The weekend after Labor Day is always a big one in Dayton. Why? Because, that is the weekend of two huge annual festivals, The Italian Festival and The Greek Festival. Both events expect to draw big crowds from Friday through Sunday. Make sure you visit each venue for lots of authentic food items! Here are some "must eats" that The Big Ragu recommends from each festival for a perfect Food Adventure: Italian Fest: Cannoli, Italian sausage, Raspberry Sparkletini and the stuffed shell dinner inside the office on Saturday night Greek Fest: Gyros, baklava, pastisio (Greek lasagna), and … [Read more...] about Holy Cannoli ! It’s all Greek to us !
Summer is a great time to have a cold beer or glass of wine on a deck or patio. It is also a time of enjoying a good cigar while outside golfing with friends or just relaxing. We found a nice little Food Adventure spot where you can get wine, beer, cigars, Greek specialties and more. It is called The Market and is a family owned and operated shop on Wilmington Pike in Kettering, not far from Rahn Rd. The place is not huge, but it is packed with a wide variety of beer, wine and cigar selections. Owner George Karras says the best way to check out their special offers is to visit their … [Read more...] about Food Adventures visits The Market on Wilmington Pike
Behold another Food Adventure's "Small Bites" article. Here we feature some of our favorite food items in the Dayton area. We are not food critics, we are just a couple of guys who love to eat. With no further delay, let's dive into Small Bites for 3/15/2012. The HOT DOGS at UNIVERSITY OF DAYTON SPORTING EVENTS: Nothing goes with good sports better than good hot dogs. In our opinion, the University of Dayton has the best hot dogs of any sports related venue. Whether at Welcome Stadium watching football, or at University of Dayton Arena watching basketball, these dogs always … [Read more...] about Food Adventure’s Small Bites for 3/16/2012