Big news from the kitchen: Local food well prepared for the community – who said you can’t cook local throughout a Northern Vermont Winter? In looking back over nearly a year, and through the changes Steven makes on the menu from day to day and week to week, what truly stands out is the impact we’ve been able to have in Hardwick and surrounding communities, thanks to our local farmers. During our first summer, keeping up with the rush of business, nearly 70 percent of every dollar spent for the food on Steven’s menu went to farms in our community. The majority of those are within 15 miles, and just a few are farther afield in the
Music Notes: This Thursday at 7:30, local teacher, performer, and writer Allen Church comes to Claire's. Allen is well known for his love of bluegrass and country as part of Broken String, and for the innovative "Celtic grooves" of the Church Restoration Project, which includes his son Jeremiah.