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Firing Up the Grill with Classic Jersey Shore Area Butcher Shops

There’s something so classic and old school about going into a butcher shop, talking with the butcher, deciding on...
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Irish Pubs at the Jersey Shore

This St. Patrick's Day, the Jersey Shore is the place to be. There’s no better place to celebrate the Irish...

Brunching at the Ryland Inn

I recently had the pleasure, once again, of brunching at the gorgeous Ryland Inn in Whitehouse Station. The menu, while concise, offers...
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Wineries of Central Jersey

When it comes to winemaking, people often forget about Central Jersey. In fact, until the last decade, Cream Ridge...

Top Chef at The Beach Tavern

When a Top Chef Masters winner moves into town, it’s a pretty big deal. But when a Top Chef...

The Milford Oyster House

Video by Fade In: Creative A mecca of all things seafood, local, and delicious, the Milford Oyster House is a brother-and-sister-owned-and-operated...

Remington’s Welcomes Chef Michael d’Ennery

When I unexpectedly ran into one of my favorite chefs—and people, for that matter—Chef Michael d'Ennery, and learned that...

Wolfgang’s Steakhouse Comes to Somerville

On Wednesday, January 14, the internationally renowned Wolfgang’s Steakhouse hosted a VIP opening reception at its very first New Jersey location, in Somerville. Jersey...
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New Jersey Restaurant Openings & Closings

Here’s a handy list of some recent restaurant openings and closings around the Garden State. This list is not...

A Night Out: New Year’s Eve 2014

"What are we doing for New Year's Eve?" "Where should we go?" The answers to these questions—and more—may very well be...

Cookbook and Recipe: The Pollan Family Table

Recently, I had the pleasure of attending a book signing/cooking demo featuring the Pollan family. You may be familiar with...

Jersey Bites Presents the Best of…Pie!

Jersey Bites is looking for the best of bakeries, shops, cafés, diners, and restaurants serving the Garden State's most delicious...

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A Year of Drinking Jersey: July

Even if you’re not a craft beer geek like me, you may have heard that New Jersey breweries have faced some pretty significant challenges...