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This Southern Indiana Brewery has Great Beer & Amazing Food

  For a while now, I’ve wanted to visit Great Crescent Brewery in Aurora. Not just for the artisan crafted beer but to try their food – all housemade including the Canadian bacon & corned beef! I called my trusty Read more >

Embrace the Mmm… at Savor the South Shore

Savor the South Shore is underway! You can experience three-course meals at discounted prices for 14 delicious days in northwest Indiana. More than two-dozen restaurants are participating and are offering special breakfast, lunch or dinner menus. The 3rd Annual Savor Read more >

3 Must-Stop Food Destinations in Shipshewana & Middlebury

With the largest flea market in the Midwest, quaint shops, antique stores, places for mouth-watering family style meals and all-things Amish, a trip to Shipshewana should most certainly be on every Hoosier’s bucket list. This Northeast Indiana destination is filled with plenty Read more >

Zydeco’s Brings the French Quarter to Indiana

The real magic of New Orleans doesn’t come from Bourbon’s Street.  That obnoxious thoroughfare is a Roman carnival of aggressive, pan-handling hucksters who cut you off mid-stride to the left and cheap novelty shops hawking junk souvenirs or lewd pornography Read more >

Happy Eating on the Hoosier Pie Trail

There are 19 stops on the Indiana Foodways Alliance’s Hoosier Pie Trail that placed 4th  “Best Food Trail” by USA Today’s 10Best Choice. Yep! You heard that right! It beat out the Kentucky Bourbon Trail. Bourbon and Pie ….I like Read more >

Warm Up With SOUPER SATURDAY on the Indiana Wine Trail

Get the cure for cabin fever and warm up from the inside out at The Indiana Wine Trail’s annual Souper Saturday on February 25, 2017 from 11am-5pm. Escape from the cold weather, sample a variety of soups and wines along Read more >

Wine & Dine at Beautiful Ertel Cellars Winery

Recently, a friend suggested that we get together with a couple of friends for lunch. I was prepared for a long negotiation to decide where to go, but, when Ertel Cellars in Batesville was mentioned, everyone agreed. Ertel Cellars is Read more >

Locally Grown: Eating and Drinking in Evansville

Guest blog contributed by Lori Rice of FakeFoodFree.com Whether you call it farm-to-table, farm-to-fork, or garden-to-glass, the practice of sourcing ingredients as close to home as possible continues to grow. When you find yourself in Southern Indiana craving food and Read more >

You’ll Love These Four “Made in Madison” Foodie Finds

Even though cooking, baking and eating are some of my favorite pastimes, I have to admit (reluctantly) there are some things I’m too lazy to make and someone else makes better. Here are four of my favorite food products that Read more >

4 Must-Stop Restaurants in Northeast Indiana

Once you get on the interstate it’s easy to get in a hurry to reach your final destination and grab food from one of the many fast food restaurants. What you may not know is that there are some fabulous places to eat Read more >