Coastal Chef

Great restaurants, recipes and repast.

Home » Coastal Chef
?>
Salmon with Traditional Accompaniments

Salmon with Traditional Accompaniments »

By: Alyssa Reilly

... more

Chicken Nuggets with Chef Colt Taylor at the Essex

Chicken Nuggets with Chef Colt Taylor at the Essex »

By: Alyssa Reilly

... more

The Shoreline Vine, a spectacular tasting room showcasing EVOO

The Shoreline Vine, a spectacular tasting room showcasing EVOO »

By: Renée Allen, CSS, CSW, FWS

Nestled in the Key Bank Courtyard just slightly set back from Route 1 in the heart of downtown Madison sits The Shoreline Vine, a spectacular tasting room with... more

Cooking Fusilli & Lobster with Chef Colt Taylor at The Essex.

Cooking Fusilli & Lobster with Chef Colt Taylor at The Essex. »

By: Jamieson Murphy

... more

A true testament to Bradley and Wall, Madison CT

A true testament to Bradley and Wall, Madison CT »

By: Renée Allen, CSS, CSW, FWS

After owning and operating several restaurants, as well as spending four years abroad in Italy, owners Joe and Maria Conigliaro purchased Bradley and Wall in... more

RJ Café & Bistro is its own destination

RJ Café & Bistro is its own destination »

By: Renée Allen, CSS, CSW, FWS

Tucked in the back of the iconic RJ Julia Bookstore, the RJ Café & Bistro is worthy of being its own destination site. Although housed within the same... more

Cooking Kotteri Style Tonkatsu Ramen with Chef Colt Taylor at The Essex

Cooking Kotteri Style Tonkatsu Ramen with Chef Colt Taylor at The Essex »

By: Jamieson Murphy

... more

Cooking Scallops with Chef Colt Taylor at The Essex

Cooking Scallops with Chef Colt Taylor at The Essex »

By: Jamieson Murphy

... more

Cooking Salmon Barbacoa with Chef Colt Taylor at The Essex.

Cooking Salmon Barbacoa with Chef Colt Taylor at The Essex. »

By: Alyssa Reilly

... more

Cooking Tandoori Style Monkfish with Chef Colt Taylor

Cooking Tandoori Style Monkfish with Chef Colt Taylor »

By: Jamieson Murphy

... more

Oysters Rockefeller with Chef Colt Taylor at The Essex

Oysters Rockefeller with Chef Colt Taylor at The Essex »

By: Jamieson Murphy

... more

Cooking Agnolotti with Chef Colt Taylor at The Essex

Cooking Agnolotti with Chef Colt Taylor at The Essex »

By: Jamieson Murphy

... more

La Foresta Fit for Any Occasion

La Foresta Fit for Any Occasion »

By: Melissa Waldron

Francesco Lulaj, the owner of La Foresta Restaurant and Wine Bar, is a man in motion, he never stays in one place for too long. “I never stop, I change... more

Cod & Cauliflower at The Essex Restaurant

Cod & Cauliflower at The Essex Restaurant »

By: Jamieson Murphy

... more

Beef Short Rib at The Essex

Beef Short Rib at The Essex »

By: Jamieson Murphy

Beef Short Rib - a play on Chinese Beef and Broccoli Recipe for Four Ingredients: For Braise 4 ea short rib, bone in or 1 piece (2#) chuck flap 2 cup veal... more

Coastal Eats: Hot Scream – The Spicy Ice Cream

Coastal Eats: Hot Scream – The Spicy Ice Cream »

By: Melissa Waldron

Hot Scream was born on a night of watching football and intensely spicy buffalo wings. The idea came when Jeff Russitano, now CEO of HotScream and his friend... more

Colt Taylor – A Flavor Profile of a Chef

Colt Taylor – A Flavor Profile of a Chef »

By: Melissa Waldron

On a busy night at The Essex, if you can find a seat at the bar, otherwise known as the Distillery, you will have a front row view of all that is happening in... more

Before Shucking Was Cool

Before Shucking Was Cool »

By: Renée Allen, CSS, CSW, FWS

The internet is replete with “Best of” and “Top 10” lists for everything under the sun – wineries, restaurants, cocktails, views, albums, dog... more

Against the Tide: Michel Boissy – RIPE Here in New Haven

Against the Tide: Michel Boissy – RIPE Here in New Haven »

By: Rob Marchese

Back in 2009 when Michel Boissy and his partner at the time conceived the idea for RIPE, his flourishing Cold-Pressed, High Pressure Craft Juicery out of New... more

Guilford Mooring Finds New Life After a Total Reboot

Guilford Mooring Finds New Life After a Total Reboot »

By: Rob Marchese

The Guilford Mooring might be barely recognizable these days.  Yes, it’s still situated in the same stunning location, adjacent to the Guilford Marina, just... more