Hidden Gem: Beer Snobs Ale & Eats in Hartland

Published Nov. 16, 2018

Located just off the main drag in Hartland, Beer Snobs Ale & Eats isn't exactly a tough place to find. But it's a true gem for Lake Country beer lovers looking for a place to sample something new.


You have to see this replica of the Beatles' Cavern Club

Published Jan. 16, 2018

In an unassuming low-slung office building adjacent to a strip mall in suburban Hartland, Wisconsin, local technology entrepreneur and veterans' rights activist Dave Meister has built his own replica of Liverpool's Cavern Club, the Beatles' early hometown incubator.


Rapid Review: Zesti

Published Oct. 22, 2015

From Iran to Germany to France to Italy to the USA, the menu at Chef Michael Feker's Hartland restaurant Zesti, opened earlier this year, is all over the place - and, happily, not in a bad way.


Point your compass west for lakeside relaxation

Published June 26, 2009

Intricately bound by a maze of interconnected lakes, you'll find time does indeed slow down as you mingle friendly locals, wander sprawling county and state parks and greet plenty of time honored traditions.


Waukesha's best German eateries

Published Sept. 29, 2008

There are some wonderful restaurants in Waukesha County to satisfy your wurst -- or schnitzel -- craving. And it doesn't have to be Oktoberfest for you to enjoy fine German and Swiss cuisine out west.