Archive for February, 2011

National Clam Chowder Day… with Bacon

02/25/11
Submitted by Megan
 

We were just told that today, February 25th, is National Clam Chowder Day.  You might wonder why we bring this up.  That’s simple: chowder is really, really good – but it’s even better with bacon.  Here in Wittenberg, we generally don’t make it any other way.    You may not think of the Midwest when […]

If you’re in the Chicago area, or even within reasonable driving distance, you’ll want to seriously consider getting tickets to this year’s Baconfest Chicago event.  Tickets may seem a bit pricey at $65.00… but only at first glance.  What a ticket gets you is an all-access pass to try dozens and dozens of dishes created […]

Smoky Super Bowl Snacks

02/02/11
Submitted by Megan
 

Want to put some real Wisconsin snacks on the table during your party for the coming Super Bowl?  We have a few tried-and-true recipes that you might enjoy.  If you were visiting the folks here in Wittenberg, Wisconsin, it’s safe to say that this is a good sampling of what you would find on their […]