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

Special to Road Trips for Foodies
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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Buenos Aires Celebrates Tea Time
October 15, 2017 – 8:14 am | Comments Off on Buenos Aires Celebrates Tea Time
Buenos Aires Celebrates Tea Time

It may seem an unlikely locale, but Buenos Aires, Argentina, has many places to enjoy afternoon tea (thanks to the strong British presence there).
Tea time is called, simply, “té” or “merienda.” It includes tea, coffee …

The Familiar, the Foreign, the Fantastic
October 1, 2017 – 8:50 am | Comments Off on The Familiar, the Foreign, the Fantastic
The Familiar, the Foreign, the Fantastic

Special to Road Trips for Foodies
By Packaged Facts
From ketchup to salsa to sriracha, the U.S. market for condiments and sauces is full of the familiar, the foreign, and the fantastic. Consumer demand for these …

Food Tank’s Fall Reading List
September 30, 2017 – 8:29 am | Comments Off on Food Tank’s Fall Reading List
Food Tank’s Fall Reading List

Special to Road Trips for Foodies
By Food Tank (the think tank for food)
For fall, Food Tank has compiled a list of 17 books we hope will educate, inform, and inspire. As the weather cools …

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 …