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Drink / Food

’68 Barracuda

The idea had been a solid one: walking around Boston’s North End, comparing the ricotta pie at as many Italian […]

assortment of bottled wines beside plate of chicken wings
Drink / Food

What goes with football?

Pairing wines with NFL playoff chicken wings It is the NFL playoff season and time to have those football-centered house […]

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Food / Try This At Home

Banana whoopie pies

Remember all that healthy eating I wrote about a couple weeks ago? Toss it out the window! I know, healthy […]

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Food / Q&A

In the kitchen with Celine Costa

Celine Costa of Newton is the owner and head chef of Up Street Food Truck (,, and on Facebook […]

Rib off the Hawg (dry-rubbed slow-roasted St. Louis-style ribs)

Hometown comfort

Hare of the Dawg Bar & Grill opens in Derry For longtime Derry couple Kevin and Lesley Decker, the restaurant […]

fish dinner in sauce, covered with onions and peppers
Featured Content / Food

Flavors of the islands

Caribbean Breeze now open in Nashua A new restaurant in Nashua is a one-stop culinary destination for authentic Caribbean eats, […]

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The Weekly Dish 22/01/20

News from the local food scene • Wine Week called off: New Hampshire Wine Week and the Easterseals Winter Wine […]

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Drink / Food

Quarantining with beer

You’re going to need something At about 3:30 a.m. on a recent Sunday morning, my youngest daughter woke up with […]

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Food / Try This At Home

Plum & prosciutto bites

We are now entering the doldrums of New England winter. There are an unknown number of cold and snowy days […]

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Food / Q&A

In the kitchen with Shepard Bassett

Shepard Bassett of New Boston is the owner of Shepard’s Pie Baking Co. (, and on Facebook and Instagram @shepardspiebakingco), […]

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