• Restaurant Reviews

    Finding Good Eats in Ballston Spa

    After Willow’s Bistro closed in Ballston Spa, every time I drove past the location on Prospect Street I kept looking for signs to see what would be in there next.  And then BAM –…

    March 20, 2018
  • News

    Park Side Closes, 2 New Restaurants Opening

    SUCH sad news to see yesterday that Park Side Eatery on Phila Street will be closing their doors after five years, and ending their catering business after 18 years. Today (February 19th) will be…

    February 19, 2018
  • Events

    The Aftermath of Chowderfest

    You know how it goes… Chowderfest came and went in a flash, but I’m proud to say that achieved my goal (plus TWO!) That’s right… 12 chowders down and I survived. Probably thanks to…

    February 6, 2018
  • Health

    Dry January and All of the Feels

    While I don’t typically write about my personal life, I felt like this pertained to the food/beverage world. On January 1st, I decided to kick alcohol for 3o days.  Yes, I was hungover on…

    February 1, 2018
  • Events

    Celebrating 20 Years of Chowderfest

      As Chowderfest is upon us, it’s hard to believe it’s in its 20TH YEAR. I’ve put on my own event (Flavorfeast) on for four years (going on five) years and that seems like it’s…

    January 30, 2018
  • News

    Chef Colose Back to The Wine Bar

    I’m SO pleased to announce that one of my favorite chefs is returning to the Saratoga restaurant scene. Chef Dominic Colose is coming BACK to The Wine Bar! According to his latest blog post…

    January 18, 2018
  • Restaurant Reviews

    Wonton Soup at Great Tangs

    I actually cannot believe I haven’t talked about this on the blog before, but the wonton soup at Great Tangs is one of my favorite things to eat, ever. Yes, I’m talking about Great…

    January 13, 2018
  • Events

    Whiskey Vs. Beer at Forno Bistro

      Looking for something to do to help pass the time during this cold AF January? Well mark your calendar for next Wednesday, January 17th at Forno Bistro for their “Whiskey vs. Beer” Ultimate…

    January 10, 2018