My week in food obsessions

My week in food obsessions

Cooking. Restaurants. Ingredients. Chefs. Wine and spirits. Cookbooks. Farmers’ markets. Food sites. Yeah, I pretty much think about food-and-drink-related stuff just about all the time. so here are things I’m obsessing about right now. Tasting menus. I love the idea of small portions of a lot of things, trying a collection of dishes that a […]

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Bar Rev to open in Greenwood; Penn & Palate and Nourish coming soon

Bar Rev to open in Greenwood; Penn & Palate and Nourish coming soon

Greenwood will be getting a craft cocktail bar when Bar Rev opens at Main Street & Madison Avenue in Old Town Greenwood this weekend. Adam Hayden, who you’ll recognize from the Libertine Liquor Bar, will be running Bar Rev, which is located in the six-month-old Revery restaurant. “Everybody has been really enthusiastic,” said Hayden, who […]

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No Indiana chefs on James Beard nominee list

No Indiana chefs on James Beard nominee list

Nominations for the James Beard Foundation Restaurant and Chef awards were announced today. Although four Indiana chefs were on the long list of semifinalists – Greg Hardesty of Recess and Room Four; Micah Frank of Black Market; David Tallent of Restaurant Tallent in Bloomington; and Daniel Orr of FARMbloomington — none made the short list […]

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Scott Wise to open Scotty’s Brew Club in Franklin

Scott Wise to open Scotty’s Brew Club in Franklin

Scott Wise, who recently announced that he’ll open his 11th  Scotty’s Brewhouse location in Noblesville this summer, is continuing his efforts to grow his restaurant group – but with a different concept. Wise has signed a deal to open Scotty’s Brew Club at Hillview Country Club in Franklin. The restaurant, which will be open to […]

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Dinner Lab pop-up biz to launch in Indianapolis

Dinner Lab pop-up biz to launch in Indianapolis

Dinner Lab, a membership-based dining event company that currently operates in 30 cities across the country, will soon be launching in Indianapolis. Beginning March 24, memberships will be available for $120, which then allow members a chance to buy up to four tickets to upcoming pop-up dinners. The first Indianapolis dinner is scheduled for July […]

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Scott Wise to open another northside Scotty’s Brewhouse

Scott Wise to open another northside Scotty’s Brewhouse

Restaurateur Scott Wise said today that he has signed the deal to open a Scotty’s Brewhouse in a former La Hacienda location at 146th and Hazel Dell Parkway. That location, at 14741 Hazel Dell Crossing in Noblesville, should be open by mid to late June, he said. It will be the 11th Scotty’s Brewhouse location. […]

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