Friday Foodstuffs for October 25, 2019: This Is Halloween

With Halloween coming up, there are just so many parties and such going on that you cannot name them all. So here are just some of the hauntingly good food and drink events going on over the next several days: VERA in Cherry Hill is all over Halloween with a number of celebrations: costume contest … Continue reading Friday Foodstuffs for October 25, 2019: This Is Halloween

Friday Foodstuffs for October 18, 2019: Ramsay Comes to the Rooster

There was plenty of buzz around these parts in Ocean County over a certain English-speaking gent - one who happens to be one of the most recognizable chefs on the planet - who was shooting an episode of one his TV shows. Gordon Ramsay was in Toms River filming an episode of "24 Hours to … Continue reading Friday Foodstuffs for October 18, 2019: Ramsay Comes to the Rooster

Friday Foodstuffs for July 5, 2019

It was four years ago this past week that South Jersey lost its biggest and most respected voice in the food scene. Ed Hitzel was a giant, having covered the food and dining scene in South Jersey for decades as a writer and as a radio and television host. You can still see his presence … Continue reading Friday Foodstuffs for July 5, 2019

Friday Foodstuffs for June 28, 2019

This week I was able to attend a special media event: the re-opening of The Pier House in Cape May. What made it special? I've attended plenty of restaurant openings, and they usually follow the same ol' format: complimentary drinks, some passed hors d'oeuvres, and a few kind words, and the media folk walk away … Continue reading Friday Foodstuffs for June 28, 2019

Friday Foodstuffs for June 14, 2019

It's all Alton Brown's fault. Good Eats went off the air some years back. The show had a long and entertaining run, but Alton thought it was time to retire the concept. For a good four plus years, we pushed out a Friday Foodstuffs on this blog before finally feeling the need to pull back. … Continue reading Friday Foodstuffs for June 14, 2019