Restaurants to help you out with Thanksgiving cooking
Food + Drink
With the cool days of fall approaching, foodies want to know where to find autumn-inspired dishes and drinks. The season for comfort food is officially open.
Alina Lawrence is on a mission to teach how real olive oil tastes
Tinto serves up terrific
tapas in a renovated space
For tips on entertaining, we asked Pam Anderson—Darien resident, cookbook author, former editor of Cook’s Illustrated and mother of two—who has mastered the art of food, fun and family.
Just over the New Canaan border, you can find great gift ideas at the recently renovated Lionheart Gallery in Pound Ridge, New York. The gallery, which is under new ownership, is sporting a dramatic new look and focusing on top-drawer contemporary art. Within the recently expanded venue are paintings, prints, collages, sculpture and books, plus unusual works on paper and black and white photography. Also on view is the exhibition “Paintings and Monotypes” by Claudia Mengel, “Wire and Bronze Sculpture” by Mihail, and documentary photography of New York street scenes from the l940s and 1950s by Vivian Cherry from her book Helluva.
A selection of hands-on private classes and in-market demonstrations that are close to home
The breakneck pace of the holidays can turn the most efficient multitasker into a manic mess. Give yourself a gift this season—a divine meal served up at a local restaurant.
From Formal Dinners to Cocktail Buffets, Theme Parties to Birthday Bashes—
the Pros Reveal Their Secrets on How to Pull Off a Great Fête
When the Newman clan needs a caterer, Katie Wachtel and Kathy Oberman get the call. Here, ideas for spring parties.
Wow your party guests by tapping into the expertise and delicacies offered at local specialty shops.
A trip to your local farm or farmers’ market provides a feast for the eyes as well as a healthy boost to your dinner table.
Beekeeping, once the hobby of eccentrics, is now booming in popularity, partly because of its positive impact on the environment.
Whether your beat is rock, blues, folk or jazz, there’s something for everyone in this complete guide to great local nightlife.