Prohibition ended on this day, December 5, in 1933 when the 18th Amendment was repealed by the passage of the 21st Amendment. In commemoration of the 79th anniversary of the end of Prohibition, we’re featuring Connecticut Moonshine by Onyx Spirits of Manchester in our gift guide. This local, artisan spirit with a fantastic back story is perfect for the historians and imbibers on your holiday list.
A do-it-yourself craze appears to be the next wave in the local food movement. Homemade butter, mozzarella, ricotta, fermented foods and even tofu are some of the DIY projects I recommend for newbies. Certain foods, like homemade butter, don’t even require cooking or special ingredients, just measuring, reading instructions, and a little time.
This is the first in a series of articles providing green food gift ideas for the holidays. Today’s falls in the small, DIY, budget-friendly gift category. By Analiese Paik The last of our herbs have been harvested and dried, except … Read more
Tweet Sometimes the best gift you can give a friend is your company over a wonderful meal. So invite a friend, or two, to join you for lunch at the new indoor winter farmers’ market at Gilbertie’s Herb Gardens of … Read more