‘A Small Good’ charcuterie flourishes in Rockport
Fri, 08/17/2018 - 12:30pm
ROCKPORT — There’s a lot going on inside the State of Maine Cheese building at 461 Commercial St....
At it again, with donuts, at the Camden Amphitheater
Fri, 08/10/2018 - 5:00pm
Drawing on local lore, food history, and a lot of sugar, Alexis Iammarino and Camden Public Library...
Lincolnville’s annual Blueberry Wing Ding pancake breakfast, Aug. 11
Mon, 08/06/2018 - 11:15am
The Annual Blueberry Wing Ding pancake breakfast by the beach sponsored by the Lincolnville...
South Thomaston pop-up taqueria draws crowds three times what was expected
Mon, 07/30/2018 - 11:00am
SOUTH THOMASTON— A little more than a year ago, Erin and Casey Dominguez launched their new...
Annual Merryspring kitchen tour features eight homes in Camden, Rockport
Thu, 07/26/2018 - 1:15pm
CAMDEN — Always a midsummer treat, Merryspring's Annual Kitchen Tour takes place on Wednesday,...
Maine Lobster Festival Seafood Cooking Contest takes place Aug. 3
Wed, 07/11/2018 - 11:30am
ROCKLAND — The Maine Lobster Festival is hosting its Seafood Cooking Contest at 9 a.m. on Friday,...
Rockland Public Library presents ‘Eating Better on a Budget: Great Grains & Power Proteins’
Fri, 06/22/2018 - 10:00am
ROCKLAND — The Rockland Public Library presents part two of the nutrition series, "Eating Better on...
Café Miranda’s event, Hannaford Chef’s Table raise funds for Knox County Homeless Coalition
Thu, 06/21/2018 - 12:30pm
ROCKLAND —If you were anywhere near Maverick Street in Rockland on Saturday you couldn't miss the...
Long Grain occupies new digs at 20 Washington Street in Camden
Wed, 06/20/2018 - 4:30pm
CAMDEN – Long Grain restaurant, formally of 31 Elm Street, has moved around the corner to its new...
The last supper
Wed, 06/06/2018 - 8:15am
Okay, this is it. My last column in the Boothbay Register. Kind of a good thing, kind of a sad...
Marine Corp League holds 27th annual S.O.S. breakfast
Sat, 06/02/2018 - 8:15pm
CAMDEN – Regardless of the branch of the military one may have served within, S.O.S. was a regular...
Tempura-like onion rings
Wed, 05/30/2018 - 4:45pm
Do you order onion rings in restaurants? I don’t, unless I’ve seen some there, and I know they’re...
Maine’s answer to all-natural MREs (Meals Ready To Eat)
Thu, 05/24/2018 - 12:15pm
BELFAST — Campers and hikers have long relied on civilian MREs, the military term for Meals Ready...
Lobster, boiled, at the cottage
Wed, 05/23/2018 - 11:15am
Okay so I’ve written about lobster before, but it’s spring in Maine, and that means lobster season...
Wed, 05/16/2018 - 11:00am
I’ve written about tacos in general, but I’m going to get specific here: Haddock tacos. Most...
Crispy sesame chicken with a sticky Asian sauce
Wed, 05/09/2018 - 12:30pm
So last week I wrote about Thai-inspired chicken soup. The next day I saw that Facebook friend...
Camden Public Landing gets a new anchor: El Ancla offers wood-fired Mexican fare
Sat, 05/05/2018 - 10:45am
CAMDEN – El Ancla means the anchor and on Saturday, May 5, at 7 p.m., Camden’s newest restaurant...
Thai-inspired chicken soup for whatever ails you
Wed, 05/02/2018 - 10:30am
I have a cold.
Considering the winter and spring that I’ve just endured, this is nothing. Some day...
Decadent, dark chocolate olive oil cake
Wed, 04/25/2018 - 1:00pm
Sometime last year I made an olive oil cake. I shared the recipe in a column. It was good, but what...
Deep-fried cauliflower and pan-fried lemon-y scallops
Wed, 04/18/2018 - 11:30am
Mark Twain once wrote, "Training is everything. A peach was once a bitter almond; a cauliflower is...
Annual Turkey Supper at People’s United Methodist Church
Sun, 04/15/2018 - 11:00pm
It is time for the Annual Turkey Supper at the People’s United Methodist Church in Union. This...
Good Tern co-op's annual member's meeting and brunch potluck
Sat, 04/14/2018 - 10:00pm
The Good Tern Natural Foods Co-op Annual Meeting will be held Saturday, April 28, at 9:30 a.m., to...
Wed, 04/11/2018 - 11:45am
No matter how you look at it, noodles are good. They’re comforting. They’re soft and chewy. They’re...
Public breakfast April 14 will benefit Rockland District Nursing Association
Tue, 04/03/2018 - 11:30am
THOMASTON — Please come to the public breakfast supporting Rockland District Nursing Association (...
Camden Hills seeks donated silverware to replace plastic in cafeteria
Mon, 04/02/2018 - 9:00pm
The Camden Hills Regional High School Windplanners team continues an initiative started last...
