How to make Maple Syrup (2023 Edition)
Spring in New England means galvanized buckets and spigots hanging from the area Maple trees. When the sun begins to melt from the rays of the spring sun, sap begins to flow in the maple trees, making it the ideal time to make maple syrup. Maine maple syrup is lauded for its smooth flavor and … Continued
Best Seafood in Portland, Maine (2023 Edition)
The Best Seafood in Portland, Maine (2023 Edition) Do you plan on visiting Portland, Maine soon? If so, you will probably want some tasty seafood while you’re here. Maine is best-known for its beautiful coastline, remote wilderness, and lobster. You will not be disappointed with dining options if you’re looking to get your seafood fix while you’re … Continued
Did Whoopie Pies originate in Maine?
There are many fascinating symbols of the great state of Maine, from the majestic Eastern White Pine tree to the delicate flutter of the Black-capped Chickadee; perhaps the tastiest one is the iconic Whoopie pie, a true Maine delicacy. These dark, delicious sandwiches of rich cake, are filled with the perfect ratio of rich, sweet filling. … Continued
Why are Maine Hot Dogs Red?
Let’s start with the history A lot of people want to know, “Why are Maine Hot Dogs Red?” and “Why do they snap when you bite them?” Well buckle up because we have 150 years of history to answer those questions and millions of red hot dogs sold to figure out why. According to Beansmeat.com … Continued
What does Moxie Soda taste like?
Let’s start with the history The soda was created in 1884 by Maine native Dr. Augustin Thompson of Union, and is among the first sodas ever to be produced (even before Coca-Cola and Pepsi). Prior to the creation of Moxie, Augustin enlisted in the Union Army in 1862 but was wounded in action and developed … Continued