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Eric D Lehman & Amy Nawrocki: “A History of CT Food: A Proud Tradition of Puddings, Clambakes & Steamed Cheeseburgers”

What is Connecticut food? Which crops, livestock and seafood have shaped the complex cuisines that its people have cherished for more than four centuries? This exciting investigation will please every food lover who appreciates the story behind a meal and every budding chef who longs for the secrets of favorite local dishes. With traditional recipes, reinterpretations and fascinating new classics, there’s something here for all tastes, from familiar comforts like chicken potpie and fried oysters to curious concoctions like Grape-Nuts pudding and steamed cheeseburgers. Authors Eric D. Lehman and Amy Nawrocki open the mind and the mouth in this comprehensive history of Connecticut food.

Eric D. Lehman is a seasoned lecturer, teaching over 300 college classes in the past twenty years and giving numerous University-wide lectures. He has given over one hundred fifty readings and presentations for his many books and publications and has appeared on dozens of radio and television shows, including with Colin McEnroe and Faith Middleton on NPR, with Ann Nyberg on WTNH, and with Lord Grade in The Real Tom Thumb on BBC4.

Members: Free; Non-Members: $5 suggested donation. Please bring a bagged lunch. Beverages and dessert will be provided.

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Event Details

Date: January 15, 2020
Time: 12:30pm

Location:

370 Beach Road
Fairfield CT 06824



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    See the coupon section in townplanner.com for our MONEY OFF offer. Either print the coupon direct from this site or download Town Planner app (available apple store) and come dine with us and get 10% OFF!!!

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    Homes for the Brave's mission is to help homeless individuals, primarily Veterans, return to independence. Contact us for more information on our events and how to help or visit our website by clicking the link!

  • Visit Website
    Authentic French Bakery. Founders Isabelle and Vincent moved from France to the United States in order to create a new life. In doing so, they created Isabelle et Vincent, a traditional French bakery. A TASTE OF PARIS

  • Visit Website
    Candlewood Market cafe is the perfect place to stop for a coffee or a wide array of wellness products for you and your family. Stop by some time for a warm welcome!

    click for a tour of Candlewood Market

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