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Old Country Buffet in Pittsfield

Quality Comfort and Price

By: Pit Bulls - 10/07/2014
Quality Comfort and PriceFor an ample, fresh, cheap meal Country Buffet in the Pittsfield Mall is an enticing option. The Pit Bulls differed in their responses. In general you get what you pay for.

Spirited Wines of Lenox

Education Enhances the Experience

By: Philip Kampe - 10/06/2014
Education Enhances the ExperienceIn the Berkshires my Saturday wine destination is Spirited in Lenox. Also check out Kelly's Package Store in Dalton and Nejaime's in both Lenox and Stockbridge. They will help you know more about wine through tastings.

Canti Prosecco and Gianni Martini

Italian Style Is a Mouthful

By: Philip Kampe - 10/05/2014
Italian Style Is a MouthfulElegant style, trendy packaging is what Gianni Martini and Canti Prosecco is about. We had the good fortune to dine with Gianni Martini, President of Frotelli Martini Secondo Luigi S.p.A. (that’s a mouthful) at the trendy and chic Robert DiNero owned Tribeca restaurant, Locanda Verde.


From the Coast of Chile

By: Philip Kampe - 09/29/2014
From the Coast of ChileWinemaker Alejandro Galaz produces wines from Chile's coastline

Hudson Valley Wine & Food Festival

September 6th & 7th

By: Philip Kampe - 09/06/2014
September 6th & 7thWine, food and fun this weekend at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds. This is the 13th year of the event, which features wines from New York state. At last count, over fifty vineyards will be represented at the festival. The events main focus is to highlight the wonderful wineries that are found in the Hudson Valley and all over New York state.

Bottoms Up at Tanglewood

Beer Tasting and Concert on August 15

By: Philip S. Kampe - 08/13/2014
Beer Tasting and Concert on August 15On August 15 conductor Stephane Deneve will lead a Beethoven and Prokofiev program featuring pianist and soloist Emanual Ax, followed by mezzo-soprano Elena Manistina. Starting at 5:30, prior to the concert, there will be a tasting of regional microbreweries and snacks.

More Than a Basic Wine Course

Wine Made Simple

By: Philip S. Kampe - 08/10/2014
Wine Made SimpleThis is a basic wine course that will help you to understand wine. There are Saturday afternoon tastings at Nejaimes’s wines in both Lenox and Stockbridge and Spirited Wines in Lenox. Your local shop in West Stockbridge, Housatonic, Adams, North Adams or Williamstown may do the same.

A Roman Holiday

Mange Bene

By: Philip S. Kampe and Maria Reveley - 07/26/2014
Mange BeneThis is a lively guide to a four day Roman Holiday. Our overview provides links to accomodations and tours as well as lists of favorite restaurants and recipes. This will serve as a guide to a delicious taste of the food and wine of Italy.

Tanglewood Wine & Food Classic

Delicious Event August 7-10

By: Philip Kampe - 07/10/2014
Delicious  Event August 7-10Tanglewood isn't just Music. The annual "Wine and Food Classic" takes place from August 7th-10th, 2014. Hundreds of wines from around the world and locally sourced food, cooked by local chefs will be available to sample on the beautiful Tanglewood grounds.

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