalk, offers bistro, bowling & bocce...

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by gutreactions 3 months ago

Decided to take a drive and visit the big new Sono Collection Mall in Norwalk, CT. It is huge and airy, and apparently still a work in progress, anchored by Bloomingdale's at one end, and Nordstrom...

Why No Florida Grapefruits at Costco?

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by zackly 3 months ago

One of the few redeeming qualities of winter for me is it's Florida grapefruit season. Starting after Thanksgiving Costco usually has big bags of Florida grapefruits for sale. I like to eat them as...

What are your favorite Holiday Venues in metro NY?

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by gutreactions 4 months ago

Whether you've been naughty or nice, it's time to gather with friends and family and enjoy the Holiday Season. What are your favorite venues for dining & cocktails this time of the year? Places tha...

BurgersIM about to invade tri-state area...

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by gutreactions 1 year ago

It's a franchise chain called BurgersIM out of Encino, CA. and Dallas, Texas. They are about to open franchises locally in Mamaroneck at 1137 W. Boston Post Road, the spot that formerly housed Gus...

Whats going on?

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by c078342 5 months ago

Nothing new posted for a LONG time. How come? How about Cotton Hollow Kitchen in S Glastonbury?

Best shopping for Jewish New Year?

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by gutreactions 7 months ago

It's time for Rosh Hashanah, Sept. 29th, the Jewish New Year, ending with Yom Kippur! Where do you find the best foods for the celebration and breaking the fast in the metro area? Been hearing abou...

Oktoberfest: Where and what to enjoy?

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by gutreactions 1 year ago

The fall is here, and along with it comes Oktoberfest! I enjoy indulging in some of the traditional hearty fare. What are your favorite spots for Oktoberfest food and beer? If you cook at home, whe...

Fresh Kosher Turkey

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by Sussanna 7 months ago

Hi all. Where can I get a fresh kosher turkey in New Haven or Fairfield County?