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    Instant Ramen Hack

    Jan 08 2021

    Spice Up Your Instant Ramen Noodle Recipe with these simple hacks Instant ramen noodles are one of the quickest & easiest meals to throw together. And a favorite dish to hack. Spice your instant ramen…

    Instant Ramen Hack

    Two Easy Holiday Cookie Recipes

    Dec 22 2020

    Need a last minute holiday cookie recipe? These two easy and delicious holiday cookies are classic and festive – and don’t take long to make. Peanut butter blossoms are dressed up by rolling them in…

    Two Easy Holiday Cookie Recipes

    Thank you! And Gift Card Sale

    Nov 29 2020

    We want to thank you from the bottom of our hearts for all of your support this year. Like so many businesses, we faced unimaginable circumstances that forced us to suspend our tours in March.…

    Thank you! And Gift Card Sale

    2020 Holiday Gift Giving Guide

    Nov 28 2020

    Let’s face it, 2020 has been a tough one. As we approach the end of the year, we want to make this gift-giving season as easy as possible for you and the foodies in your…

    2020 Holiday Gift Giving Guide

    Madison Eats develops a new food experience

    Oct 24 2020

    Originally published in Madison Magazine. “When in-person food tours needed to be put on pause due to COVID-19, Otehlia Cassidy decided to launch a new part of her business promoting Madison’s local food scene. Cassidy,…

    Madison Eats develops a new food experience

    Featured in WI State Journal – Madison trEats a unique food experience

    Oct 24 2020

    Originally published in Wisconsin State Journal. [Even though we] cannot take people on food tours with our company, Madison Eats, during the pandemic, [we have] created a food experience delivered in a bag — Madison…

    Featured in WI State Journal – Madison trEats a unique food experience

    9 Black-Owned Food Businesses to Shop Now and Forever

    Sep 14 2020

    Madison, WI is home to a diverse community of local food entrepreneurs.  Here are nine local, Black-owned food businesses that we recently featured in our Madison trEats “Island Time” bag during Black business month. From…

    9 Black-Owned Food Businesses to Shop Now and Forever

    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
    Otehlia Cassidy stands in front of the WI State Capitol.

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