The Greater Wilmington Pizza Week lasts until the end of Saturday. (Photos all from participating restaurants)

Greater Wilmington Pizza Week Continues Through June 8

Pam GeorgeHeadlines, Culture

Pizza is a $46.98 billion industry in the United States, and its appeal is evident in the First State. Options range from small standalone pizzerias to Rehoboth Beach-based Grotto Pizza, which has more than 20 locations.¬† The industry receives its due on National Pizza Day, which is Nov. 12 this year. But that‚Äôs not enough time to salute Wilmington‚Äôs favorite …

Bar Reverie will have a special menu Wednesday.

Get a Glimpse of Bar Reverie’s May 29 Wine dinner

Pam GeorgeHeadlines, Culture

Despite the name, a wine dinner is not all about wine; the special events give chefs the chance to think outside their daily menus, which is why they‚Äôve become so popular. Indeed, featured dishes and ingredients often stray from the restaurant concept. Consequently, it‚Äôs rare to get a glimpse, let alone a taste, of what the chef is planning. However, …

Delaware chef Robbie Jester demonstrates how to build a brunch board. Photo by Pam George.

Celebrity chef Robbie Jester reveals brunch board secrets

Pam GeorgeCulture, Headlines

On a Sunday afternoon in January, about 30 men and women packed a room at¬†Bellefonte Brewing Co.¬†in north Wilmington. Although they were sipping pints of beer, they were there for more than the craft brews. It was another sold-out class on board making taught by¬†Robbie Jester, owner of¬†Pizzeria Mariana¬†and In Jest Events. The attendees were brushing elbows with a TV …

Italian-Indian fusion

Italian-Indian fusion to pop up at Kozy Korner July 23

Pam GeorgeFood, Headlines

  Fusion cuisine is nothing new, but Nick Vouras of¬†Kozy Korner¬†and¬†Nick‚Äôs Pizza¬†in Wilmington and¬†‚ÄúChopped‚ÄĚ alum Reuben Dhanawade¬†are taking it to the next level. The friends will hold a ‚ÄúPizza and Sandos‚ÄĚ popup Saturday, July 23 featuring Vouras‚Äô Detroit-style pizza (either red or white) and Dhanawade‚Äôs fried butter chicken ‚Äúsando,‚ÄĚ short for a sandwich. The cuisines will collide on the special …