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Sweet treats are lined up for the grand opening of The Whole Grain Bakeshop in Brewer. The bakery is in the basement of St. Patrick's Episcopal Church in Brewer and specializes in gluten-free and vegan sweets.

Shop selling gluten-free, vegan treats opens in Brewer church basement

BREWER, Maine — Kelly Thompson got a taste for healthful cooking as a nutrition student at the University of Maine around the turn of the millennium. She hopes her passion and penchant for baking has finally evolved into a livelihood. The Hermon resident cut the ribbon on her new business, …
Fried Halloumi Cheese with Beet Greens Bruschetta

Fried cheese and a farmers’ market topping

My kids and I were waiting in line for cookies from Fire Fly Farm at the Bangor Farmers’ Market when my son spotted the fuzzy sheepskins at the nearby Lor Farm booth. Attracted by the soft whites and creams, he wanted one for our house (“What for?” I asked … …

Lobster Salad Is a Maine Classic

One good thing about lobster salad is that it is a neater way of eating lobster, and right now, when most lobsters seem to be the soft shells that squirt in every direction when you open them, it is good to keep all that mess in the kitchen and off …
Alex West (right) of Hartland watches as Stu Silverstein (left) leads a workshop on earth oven building during the kneading conference held at the Skowhegan Fairgrounds last year.

New restaurant in Brewer, new butcher shop in Portland

A bread winner in Skowhegan What event combines a bread …

Lobster is on a Roll in London

If you have read my “About” page, you will know …

Gifford’s ice cream makes its Capitol Hill debut

Is Maine-made ice cream rich enough to sweeten the sour …
Yarmouth resident Tristan Goggin channels his inner superhero at the Creative Capes booth in the craft show section of the 49th annual Yarmouth Clam Festival.

Yarmouth Clam Festival draws estimated crowd of 130,000-150,000

YARMOUTH, Maine — Last weekend’s 49th annual Clam Festival, with …

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