Review: Tuscan Kitchen

May 22, 2017 Lucy 0

This year, for Mothers’ Day my family and I ventured to a 12:30 lunch reservation at Tuscan Kitchen in Portsmouth. Tuscan Kitchen in Portsmouth is […]

Spring Bites!

May 10, 2017 Lucy 0

I’ve been trying to avoid the “newsletter” post, but  it has been a minute since I last posted a review, recipe, or newsflash and I […]

Review: The Joinery Restaurant

April 13, 2017 Lucy 0

The Joinery Restaurant is a cozy industrial-feeling bar and restaurant located inside the Newmarket Mills on Main Street and has been serving modern-southern food for […]

Recipe: Chicken Marsala

March 22, 2017 Lucy 0

How to impress guests on a weeknight: Chicken Marsala; affordable, easy, delicious, light and yet hearty. It seems as if everyone has their own variation […]

Recipe: Scallop(ed)(s)

February 13, 2017 Lucy 0

Tomorrow is… Valentine’s’ Day. Either you love it, or you dread it. Whether you have a significant other, don’t want a significant other, or love […]

Recipe: Wontons!

February 8, 2017 Lucy 0

On the rare occasion I am blessed with a free Sunday afternoon I make Wontons. I learned the traditional recipe ages ago from a Chinese […]

Review: Toroso Kitchen

January 16, 2017 Lucy 0

Inside a remodeled bookstore in Kennebunk Maine sits Toroso; a Spanish inspired Tapas restaurant where the acclaimed chef Shannon Bard  (Zapoteca, Portland ME), brings the flavors […]

Twelve Days of Bites

December 14, 2016 Lucy 0

On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me…Did you know that the “Twelve Days of Christmas,” actually refers to the twelve […]

Recipe: Stuffed Poblano Peppers

December 14, 2016 Lucy 0

This recipe is middle-ground between a Stuffed-Green-Pepper and a Jalapeño Popper. Poblanos offer a great “bite” with a less heat than a jalapeño, but more spice than a green pepper. Ingredients: […]

Thankful For…

November 23, 2016 Lucy 0

On Thursday, I will be celebrating Thanksgiving with four generations of my family, under one roof, cooking a feast. This year, unexpectedly, the stars aligned, schedules […]

Review: Blue Apron

November 16, 2016 Lucy 0

     Blue Apron, FreshDirect and other meal delivery boxes are taking cities and homes by storm. I feel like every time I sign on […]

NewsFlash: Restaurant Week

November 10, 2016 Lucy 0

In moments of shock, elation, devastation, celebration, and change we must eat. Our local businesses and restaurants are institutions who need and deserve our support regardless of […]

Diner in Crisis!

November 5, 2016 Lucy 1

Dear Seacoast Bites Readers, We need to have a serious talk about the world of new dining establishments in our area. I’m not talking solely […]

Review: Pub 319 in Somersworth

October 3, 2016 Lucy 0

A year ago I was feverishly pursuing opening my own authentic Italian-style deli. As I crunched numbers, dreamed about concepts, and visited locations, Somersworth always […]

Seacoast Food Events!

September 30, 2016 Lucy 0

The first weekend of fall and October are bringing some big events to the Seacoast food scene! Here are three great food events this weekend […]