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
It's time for our 3rd annual Peep Show! Here's your chance to use your creativity and love of Dayton to craft a picture, sculpture or diorama using Peeps candies based on a Dayton related event, person, landmark or historical happening! Think pop culture, news events, movies, and more. Your entry can be constuctd from just about anything, but must be at least 1/3 peeps. Peeps do not need to be used in their original shape of form. Once you’ve created it, you’ll need to submit it to us, art work is due by Sunday, March 31st. Contact us for more info if you're submitting an … [Read more...] about Hey Dayton – Show Us Your Peeps – Contest with Prizes!
It was a dessert lovers playground and a chocoholics dream. We give you Dayton's first ever "Sweet Treats Festival." Held at The Commander Aero Building in Springboro on Sunday January 27th, the event drew a nice crowd on this winter afternoon. There were confectioners, bakers, chefs and restaurateurs. In fact over 30 vendors participated in the Sweet Treats Festival. Every vendor booth had samples set out of various "sweet treat" specialties. Festival goers could browse each display and sample to their heart's content. What a surprise, the "foodies in their forties," The Food … [Read more...] about Dessert Alert! Sweet Treats Festival Recap
Get ready to satisfy your Sweet Tooth at the inaugural Sweet Treats Festival presented by Dayton Most Metro! Guests will have a chance to indulge in cupcakes, candies, and cookies on Sunday, January 27th. This epicurean adventure will showcase over 20 of the area's top bakeries, chocolatiers, pastry artisans or home-based businesses known for creating decadent desserts. Attendees will be asked to help select Dayton's Best Sweet Treat by voting for their favorite at the event. The line up for treats so far includes cookies, cupcakes, candies, truffles, whoopie pies, biscotti, … [Read more...] about Dayton’s First Ever Sweet Treats Festival
When we say the Muensters, we don't mean a TV show. We mean aged mold, or as you know it .. cheese. Gouda, Mozzarella, and Brie are just some of the dozens of varieties of Murray's Cheeses available at your local Dayton Kroger stores. The Big Ragu and Crew were lucky enough to be invited by local Cheese Master, Logan Class, to sample some of their premium cheeses. How cool is that to be hanging out with a cheese master? We Daytonians do not know how lucky we are to have Murray's Cheese Shops, allowing for quality and hard to find cheeses at our fingertips! Murray's Cheeses is … [Read more...] about Food Adventures Gets Even Cheesier with Murray’s Cheeses