Smoke BBQ

By Jen Merrill; Photography by Jadrian Klinger Josh White, 37, who owns Smoke with his wife Jenna, does not consider patience to be one of his best qualities. He’s a mover and shaker, someone who likes to get things done...

Mocktails Make Good

Drinks for the Dry Words by Jill Gleeson You know a trend’s made the big time when none other than The New York Times publishes a piece about it. Such was the case in late June with the latest craze...
Words by Cassie Miller The fall menu at The Mill in Hershey technically started in September – technically. Just like the slow-to-come fall weather, The Mill has been slowly phasing in fall menu options each week. “We have one more phase...
This year brings the 51st annual Artsfest to Harrisburg's Riverfront Park. Each year, Jump Street puts careful consideration into what vendors, artists and demos will headline the event. Shannon King, a Maine-native will be bringing his printing press to this...

Fresa Bistro on 3rd

At the lower level of Strawberry Square in Harrisburg with an entrance onto N. 3rd Street, the capital city’s lunch and early-dinner crowd gained a new hot spot this past March.  Aptly named after the Spanish word for “strawberry,”...

Taste: Bollywood

Named after and inspired by the filmmaking center of India, Bollywood Bar & Grille is one of the newest additions to Harrisburg’s Restaurant Row on 2nd Street. Opened in late August and located in the space once occupied by Zia’s...

Tapas, Part 3

Culturas Tapas at El Serrano Restaurante, Lancaster WORDS BY CHELSEA HESS-MOORE, PHOTOGRAPHY BY KELLY ANN SHULER From the moment you step into El Serrano Restaurante in Lancaster, you immediately get a sense of being transported away from Pa. Dutch country to...
Recipes to Curl up with This Season Words by M. Diane McCormick You want comfort food? Here’s Bacon Swiss Dip. Buffalo Mac ‘n Cheese. Lasagna Rollups. Green Chili Casserole. Meatloaf and Potatoes. Homemade Salisbury Steak. Maybe the Pretzel Strawberry Salad eases...
Words by Chelsea Hess- Moore Nitrogen gas infused into coffee to give the feel of an ice-cold beer in the morning - that’s the trend of Nitro Coffee. This new form of serving coffeehas poured its way into Central Pa. ...
cold glass of beer with foam on a white background

The Lost Pint

WORDS BY JILL GLEESON Don't tell Eugene Showers that all who wander are lost. The way he sees it, the years he spent crisscrossing the globe, learning about everything from architecture to brewing, was all in the service of his...