Food Trends


Four Seasonal Noodle-Soup Bowls in Boston

Here’s how Boston chefs are turning their love of ramen, udon, and even Indonesian soto into the ultimate seasonal pick-me-up.

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Ring in 2016 with 25+ Hangover Brunches on New Year’s Day

Anthem Kitchen & Bar Try breakfast pizza with eggs and bacon, Anthem’s signature corned beef hash and eggs, or the breakfast burger topped with a fried […]


New Year’s Eve Dinner Specials at 45+ Boston-Area Restaurants

Alden & Harlow Besides Alden & Harlow’s usual creative fare, chef Michael Scelfo has “blinged out” specials like smoked sturgeon terrine with caviar; A5 Wagyu beef with […]

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Get Festive with Eggnog Cocktails, Desserts, and More This Season

Just a few basic ingredients comprise the holiday season’s ultimate beverage—fresh eggs, cream, sugar, and usually, a dash of vanilla or nutmeg. Most adults agree […]


Take a Time-Traveling Food Tour with Boston’s Historical Cuisine

In some parts of the country, a building put up in the 1950s might be considered “old.”Not so in New England, a land littered with […]


The 11 Best Cookies in Boston

First and foremost, Massachusetts is an ice cream state. We can claim the likes of J.P. Licks, Emack & Bolio’s, Hood, Friendly’s, Brigham’s, and Baskin Robbins—not to […]

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Celebrate Hanukkah with These Boston-Area Food Specials

Eight days of light are coming up next week, and that also means eight days of latkes, jelly doughnuts, brisket, and other traditional Hanukkah foods. These […]


Eat Like a Pilgrim: Three 17th-Century Recipes to Try This Thanksgiving

In some ways, Thanksgiving is the ultimate Throwback Thursday. Here in Massachusetts, we’re surrounded by reminders of the origins of this holiday—from the 350-year-old buildings […]


Five Sweet Chocolate Treats for the Holidays

Who needs candy canes when you can stuff stockings with locally crafted single-malt-scotch caramels instead?


Taza Has a New Chocolate Bar in Boston Public Market

Like coffee before it, hot chocolate has gone upscale. You’ll never go instant again.

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Fill Up on Bread at These Six Spots

The trade of the baker is one of the oldest in history, and bread has been a staple in the human diet for over 10,000 […]


Three Ways to Try Wild and Local Mushrooms This Fall

Seven-Course Mushroom Tasting at Journeyman Local foraging experts Ben Maleson and Tyler Akabane are providing the local base for a fungus feast tonight at Journeyman. There […]


How ’Bout Them Apples?

Eight spicy, boozy, thirst-quenching hacks for New England’s most ubiquitous autumn fruit.


At Hojoko, It’s East Meets West Meets East Again

At Hojoko, Tim and Nancy Cushman’s irresistible izakaya, it’s East meets West meets East again.


Post 390’s Doughnut Throwdown Returns

The Rise and Rumble Donut Throwdown at Back Bay’s Post 390 returns October 4th for the second-annual battle of the brunch, crueler edition. Chefs from […]