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Sodavekt

There were a lot of New England IPAs this year, and many of them were good, even great. But our Robin Shepard doesn’t stop there. Here are all his favorite beers of 2018. more

Beer

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Amy Stocklein

La Escondida Mexican Grill has been open on South Park Street for more than a year! Perhaps the name was a self-fulfilling prophecy. But this affordable spot is worth checking out. more

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Linda Falkenstein

Keeping track of Madison’s restaurant scene? Kingdom West African restaurant will open a second location in Northside Town Center, Marie’s Soul Food is headed to Monroe Street and The Chicken Run has closed. more

FOOD & DRINK

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Kelly Neil

Eats events: Chili cookoff at The Wisco, backyard chicken tutorial at the Verona Public Library and holiday treats sampler at Storefront for Success, this week in events for folks that give a cluck. more

FOOD & DRINK

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Linda Falkenstein

After a year running the bar at the Madison Labor Temple, Laila Borokhim is calling it quits. But she has a new Persian restaurant in the works on Monroe Street. more

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Tavernakaya

City reviewers liked the new sushi and poke vendor TK, an offshoot of the brick and mortar restaurant Tavernakaya on East Main Street. But the number of new carts vying for licensing is down. more

FOOD & DRINK

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Dana Dufek

After three years, Madison Cocktail Week is taking a step back to refocus. But the events will keep coming, and there might be some new types, too. more

FOOD & DRINK

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FreshFin

We were promised taco trucks on every corner, but instead we got poke places (which rules just as hard). The field of competitors is large, but FreshFin Poke is swimming ahead of the crowd. more

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Pastafarians unite. Game is eaten for the holidays at Harvest. And the Culinary History Enthusiasts of Wisconsin dive into food waste, this week in events that cost a pretty penne. more

FOOD & DRINK

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Robin Shepard

Northern Method doppelbock from Potosi Brewing ushers in the season. It’s sweet, with seductive waves of caramel, toffee, and dark fruit. more

Beer

The Schenk’s Corners nanobrewery will open another location in Egg Harbor. It’s another sign of the burgeoning beer culture in Door County. more

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Carolyn Fath

Uplands Cheese, Seven Seeds Farm and Underground Meats are in a sustainable partnership. The result? Fennel-inflected sausage made from a sweeter pork. more

FOOD & DRINK

Black Friday beers at One Barrel Brewing, chicken & waffles at Yola’s Cafe & Coffee Shop and breakfast to benefit The Beacon! more

FOOD & DRINK

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Robin Shepard

Rye Panda is Next Door’s latest, a barleywine. It’s distinguished by additions of Chinese spices. more

Beer

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Candice Wagener

It’s winter’s favorite, rib-stickingest “soup.” Where to get a good bowl of red… or green… or vegan. more

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Robin Shepard

Sun Prairie’s downtown is back on track after July’s explosion. The new Right Bauer Brewing just served its first beer brewed onsite. more

Beer

Female makers at Madison Chocolate Company, pie sale at Meadowridge Library and a garden-to-glass tour at Olbrich Gardens, this week in events that will have you at aloe. more

FOOD & DRINK

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Christopher Healey

Thanksgiving in a restaurant is the best of both worlds. Turkey and often a lot more, and no dirty dishes. A roundup of Madison-area options for 2018. more

Food News

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Amy Stocklein

Deceptively simple and delicious, the flavors of the Middle East are worth seeking out at Dubai Mediterranean Restaurant. more

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