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When company comes, opt for variety

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We found ourselves with a variety of wines this week as we had company coming for dinner on Saturday.

New Hampshire Community Seafood board member and fisherman Jamie Hayward holds some of his fresh catch. The Portsmouth-based community-supported fishery delivers fresh-caught fish to 13 communities across the state.

Next sign-up begins Aug. 11 for community-supported fishery

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New Hampshire Community Seafood (NHCS) was created to be a type of “farm share for fish,” according to Sarah Vanhorn, manager of the community supported fishery.

The inaugural Granite State Brewers Association Summer Fest drew a large crowd to Arms Park Saturday afternoon for beer tasting, chicken wings competition and live music. David Currier, managing member of Henniker Brewery, samples an offering from Kelsen Brewery with founder Erik Olsen at the tap.

Tapped into flavor at Manchester's Summer Fest

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One of the drawbacks to being a small, independent brewery is it's easy to stay that way and go unnoticed among big-name megabrews.

Rye Harbor State Park

17 Special New Hampshire Picnic Spots

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Looking for a great way to spend some time with the family? Pack those peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, grab a cooler and pile the kids into the car for a one-of-a-kind picnic this summer.

Assistant brewmasters Craig Yergeau, left, and Bryan Link with a sampling of their creations at Milly's Tavern in Manchester. From left is Fisher Cat Ale, Mt. U Cream Ale, Hefeweizen, Manch Vegas IPA, Bo's Scotch Ale and Milly's Oatmeal Stout. Milly's Tavern is a participant in Saturday's Granite State Brewers Festival at nearby Arms Park.

Big turnout expected for NH beer fest

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Beer lovers can sample some of the 100-plus beers being offered by nearly 30 New Hampshire brewers at Arms Park on Saturday.

Salem planners delay hearing on Italian cafe plan

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Earlier this week, the Planning Board continued a public hearing on the site plan for the new location for the popular Ralphie's Cafe Italiano restaurant.

A fine California white with Texas roots

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It’s one of those weeks again — one of those weeks when I come across a very good wine that deserves a column all to itself, thanks to the California’s Truchard family, which has been growing and making wine for some time in the...

Diane Keith, who has been the breakfast chef at the Cider House Cafe for ten years, makes one of the cafe's signature seasonal dishes: blueberry pancakes. She said the secret to a great blueberry pancake is simple: good blueberries.

The secret for the Cider House Cafe's pancakes is in the blueberries

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A Vermont native who has called North Haverhill home since 1961, Diane Keith has been the breakfast chef at the Cider House Cafe at the Windy Ridge Orchard and Christmas Tree Farm for 10 of the cafe's 11 years.

Flynn Luscombe, 1, of Keene with his mom Katy Luscombe enjoys his first Night of 1,000 Cupcakes in Jaffrey Thursday.

At Jaffrey event, they say, 'Let them eat (cup)cake'

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About 1,500 people turned out for free cupcakes at the ninth annual Night of 1,000 Cupcakes at the Jaffrey Civic Center on Thursday evening.

Sign Up Now for Barry Camp Wild Game Culinary Adventure

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CONCORD, N.H. -- Registration opens July 15 for the Barry Camp Wild Game Culinary Adventure, a weekend exploring wild game preparation and cooking to be held at Barry Conservation Camp in Milan, N.H., September 26-28, 2014.

Some refreshing summer sippers

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A toast to summer in beer and wine

Last year, booths lined North Main Street and attracted guests as Rochester hosted a blues and barbecue festival. This year’s event is scheduled for July 19 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Rochester tying together power of blues with Cocheco River in downtown

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Organizers hope tangy flavors of sound and substance will continue to entice area residents to the downtown and bring them back to the city.

Bedford Village Inn tops among 12 NH restaurants in Wine Spectator awards

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Twelve New Hampshire restaurants have received honors in Wine Spectator magazine's 2014 Restaurant Wine List Awards.

The Brookline Fire truck is seen at the aftermath of a devastating fire on Laurel Crest Drive last month in which a thermal imaging camera, purchased with funds raised at the department's annual fundraiser, saved the life of a Brookline man.

Brookline grill competition is 2 days of delicious food

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Spark up the grill because the Brookline Fire Department's 8th annual BBQ Tailgate Competition will be held on July 19-20 at the Brookline Ball Field with two days of yummy food and activities such as horseshoes and music.

Beverages worth crossing the state line for

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Once in a while I run across a wine out of state and think: “Hey, we should have that here in New Hampshire.”

Frankenlager: Freaky label, quality beer

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While browsing beer the other day, I came across a bottle of of Frankenlager, part of the Big Beer Series from the Smuttynose Brewing Company of Hampton.

Hops: All together or one at a time

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Another experimental 6-pack from Sam Adams

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A taste of Rome comes to Elm Street

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An Italian cousin joins the Manchester dining scene

A funky take on an old-world pub at Harlow's in Peterborough

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Harlow's Pub in downtown Peterborough is much more than just a bar with food.

A greenside ace for diners at Pease

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A fine dining experience is par for the course at Pease

Our Gourmet: Fine casual dining in a historic setting at Lavinia's

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It's not often that an ad in a competing publication compels us to try a new restaurant, but when the ad features a black and white photo of two guys from the 1950s posing on a fishing dock beside a...

Portsmouth's cool new Italian spot, Tavola

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A cool and classy, very Italian eatery opened in Portsmouth in October, and if it wasn't a bit off the beaten path we would have been there pronto.

A beautiful spot for a great dinner

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Sandwich's Corner House Inn: Beautiful location for a great dinner.

Maybe Manchester's best Mexican food

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Puerto Vallarta: A vacation in Mexico in Manchester

Our Gourmet: Hitting the links ... to sample the food

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Our Gourmet hits the links to check out golf course restaurants.

Hobbs Tavern & Brewing Co. in West Ossipee is drawing crowds

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When we visited the recently opened Hobbs Tavern & Brewing Company on a recent Saturday night BEFORE Memorial Day Weekend, the wait for a table was an hour and a half.

Our Gourmet: Oh, did we have a great dinner at O in Concord

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During a walk around downtown Concord, if you blink you might miss O Steaks and Seafood, which is located in the same building as Red River Theatres.

Kicking back like the locals at Locals

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Going Locals in North Hampton

Our Gourmet: Relaxed dining in a stately setting at Governor's Inn in Rochester

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Casual, affordable dining at Rochester's Governor's Inn.

7th Settlement Brewery in Dover is a new entrant on the brewpub scene

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All together now at a new Seacoast brewpub

Still a sweet spot in downtown Nashua

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Martha's Exchange is still a sweet spot in downtown Nashua.

Demeters in Portsmouth is an elite steakhouse on the Seacoast

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Our last dining adventure featured a casual vibe, so The Dining Companion and I decided to try something a little more upscale this time around. And nothing says upscale more than a steakhouse.

The Colosseum is an Italian favorite as good as ever in Salem

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It had been so long since Our Gourmet reviewers had been to a certain four-star Italian stalwart in Salem we just had to check in and make sure the much-respected Colosseum Restaurant was alive and...

Deep in the woods for stylish dining at Woodbound Inn in Rindge

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Contemporary dining in the deep, dark woods

Smoky, saucy, messy fun at KC's

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Getting saucy at KC's Rib Shack.

Our Gourmet: A taste of Japan, just off Interstate 93

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A tiny taste of Asia just off the Road Most Traveled

Country comfort on a winter's night at Monadnock Inn in Jaffrey

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You can find country comfort at the Monadnock Inn.

Mexican that's far from the ordinary

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Modern Mexican at Portsmouth's Vida Cantina.

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