In Defense of Eggnog
0 comments, 12/17/2014, by in EATS, HOLIDAZE

We're now knuckle deep in that time of season when you can drink artery-clogging eggnog, and with the drinking of eggnog (wether with booze, or without) comes the inevitable person in your life who will throw shade at eggnog. These fools who know nothing about all things deliciousness will alway... Read more...

Is This The Best Hot Chocolate In CT?
0 comments, 12/17/2014, by in EATS, LOCAL

One of my most favorite things to do during the holidays is trying new hot chocolates at different shops. Then I walk around town and do some window shopping or stay inside and stuff my face with pastries to see which one tastes best with the beverage. Sometimes I'll take it home and marathon watch... Read more...

The 14 Best Comfort Foods Ever
0 comments, 12/16/2014, by in EATS

Anyone who's survived a winter in the Northeast can agree it's pretty terrible. But at least the shitty winter weather means you're finally allowed to stay on your couch, watch TV and eat the world just like you always wanted to.   1) Mac and Cheese (c) iStockPhoto/Thinkstock Get fa... Read more...

Holiday Twist to Hot Cocktails
0 comments, 12/15/2014, by in EATS, HOLIDAZE

Tis' the season for Hot Cocktails..as the weather gets colder a heated cocktail will hit the spot. These cocktails go perfectly with any holiday party.   Classic Hot Toddy If you want to start with the basics, a hot toddy it is. A mix of brandy, water, honey and citrus, the drink can be us... Read more...

4 Most Historic Bars in CT
27 comments, 12/12/2014, by in EATS, LISTS

We all know Connecticut is one of the oldest states in the U.S. But do you know where you can both get a beer and a little dose of history? Try these:   The Griswold Inn Town: Essex Open Date: 1776 Famous Fact: George Washington, Mark Twain, Katherine Hepburn and Albert Einstein were... Read more...

The Twelve Beers of Christmas
0 comments, 12/10/2014, by in EATS, FEATURED, HOLIDAZE

Pumpkin beer season has given way to holiday cheer – the winter beers are here!  (Okay Jessie, they’ve been here since Halloween…)  This Christmas, bring the best beer to the party with this helpful list from CTBoom: 12.  Sierra Nevada Celebration – California, 6.8% ABV – A hoppy stand... Read more...