Food & Drink

September 13, 2018

RARITAN TWP., N.J. - Many Hunterdon county area restaurants will be participating in “A Culinary Affair” on Monday, Sept. 24, to benefit Hunterdon Hospice and Visiting Health and Supportive Services.    The event will be held at The Grand Colonial from 6 to 9 p.m. The Grand Colonial is ...

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RARITAN TWP., N.J. – The annual "A Culinary Affair" will be held Monday, Sept. 24. The event, held by Hunterdon Medical Center Auxiliary and Hunterdon Healthcare Foundation, will happen at The Grand Colonial on Route 173. The restaurant is off Route 78 between exits 11 and 12 in Bethlehem ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Duke Farms hosts its annual Peach Celebration at the Duke Farms Market Sunday, Aug. 5. The market is located in the parking lot at the Visitor's Center off Duke Parkway West from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.   Local grower Alstede Farms will be stocked with a variety of fresh local ...

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FLEMINGTON, N.J. -  Stangle Road here is closed to traffic today, as thousands are gathering for the annual Corn, Tomato and Beer Festival, organized by Flemington Community Partnership. More than 100 vendors are part of the event that includes a food contest; local craft beer offerings; music; ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ – Organizers of this year’s Corn, Tomato and Beer Festival have released its schedule of activities. The festival will be held from noon to 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4. on Stangl Road here, which will be closed to traffic. The festival includes a food contest; local craft beer ...

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FLEMINGTON, N.J. – Jersey tomatoes, sweet home-grown corn and local craft beers will be featured at the annual Corn, Tomato and Beer Festival here from noon to 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4. Flemington Community Partnership, which is organizing the event, expect several thousand people to attend the ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ - Salsa Night 2018 is this Saturday. Salsa Bands, dance contests, food from around the world, a Beer and Wine Garden and vendors come together for one of the most exciting festivals in the Central Jersey area. Located rain or shine on Main Street in Flemington, NJ, the festival is ...

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ALEXANDRIA, NJ - Beneduce Vineyards, near Pittstown in Alexandria Township, is the site of the 2018 Farmer-Businessmen’s Picnic of the Hunterdon County Board of Agriculture. The event, open to anybody who buys a ticket, includes tours of the wine grape operation, displays by farming ...

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RARITAN TWP., NJ – It may be Hunterdon’s worst-kept secret. While there hasn’t yet been an official ribbon cutting and the restaurant hasn’t yet opened, the clubhouse at the county-owned Heron Glen Golf Course is open for business. The clubhouse was doing business yesterday, with drinks ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ – Today is a new day at the Freshii restaurant here, which is now under new owners who have partnered with the YMCA. Freshii’s grand re-opening is today, June 28. For the next four days, through July 1, Freshii will donate 50 percent of its sales to the Hunterdon County ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Despite forecasts of rain this weekend, the annual Craft Beer Fest presented by Project P.U.B and Tapastre restaurant will be held rain or shine. The outdoor festival, which features dozens of craft beers from breweries throughout New Jersey and beyond, is scheduled for ...

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RARITAN TWP., NJ - Hunterdon Land Trust’s upcoming Conservation Conversation program offers both food for thought and thoughts on food. The program “What’s the Future of Local Food?” spotlights the rapid changes to local food systems in recent years. From restaurants, Farmers’ Markets and ...

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FLEMINGTON, N.J. – The Filling Station will open again for the season on Friday, May 25. The Filling Station is the former Hineline gas station at 144 Main St. here. The venue has become a popular summer gathering spot, but was only open on Friday nights last year. This year, it will return to ...

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RARITAN TWP., NJ - The Hunterdon Land Trust Farmers’ Market begins its 12th year with new vendors and returning favorites, a Second Sunday Series of themed programs, yoga, live music and a bounty of local farm-fresh food. The market begins May 20 and runs every Sunday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. until ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ - After a one-year hiatus, Flemington will once again be offering Restaurant Week, with savory menu offerings and special pricing from April 22 through April 27. Titled the “Taste of Flemington,” it’s a chance for people to discover why Flemington is such a “great little ...

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CLINTON, NJ –  The First Annual Red Mill Retro Ride will be held May 19 and everyone is welcome to attend. The ride encourages participants to use vintage/antique/retro bicycles and wear period outfits, but it is not required. Tune up your bike bell, shine up your shoes, dust off your basket, ...

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CLINTON TWP., NJ - Chabad of Hunterdon will  host its 15th Annual Community Passover Seder, which will be held on Friday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m. at Beaver Brook Country Club here. The Seder is open to all, regardless of affiliation, synagogue membership or financial means. For more than 3,300 ...

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RARITAN TWP., NJ -  An education session on a program shown to treat and even reverse heart disease will be part of a dinner to be held in Clinton March 14. The Dr. Ornish Program for Reversing Heart Disease is nationally recognized through the results of more than 25 years of peer-reviewed, ...

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TEWKSBURY, NJ - The Woman's Club of Tewksbury  will hold its 2017-18 fund raiser, "A Taste of Glamour," at the Ryland Inn in Whitehouse on Thursday, April 12, from 6 to 10 p.m.  Leslie Patrizio will host the fashion show of clothing provided by Bloomingdale's of Bridgewater and modeled by WCTT ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Grape Expectations, recognized as the oldest “Make Your Own Wine” establishment in Somerset County, will host wine tastings the next two weekends for those curious about wines made from grapes harvested in South Africa and Chile in South America. Tastings are scheduled ...

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RARITAN TWP., NJ – The 11th Annual Hunterdon County Soup Cook-Off will be held Monday, Feb. 26. The event has become an annual tradition where local chefs compete for the distinction of “Best Soup in Hunterdon,” which organizers consider an honor comparable to hockey’s Stanley Cup. Awards are  ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ - In the wake of two successful years running, Chabad of Hunterdonwill once again host its Kosher Food Cook-Off. Though the competition doesn’t air on the Food Network, it serves up just as much excitement and delicious food as Chopped or Top Chef. This year’s event will feature a ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Somerset County's first microbrewery will be the centerpiece of a restaurant, taproom, and entertainment emporium that will open in downtown Somerville at the former location of the Somerville Antiques Center, which had taken over the space of the former Woolworth's department ...

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RARITAN TWP., NJ - The Hunterdon Land Trust's winter Farmers' Market kicks off its sixth year on Sunday, Dec. 3. The market is held at Dvoor Farm, 111 Mine St. here and is held in its wagon house. The winter Farmers' Market runs on the first and third Sundays of each month, December through ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ – A special “beer pairing dinner” will be held next month to benefit the borough’s all-volunteer Fire Department. The event will be held at Matt’s Red Rooster Grill on Bloomfield Avenue here and will feature beers from Lone Eagle Brewing.  The dinner will be held on Tuesday and ...

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RAITAN TWP., NJ - If an apple a day keeps the doctor away, what happens when you attend an apple tasting? Come find out when an apple and pear tasting, along with other family-friendly events, will be held as part of a celebration of local food at the Hunterdon Land Trust Farmers’ Market on ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ – A BeerFest will be held at Liberty Village on Oct. 14 and a limited number of tickets will be sold. Proceeds will benefit the Flemington Rotary Foundation and the charities it supports. The festival will be held outdoors from noon to 4:30 p.m. rain or shine, in the parking ...

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