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How to Eat Like a New Englander

Think you can steam clams and forage for blueberries like a local? Test your regional chops with this native’s guide to the 43 classics—new and old—you need to slurp, grill, dunk, and sip right now.

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Jacques Pépin’s Recipe for Venison Steaks in Sweet-Sour Sauce

After residing in Connecticut for more than 40 years, French chef Jacques Pépin considers himself a bona fide New Englander. “It’s where I’ve lived the […]

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Emeril Lagasse’s New England Clam Boil Recipe

Long before he became an expert on New Orleans cuisine, chef Emeril Lagasse learned how to whip up southeastern Massachusetts staples such as the Portuguese-style […]

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What Does It Mean to Eat Like a New Englander in 2017?

I began this project with a simple question: What does it mean to eat like a New Englander in 2017? As someone who has been […]

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Christopher Kimball’s Pickled Vegetables Recipe

Seasoned farm-stand shoppers know you have to grab those asparagus stalks the moment they’re pulled out of the dirt or risk missing the season’s peak […]

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The Breakdown: ¡Viva Chivito! at La Bodega by Salts

A Uruguayan-inspired restaurant debuts in Watertown.

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The Breakdown: Ledger’s Swordfish Chop

Chef Matt O’Neil brings 19th-century-inspired cuisine to a historical bank building in downtown Salem.

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The Best Ice Cream Shops in Boston Right Now

Nothing beats a frozen treat on a hot day. Here’s our guide to the five must-stop ice cream shops of the season.

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Variations on a Theme: Southern Picnic

A new batch of down-home restaurants is serving up plenty of southern hospitality right here in the Hub.

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Here’s Your First Look at Ledger

Luxurious design details, from a preserved pressed plaster ceiling with an 82-inch chandelier to a vault repurposed as a walk-in refrigerator, characterize the transformation of a historic Salem bank […]

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Sips of Summer: What to Drink Around Boston Right Now

What to drink right now.

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Wish List: Beach Snacks

What’s a trip to the beach without a fully loaded cooler? Here’s what to pack this year.

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At ReelHouse, a View to Dine For

Come for the shellfish towers and champagne, stay for the breathtaking city vistas at veteran chef Marc Orfaly’s newest waterfront destination.

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Variations on a Theme: Mediterranean

With a parade of Mediterranean dishes descending on Boston, it’s suddenly chic to eat Greek.

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Eventide Oyster Co. Is Shipping Down to Boston

The owners of Portland’s wildly popular Eventide Oyster Co. are bringing a new casual seafood restaurant to the Fenway this summer. But has Boston reached peak oyster?