K County Quick Bites – Fat and Skinny!

If you’re in the Warsaw/Winona Lake community, chances are you’ll see an invasion of bikes. That’s because the 15th annual Fat & Skinny Tire Fest is happening this weekend! Friday night activities will be happening in downtown Warsaw with the Saturday and Sunday events pretty much in Winona Lake. They usually have food trucks around…

Scenes From Inside the New and Improved Downtown

After a recent renovation that took a little longer than expected, Warsaw’s Downtown Eatery & Spirits, known to most as just “The Downtown” or “Downtown,” finally reopened its doors on March 26th. Featuring a cleaner and more upscale modern look, the new layout is dominated by the main bar. Located in roughly the same area…

K County Quick Bites – Brunch Hard For Mother’s Day

It’s all about brunches and the ladies who birthed us or raised us. Numerous Kosciusko County restaurants and bars are hosting Mother’s Day brunches including Rua, the Sleepy Owl and Barbee Hotel. Others may be as well so get a hold of your favorites if they’re not listed below. Skip One Ten, though – they’re…

K County Quick Bites – Cinco de Mayo!

Spring is finally here so most of the warm-weather events in Kosciusko County are starting to ramp up. This includes the opening of the Garden at Winona (delayed a week from its original opening date) and the outdoor Tiki Bar at the Channel Marker in Syracuse. Plus, the downtown farmers and artisans market kicks off…

K County Quick Bites

Looking for something to do in Kosciusko County this weekend or in the upcoming weeks? If it’s an event related to one of our local bars or restaurants, you’re in luck. I’ve compiled all the news I could find related to the aforementioned subject and plopped it all down in one handy spot for you.

Rise ‘n Roll’s Amish Crack Epidemic and Its Impact on the ‘Saw

I wasn’t sure what I was expecting when I first walked through the doors of the new Rise ‘n Roll Bakery store on the north side of Warsaw. The dealers responsible for the “Amish Crack” epidemic overtaking our region had decided that Warsaw, affectionately known as ‘the Saw to anyone who cares, would be its…

Third Annual St. Patrick’s Day Party Set For Downtown Warsaw

The staff at Warsaw’s One Ten Craft Meatery, never ones to shy away from celebrating life, are set to host their third annual St. Paddy’s Block Party this Saturday, March 17th in downtown Warsaw. The party will take place in a tent at its normal location in front of One Ten with a planned opening…

Six Plus Must Try Cocktails in Warsaw and Winona Lake

The growing craft cocktail scene in the Warsaw and Winona Lake area is something I’ve been watching closely for many years. While varying restaurants offered their “signature” drinks, it was really Winona Lake’s Cerulean who kick started the craft cocktail scene in the area. As with their chefs, bartenders honed their “craft cocktail craft” at…

Get Your Bento on at Winona Lake’s Cerulean

If you’ve never been to Winona Lake’s Cerulean, a restaurant located in the Village at Winona, because you thought it was too expensive, too fancy or too something else, then I’m about to give you the best reason you need to change your mind and it comes down to two words – Bento Box.

Getting To Know Lawney’s BBQ

When the Francis family had me over to their home to sample some of the dishes coming out of their Lawney’s BBQ endeavor, I wasn’t expecting much. First of all, I’ve never been a big fan of BBQ. It’s not that I don’t like it – I would just rather fill my belly with something…