Most chefs dream of owning and operating
their own restaurant. In the case of Stephen Williams, chef and owner of
Covington’s Bouquet Restaurant and Wine Bar, and his wife Jessica, it
was a desire to feed themselves that prompted the idea for the
soon-to-open Son & Soil.
Farmers markets are always the best place
to shop for the freshest local produce, meats, dairy, flowers and goods
in general, and Over-the-Rhine’s Findlay Market — Ohio’s oldest
surviving municipal market house — is certainly one of the finest.
Taste of Belgium, the local Belgian bistro that specializes in great beers and Belgian food with an American twist, opened its third Greater Cincinnati location in the Rookwood Exchange (3825 Edwards Road) — beginning with breakfast today.
“We are delighted to be a locally owned restaurant in the already great lineup at Rookwood,” says owner and founder Jean-Francois Flechet. <...
As a native New Yorker, many of my
childhood years were spent seaside — countless summers along the Long
Island Sound, eyeing the sand for crabs and learning the proper way to
eat every type of clam imaginable.
This time last year, chef Jean-Robert de Cavel wrangled six of our finest local chefs for the best road trip ever to New York City's James Beard Foundation as part of Cincy in NYC, a weeklong excursion where a variety of local performing arts and cultural groups — the Cincinnati Ballet, May Festiva...
Cincinnati knows sausage. Because of our German heritage and historical link to the hog industry — certainly you’ve heard the nickname Porkopolis bandied about — we’ve gotten pretty used to all manner of pork products playing a strong role in our diet.
The surefire signs of spring seem as if they’re finally here to stay. Annuals are sprouting everywhere, joggers are jogging and that most significant local spring holiday — Opening Day — is in our rear-view mirror. It’s finally time to trade boots for sandals and spend every single one of our sunshiny days eating and drinking outside. Here’s a cultivated list of perfect patios that shoul...