Gather Chocolate by Harbor Sweets Review

Gather Chocolate by Harbor Sweets Review

Prior to their release on September 6, 2016, I had the opportunity to try Gather Chocolate by Harbor Sweets, which makes handcrafted artisan chocolates. Even though this was my first taste of Gather Chocolate, I found it hard to believe that such beautifully crafted chocolates are handmade. In addition to making a spectacular set of … Continue reading

Homemade Teriyaki Sauce Recipe with Sesame Seeds

Homemade Teriyaki Sauce Recipe with Sesame Seeds

Most people just buy sauces at the store because it’s convenient, simple, and easy. The only down side is that you are pretty much stuck with whatever flavor is in the bottle plus some mystery ingredients depending on the brand. I often do the same thing and there are some great brands out there. Nonetheless, I’ve … Continue reading

Wara Wara Ramen Restaurant Review

Wara Wara Ramen Restaurant Review

Wara Wara opened around February 2016 in Providence and there was a lot of buzz about this new Japanese restaurant specializing in ramen and tapas. With so few options in Providence to enjoy good ramen, I knew I needed to get over there and see what Wara Wara had to offer. Usually, I run for … Continue reading

Knockwurst Sausage Over Braised Cabbage Recipe

Knockwurst Sausage Over Braised Cabbage Recipe

While perusing the farmer’s market in Pawtucket, RI, I decided to stop at the PV Farmstand to see what Frank Martinelli, the self-proclaimed “King of Boar,” had to offer. I ended up purchasing some knockwurst sausage and immediately knew I wanted to try using them to make something other than a simple sausage sandwich. If you’re … Continue reading

Flaviar – Liquor and Spirits Club

Flaviar – Liquor and Spirits Club

I am an avid whiskey fan and when Flaviar contacted me to give their service a try, I jumped at the opportunity. Flaviar is a self-described liquor and spirits club for people who love to try different brands or varieties of alcohol. The draw of the club is that members can order sample boxes of … Continue reading

Braised Short Rib Beef Stew Recipe

Braised Short Rib Beef Stew Recipe

Beef stew is one of those dishes that just begs to be eaten when it’s cold out or when you’re around a campfire. It’s rich, comforting, and filling all at the same time. Most of the time people use pre-cut stew beef to make beef stew, because, well, it’s cheap and it’s called “stew beef” … Continue reading