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Northern New England

You can use this tag to discuss food in Maine, Vermont, and New Hampshire. We also have tags for each of the individual states, as well as many of the cities within them, which you can browse here.

7 Simple Rules for the Best Lobster Roll You'll Ever Make

No matter how far you are from coastal Maine, follow these seven tips and tricks and you can make the best lobster roll you'll ever eat, wherever you are. The ideal place to enjoy a lobster roll, without...
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Quick Maine Trip report

Bob W
by Bob W 20 days ago

Maine trip Sept 20-26, 2020 Just got back from my only Maine visit this year. Did more at-home eating than usual so the list is sort of random and not as long as usual. Here are a few words on e...

BBH and Ogunquit 9/20

Joanie
by Joanie 20 days ago

I hate how dead these boards are now and since I just had some fun stops in Maine, figured I'd write them up quickly. First on Fri. was lunch at Day's in Yarmouth eating at a picnic table out back....

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Where could I track down a vintage Carbur's menu?

mollymac
by mollymac 9 years ago

For those that remember Carbur's in Burlington, VT... That menu was so hilarious, so enormous, and was the building block of so many fabulous memories. Anybody know if those menus are still floatin...

WHERE TO FIND CHINESE SESAME SOFT CANDY

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by strawberry drago 10 years ago

Where can I find Chinese sesame candy It was served at Chinese restaurants after dinner Candy is soft and sweet of a dark color like molasses without nuts Small squares sprinkled with sesame see...

Lobster prices coming down: how do you like them?

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by gutreactions 3 months ago

Now is a good time to buy lobsters. I have noticed sale prices at local markets starting at $6.99 lb. for pound and a quarter; a bit more for larger sizes. Even frozen lobster tails have been on sa...

Spring trip to coastal Maine...

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by gutreactions 2 years ago

Prepping for our return to Maine late in May. We stay in Kennebunkport and travel out from there. What new and interesting culinary news can you share with us? Our travel map ranges from mid-Coast ...

Looking fo Taj Mahal beer sales

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by profkaf 2 months ago

Where can I buy Taj Mahal beer in Maine or New Hampshire ( grocery or liquor stores)?

The Lost Art of Growing Blueberries With Fire

Caitlin McGrath
by Caitlin McGrath 3 months ago

“In the frenzy of 19th-century industrialization, though, the ancient custom largely fell by the wayside. The communal task of burning uneven, rocky fields by hand was exchanged for mechanized burn...

Local Tomatoes - Can't Wait for The Flavorful Fruit

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by treb 4 months ago

Here in the Northeast, we're getting very close to having some local tomatoes from our farmsteads. I'm so anxious to finally have tomatoes that have flavor. Most of the stuff available in super...

Sunshine Oriental, Concord NH Fans

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by dfrostnh 4 months ago

We missed a final visit to Sunshine Oriental when they closed sooner than announced. We miss the food and friendly owners. If you were a fan of Sunshine Oriental, where are you getting Chinese ta...

Crown pilot crackers ............

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by DAC 19 years ago

I am searching for a source of Nabisco's Crown Pilot Crackers in Philly or NY (Westchester). If someone in Maine or New England has any ideas I would appreciate it. Or....I would be happy to pay ...

Cheese o'Clock guided virtual tastings with Janet Fletcher & Laura Werlin

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

A four-part series of guided virtual tastings of cheese with selected wines led by Janet Fletcher and Laura Werlin, two of the most knowledgeable cheese educators, to celebrate American Cheese Mont...

Burlington 2020

Joanie
by Joanie 7 months ago

Figured I'd write up a weekend trip since the info on Burlington is so old. In fact, one of the last ones was from my visit of 2016. In any case, even tho we stayed next to Al's French Frys, we sad...

Playing catch up in Portland, ME...

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by lobstagal 8 months ago

looking for suggestions for a good spot for two old friends to catch up over lunch in downtown Portland? TIA!

"Beach Pizza" . . . Tripoli & Christy's . . . please explain

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by bewley 10 years ago

Saw a Facebook Page "Beach Pizza" over 3000 fans. There are two famous places: Christy's & Tripoli Bakery both from MA/NH border. As far as I can tell they have very sweet tomato sauce, provolone c...

Cafe Nostimo-Portsmouth NH

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by grumpyspatient 9 months ago

DH and I had a very nice lunch at the Cafe Nostimo today. Its not downtown Portsmouth but off Islington Road by the YMCA. You order at the counter, get a number for the table and the staff brings y...

Aunt Lydia's Chicken at The Starving Chef in Exeter, N.H.

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by BJGVET 14 years ago

My gustatory memory keeps reeling back every winter to the late 70's-early '80's when a wonderful little restaurant called "The Starving Chef" existed in downtown Exeter, NH. Of the many good dish...

Chinese?

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by silsurf 10 months ago

Whats the best traditional Chinese in Portland, Cantonese or Shanghai