By Lorraine Eaton

The final consultant to Virginia's meals scene offers the interior scoop at the top areas to discover, take pleasure in, and have fun neighborhood culinary choices. Written for citizens and viewers alike to discover manufacturers and purveyors of tasty neighborhood specialties, in addition to a wealthy array of different, critical food-related details together with: nutrition gala's and culinary occasions; forte nutrients retailers; farmers’ markets and farm stands; stylish eating places and time-tested iconic landmarks; and recipes utilizing neighborhood materials and traditions.

Show description

Read Online or Download Food Lovers' Guide to® Virginia: The Best Restaurants, Markets & Local Culinary Offerings (Food Lovers' Series) PDF

Similar Travel books

A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail

Quickly to be a tremendous movie starring Robert Redford and Nick Nolte. The Appalachian path path stretches from Georgia to Maine and covers the various so much breathtaking terrain in America–majestic mountains, silent forests, sparking lakes. If you’re going to take a hike, it’s most likely where to move.

The Sinner's Grand Tour: A Journey Through the Historical Underbelly of Europe

Intercourse and commute have consistently been intertwined, and not extra so than at the vintage Grand travel of Europe within the eighteenth and 19th centuries. at the present time the Continent remains to be plagued by salacious remnants of that golden age, the place mystery boudoirs, infamous dungeons, and forbidden artifacts lured tourists the entire manner from London to Capri.

Neither Here nor There: Travels in Europe

Within the early seventies, invoice Bryson backpacked throughout Europe—in seek of enlightenment, beer, and ladies. He used to be followed by means of an unforgettable sidekick named Stephen Katz (who should be gloriously frequent to readers of Bryson's A stroll within the Woods). two decades later, he determined to retrace his trip.

Axis of Evil World Tour: An American’s Travels in Iran, Iraq, and North Korea

Axis of Evil global travel is going past the superficial assurance present in a lot of the media to convey a boots-on-the-ground examine 3 of the main enigmatic, difficult-to-enter international locations at the planet-Iran, Iraq, and North Korea. North Korea: stopover at the annoying but quiet DMZ that divides North from South, one of many eeriest locations in the world.

Additional resources for Food Lovers' Guide to® Virginia: The Best Restaurants, Markets & Local Culinary Offerings (Food Lovers' Series)

Show sample text content

M. to midday, may well via Oct. jap Shore FL_VA_CS55_2pp. indd 29 29 11/14/13 9:09 AM Tidewater zero 10 20 MILES three 205 Colonial seashore 301 Po Oak Grove tom ac Riv er Coles element three Montross 17 Tappahannock ND los angeles I A RY MA RGIN VI 360 R three ap 360 pa ha 2 hundred nn oc iver kR Kilmarnock 2 hundred Irvington Irvi KE 33 198 PEA 33 New Kent BA three Topping 17 60 three Lanexa Lanexa Gloucester 14 Yo Toano Charles urban thirteen CHESA 249 Y Urbanna 227 rk ve R i sixty four five r Yorktown 10 17 Surry 460 Ja 10 60 m Waverly Smithfield Wakefield es Ri ve Newport information Hampton H r 17 sixty four Norfolk Portsmouth rtsmou 460 Suffolk Courtland fifty eight Franklin FL_VA_CS55_2pp. indd 30 thirteen thirteen fifty eight 264 464 Virginia seashore sixty four Chesapeake 258 fifty eight L y n n h av e n In l e t 664 258 Windsor thirteen 615 17 168 11/14/13 9:09 AM Tidewater In 1608, the 12 months after the 1st everlasting English colony took root in Jamestown, explorers at the Chesapeake Bay witnessed a wondrous sight—an “aboundance of fish, mendacity so thicke with their heads above the water . . . neither greater fish, extra lots, nor extra kind for smal fish, had any people ever seene in anywhere so swimming within the water. ” missing nets, “we tried to seize them with a frying pan: yet we stumbled on it a nasty device to seize fish with. ” Here’s the place America’s foodways begun. And no ask yourself. whilst settlers sailed into the japanese area of Virginia known as Tidewater, they found a land with miles of Atlantic Ocean beach, wetlands, brackish rivers, wealthy farmland, and a part of the Chesapeake Bay. “There have been 15-foot sturgeon, oysters the dimensions of dinner plates, and chicken darkening the sky,” stated Frank Clark, manager of ancient foodways on the Colonial Williamsburg starting place. “Compared with what they'd in England, it used to be actually a land of lots. ” For send captains, “going to the Chesapeake used to be like going to heaven. ” Tidewater’s typical assets nourished the fledging kingdom and supplied development blocks for all American foodways to keep on with. Early settlements gave approach to plantations, the place tables have been set with melting pot menus. Dishes integrated critical Tidewater cured kingdom ham and candy potato biscuits; ecu classics corresponding to French fricassees and Spanish ropa vieja; local americans’ “three sisters” of corn, pole beans, and squash; and slave chefs’ curries, peanuts, and okra from their Africa and the West Indies homelands. 31 FL_VA_CS55_2pp. indd 31 11/14/13 9:09 AM Today, Tidewater’s cooks and chefs take complete benefit of the abundance, honoring the breadth and intensity of this culinary birthright. Welcome to Tidewater, the place you could flavor the background. Foodie Faves Abbey highway Pub & eating place, 203 twenty second St. , Virginia seashore, VA 23451; (757) 425-6330; abbeyroadpub​. com; Beer Pub/ informal American; $$. This pub is the precise position to return jointly close to the Virginia seashore hotel strip. You’ll depart feeling superb. proprietor invoice Dillon’s love of The Beatles is obvious—from an outside mural that takes a number of liberties in re-creating the Abbey street album to the Fab 4 paraphernalia that dominates the internal decor.

Rated 4.13 of 5 – based on 40 votes