Chris Wolf’s Food Chronicles: Daily Soup in Belfast
Sat, 03/31/2018 - 6:15pm
BELFAST – If you're not looking for it, it's easy to miss. The small unassuming location at 118...
SeaFolk establishes sweet spot in Rockport Village
Sun, 03/18/2018 - 6:15pm
ROCKPORT – Rockport welcomed SeaFolk to town March 17. The coffee shop is at 22 Central Ave and had...
Camden-Rockport Historical Society hosts maple sugar event Sunday
Sun, 03/18/2018 - 7:45am
ROCKPORT — On March 25 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. the Camden-Rockport Historical Society will again host...
Belfast Farmer’s Market offers fresh ingredients for a classic St. Patrick’s Day meal
Fri, 03/16/2018 - 1:15pm
BELFAST—On Friday, March 16, for those shopping at the Belfast Farmer’s Market in the greenhouse of...
Baking bread, the slow, easy way, on a snowy day
Wed, 03/14/2018 - 10:30am
On the day of that gorgeous, serene snowfall last week (easy for me to say – I didn’t lose power)...
Riley School Open House on Maine Maple Sunday
Mon, 03/12/2018 - 10:45am
ROCKPORT — On Sunday, March 25 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Riley School will be open to the public...
Belfast Farmer’s Market offers ‘taste of the market’ March 16
Thu, 03/08/2018 - 11:00am
BELFAST — The public is invited to a St. Patrick's Day Taste of the Market, Friday, March 16, from...
‘Soups On’ at Camden’s First Congregational Church is community lunch spot
Thu, 02/22/2018 - 8:00pm
CAMDEN — A bowl of hot and hearty soup can carry different meanings for people. Maybe it is chicken...
Just when you think there’s nothing for lunch
Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:45am
You know how all of a sudden it’s, like, 1 p.m., and you’re starving? You start searching the...
‘Night of the Living Bread’ from a passionate amateur baker
Mon, 02/19/2018 - 11:00am
CAMDEN — Retired teacher Bill Babb never planned on leading workshops on the art of sourdough bead...
Nothing lovey-dovey, but something creamy and chocolate-y, for Valentine’s Day
Wed, 02/14/2018 - 10:15am
“There is no love sincerer than the love of food.” – George Bernard Shaw
That was the first quote I...
Cuisine and cooking clases at Nina June
Fri, 02/09/2018 - 9:15pm
Nina June's winter cooking classes continue with Naples (Italy not Maine) coming up on February 12...
Roasted Ah-So chicken and torture pie
Wed, 02/07/2018 - 11:15am
Roast a chicken. It costs somewhere around 6 or 7 bucks for a smallish one, and if you live alone,...
St. Peter’s hosts Shrove Tuesday Pancake Luncheon in Rockland
Fri, 02/02/2018 - 2:30pm
The tradition of a Pancake Luncheon at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Rockland continues. It has...
Singles over 55 Social at Ada’s
Thu, 02/01/2018 - 11:15am
Join Singles over 55 Social at Ada's Kitchen in Rockland on Tuesday, February 6, at 6 p.m. for...
Midcoast Maine Holistic Health seeks culinary volunteers
Thu, 02/01/2018 - 11:00am
The Midcoast Maine Holistic Health Event Center at the Belfast Breeze Inn is seeking a team of...
Chestnut Street Baptist Church serves up a mean omelete at Camden’s weekly community breakfast
Sun, 01/28/2018 - 11:15am
CAMDEN – Every Monday morning at the Chestnut Street Baptist Church, 29 Chestnut Street, the...
What’s New for the 2018 Pies on Parade Event? Scavenger hunt in Camden
Fri, 01/26/2018 - 7:15pm
ROCKLAND – Wouldn’t a warm piece of pie in Rockland, Maine taste great on a chilly Sunday afternoon...
14th Annual Pies on Parade Pie Tour features pies to help raise funds for the AIO Food Pantry
Fri, 01/26/2018 - 12:30pm
Rockland, Maine, dubbed "Pie Town USA" by the Food Network, is living up to its name as planning...
Bakin’ bacon, and other sweet and savory stuff
Wed, 01/24/2018 - 10:30am
Until a couple weeks ago I’d never baked bacon.
I had heard, from my sister, Wendy, and others,...
Nana Bucci’s Spinach Pie Factory
Wed, 01/17/2018 - 9:30am
There are some serious spinach pies being made in a little hole-in-the-wall down a back alley in...
Roasted red currant jelly glazed pork loin
Wed, 01/10/2018 - 9:45am
Lucky for me, this absolutely mouth-wateringly delicious dish happened organically, right in my...
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine Partners with local programs to teach healthy eating to local youth
Fri, 01/05/2018 - 1:45pm
NOBLEBORO — Nobleboro Central School fifth grader Emily Tibbetts and her Big Sister Maya Bailey, a...
Wed, 01/03/2018 - 11:30am
Pork pie. I grew up in Sanford, which was teeming with French Canadians. Most of my besties were...
The perfect NYE dish: poached salmon with tri-pepper salsa
Sat, 12/30/2017 - 8:30am
ROCKLAND—The week between the holidays and New Year’s Eve has a lot of folks pondering the...