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    The Power of Instagram To Build Business & Community

    Aug 02 2020

    When COVID-19 forced Otehlia Cassidy to stop giving tours, she still had her greatest single business asset: relationships. As the founder and owner of Madison Eats Food Tours and Madison trEats, she’s changed her business…

    The Power of Instagram To Build Business & Community

    Easy Summer Cocktails

    Jul 03 2020

    I have always been intimidated by cocktail making. You have to do MATH, and understand RATIOS, right?? A little bit of this and a little bit of that doesn’t work, and you know, that’s my…

    Easy Summer Cocktails

    Black Lives Matter

    Jun 12 2020

    I founded Madison Eats Food Tours over eight years ago with the intent and mission to serve and support our community, particularly small businesses, minority-owned businesses and locally-owned businesses. I founded MEFT on my passion…

    Black Lives Matter

    Rhubarb Recipes for Spring

    May 24 2020

    Rhubarb Recipes for Spring – Rhubarb Margarita & Savory Chutney Written by Amy Kruger for Madison Eats Spring is the most hopeful time of year. During April and May I eagerly wait for my rhubarb…

    Rhubarb Recipes for Spring

    Hong Kong Style French Toast

    May 16 2020

    Hong Kong Style French toast is like normal French Toast dressed up in its Sunday best. Brought by the British to Hong Kong, Hong Kong Style French toast combines two layers of thick white bread,…

    Hong Kong Style French Toast

    Partner Spotlight – Sol’s On the Square

    May 12 2020

    Partner Spotlight – Sol’s on the Square Welcome to our “Partner Spotlight” series, dedicated to showcasing the incredible work our partner businesses are doing day in and day out. We are missing our partners restaurants…

    Partner Spotlight – Sol’s On the Square

    Madison trEats – Mother’s Day gift bags full of Local Love

    May 04 2020

    Introducing Madison trEats Mother’s Day Bag of Love Local Love for Mother’s Day Introducing Madison trEats and the Mother’s Day Bag of Love. We at Madison Eats are incredibly excited to announce our partnership with…

    Madison trEats – Mother’s Day gift bags full of Local Love

    10 Favorite Takeout Spots in Madison, WI – Picks from the Madison Eats Quaran-team

    May 04 2020

    The Madison Eats quaran-team pulled together a list of our current 10 favorite takeout spots in Madison, Wisconsin. Whether you prefer Thai, pasta, pizza or burgers, we think you’ll find something delicious on this list.…

    10 Favorite Takeout Spots in Madison, WI – Picks from the Madison Eats Quaran-team

    Spring Tacos – with Achiote Chicken, Ramp Pico and Sweet Potato Tortillas

    Apr 28 2020

    Ramps are one of the first signs of spring in a Wisconsin grocery store or farmers’ market. The bright green leaves, tender bulbs and purple hue make people swoon. And ramps are the perfect addition…

    Spring Tacos – with Achiote Chicken, Ramp Pico and Sweet Potato Tortillas
    spring rolls and dipping sauce

    Spring Rolls – Rolling With It in our Quarantine Kitchen

    Apr 13 2020

    Just roll with it. Ha! Trying my hand at making fresh spring rolls AND some puns that will help us through this COVID-19 WTF pandemic. Amidst the sense of peace and calm that results from…

    Spring Rolls – Rolling With It in our Quarantine Kitchen

    Bobotie – A South African Specialty from the Quarantine Kitchen

    Apr 10 2020

    I have written thousands of pages about my in-real-life travel experiences. But this post marks the first time I am chronicling a virtual travel experience, where I went to South Africa, just for an hour,…

    Bobotie – A South African Specialty from the Quarantine Kitchen

    Homemade Spaghetti and Meatballs – Comfort Food from Chef Giovanni of Bar Corallini

    Mar 26 2020

    I want to be wrapped in a big hug. Or a big bowl of pasta. Who doesn’t? All of this non-touching reminds me of how much social interaction, shared meals, hugs and kisses are part…

    Homemade Spaghetti and Meatballs – Comfort Food from Chef Giovanni of Bar Corallini

    Your Health, Safety and Peace of Mind during the COVID-19 Outbreak

    Mar 12 2020

    We understand you are concerned about the COVID-19 coronavirus. We are, too. New Flexible Cancellation and Refund Policy- Your Health and Safety is first  How Madison Eats is working to protect the health and safety…

    Your Health, Safety and Peace of Mind during the COVID-19 Outbreak

    8 Favorite Restaurants to try in Havana, Cuba

    Feb 20 2020

    I have heard more often than not that Cuba will capture your heart but not your taste buds. I can’t argue with the first point – in one year I have traveled to Cuba four…

    8 Favorite Restaurants to try in Havana, Cuba

    10 Great Madison, WI Spots for Good Coffee & Good Eats

    Feb 03 2020

    Coffee shops are the ideal mobile office. And they’re not just for coffee! You can grab a hot drink, settle in with your laptop, and enjoy a meal all in one spot. Maybe you need…

    10 Great Madison, WI Spots for Good Coffee & Good Eats

    2019 Holiday Foodie Gift Giving Guide

    Dec 18 2019

    Struggling to find the perfect gift to get the foodie in your life this holiday season? Or maybe you’re just looking to treat yourself (self-care is important!) with something fun and food related. Regardless of…

    2019 Holiday Foodie Gift Giving Guide

    Kir and Kir Royale- The Iconic French Cocktail

    Nov 25 2019

    Kir and Kir Royale – Perfect cocktails for the holidays Written by Jenina Mella for Madison Eats Food Tours Maybe it’s my age, but I find myself looking back at my childhood food memories a…

    Kir and Kir Royale- The Iconic French Cocktail

    On the Cheese Curd Trail – Twelve Best Places for Fried Cheese Curds in Madison, WI

    Oct 22 2019

    October 15 is National Cheese Curd Day, but we’re celebrating all year round with – you guessed it! – as many cheese curds as our stomachs can handle. Take a cheese curd tour with us…

    On the Cheese Curd Trail – Twelve Best Places for Fried Cheese Curds in Madison, WI
    Otehlia Cassidy stands in front of the WI State Capitol.

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