Your hometown potato chip company has done it again. Oh, how we love Mikesell's Snacks for any occasion. And now, they bring us a couple of new, terrific products that quite honestly are surprisingly good. The Food Adventures Crew have been enjoying Mikesell's brand snacks for as long as we can remember, especially Chef House and The Big Ragu. Even our New York girl, Hungry Jax and her family have been crunching away on her decade in Dayton on those groovy chips. We have been on tours of the plant. We have been lucky enough to be behind the scenes, at test taste meetings, and met the … [Read more...] about Mikesell’s Ends 2016 with Two New Flavors !
The Big Ragu is a fan of the new chicken breakfast sandwiches at McDonalds and he wants to give away some free sandwiches to you. ***Five lucky people who comment below on this article, will be chosen at random to win Two Free Breakfast Sandwiches each***. The best part (besides them being free) is that you don't have to wait just for breakfast hours. These babies are the newest items available all day as part of McDonald's All Day Breakfast Menu. HERE'S THE SKINNY ON McDONALDS NEW CHICKEN BREAKFAST SANDWICHES: --- CHICKEN MCGRIDDLE: A fried chicken patty, tucked … [Read more...] about McDonald’s Chicken Breakfast Sandwich Giveaway !
All You Can Eat Premium Sushi Rolls?? YES !! Sushi Lovers... unite !! Food Adventures has done it again. We have partnered with Ariake Sushi to host a ONE NIGHT ONLY, all you want sushi event on Monday January 16th, 2017. They have agreed to open up on a Monday evening and let our Food Adventures Crew have the entire restaurant. TICKETS ON SALE AT THIS LINK. Tickets include tax, tip and water/tea. Please note, we only have room for 50 people at this dinner. So get your tickets NOW ! Ariake is known for terrific, premium sushi. You may have seen our previous article on this … [Read more...] about Ariake Sushi Event Announced for Jan. 16th
Everybody is talking turkey, turkey turkey... giving pointers on grilling a turkey, baking one, deep frying one, etc, etc and so on. Well, the Food Adventures crew says .. STUFF IT ! Literally. We want to share our secret or not so secret tips for stuffing, which is just as important as the turkey! *** CHEF HOUSE'S TAKE ON STUFFING: Try Bread Pudding as an alternative. Always use quality ingredients. ---Stuffing vs. Bread Pudding by Chef House: I love both equally. My step dad makes an insanely good oyster stuffing every year for Christmas. It is loaded up with … [Read more...] about Just Stuff It, Will Ya ?
Dayton's biggest chili cook off promise to spice things up this Friday night at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds. There will be beef and hot sauce. There will be beer and blackjack. There will be dice games, dancing, coney dogs, beans and much more. AMBUCS Annual Chili Cookoff pits restaurants, chefs and amateur cooks against each other, and only one chili will win ! Who has the best chili in Dayton? You help be the judge in this mammoth competition. But the best part, is that this event is for the AMBUCS charity. Get your pepto, it is time for a local Food … [Read more...] about Friday Forecast: Spicy with a Chance of Blackjack
Calling all cooks! Our Food Adventures Crew loves to entertain. One of those ways is through whipping up meals for friends and family. Want to learn some skills from the basic to advanced? May we suggest some classes? If you want to "wow" them at your next dinner party, well then, we have the place for you.... Whether you call it the Dorothy Lane Market School of Cooking or the Culinary Center at Dorothy Lane Market, there is a cult following for this organization. And rightfully so, as we are lucky to have such a resource her in Dayton. Many brilliant cooks, chefs and kitchen … [Read more...] about Meet Dorothy Lane’s Culinary School All Stars
Endless Beer? Endless food? Bet Cash? Win Cash? Pull Tabs? Raffle Prizes? And all for charity?? YES! This is one time you are encouraged to "horse around." The Greater Dayton Apartment Association's charitable arm, "The Rent Foundation," is again hosting a "Nite at the Races" event on Friday night, November 18th. For the first time ever, this year's event is being held at the ARBOR HALL in Dayton. You will be able to bet cash and win cash on horse races shown on the BIG SCREEN and so much more. Saddle up! Are you ready? Because ...... HERE'S THE SKINNY on “NITE AT THE RACES … [Read more...] about “Nite at the Races” is Back!
Hay! Hay! Hay! Food, fun and fall flavors await you at The Hidden Valley Fruit Farm. Just a few minutes south of Centerville on State Rout 48, Hidden Valley is the perfect place for a family Food Adventure, especially for little ones. You can find pies to petting zoos, and scarecrows to strawberry jams. They even have hay rides, pick your own apples and more. We have great memories of coming here as kids. This farm store is a perfect place to spend time with your loved onesand experience the sights and sniffs of the Fall season. HERE'S THE SKINNY on HIDDEN VALLEY FRUIT … [Read more...] about Fall at Hidden Valley Fruit Farm
Familiar food and faces, in new places, is what you can expect this Monday. Popular Centerville restaurant "Archer's Tavern" expands to a second location tomorrow, and the buzz has been very positive from training day. A new atmosphere, larger than the original restaurant, and an enclosed patio area are some of the featurea. But don't worry, you can still eat your favorites as they have kept the EXACT same menu ! Food Adventures was able to grab a table on training night, and we are pleased to announced that the food was terrific and the service was great. They have a tried and … [Read more...] about Extra! Archer’s Opens New Location Monday!
Bourbon Street is again on Brown Street, and has been for a while. The Bourbon Street Grill and Cafe is in a no frills dining room where the line can get long, but it goes fast. From UD Students, to locals, people come from all over. Whether for a work lunch, or taking dinner home, people are getting wise to this place. Why? It is simple - GOOD FOOD, GOOD VALUE! And .... oooooh that chicken, .... people go crazy over it ! This place is EXACTLY what Food Adventures is about... a locally owned spot where practically everything on the menu is a winner. We should know it, because in the 6 … [Read more...] about Bourbon Street Cafe: Oooh, That Chicken….