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2022 Wisconsin State Fair New Foods

One more weekend of the Wisconsin State Fair! Get your fill of all the new foods, some of your old favorites, and don’t forget the cheese curds. This year I found many trends beside the iconic fair food-on-a-stick. I saw many BALLS of goodness and SAUSAGES in so many ways! Here are some of the great…

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State Fair 2021 New Foods and Sporkies

After a long wait, the Wisconsin State Fair is back! And so is the plethora of new foods, sporkies, and of course, food on a stick. Neil and I, along with two other great palette friends, tried some of the new additions to the fair this year. I must say, along with everything else in life, some thin…

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Downtown Downing Week 2021

Downtown Dining Week is going on now! Many local restaurants around Milwaukee are participating in this dining week experience, hoping to see friendly faces again and entice new customers to try their unique cuisine. 

After a year long hiatus from dining out, now more than ever customers want to…

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Fish Fry's Around Milwaukee

Everyone has their own opinion of what makes for a good fish fry. After conducting a few polls via social media, based on your suggestions, I decided to visit four Fish Fry’s in the Milwaukee area. They were: Amelia’s, Victor’s, Kegel’s Inn and The Thistle and Shamrock. Let’s take a look at what eac…

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State Fair's NEW Foods of 2019

Wisconsin State Fair is home to the cream puff, food on-a-stick and new exotic concoctions that various vendors craft together for fair goers to experience and explore their adventurous side. From Bug tacos, to loaded german pretzels, deep fried portabella fries, to apple crunch cheesecake quesa…

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It's National Mac and Cheese Day - Let's Get Cheesy!

Today, July 14th, is National Macaroni and Cheese Day! Also known as mac and cheese, this dish has long been considered one of America’s top comfort foods and has been enjoyed in almost every household since the early 19th century.

Do you see those cheese commercials for California cheese? Well…

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Downtown Dining Week In Milwaukee

Downtown Dining Week is underway. It kicked off Thursday night, May 30 and goes until June 6. This means you get a whole week to try new restaurants you may not have heard of or thought to try before. New restaurants on the scene will also be participating like Char'd and Oak and Shield.

There are …

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37th Annual Taste of Milwaukee

Taste of Milwaukee celebrated its 37th year at the Italian Community Center featuring many of Milwaukee’s finest and famous restaurants. Hosted by Broadscope Disability Services, all of the proceeds went toward helping people with disabilities and their families.

Taste of Milwaukee invited 20 e…

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