Dishes and Drinks – A Tour with Nebraska Tour Company

Read all about our evening with Discover Omaha Tours!       One of our favorite things to do when we travel to a new city is to find some of the best places to have a cocktail and if we are lucky food to match! Normally we have to travel a long way toRead more

The Bean and Barley – A Stout and Whiskey Cocktail With Lucky Bucket and Cut Spike

The Bean and Barley - A Whiskey and Coffee Stout Cocktail with Lucky Bucket and Cut Spike

We worked with a local distillery here in Omaha to develop this cocktail! This Whiskey and Stout Cocktail combines two loves!       One thing we love about writing about food and drink is the opportunity to explore the culture of a city or region. This can really can bring some great insight intoRead more

Bringing the Table to the Farm – Farm to Table Dining with Outstanding In the Field

A great evening with Outstanding in the Field for Farm to Table Dining!     When people hear we are from Nebraska, we commonly hear the old cliche about how flat it is and how it seems like one big cornfield. And while the one big cornfield thing is true in some areas, there isRead more

The Nebraskan – A Vodka Cocktail

A sweet corn cocktail with vodka celebrating Nebraska!     Nebraska is known for its corn, so we figured why not embrace the stereotype and make a cocktail featuring corn! We haven’t run across many other cocktails that feature corn as the focal point, so this cocktail is truly an original!     This postRead more

10 Reasons to Love the Omaha Farmer’s Market!

We love our local Omaha Farmer’s Market here in Nebraska! We hope you will see why:     #1  The New Items The waiting in anticipation for whatever new items – produce, products and food to take home that week! We can’t wait to see what we will be cooking or making the next week!Read more

Apple Cider Manhattan – A Whiskey Cocktail

Apple Cider Manhattan - A whiskey Cocktail

Apple Cider is one of our favorite parts of fall, and it is great combined in this twist on the classic cocktail! We love Manhattan cocktail variations like this Apple Cider Manhattan!     Every year we take a trip down to Nebraska City to one of of our local orchards where we meet theRead more

2014 Nebraska Producers Choice Chef Award Dinner

As residents of Nebraska we are reminded of our close relationship with agriculture almost on a daily basis, but rarely do we stop and think about where our food really is coming from and who is growing it.  The Nebraska Sustainable Agriculture Society set out 30 years ago to ensure a strong sustainable relationship betweenRead more

J.Coco’s Omaha

A lovely restaurant in Omaha, we encourage you to go to J. Coco’s.     Omaha’s historic Dundee neighborhood has been undergoing a rediscovery and reclamation, with new businesses and restaurants opening in many of the original buildings. In March 2012, the beloved neighborhood grocery store, Wolhner’s Grocery, was transformed into an exciting new restaurantRead more

Ted and Wally’s – Old Fashioned Ice Cream Parlor

Want some homemade ice cream on your next trip to Omaha? We have you covered!     Mrs. Nom and the junior Nomers stopped by Ted and Wally’s Ice Cream Parlor as a special treat after an afternoon of family activities downtown.  Ted and Wally’s is an Omaha fixture tucked away in the Old Market,Read more