Monthly Archives: May 2014

Kennebunkport Fest toasts 10th year

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Ever wanted to step into the silken pages of Maine Magazine? Next week is your chance. The luxury lifestyle glossy kicks off the summer with its biggest bash of the year — the Kennebunkport Festival. Chefs from across the state, Boston and New York converge on Maine’s south coast for eight crazy nights, June 1 […]

Maine food bloggers go analogue

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  In these digitimes, it’s refreshing when a tactile, printed, tangible item arrives by mail. You know, a book. This week two popular Maine food bloggers, have released tasty tomes. “Eating in Maine” from Malcolm and Jillian Bedell (From Away), is a guide to the state’s best clam shacks, sub shops and white-clothed restos. The midcoast […]

Portland versus Portland smackdown

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Maine vs. Oregon, who owns the capital of cool? Yahoo dispatched a writer from Seattle to find out. This week’s city on city smackdown from the travel portal pits the two Portlands. I’ve often wondered which would out hip the other. The findings — Stephen King as Portland’s most famous face against PDXer Tonya Harding — are […]

Travel Channel in Portland tonight

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Deciding where to dine in Port City tonight? How does truffle, lobster mac and cheese with a side of fame sound? The crew from the Travel Channel’s “Food Paradise” is in town to capture Five Fifty-Five’s signature dish. And you are invited. Earlier Friday chef Steve Corry worked his magic — blending five cheeses with torchio pasta, butter poached […]