Another exclusive scoop for our Food Adventure fans. Sons of Italy Lodge, Dayton Most Metro and Dayton Dining have finalized the food vendors for Sunday's Garlic Fest. Are you a foodie? Then Daytonians, this weekend is your chance to eat, drink and be garlicky all while listening to one of Columbus' favorite bands, The Danger Brothers. Cooking Demos, beer, garlic eating contest and craft vendors fill out an all star lineup.. Fasten your garlic burps, here we go !!! HERE'S THE SKINNY: --- WHAT: GARLIC FEST and BOCCE CLASSIC --- WHEN: SUNDAY, JULY 17th from … [Read more...] about Garlic Fest Announces Food Vendors for Sunday
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Who doesn't love a good cookout? Most Daytonians are elbow deep in grilling season this summer. From parties, to romantic dinners or family time, this is the time of the year to use that gas or charcoal grill. The Food Adventures Crew is here with some helpful tips to make your grilling experiences a success. The Big Ragu, Hungry Jax and Chef House share our MUST EATS an MUST DO's.. Grilling out version! --- PREPARATION IS KEY: Prepare beforehand to make it easy on yourself. Marinade your meats and pre-slice veggies ahead of time instead of fumbling on the grill … [Read more...] about Summer Grilling Tips for Great Food Adventures !
Today, The Food Adventures Crew shows you an easy way to keep your New Year's resolutions for healthy eating. Flavors in Centerville continues to launch their "Meals by Flavors" option, where you can plan your healthy meals for the week. You can pre-order 1 meal, or as many as you want. Imagine that, full on, healthy Food Adventures in convenient packages! We all love Flavors Eatery for their one-of-a-kind, healthy food specialties, that taste delicious. They have so many dishes that taste amazing, yet are low calorie, low carb and packed with nutrients. When new owner, Ryan, bought … [Read more...] about Flavors in Centerville Offering Healthy Meal Plans “To Go.”
As the weather turns colder, nothing warms the soul like a good bowl of soup. Our DaytonMostMetro Food Adventures crew, Chef House, The King, Hungry Jax and The Big Ragu, have compiled our list of Dayton's Best Soups. From the first steaming spoonful, to that little bit of liquid left in the bottom, these are the best bowls of chow that the Miami Valley has to offer. So, all you serious foodies sit back, get some crackers if need be, and check out our list of MUST EAT soups. In no particular order, here they are... DAYTON'S TOP 25 SOUPS 1) THE JUMBALAYA at … [Read more...] about The Top 25 Soups of Dayton
First and foremost, The Amber Rose Restaurant has some of the most delicious comfort food in Dayton. This eatery has some terrific Eastern European style food. But there is a spooky side to this place on 1400 Valley Street in Dayton. Yes, this Food Adventure fright comes right in time for Halloween. That's right, Big Ragu and the Crew have the inside scoop on the The Amber Rose. HERE'S THE SKINNY: --- The building was built in 1912 by Sigmunt Ksiezopolski and was a general store through the 1980's --- In 1989 Elinor Sluzas bought the building and opened the Amber Rose a … [Read more...] about Video Proof: Amber Rose Restaurant is Haunted !
A 50 year old Dayton business thought closed forever, is making a big comeback in a Miamisburg Super Subby's Restaurant. The return of Chicken Louie's menu in Dayton has area foodies going beserk. The fever has hit the Food Adventures Crew, and we have made 3 visits so far. Guess what, we were very impressed! HISTORY: Since 1958, Chicken Louie's has been delighting crowds with their food. Many of you may remember Chicken Louie's and Lou's Broaster Hut that were located on N. Main and on Third Streets with "take out only" format. They were 24 hour places and people drove in from miles … [Read more...] about Chicken Louie’s Resurrected in Miamisburg Subby’s + Wing Dinner Giveaway!
Who waits in a line 70 yards long for a hot dog? The answer is a lot of people in the Dayton area, as long as they are waiting for a Zombie Dog. In fact, with over 16,000 "Likes" on Facebook, this food truck is nothing short of a phenomenon! Since Food Adventures with Big Ragu and the Crew are frequent visitors to this traveling delight, we decided to spread the word amongst our foodie readers! Hungry Jax even marked this territory as one of her "Top Five Eats in Dayton" so no one has had more Zombie Dogz than us ... With Halloween approaching and The Walking Dead Zombie show starting … [Read more...] about Top Dog: Zombie Dogz Food Truck Still Leading the Pack
Whether you like the authentic Taqueira style Mexican food, or the somewhat Americanized Tex-Mex food found around town, you can find both options at El Herradura Restaurant. Food Adventures with Big Ragu and the Crew have visited this spot on Upper Valley Pike in Springfield a couple of times. We have been there when it is packed, been there when they had Mariachi Bands, and been there on a quiet Sunday afternoon. One night Dayton Most Metro's own Lisa Grigsby from Dayton Dining even joined us! So this article takes all angles into account. The menu is extensive, and we've tried … [Read more...] about El Herradura Restaurant: Great Mexican Seafood Dishes & More
Today we release some secrets, and Dayton Dining will never be the same again. Call it "Dayton Babylon: Little known trivia relating to Dayton Food and Restaurants." Sit back and enjoy, as Food Adventures gives you our favorite foodie trivia of the Miami Valley: 1) THE INVENTOR OF MARION'S PIZZA USED TO BE AN EMPLOYEE OF CASSANO'S: Yes it is true. Marion Glass was once an employee of Cassanos. After leaving, he opened up a sandwich shop, then later his own pizza place. 2) IN 1988, THE PINE CLUB MADE VICE PRESIDENT GEORGE BUSH SR. WAIT 45 MINUTES FOR A TABLE: Oh, … [Read more...] about Dayton Food Trivia, Rumors & Secrets You Don’t Know
Carroll High School has decided to turn a tragedy, into a celebration of a past student's life. Some of the area's best high school, girls tennis players will be facing off in the Jennifer Schmidt Memorial Tennis Tournament this Saturday. The annual event is held in the memory of 1984 Carroll HS graduate, Jennifer Schmidt. Schmidt went missing her freshman year at Purdue, and was never seen again. The tournament is hosted each year by Carroll High School in her honor. Eight area high school teams will be competing at this tournament. As a special treat, the Dayton Most Metro's … [Read more...] about Girls High School Tennis Tourney Honors Missing 84′ Grad