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7 Pioneering Chefs Eradicating Hunger In The USA

These seven chefs across the USA are working to end world hunger through innovative ideas and events. Here’s how (and how you can support these causes!).

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Where To Sip The Best Old Fashioned Cocktails In The USA

For those interested in Depression Era-cocktails, the Old Fashioned is a classic. The original recipe from the early 1800s called for a lump of sugar, a little water, Angostura bitters, one small ice cube, lemon peel and whiskey, although in […]

Creative Travel: Exploring The World’s Best Immersive Art Hotels

While many hotels are epitomes of style – artworks in themselves, or showcase unique art collections — the following go one step further for those seeking creative experiences along with their bed and breakfast. Celebrate your inner Hemingway or Picasso […]

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Who Knew Milwaukee Had A Passion For Craft Cocktails?

Milwaukee probably isn’t the first city that comes to mind when you think of craft cocktail destinations. After visiting for myself, however, I think the only reason for this is that word hasn’t yet gotten out on its many craft […]

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Exploring Milwaukee’s German Heritage Through The Tongue

“Milwaukee has a large German population, and today I’m going to be showing you this culture through food.” I’m currently enjoying a sample of Milwaukee Food Tours’ “Old World 3rd St./RiverWalk Tour.” Sandy is my guide for the day, and […]

#FoodPorn: Foie Gras-Crusted Rack of Lamb

#FoodPorn: Foie Gras-Crusted Rack of Lamb

One destination that is extremely food and drink-focused that may surprise people is Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Full of craft breweries, distilleries and cocktail bars, as well as restaurants creating interesting dishes using high-quality local ingredients, it’s an epicure’s heaven. The highlight […]

#FoodPorn: German Pfeffernuesse Cookies

#FoodPorn: German Pfeffernuesse Cookies

Recently I had the opportunity to enjoy an interesting and fun food tour with Milwaukee Food Tours in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The theme of the tour was Milwaukee’s German heritage, and one of the stops along the way was The Spice […]

#FoodPorn: Beer And Cheese Pairing In Milwaukee, Wisconsin

#FoodPorn: Beer And Cheese Pairing In Milwaukee, Wisconsin

During a trip to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, I enjoyed an education and fun food tour with Milwaukee Food Tours to learning about the city’s German heritage through the tongue. Here is an excerpt from the experience: Our first stop on our exploration […]

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Great Lakes Distillery: An Artisanal Approach To Spirit Making In Milwaukee

Since I’ve been in Milwaukee, it’s been impossible to ignore the many breweries and brew pubs that line the streets. And while I love trying new craft beers, my real passion when it comes to drinking is spirits. Which is […]