Paleo & Pot Pastries — Alina Eisenhauer & Rachael Lang

We’re joined by Chefs Alina Eisenhauer and Rachael Lang to discuss fake followers, our relationships with food, and edibles. Alina has appeared on several Food Network shows including Chopped, Cupcake Wars, Beat Bobby Flay, Re-Wrapped, and Sweet Genius. Rachael began working for Alina at age 15; now she is the woman behind the popular baking…

Worcester “Rising”: BirchTree Bread Company Ponders What’s Next

As gratifying as the spate of recent stories proclaiming Worcester an “it” city on the rise may be, they often sound a bit like Columbus “discovering” America. There were people here, people. Just because you decided to come west of Swellsley, doesn’t mean we weren’t already here working the landscape for the better. But truth…

Mass Foodies Expands Media Offerings with Acquisition of Pop It Podcast

In an effort to expand its media footprint, Mass Foodies has acquired the Pop It podcast co-hosted by Sarah Connell and Molly O’Connor. Mass Foodies maintains a dominant foothold in the digital media space and the addition of this weekly podcast will allow for extended coverage in a locally underutilized medium. In its 2018 Infinite…

EAT Local — Featuring Lynn Cheney, Billy Nemeroff & Rick Araujo

This week, we are joined by Lynn Cheney of Lettuce Be Local, Rick Araujo of Civic Kitchen & Drink, and William “Billy” Nemeroff of B.T.’s Smokehouse to talk about our local food systems and the value of working together. Cheney, Araujo and Nemeroff are teaming up to source 100% local ingredients for a collaborative beer dinner…

The 18 Most Popular Stories of 2018 for Mass Foodies

Contributing Editor Sarah Connell breaks down the numbers to determine the most popular Mass Foodies stories from 2018. One thing is clear; you like to read about openings, you love to read about closings, and you know how to pay proper tribute when it is due.

A Brush With the Law — AiVi Nguyen & Mark Borenstein

This week, we discuss millennial friendly working conditions, bias in the workplace, and accurate pop culture depictions of attorneys. We are joined by AiVi Nguyen and Mark Borenstein. AiVi is the youngest attorney ever elected to partnership at Worcester’s premier law firm, Bowditch & Dewey. Hear how Legally Blonde could be a more accurate measure of…

More December Closings: Legacy Bar & Grill and 7 Nana

For what seems like an uncharacteristically high number of restaurants closing for 2018, we’re following up with Red Lantern’s closing last week with the closing of another Shrewsbury Street eatery, 7 Nana, along with the Legacy Bar & Grill, which opened earlier this year, and Pho Bowl. Legacy Bar & Grill opened in January and…