It's become a fall tradition for Chef Candace to roll out her Oktoberfest menu just as the weather starts to turn. Dine at Hawthorn Grill starting tonight, September 27 and running through October 8 and you can enjoy her special German inspired menu: Obatzda Traditional Biergarten Cheese Dip with Homemade Bavarian Pretzels. 9 Stuffed Cabbage Rolls Mashed Potatoes, Mixed Vegetables. 19 Caraway & Apple Cider Pork Chop Natural Pork Jus, Herbed Spätzle, Braised Apples, Parsnips & Carrots. 22 Choucroute Garnie Sauerkraut, Assorted Sausages, Potatoes, Whole Grain … [Read more...] about Oktoberfest Served Up At Hawthorn Grill
A preview to the annual rare beer festival, this time with no ABV cap. Dayton has a lot of great festivals, but there’s one that stands above the rest in terms of selection of rare beers. Big Beers and Barley Wines, which returns this Saturday, October 1, to the Montgomery County Fairgrounds Roundhouse, is a festival for beer geeks, put on by beer geeks. Organizers work for months in advance with breweries and distributors to cherry pick the line-up of nearly 90 beers, carving out one-off beers, pub exclusives, and limited releases and combining them with vintages of old favorites, … [Read more...] about Big Beers gets even Bigger!
The year was 2005, and NCR Country Club was hosting the PGA Senior open. It was the last day of the event, and a tired Arnold Palmer stopped into the CVS convenient store in Oakwood on Far Hills Ave. He was looking for lotion and grabbed an ice tea and a lemonade. He asked questions of the young clerk upon checkout, and was on his merry way. Another day in the life of the legend. Arnold Palmer, the iconic 20th Century golfer, passed away last weekend of heart failure. He was 87. Arnold was the closest thing golf had to royalty. He grew up in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, learned golf from … [Read more...] about Arnold Palmer: The Golfer, The Foodie & The Drink
Everyone loves doing weekend brunch. Everyone loves going to a food truck rally. Now, Drunken Waffle presents Dayton’s first best-of-both-worlds with Brunch! A Food Truck Rally on Sunday, September 25 from 10am-2pm at the Yellow Cab. “Serving sweet and savory waffle sandwiches, brunch is second nature for us,” Beth Sparks, Drunken Waffle owner said. “We’ve discovered that a bunch of other food trucks in Dayton do it really well too, so we thought, ‘Hey, let’s host a brunch food truck rally!’” Serving up brunch options alongside Drunken Waffle will be local favorites Smokin Bee-Bee-Q, … [Read more...] about Food Truck Brunch This Sunday
Sellout crowd expected again !! FOOD, BEER, ... GHOSTS This is a post that many of you have been waiting for... Dayton Most Metro is kicking of the fall season with a "BOO!" ---October 7th, the popular "RHINEGEISTS and POLTERGEISTS" ghostly beer dinner returns! A brainchild of local bloggers, the Food Adventure crew, this popular scarefest looks to again to have a sellout crowd of over 100 foodies at the Amber Rose restaurant. There will also be a special presentation from a nationally known paranormal investigative group, ParaSense. HERE IS THE SKINNY ON … [Read more...] about Haunted Food Adventure at Amber Rose Oct 7th
In a slow-smoked homage to Oktoberfest, City Barbeque will celebrate “Quetoberfest” which started yesterday and will run through October 3, with restaurants donating $1 from the sale of every half-chicken to the American Cancer Society. Local City Barbeque joints will also sell limited-edition pint glasses in collaboration with local brewery Rhinegeist; the brewer’s 22 oz. Alice ale in a Quetoberfest glass will be sold for $9 (the glass itself will be available for $3), with $1 from each glass sale benefiting the American Cancer Society. “We are thrilled to have the opportunity to raise … [Read more...] about City Barbeque To Fight Cancer With Quetoberfest
When night falls, spirits rise. A ghostly figure, a redheaded woman, drifts the city tracks, eternally lost. The anguish of the departed, a man who impaled himself on an orchestra pit chair, chills a historic theater. Forlorn howls and scraping claws-wolves, buried with their owner, alive-seep from a nearby mausoleum. CreepShow Smoked Porter. Smokey. Malty. Dark as Dayton without a moon. Join Warped Wing at 26 Wyandot Street, for the CreepShow Smoked Porter Release Party on Thursday, September 22! According to Ratebeer.com this seasonal smoked porter is tan/brown in color with dark … [Read more...] about Warped Wing Does It Again
There was an overwhelming response to the Fundraiser held at the Donut Haus Bakery in Springboro this past Saturday. The benefit was for the Ronnie Bowers family who lost their 16 year old son senselessly and tragically last week by a group of thug kids in Kettering. Owner Mike Hemmert said people started lining up at the shop at 5:50 AM to get in to buy donuts and coffee and put extra money in the donation container. He said they baked around the clock Friday night and had 14 working Saturday morning to keep up with the crowds. He gives special thanks to his good friends Dave& Tracy … [Read more...] about Making A Difference In Dayton With Donuts!
Ohio’s craft brewers are concocting frighteningly flavorful beers and the Ohio Craft Brewers Association is launching a haunting event to celebrate them. The inaugural Dia de las Cervezas, a costumes-encouraged beer tasting, will take place on Saturday, October 29 from 5:00 – 9:00 pm at the significantly-spooky Top of the Market in Dayton. Thirty-plus Ohio craft breweries will sample brews old and new at an event that will also feature live music, food trucks, a costume contest and more. Dia de las Cervezas is sponsored by Boelter Beverage, Brewers Professional Alliance, Cavalier … [Read more...] about New Halloween Beer Festival
Carrabba's Italian Grill, located at 900 Miamisburg Centerville Road, is offering a special dinner deal for two for just $45 through this Sunday. Dinners will get an appetizer to share, a choice of four entrees, which are served with choice of soup or salad and a dessert to share. You can enjoy this special from 4:30 -10pm at the Washington Township eatery. APPETIZER (Choose one to share) CALAMARI Hand-breaded to order and served with our marinara sauce. TOMATO CAPRESE WITH FRESH BURRATA Creamy burrata mozzarella, tomatoes, fresh basil, red … [Read more...] about Carraba’s Offers $45 Dinner For Two