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Southern New England

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

Stuffies Are the Real Rhode Island Seafood Treat Everyone Should Try

Stuffies are a Rhode Island specialty that deserves as much attention as fried calamari. Here's how to make these stuffed clams for a last taste of summer. When you’re staying at home instead of going...
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Getting our herb garden started: West/Conn 2018...

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by gutreactions 3 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...

Fairway Markets sold...

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by gutreactions 1 year 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...

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Rhode Island Johnny Cakes!

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by jen kalb 2 months ago

Travelling from Manchester NH to Brooklyn last Sunday am we needed a breakfast stop. I had always been intrigued by the idea of Johnny cakes, made with white corn, since at least the 80s but neve...

California clam chowder: what's a good recipe?!

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by damiano 10 days ago

Hello chowhound community - European here. I've been asked to prepare a proper California clam chowder. But, I've never been to California nor have I ever had clam chowder before - panic! So, I...

Ace Endico Marketplace does home delivery...

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by gutreactions 1 year ago

Ace Endico, based in Brewster, is a major wholesale food distributor in greater Westchester. Their retail arm, Ace Endico Marketplace, offers a wide variety of food items. The public can visit the ...

What's your plan for St. Patrick's Day, March 17th...

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by gutreactions 2 months ago

The leprechauns are coming! Cities, villages & towns all over the metro New York area are dressing up in shamrocks, ready to celebrate the food and culture of the Emerald Isle. Will you cook up a t...

McDonald's Enters Chicken Sandwich Wars!

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by zackly 2 months ago

More great news! As if the Covid vaccine wasn't enough, look who's getting into the chicken sandwich wars, Mickey D's. I'm not impressed with Popeye's or Wendy's offerings and the waiting lines at ...

Jollibee franchise?

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by zackly 2 months ago

A friend with a Filipina girlfriend is interested in opening a Jollibee franchise in CT near one of the larger cities. Any thoughts? Thanks!https://jollibeeusa.com/

Orange clam

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by tiderunner00 1 year 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...

Potato Cones in Greenwich, CT?

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by zackly 6 months ago

Wildly popular fast food item described as deep fried mashed potatoes sold at two competing local fast food restaurant chains, Garden Catering and Chicken Joe's both originally from Greenwich. Anyo...

La Cremaillere 2, Banksville, set to reopen...

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by gutreactions 3 months ago

This renowned long-running French restaurant had closed last year due to legal problems. The Examiner News is reporting that the property owner has purchased the assets and is leasing it back to fo...

And now Amanda Gorman is a cookie

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by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

"When National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman took the podium at Joe Biden’s inauguration, in her vivid yellow coat and her skin glowing like she had swallowed sunshine, delivering a message of ...

Hunts Point Market workers strike may cause shortages...

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by gutreactions 3 months ago

Union workers at the Hunts Point Market in the Bronx have gone on strike over a wage dispute. It may disrupt food and produce distribution to tri-state area markets, stores, and restaurants if it i...

Cape Cod Chips: I'm hooked...

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by gutreactions 3 months ago

During the Holidays, I picked up a bag of kettle cooked Cape Cod Waves with sea salt at my local market. I could not stop noshing on them, especially with a dip or alongside a sandwich. They are a ...

Hartford grinder shops are almost gone...

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by Ketteract 1 year 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 ...

D-TRAIN'S Hot Pepper Sauce

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by Mike 18 years ago

I recently had a habanero based hot sauce at a restaurant in Connecticut that was superb, D-TRAIN'S Hot Pepper Sauce. It was hot with a sweet bite. I can not seem to locate it online and wanted t...

Ships Restaurant Westport, CT (back in the day)....

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by tjd241 10 years ago

Dating myself here (granted), but does anyone remember the restaurant in Westport Center ( CT )... Called Ships?? I'm talkin during the 80's, it was there on the Post Rd right smack in the center o...

Hard rolls in Wallingford, Ct area

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by Scargoe 9 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...

Lobster prices coming down: how do you like them?

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by gutreactions 10 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...