Top Culinary Trends for 2018
November 12, 2017 – 8:51 am | Comments Off on Top Culinary Trends for 2018

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Sterling-Rice Group (SRG) has identified its annual top culinary trends that will stand out on menus, expand onto grocery shelves, and attract consumer interest across the U.S. in the …

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A Seven-Foot-Diameter Apple Pie in Indiana
August 31, 2017 – 8:42 am | Comments Off on A Seven-Foot-Diameter Apple Pie in Indiana
A Seven-Foot-Diameter Apple Pie in Indiana

Here’s one way to differentiate an apple festival: bake an enormous apple pie.
The Nappanee Apple Festival in northern Indiana is home to the state’s largest apple pie: seven feet in diameter and weighing about 600 …

Ham Day in Monesterio, Spain
August 30, 2017 – 8:32 am | Comments Off on Ham Day in Monesterio, Spain
Ham Day in Monesterio, Spain

Ham Day takes place September 9, 2017, in Monesterio, Badajoz, Extremadura,Spain.
The festivity starts at 11 a.m. at the swimming pool grounds and municipal park in Monesterio. From that time onwards, visitors will have access to …

Apple, Cider and Cheese Festival in Normandy
August 29, 2017 – 8:59 am | Comments Off on Apple, Cider and Cheese Festival in Normandy
Apple, Cider and Cheese Festival in Normandy

Harvest time in Normandy, France, celebrates most especially the apple. In Conches-en-Ouche (about 90 minutes from Le Havre), there’s an Apple, Cider and Cheese Festival set for 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. October 29, 2017.
It’s …

Life is Beautiful . . . With Food!
August 28, 2017 – 8:18 am | Comments Off on Life is Beautiful . . . With Food!
Life is Beautiful . . . With Food!

The fifth edition of “Life is Beautiful” features a curated lineup of culinary delights from tastemakers, celebrity chefs, food trucks and more.
The three-day celebration, set for September 22 to 24, 2017 in downtown Las Vegas, …

Boston Foodie Tours
August 27, 2017 – 8:02 am | Comments Off on Boston Foodie Tours
Boston Foodie Tours

If eastern Massachusetts is on your radar, Road Trips Foodies, consider booking one of the Boston Foodie Tours, which allow visitors to “stroll, sample and savor”.
Boston Foodie Tours focuses on “award-winning best eats,” including “Best …

Wine Tour in Loire Valley Complete with Castle
August 26, 2017 – 8:01 am | Comments Off on Wine Tour in Loire Valley Complete with Castle
Wine Tour in Loire Valley Complete with Castle

What could be more fabulous than a wine tour in France’s Loire Valley? A wine tour with castles, of course
Explore from Sancerre to Tours on this new itinerary from Wine Lovers Tours.
On the land …

Northern Indiana’s Blueberry Festival
August 25, 2017 – 8:52 am | Comments Off on Northern Indiana’s Blueberry Festival
Northern Indiana’s Blueberry Festival

Berry treats await at the 51st annual Marshall County Blueberry Festival set for September 1 through 4, 2017, in Centennial Park, 1660 North Michigan Street, Plymouth, Indiana.
There are all the usual activities for a small …

Shrimp & Grits Festival
August 24, 2017 – 8:08 am | Comments Off on Shrimp & Grits Festival
Shrimp & Grits Festival

Heading to Jekyll Island next month, Road Trips Foodies? Try for the weekend of September 15 through 17, 2017, when the annual Shrimp & Grits Festival takes place in the National Historic Landmark District on …

Toute la Mer sur un Plateau in France
August 23, 2017 – 8:38 am | Comments Off on Toute la Mer sur un Plateau in France
Toute la Mer sur un Plateau in France

“Toute la Mer sur un Plateau” — the whole sea on a plate — takes place September 30 and October 1, 2017, along Rue du Port in Granville, Normandy, France.
Some sixteen tons of seafood are …

Columbus, Ohio’s Oktoberfest
August 22, 2017 – 8:56 am | Comments Off on Columbus, Ohio’s Oktoberfest
Columbus, Ohio’s Oktoberfest

The Columbus Oktoberfest takes place the fourth weekend in September in Ohio’s capital city.
Hours are 5 p.m. to midnight September 22, noon to midnight September 23 and noon to 8 p.m. September 24, 2017, in …