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Chicken lettuce wraps

Courtesy of Jeff Bentley of Liberty Tavern.

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    Chef Brian O'Connor works in the kitchen at the El Arepazo Tapas Bar Grille, 515 S. High St. in the Brewery District.

    New restaurant gives Brewery District Latin flavor

    El Arepazo Tapas Bar Grille opens on High Street in the former Buffalo Wild Wings location.

Herbalist set to discuss natural health remedies

Brooke Sackenheim, recreation coordinator and manager of the Ohio Herb Education Center in Gahanna, will speak to the German Village Garten Club Sept. 15.

Great Food Truck Festival returns with a message

With a gathering of food trucks, the Westerville Area Resource Ministry hopes to show central Ohio residents that not everyone has the luxury of food at their disposal.

Grandview's eateries serve up their best bites at event

It may not be the world's largest tailgate party, but it might be the tastiest.
Sept. 14 in Upper Arlington

Kitchen Kapers Tour returns to aid OhioHealth

An annual tour that showcases some of Upper Arlington's most modern and dynamic kitchens, while also supporting area cancer services, will return for its 27th year this Sunday.

Staff Q&A: What’s best on a biscuit?

Most ThisWeek staffers prefer sausage gravy or honey.

Food and Wine Archives

WARM's Kids Lunch Club expects continued growth

The Westerville Area Resource Ministry expects to provide more than 20,000 meals to students age 18 and younger this summer through its Kids Lunch Club program. Perhaps much more.

Farmers market season underway

The New Albany Farmers Market opened for the season June 26 with more than 50 vendors set up in Market Square on Market Street.
Wine Wisdom

Deep Sea Red is deliciously ready

The 2009 Central Coast wine has a lot: nice acidity; soft, sweet tannins, oak integration and a hint of smoke, Wine Wisdom author Roger Gentile says.
Table Talk

Southern-style fried chicken is Double Comfort signature dish

The new restaurant in the Short North has a philanthropic side, too.
Recipe of the Week

Smoked prime rib sandwich

Recipe: Smoked prime rib sandwich, courtesy of Jeff Bentley of Liberty Tavern.
Union County Fair

Fair starts with parade, ends with mud run

The 168th Union County Fair begins Sunday, July 20, and runs through July 26. Opening day kicks off with the Union County Fair Parade at 5 p.m. Sunday, July 20, in downtown Marysville.

Cruise-in to help fund services

A cruise-in fundraiser for senior citizens’ services will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. July 25, at Heritage Hall Senior Center, 1058 E. Main St. in Newark.

American Legion seeks recipes

The American Legion Post 254 is seeking recipes for its cookbook.

'Treat Day Thursday' will benefit food pantry

Canal Winchester Human Services has come up with a way to turn donations to the Community Food Pantry into sweet treats for the givers.

Tatoheads buys Hal & Al’s in Merion Village

Faithful customers of Hal & Al’s have only a few days left to enjoy the regular vegan menu.
Recipe of the Week

Lemon garlic shrimp tacos

Recipe: Lemon garlic shrimp tacos, courtesy of Jen Lindsey of the Kitchen.
Table Talk

Explorers Club regroups, returns to original mission

The quirky Merion Village restaurant has trimmed down the menu, offers more approachable dishes.