Black Forest Inn

Free Hog Roast and Morning Roundup

Stephanie’s area-wide Oktoberfest rundown plus a detailed look at the many Oktoberfest events at Black Forest Inn, DeRusha asks: “what’s the deal with airplane food serving appetizers in groups of three?” Heartland’s Farm Direct Market opens this weekend, sandwich loaf guest-stars in a great national science book blog, the Barbette / Red Stag Farm Fresh […]


May 20 Morning Roundup

Blue Plate Restaurant Co. is putting a casual Italian place into the soon-to-be former Heartland space, speculation that Heavy Table’s “unjustified blasting” may have changed the decor at Cosmic’s Coffee, The Well Fed Guide to Life visits Preston’s Urban Pub, Iggers checks out the acorozado (or “battleship”) taco-like-thing at Los Ocampo, some new beer-related legislation […]


Brace Yourself for Spargelfest

In late May, the Black Forest Inn will devote a special Spargelfest menu to asparagus (or spargel, in German). They’ll serve fresh, local asparagus with pork, with steak, or with shrimp, and make asparagus pizza, soup, and salad. They’ll wrap asparagus, roast it, candy it, and infuse vodka with asparagus to make the Spargeltini. All […]