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Opening: DeNovo in Montclair

Demetri Malki’s DeNovo opened yesterday in what was once the train station waiting area at the Upper Montclair stop. I joined fellow food writers as well as friends and family of Malki on Friday evening for a pre-opening event where some of the restaurant’s small plates, tapas, were available for sampling. The new restaurant follows other […]

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Foodie Things to Do This Weekend and Beyond

THIS WEEKEND August 23 and 24: The Laurita Winery in New Egypt hosts the Gourmet Food Trucks Weekend. Visitors can indulge in food from 30 different food trucks from ice cream to lobster. There will also be a line dance pavilion, a wine tasting tent and fireworks on Saturday night. Tickets for adults 12 and […]

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Opening Soon: Paragon Tap & Table in Clark

Even if you know Chef Eric LeVine from Morris Tap & Grill, now you’ll know him even better. Next month, Paragon Tap & Table will open in Clark, featuring Chef LeVine’s award-winning food paired with 20 artisan craft beers on tap. The gastropub experience will be enhanced by friendly and knowledgeable staff, five large-screen televisions in […]

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CSA Melissa Beveridge Jersey Bites

Cookin’ Local, CSA-Style

My CSA (community supported agriculture) venture started when I became a farm hand at a local organic farm. From summer through the fall, winter, and spring, I worked closely with the farmer, from going through seed catalogues in the dead of winter to starting seedlings in the hoop house in the early spring, it was […]

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Foodie Things to Do This Weekend and Beyond

Event details are subject to change without notice. Please confirm directly before heading out! THIS WEEKEND: August 1 and 2: The 77th Annual Warren County Farmers’ Fair featuring the Hot Air Balloon Festival runs through Saturday, August 2. Throughout the week-long event, there’s plenty of food, rides, prizes and much more. Admission is $7 for adults, and $4 for children ages […]

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The Hundred-Foot Journey: Screening Samples

If you haven’t already heard, Jersey Bites has teamed up with Dreamworks Pictures to present a screening of The Hundred-Foot Journey, tomorrow night in Montclair. Here’s a sneak peek at the area restaurants who will be part of this celebration of French and Indian cuisine, with a sampling of their own fine offerings. Brick Lane Curry […]

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Warren County Farmers’ Fair

This sponsored article is brought to you by the Warren County Farmers’ Fair. The 77th Annual Warren County Farmers’ Fair featuring the Hot Air Balloon Festival officially kicks off this Saturday, July 26, and runs through Saturday, August 2. Every day, the fair will host numerous events, rides, contests, and more including a mass hot air […]

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Foodie Things to Do This Weekend and Beyond

Event details are subject to change without notice. Please confirm directly before heading out! THIS WEEKEND: July 18 and 25: At 6:30 p.m., Haddonfield’s In The Kitchen Cooking School welcomes Chef Natalie Stone for hands-on cooking classes. The July 18 class offers Italian holiday favorites and more cooking classics will be featured on July 25. $75 per class. […]

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Jersey Girls Food Tours in Jersey City

This summer, Jersey Girls Food Tours brings its walking culinary adventure to Jersey City. These tours lead anyone with an appetite to enjoy the great culture of Jersey City through some of the best cuisine the city has to offer. Janis Borroto and Alessia Aron, Jersey Girls Food Tours’ cofounders, thought it would be a great […]

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Vintage North Jersey Wine and Food Festival

This sponsored article is brought to you by Vintage North Jersey. Four Sisters Winery of Belvidere will host Vintage North Jersey’s first annual Wine and Food Festival on August 16 and 17. Vintage North Jersey—a collaboration of northern New Jersey wineries—is excited to welcome some of the top wineries in the area, along with local specialty […]

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