Tag Archives: Saratoga Springs

Healthy Living – Just a Name or The Real Thing?

It won’t replace the local Farmers Markets. It isn’t designed to do that, but the new Healthy Living Market and Cafe at the Wilton Mall (yes, it is in a mall) just outside of Saratoga Springs, New York should make […]

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Cast Iron Chef – A Cooking Competition in Sunny Saratoga

Iron Chef – like cooking competitions have become quite popular in recent years and I have had the honor to participate in a few regional ones as a judge. They have all been fun, but the new “Cast Iron Chef” […]

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Heating up Saratoga Springs with ChowderFest

Saratoga Springs, N.Y. is well known as “the August place to be,” but the Spa city has its charms the rest of the year too. ChowderFest has become an annual winter tradition, pitting the city’s restaurants against each other to […]

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A Craving for Hattie’s Fried Chicken

The fad for fried chicken may not be as torrid as it was a year or two ago, but when done well, it is still one of the world’s great dishes. When done well, fried chicken is crispy, moist and […]

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Saratoga Spring

It's the beginning of May and spring is out in full glory in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. As beautiful as it gets at this time of year here and as tempting as it is to think that the season […]

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