Leunig’s Bistro and a Maple Creemee

This Burlington weekend flew by! It was my final day in Vermont, so I went out for lunch, some souvenir shopping, and a local treat. I stopped by Leunig’s Bistro in Church Street Marketplace. The French bistro features seasonal menus and serves classic French dishes with local ingredients. It is one of the oldest, continually…

Incredible Eats: Hen of the Wood

After a nice afternoon enjoying some beer, cider, and a winery, it was time for dinner. I made a reservation at Hen of the Wood a few weeks prior to arriving in Burlington. The intimate restaurant features local seasonal fare and craft cocktails. I arrived a bit earlier than my reservation time to see if…

Dinner at The Farmhouse Tap & Grill

After a wonderful day of sailing, I went to The Farmhouse Tap & Grill for a bite to eat. The farm-to-table gastropub is known for their innovative entrees, award-winning burgers, and craft beer menu. The restaurant was closing in less than two hours and it was packed. The bar was full, but I was able…

Crepes and Beer and Cider and Wine, Oh My!

It was my final full day in Burlington and I wanted to make the most of it. I walked towards Lake Street along the Burlington Waterfront for breakfast at The Skinny Pancake. There was a line out the door, but it was moving along. You order at the counter, take a number, and find a…

Sunset Sail with Whistling Man Schooner

Missing that Summer weather! Here are more pics from 4th of July weekend in Vermont. After some brewery hopping, it was time to head to the the dock and get ready for a Sunset Sail on Lake Champlain with the Whistling Man Schooner Company. The Friend Ship is located on the first dock near the…

Brewery Hopping: Burlington

After Breakfast, I was ready to check out some breweries. Vermont ranks towards the top of craft beer breweries per capita in the United States and Burlington has a solid selection to satisfy all types of beer lovers. I took an Uber to the Magic Hat Brewing Company in South Burlington. It was different from…

Breakfast at Penny Cluse Cafe

It was a gorgeous Sunday morning and I wanted to try one of the most popular breakfast joints in town, Penny Cluse Cafe. You can expect a wait on most days. A couple parties in front of me were told at least an hour wait. Being by myself, I told the hostess that a seat…

Juniper Bar and Dinner at Butch + Babe’s

I still had the whole day ahead of me to wander around Burlington. I made my way to Juniper Bar and Restaurant located within Hotel Vermont to decompress a bit with a cocktail and snack. After 3pm, you’ll find Juniper Bar’s selection of small plates and custom cocktails made with local spirits. I took a…