Central/Western New York

Food Tour Companies Collaborate + Taste of Troy Grows [PHOTO]

Food Tour Companies Collaborate + Taste of Troy Grows [PHOTO]

Taste of Troy already has made its mark on Downtown Troy but now they’re not only growing to a new location but partnering up with food tours all over the state!

New York Brewery Famous For Not Serving Beer

New York Brewery Famous For Not Serving Beer

Sounds strange, right? They’re a brewery but the only thing they don’t serve is beer and you can check them out right here in New York.

Chick-Fil-A: So Close, Yet So Far! [VIDEO]

Chick-Fil-A: So Close, Yet So Far! [VIDEO]

I was lucky enough to have Chick-Fil-A in my college dining hall (Hey NYU!) but since moving back home, I’ve missed it. We keep hoping that one is coming to the Capital Region and even though we’re still waiting, another location opened not too far […]

Where to Eat the Chicken Wing Donut [VIDEO]

Where to Eat the Chicken Wing Donut [VIDEO]

I like chicken wings, I like donuts, and it just seems like the perfect mix for the Super Bowl. A bit of a drive may be worth it, these sound delicious!

Beer is a Four Letter Word- Shmaltz 4th Anniversary

Beer is a Four Letter Word- Shmaltz 4th Anniversary

I not only love beer but I love local beer. There’s something about beer produced in the area that tastes just a little better than beer from out of the area. That’s what makes Shmaltz annual anniversary party something I never want to miss!

REVIEW: Ithaca Hummus, Ithaca [PHOTO]

REVIEW: Ithaca Hummus, Ithaca [PHOTO]

I had the pleasure of meeting a representative from Ithaca Hummus at the Whole Foods Albany 2nd Anniversary Celebration. Though I’d love to make the drive to Ithaca to see their facilities, it’s hard to schedule that far of a drive. Instead, thanks to Ithaca […]

New York Dairy Tour, Part Two [PHOTOS]

New York Dairy Tour, Part Two [PHOTOS]

MASON COOLEY WANNA CHECK OUT PART ONE?– CLICK HERE I had such a great time out in the Finger Lakes with the American Dairy association. On day two, we stopped at Cayuga Milk Ingredients, then Patterson Farm and finally the┬áNew York Wine and Culinary Center. […]

REVIEW: Geneva on the Lake, NY Dairy Tour [PHOTOS]

REVIEW: Geneva on the Lake, NY Dairy Tour [PHOTOS]

First off, I’m going to start this three-part blog post by THANKING the American Dairy Association for the most amazing trip I took to the Finger Lakes this past weekend. I not only learned about dairy farms but how they’re transformed in factories up to […]

#NYSDairyTour2014

#NYSDairyTour2014

I’m so excited to have been asked to join the NYS Dairy Tour by the American Dairy Association. I’m not only going somewhere in NY that I’ve never been before but I can’t wait to explore where our milk comes from and to check out […]