Fresh Picks

The James Beard-winning chef, and leader in eating and cooking locally, tells The Daily Beast what he loves.

Organic Farming Comes to Town

Fairfield may soon have its own organic teaching farm that will not only sell fresh organic produce, but also teach residents to grow organic sustainable food in their own back yards as part of its mission.

Affordable Farmers Market Nourishes Overtown Residents

A new farmers market aims to make fresh fruits and vegetables accessible to Overtown residents.

On the Grill

Chef Michel Nischan cooks burgers and hot dogs at his Dressing Room restaurant in Westport in support of a head-shaving fund-raiser to benefit the St. Baldrick’s Foundation which raises money for childhood cancer research.

Culinary stars at Enzian’s Florida Film Festival

The 19th annual Florida Film Festival, sponsored by Full Sail University, celebrates the recent revival in Southern cuisine during its opening weekend Film, Food, and Wine festivities with award-winning Southern chefs, master sommeliers and local

Farmers Market Shopping is a SNAP

A first trip to the Pawtucket Wintertime Farmers' Market can be overwhelming, especially to a shopper on a budget. Table upon table inside the old factory's halls are piled with golden apples, crispy leeks, sweet potatoes sprinkled with fresh mud.

Fresh Local Food for All

The choice to eat local, fresh food is often cost-prohibitive for low-income people.

Alice Waters Hosts Sunday Night Suppers to Raise Money for D.C. Central Kitchen and Martha’s Table

Here's a terrific opportunity to eat magically delicious local, organic food, prepared by some of the world's greatest chefs in support of a great cause. If only I had $500 and lived in Washington D.C.! But maybe you do?

A Homegrown Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, now is as good a time as any to brush up on ways to be more eco-friendly in the kitchen - without sacrificing taste, of course, or busting your budget.