What's this year’s Esther's Li'l Secret creation? Sorry, we're not telling. It's a secret. But there's one way to find out. Come to the official ELS release party at the brewery. Rumor has it you won't be disappointed. Esther Price had a dream. To open a store. And share with the world her made-by-hand, made-with-love confections. So for 30 years, to the bliss of taste-testers, otherwise known as family and friends, she perfected a timeless selection of delectable confections. In 1952, the doors to her first store in Dayton, Ohio swung open. And the world rushed in. Esther’s chocolates … [Read more...] about For the 3rd Year Warped Wing & Esther Price Brew A Beer
So maybe it's not such a secret anymore. Last year Warped Wing Brewing Company introduced a collaboration with another Dayton Original, Ester Price Candies. Using their signature caramel, Warped Wing introduced a Scotch ale, and it was a big hit. Big enough that they decided to do it again! This year's Secret is a Brown Ale. With twists and turns through tones of chocolate. And sweet whispers of toasted malt. Wanna try it? Warped Wing is throwing a release party to celebrate, featuring Esther's Li'l Secret Milk Chocolate Brown Ale in draught and cans! Starting at 5pm on Thursday, Nov … [Read more...] about Esther Price & Warped Wing Have A New Secret
Pink and red hearts, dinner, flowers, cards…all of the trappings of the perfect Valentine’s Day. The only thing that is missing is the chocolate. Last year, people bought 48 million pounds of chocolate, spending somewhere around $1.6 billion dollars on the sweet confection. Local favorites like Esther Price, Winan’s, Pure Madness, and Signature Confections look forward to this holiday, as it is the third largest holiday for buying chocolate of the year. It is a little hard to believe that chocolate candy has only been around for 400 years. Chocolate, while having a history that reaches … [Read more...] about Five for Drinking…Chocolate
Hello Everyone, We're moving right along at THE NEON. Though we're holding both of our current attractions (BEFORE MIDNIGHT and THE EAST), we also had room to open a new romantic comedy that I saw at last year's Toronto International Film Festival - LOVE IS ALL YOU NEED. It's directed by Academy Award winner Susanne Bier and stars Pierce Brosnan and Trine Dyrholm. For this week's remaining showtimes, visit our website at www.neonmovies.com. Several of you have been asking...and I'm excited to announce that the new adaptation of Shakespeare's MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING, directed by Joss … [Read more...] about LOVE IS ALL YOU NEED Now At THE NEON!
Here is something you will not see anywhere else. The Big Ragu and Crew had a VIP experience at last weekend's Horror Hound convention in Sharonville. We had a Food Adventure with Merle & Daryl Dixon from The Walking Dead (Norman Reedus and Michael Rooker)! Featured along with the Cast of the Walking Dead and many celebrities was a Dayton's own, Zombie Dogz. Typically a food truck, it was a little different this time for the gourmet hot dog masters. They operated out of a catering booth inside the convention center. Owners of Zombie Dogz, Lee and David VanArtsdalen and Horror … [Read more...] about Walking Dead Food Adventure & Zombie Dogz at Horror Hound Weekend
SMALL BITES for 12/22/2011: When it comes to Christmas, do you procrastinate like The Food Adventures Crew?? Need some last minute gift ideas?? Your humble and favorite Dayton foodies offer up some food related suggestions to fix your problem in this edition of SMALL BITES! WINAN'S CHOCOLATES: One of our favorite items to give to friends at Christmas time is chocolate and he feels nobody does chocolate better than Winan's Candies. There are many gift sets to choose from or you can create your own. We love the White Chocolate Wetzels, Bourbon Cherry Cordials, and the their … [Read more...] about Food Adventures Crew Offers Some Last Minute Gift Ideas