A new take on meatballs, courtesy of Southeast Asia


Though students at The Culinary Institute of America face a seemingly endless to-do list, central to their course work is recipe and menu development.

Adapt recipes for the cooking speed you choose

It’s winter: We’ve nested inside, we’re ready for stews and braises, but we’re still strapped to that infernal invention, the clock.

Bruschetta three ways makes a satisfying main dish

There are few dishes more elemental and satisfying than bruschetta.

From the Whaler Cafe - A sweet start to the new year

The Whaler Café ended the year by preparing meals for 50 local families and teamed up with the New London Police Department and the New London Fire Department to help distribute them.

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RESTAURANT REVIEWS

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COLUMNS

Cozy up with roost-box residents

In a world where few things can be counted on I have found one simple yet intriguing ritual that occurs each day at sunset.

Rick’s List: Inauguration Entertainment Edition

Rick Koster offers weekly lists of ideas, notions and things that must be seen to be believed.

ENTERTAINMENT BLOGS

BIG TICKET

Upcoming concerts and shows

Amy Schumer — March 2 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 20; $54-$134

Sarah Silverman — April 29 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 20; $44-$54

Jason Aldean — May 19, 20 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 20; $79, $99

Def Leppard — April 12 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 20; $59-$129

Monica, Donell Jones, Mario — Feb. 15 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 20; $58-$178

Jordan Smith — March 31 at Foxwoods' Fox Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 20; $30

Zac Brown Band — July 6 at Xfinity Theatre, Hartford; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 20; $40.75-$81.25