Dining

Find out about the best local eateries and get secret recipes from you favorite restaurants in Northeast Wisconsin. Plus, you'll also discover new places and interesting stories! Here's the full archive...

Oh Snap! You Can Win $100 and Fun Pickle Products for National Pickle Day

Are pickles a Wisconsin food tradition? If they’re not – they should be… I spent a semester of college interning in Los Angeles. One day, my roommate walked in on me munching on a giant pickle and a huge hunk of cheddar cheese. He said, “A dill pickle and cheese? That’s totally a snack someone […]

Saying Farewell to Green Bay’s Caffé Espresso

If you were hoping to get some Caffé Espresso CCQ, one of the best gyros in town or any of their other drinks and dishes – you’re out of luck and out of time. For many of us who loved the place, it’s hard to believe. Caffé Espresso in Downtown Green Bay has closed for […]

MobCraft Beer – Where You Help Choose What Gets Brewed

So you think your taste in beer is pretty eclectic do you? Here’s an option that’s for true craft beer aficionados only. Have you ever tried a craft brew made with Ghost Chili peppers? How about one using palm dates,  vanilla beans and that’s been aged in brandy barrels? What do you think might be […]

14 Places to Get a Mouth-Watering Wisconsin Butter Burger

Here in Wisconsin, we were unsatisfied with adding just one dairy product to our hamburgers. That’s why you’ll find yet another delicious tradition in our state – the butter burger. If you grew up eating these kinds of sandwiches, we’re willing to bet your salivary glands just kicked in and maybe a little bit of […]

12 Food-Filled Festivals in Wisconsin to Satisfy Your Hunger This Summer

Festival season in Wisconsin is jam-packed with events every weekend. Seriously, during the summer you can’t throw a rock in Wisconsin without hitting a festival. One of the best things about festivals, fairs and other outdoor events is the food. But when the theme of those events is all about a particular type of food […]

The Candyman Can!–Crazy Sweet Candy Store Opens in Appleton

  Ever taken a stroll to downtown Appleton and been hit by a wicked sugar craving? Then we’ve got good news! Crazy Sweet, the candy store with a delicious mission statement, is officially open for business.

15 Northeast Wisconsin Breweries Making Great Craft Beer

Wisconsin and beer have quite the history together. From the German immigrants who came with all-malt lagers, to the giants of brewing that gave Milwaukee the nickname Brew City – making beer and drinking beer is part of the Wisconsin culture. We even named our pro-baseball team after the tradition. But what about Wisconsin’s craft […]

11 Bars & Restaurants Where You Can Get a Classic Northeast Wisconsin Fish Fry

Nothing says Wisconsin like the Friday Night Fish Fry! Perch, blue gill, walleye, cod, and haddock are most common and traditionally come with rye bread, onion, coleslaw, some sort of potato, tarter sauce and a lemon wedge. The Fish Fry is another classic Wisconsin tradition deeply rooted in our state’s heritage that can be traced […]

5 Cocktails to Help You Get Through the Wisconsin Winter

Wisconsin winters are long, bitter  – and needless to say – colder than a witch’s you-know-what. Those of us who call the state home have learned to live with the winter season, even though not all of us love this time of year. But we also have a few tricks up our sleeves that help […]

9 Coffeehouses to Check Out in the Green Bay Area

On November 13th, 2012, Dunkin’ Donuts announced that 11 new stores will go up throughout Green Bay and Milwaukee. The first restaurant will open in 2014 and the rest will be up and running by 2019. At the end of 2011, 10,083 Dunkin’ Donuts stores saturated the planet and totaled approximately $6.4 billion in sales. […]