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    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

    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

    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

    7 Restaurants to try on Madison’s Northside

    Oct 02 2019

    If you live on Madison’s northside, you already know that it is home to some great restaurants. Madison’s northside has changed quite a bit over the past several years and is growing as a dining…

    7 Restaurants to try on Madison’s Northside
    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 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
    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
    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
    Sweet potato pancakes from Short Stack

    9 Favorite Brunch Spots in Madison WI

    Jan 11 2018

    Brunch is one of the best meals for any food lover out there! These 9 favorite brunch spots in Madison, WI are a must-try for any Madison visitor or Madison local alike! With the many quirky…

    9 Favorite Brunch Spots in Madison WI
    Vegan ceviche

    Vegan Mushroom Ceviche

    Sep 18 2017

    RECIPE: VEGAN MUSHROOM CEVICHE (courtesy of Restaurare in Tulum) Such a simple, delicious and flavorful way to prepare mushrooms! Courtesy of the generous and lovely staff at Restaurare Vegan Restaurant in Tulum, Mexico. Makes 1…

    Vegan Mushroom Ceviche
    Serving pouring rose wine at sunset for guests

    Rosé and Sunsets – The Power Couple

    Jun 22 2017

    It’s infinitely easier to see the world through rose colored glasses when you are handed multiple glasses of delicious rosé wine, noshing on delectable appetizers and looking out over the expanse of Lake Mendota as…

    Rosé and Sunsets – The Power Couple
    Plate of tacos

    Global Eats on the Streets – 4 Madison Food Carts to Try Now

    May 10 2017

    Street food often evokes images of taco and churro carts at a central plaza in Mexico, juicy lamb kebabs sizzling on a grill alongside a street in Mali or woks flash cooking fresh veggies and…

    Global Eats on the Streets – 4 Madison Food Carts to Try Now
    Front of brick building

    Ogden’s North Street Diner opens in Emerson East Neighborhood

    May 05 2017

    Our family has called the Emerson East neighborhood home for about 10 years now. For about 8 of those years we jokingly referred to it as an “up and coming” neighborhood. Union Corners stood empty,…

    Ogden’s North Street Diner opens in Emerson East Neighborhood
    Sunset at lake pier

    Fresh Fish and Fire Dancers – Four Days on Isla Mujeres

    Mar 16 2017

    Our journey continues…Day 5-9 of our Culinary Vacation to Mexico Isla Mujeres A 5-mile long island paradise, Isla Mujeres is only a 20 minute ferry ride from Cancun, with palm tree-lined beaches, a great local…

    Fresh Fish and Fire Dancers – Four Days on Isla Mujeres
    Vegan ceviche

    Palms, Pibil and Palapas – Two Days In Tulum

    Mar 05 2017

    Nine Days on a Culinary and Cultural Vacation in the Yucatan and Quintana Roo. The story begins here… The magic of a place can take hold slowly, building moment by moment so that in fact…

    Palms, Pibil and Palapas – Two Days In Tulum
    Mussels dish

    Three Favorite Madison Dishes of 2016

    Feb 07 2017

    Selecting just a few favorite Madison dishes is like choosing a favorite child. It’s an impossible task. Though their redeeming qualities may differ greatly you love them all the same. My top dishes are the…

    Three Favorite Madison Dishes of 2016
    Shoppers at Mercado Marimar grocery store

    Mercado Marimar Serves Delicious Mexican Food

    Nov 02 2016

    Maria Garcia came to Madison when she was just 17 years old. She had been in the U.S. just 2 years, living in Laredo, Texas, working as a nanny for $17/week, never thinking she would…

    Mercado Marimar Serves Delicious Mexican Food
    Otehlia Cassidy stands in front of the WI State Capitol.

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