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    Persian Fried chicken with rice from Joon

    Ten Favorite New Restaurants in Madison WI

    Aug 12 2019

    Madison’s restaurant scene is always changing, with new restaurants popping up all the time! This makes for an exciting adventure for the local foodie or visitors! Here are ten of our favorite new Madison-area restaurants.…

    Ten Favorite New Restaurants in Madison WI
    Otehlia Cassidy stands in front of the WI State Capitol.

    Madison Eats Food Tours is Growing!

    Jul 07 2019

    On June 6, 2019, Madison Eats Food Tours acquired Capital City Food Tours. I am thrilled to be growing my small business by acquiring another food tour company with strong ties to our local food…

    Madison Eats Food Tours is Growing!

    Featured in Vacation Idea.com – 25 Best Things to do in Wisconsin

    May 01 2019

    Wisconsin cities and towns like Madison, Milwaukee, Bayfield and Green Bay have much to offer in the way of cultural sites, great restaurants, breweries and museums. Read the full article here…

    Featured in Vacation Idea.com – 25 Best Things to do in Wisconsin
    Otehlia Cassidy enjoying a trio of tacos from la Mestiza

    The 11 Best Taco Places in Madison, WI

    Apr 23 2019

    Whether you love a classic al pastor taco, a crispy fish taco with slaw, or an overstuffed taco loaded with guacamole, salsa and sour cream, tacos hold universal appeal. Some taco fans prefer soft flour…

    The 11 Best Taco Places in Madison, WI
    The view from Cristo de la Habana

    Top 10 Things to Do in Havana, Cuba

    Jan 31 2019

    A visit to Havana, Cuba is a must. The rich history and vibrant culture shine at every turn.  Now that Americans are able to travel there, tourism has picked up, but the city and nearby…

    Top 10 Things to Do in Havana, Cuba
    Cheesy Broccoli Potato Soup

    Cheesy Broccoli Potato Soup

    Dec 22 2018

    Take something as simple as cheesy potato soup and add a little bit of Wisconsin to it—a chunk of aged cheddar, a splash of Wisconsin beer—and you end up with a meal that is hearty,…

    Cheesy Broccoli Potato Soup

    Steak and Egg Tacos Borrachos with Mezcal – Recipe

    Dec 03 2018

    Steak and Egg Tacos Borrachos (Drunken Steak and Egg Tacos) These steak and egg tacos with a delicious mezcal chipotle sauce are perfect for a boozy brunch! Makes enough for about 10 tacos Ingredients: Beef:…

    Steak and Egg Tacos Borrachos with Mezcal – Recipe
    Bacon wrapped tempura cheese curds from Heritage

    11 Favorite Cheese Dishes in Madison, WI

    Nov 13 2018

    Wisconsin is known as America’s Dairyland for good reason. Cows reign and cheese is king. Over a quarter of the nation’s cheese is produced in the state, and Wisconsin has garnered more awards for its…

    11 Favorite Cheese Dishes in Madison, WI

    10 Best Local Restaurants on Isla Mujeres Mexico

    Oct 23 2018

    There’s nothing better that being caressed by a warm ocean breeze while enjoying delicious, fresh food and sipping your favorite cocktail. At least I can’t think of anything! Isla Mujeres Mexico is home to some…

    10 Best Local Restaurants on Isla Mujeres Mexico
    Coast of Isla Mujeres, Mexico

    9 Best Things to Do in Isla Mujeres, Mexico

    Sep 04 2018

    Isla Mujeres, Mexico, is a beautiful island paradise just a 30 minute ferry ride off the coast of Cancun. It’s the perfect destination for a family vacation or a solo trip. There are plenty of…

    9 Best Things to Do in Isla Mujeres, Mexico
    Pickled beets

    Quick Pickled Beets and Fennel

    Aug 09 2018

    Quick pickled beets and fennel preserve our summer bounty What is it about beets that puts them on many folks’ “most unwanted” list? It can’t be their gorgeous color, or their delicious earthy greens. Eaten…

    Quick Pickled Beets and Fennel
    Guides with food and drink tour group on King Street in Madison, Wisconsin

    Mentioned in Midwest Living May/June 2018

    Jul 05 2018

    City Tours: Madison Eats was mentioned in Midwest Living May/June 2018 “meet chefs and go behind the scenes to sample…food”

    Mentioned in Midwest Living May/June 2018
    Bloody mary

    8 Best Bloody Marys in Madison, WI

    Jul 02 2018

    Nothing beats a Bloody Mary on a lazy weekend morning and Madison area restaurants definitely know how to make a good Bloody Mary! Whether you’re looking for a classic Bloody, a breakfast replacement, or a…

    8 Best Bloody Marys in Madison, WI
    Mexican dish in Isla Mujeres

    Chaya & Cacao on Isla Mujeres, Mexico Redefines and Refines Island Fare

    Apr 05 2018

    Nestled under a palm frond canopy, just a short walk from Isla Mujeres’ North Beach is Chef Lori Dumm’s newest restaurant on Isla Mujeres, Mexico–Chaya & Cacao. Chaya & Cacao redefines and refines island fare.…

    Chaya & Cacao on Isla Mujeres, Mexico Redefines and Refines Island Fare
    Do You Dream Big?

    Do You Dream Big?

    Mar 04 2018

    Your New Year’s resolutions are likely behind you, and already, spring is in the air. It sounds so cliche, but the months seem to just fly by. I don’t know about you, but sometimes I find myself…

    Do You Dream Big?
    Guide and Food and Drink group tour walking down Capital steps in Madison, Wisconsin

    10 Reasons to Love the Madison Area

    Mar 01 2018

    “I feel full, and I feel satisfied.” Read More

    10 Reasons to Love the Madison Area
    Sandwich creme cookies

    11 Favorite Women-owned Food Businesses in Madison, WI

    Feb 20 2018

    The number of women-owned food businesses in Madison, WI is inspiring–and growing! Over the years of running a food tour company in Madison, we have had the pleasure of working with many amazing partner businesses. I…

    11 Favorite Women-owned Food Businesses in Madison, WI
    Guides with food and drink tour group on King Street in Madison, Wisconsin

    Best Food Tour in Every State

    Feb 01 2018

    “Take a tour of Atwood, one of Madison’s trendiest neighborhoods.” Read More

    Best Food Tour in Every State
    Otehlia Cassidy stands in front of the WI State Capitol.

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