New York Weenies Invade Dayton


Using Evan's Bakery and Dorothy Lane Market's buns, Kowalksi Hots specializes in Hoffman brand hot dogs, Zweigel brand hot dogs and Sahlen's brand from Buffalo. He offers local burger meat and uses Jaworski brand, a Cleveland favorite for his Polish Kielbasa and Italian Sausages

Cooking with Your Kids


So when Coraline (my 5 year old) first asked me in that sweet little voice of hers at the age of 3 if she could help me cook, my foodie heart about exploded! My mind flooded with these picturesque scenes of my daughter and I laughing and singing in the kitchen as we created delicious memories together!

Archer’s Tavern Celebrates 5th Bday with Busy Week


Centerville's Archer's Tavern celebrates their 5th anniversary with a week chocked full of fun events like 1/2 off bar drinks from 11am -9pm, a Margaritaville Party, Disco night and a Crawfish boil!

Cobblestone Cafe Quietly Reaches 15th Anniversary


  This feature article is about a place that many Dayton area foodies have never visited.  But somehow, it remains very busy and this week is quietly completing its 15th year in business.  The Cobblestone Cafe, in Waynesville, has personality.  It is connected to a little home decor shop.  The cafe is a mom and pop version of 'Cracker Barrel,' but light years ahead.  The store is elegant meets antique, and the food is gourmet.   The laid back atmosphere is a perfect venue for chef creations is a quaint, cozy country atmosphere.  This article could just of easily been titled "The … [Read more...]

Elvis, Green Tomatoes, Burgers, Pies and Cornhole


This Saturday, June 13th get your blue suede shoes and head to Miamisburg's 5th Annual Rock N Green Tomato Festival.  There is gonna be Rock N Roll music all day long.  There is gonna be a 5k Walk/Run.  There is a Cornhole Tournament with a $250 first prize.  Oh, and there is going to be, our favorite... FOOD, including a Green Tomato Pie contest and a burger eating contest! One of our favorite yearly festivals is the family friendly Rock N Green Tomato Festival held in Miamisburg.  A laid back atmosphere with plenty of vendors and activities, featuring great live bands.  And as always, … [Read more...]

Toxic Brew to Debut Grapefruit IPA at Night Market

Toxic Brewery Unveils the Grapefruit Yoga IPA at the Night Market this Friday June 12th

We have EXCLUSIVE scoop on an event Friday night.  The secret is now out! Toxic Brew Company will be at this Friday's Night Market event at the Yellow Cab Building.  The big news is that for the first time, they will be debuting a GRAPEFRUIT version of their PRACTICE YOGA IPA.   A session-able IPA, the beer has nice balance of bitter and hoppy flavors.  The grapefruit infusion brings on a muted, exotic finish. What a better, refreshing drink on a hot summer evening.  Fruity, hoppy flavors infused into the signature taste of a Toxic Brew.  This is a perfect compliment to the local vendors … [Read more...]

Zesty Ranch Early Favorite for McDonald’s Shakin’ Flavor


The feedback is in from the Shakin' Flavor event at the Wilmington Pike McDonald's last Monday.  The VIP guests at the Food Adventure were given Mcdonald's swag and asked to test the flavors for themselves.   We found patrons loved all three flavors CHIPOTLE BBQ, GARLIC PARMESAN, and ZESTY RANCH.  It seemed the favorite this night was Zesty Ranch.   DID YOU KNOW? Fast Food executives have long known that the Dayton area is much more inclined to give new fast food products an initial try.  Much more than the conservative tastebuds of Cincinnati or even Columbus.  That is why in … [Read more...]

100,00 People Expecting a Berry Good Time


This weekend kicks off the popular Strawberry Festival in Troy. Crowds of over 100,000 are expected at the event which will feature over 70 food vendors. Sort through the choices with our Food Adventure's MUST EAT items.

McDonald’s Introduces “Shakin’ Flavors” + ** Ticket Giveaway **


Mcdonald's is launching their new "Shakin Flavor" option for French Fries and Chicken Nuggets.  The Food Adventures Crew is helping them introduce the new product by hosting a promo.   Monday, June 8th, McDonald’s located at 6222 Wilmington Pike will host a Shakin’ Flavor Tasting Event.  The event is invite-only and will allow fast foodies to learn, make, and enjoy their own Shakin’ Flavor McNuggets & Fries.  The 3 flavor options being introduced are ZESTY RANCH, GARLIC PARMESAN, and CHIPOTLE BBQ There will be giveaways.  Oh yeah baby... attendees will also leave with McDonald’s swag … [Read more...]

5th Street Brewpub Kicks Off Summer


Fifth Street Brewpub will be hosting a charity event this Monday, June 1st from 6pm - close. Dayton Most Metro, Dayton Dining and Food Adventures are partnering with the brew pub for this special night, benefiting the House of Bread. The House of Bread is a community kitchen that serves meals 7 days a week to local residents in need.