Charcuterie

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FoodCrush Podcast: Meredith Leigh on ethical meat & food advocacy

Published Aug. 14, 2019

On this week's podcast, we talk face-to-face with Leigh about some of the tough questions facing our food system including elitism in the food movement, food justice, women in butchery and the role of empathy in farming and raising livestock. We also discuss multiple topics tackled in her books, including the rationale behind -- and the skill needed -- to make delicious charcuterie at home.

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Bar Centro will offer lovely spot for socializing in Riverwest

Published May 22, 2019

Last summer we announced that Bar Centro would be opening in the former home of the Peoples Books Co-Op. And, after months of hard work, the bar will open its doors to the public tonight at 4 p.m., offering a menu of wine, beer, cocktails, small bites and dessert.

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Tusk is now open in Uptown Crossing

Published Nov. 18, 2018

Tusk - which offers a menu of shareable snacks, soups, salads, sandwiches and entrees - has officially opened to the public on the West Side.

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Drink, nibble and explore at the new Voyager wine and cocktail bar

Published Oct. 19, 2018

Wine lovers are in for a treat at Bay View's newest venue, Voyager, which opens later today in Bay View. It promises to distinguish itself as a casual neighborhood spot where guests can linger and socialize, enjoying wines new and old in the company of an educated - and engaging - staff.

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Do this: Stringer Cellars release party at Birch + Butcher

Published June 6, 2018

If you've yet to get your hands on a bottle of wine from Stringer Cellars, the local winery that's making a splash with high quality wines made from Napa Valley grapes, this weekend presents the perfect opportunity.

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The Village Cheese Shop opens in Wauwatosa

Published July 3, 2017

There's a new place to purchase cheese, charcuterie, wine and specialty foods in Wauwatosa Village. The Village Cheese Shop, located in the former firehouse at 1430 Underwood Ave., quietly opened in mid-June.

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European style cheese shop on the docket for Tosa Village

Published Oct. 6, 2016

The Wauwatosa Village may have its very own cheese shop as soon as early December. A proposal for The Village Cheese Shop for the retail space at 1430 Underwood Ave., is slated to go before the Wauwatosa Plan Commission on Monday, Oct. 10.