The Hot 10: America’s Best New Restaurants 2017
September 2, 2017 – 8:26 am | Comments Off on The Hot 10: America’s Best New Restaurants 2017

Special to Road Trips Foodies
By Bon Appétit Magazine
Bon Appétit has declared “The Hot 10: America’s Best New Restaurants 2017″.
Taking the top spot is New Orleans’ Turkey and the Wolf, a quirky, nostalgic, counter …

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Historic Tavern Crawl in Corydon, Indiana
September 13, 2017 – 8:36 am | Comments Off on Historic Tavern Crawl in Corydon, Indiana
Historic Tavern Crawl in Corydon, Indiana

Explore the history of taverns in Indiana’s first capital city during the “Historic Tavern Crawl“, set for 6 p.m. September 23, 2017, in Corydon, Indiana.
The inaugural walking tour, hosted by the Corydon Capitol State Historic …

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 …

Savannah’s American Prohibition Museum
August 13, 2017 – 8:58 am | Comments Off on Savannah’s American Prohibition Museum
Savannah’s American Prohibition Museum

Once known as the “Bootleg Spigot of the South”, Savannah, Georgia, is the perfect place for the new American Prohibition Museum, 209 West St. Julian Street.
It tells the story how, during the 1920s and 1930s, …

July: National Grilling & Hot Dog & Ice Cream Month
July 11, 2017 – 8:14 am | Comments Off on July: National Grilling & Hot Dog & Ice Cream Month
July: National Grilling & Hot Dog & Ice Cream Month

A number of special foodie observances are held in July — three of them seem just right for summer.
July is not only National Grilling Month but also National Hot Dog Month and, since 1984, National …

Alaska Summer Salmon Harvest Season is Underway
May 26, 2017 – 8:37 am | Comments Off on Alaska Summer Salmon Harvest Season is Underway
Alaska Summer Salmon Harvest Season is Underway

The wild Alaska summer salmon harvest season begins Thursday, May 18, signaling the natural return of the fish through an annual migration cycle. This year’s harvest is forecasted by the Alaska Department of Fish and …

“Larder of London” Holds Food & Drink Festival
March 13, 2017 – 8:50 am | Comments Off on “Larder of London” Holds Food & Drink Festival
“Larder of London” Holds Food & Drink Festival

A Festival of Food & Drink takes place March 25, 2017, through April 2, 2017, in The Chilterns in South East England.
Once known as the ‘larder of London’, the region offers historic market towns, rural …

Chile: The Land of Manjar
February 28, 2017 – 8:24 am | Comments Off on Chile: The Land of Manjar
Chile: The Land of Manjar

By Emily Stuebing
Road Trips for Foodies Special Writer
“What’s manjar?” I asked my new fellow study abroad students shortly after arriving in Chile. On the first day of orientation, a girl in my tour group …

Suppers in Honor of Robbie Burns
January 23, 2017 – 8:04 am | Comments Off on Suppers in Honor of Robbie Burns
Suppers in Honor of Robbie Burns

Chef-Owner Daniel Orr (Chef D) of FARMbloomington, 108 East Kirkwood Avenue, Bloomington, Indiana, celebrates the life and work of Scottish poet Robert Burns at 6:30 p.m. Thursday (January 26, 2017) with a Burns Supper (reservations …

Mardi Gras in New Orleans
January 21, 2017 – 8:59 am | Comments Off on Mardi Gras in New Orleans
Mardi Gras in New Orleans

Special to Road Trips for Foodies
From Zatarains.com
In New Orleans, Mardi Gras isn’t a sprint, it’s a marathon … of eating. Parade-route fried chicken, steaming pots of jambalaya and muffalettas thick with meat, cheese …

Epiphany? King Cake!
January 6, 2017 – 8:22 am | Comments Off on Epiphany? King Cake!
Epiphany? King Cake!

By Susan McKee
The Road Trips Foodie
OK, foodies: it’s quiz time. Why is the traditional dessert served on January 6 called a king cake?
Those of you who learned about Christian holidays probably mustered up the …