Tagged with Share Our Strength

Don’t miss out on April 11 Taste of the Nation

Be sure to purchase your tickets in advance for Princeton’s Taste of the Nation®!  The area’s hottest chefs, restaurants, and mixologists will gather on April 11 for the area’s premier culinary benefit to end childhood hunger in Mercer County.  This year’s event (their nineteenth!) will be held at The Westin Hotel at The Forrestal Village in Princeton from … Continue reading

It’s Taste of the Nation Time!

Princeton’s hottest chefs, restaurants, and mixologists will gather on April 11 for Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation®, the area’s premier culinary benefit. Taste of the Nation Princeton will raise critical funds needed to support Share Our Strength’s® efforts to end childhood hunger in Mercer County.  This year’s event will be held at The Westin … Continue reading

Dine Out New Jersey!

Hundreds of restaurants throughout New Jersey will offer incentives to consumers who dine out during New Jersey Restaurant Week taking place September 19 – 25. The week-long promotion is sponsored by the New Jersey Restaurant Association (NJRA).  For a list of participating restaurants (by county), visit the Dine Out NJ website.  Just the Mercer County participants … Continue reading

Last call for East Coast Food & Wine Festival

You’ll want to purchase advance tickets for this don’t-miss event taking place June 26 and 27! Attendees at the East Coast Food & Wine Festival will sample dishes prepared with locally grown vegetables, fruits, seafood, chicken, meats and more, dished up by some of the most exciting chefs in the State and complimented by award-winning … Continue reading

Taste of the Nation Princeton

Princeton’s Taste of the Nation (part of a nationwide series with the goal of eradicating childhood hunger) has become our area’s premier hunger-relief fundraiser since it’s inception here in 1992.  I worked on the event myself for a number of years, even chairing it twice, and I think the world of the parent organization, Share Our Strength.  … Continue reading


When I was at a Share Our Strength conference in Montreal (a great food city!) several years ago, I paid more than one visit to the patisserie in our hotel, the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth.  I loved their pithivier, layers of flaky pastry napped with fluffy almond creme.  Oh my!  So I couldn’t resist taking home … Continue reading

Last Call to Fight Hunger with Taste

Monday night is Taste of the Nation, 6:00-9:00pm, at the Westin Hotel in Forrestal Village (corner of College Road and Rte. 1).  Don’t delay if you would like to attend this premier gourmet tasting event to benefit local organizations that fight childhood hunger.  I have been amazed at the support Taste has received this year. … Continue reading

A Gift that Gives Twice?

How perfect is this?  Taste of the Nation Princeton’s annual benefit to end childhood hunger will be held on Monday, April 20, 2009 at The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village.  You can purchase discounted tickets as a holiday gift until December 31, and start helping local organizations fight hunger now. Over 40 of the area’s … Continue reading