Taste of Cincinnati http://wmub.org en Yummy weekend helps Taste set attendance record http://wmub.org/post/yummy-weekend-helps-taste-set-attendance-record <p>If you were at Taste of Cincinnati last weekend and thought it seemed busier than usual, you were right.&nbsp; Lance Barry with the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber said the final estimate for the three-day event is in, and it's a record.</p><p>"We are projecting our numbers for the weekend to be right around 550,000," said Barry.&nbsp; " We were expecting them to be right around a half-million at 500,000, but we're now very easily projecting, comfortably, a 10-percent increase from even where we thought we'd be for the weekend."</p> Wed, 29 May 2013 19:33:30 +0000 Mark Heyne 13148 at http://wmub.org Yummy weekend helps Taste set attendance record 35th annual Taste of Cincinnati starts Saturday http://wmub.org/post/35th-annual-taste-cincinnati-starts-saturday <p>Five blocks of Fifth Street in downtown Cincinnati will turn into what's billed as the nation's longest running culinary arts festival this weekend.&nbsp;&nbsp; <a href="http://www.tasteofcincinnati.com/">The Taste of Cincinnati</a> runs tomorrow through Memorial Day.&nbsp; Lance Barry with the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber said there will be about 40 restaurants at the event, and 8 food trucks.</p> Fri, 24 May 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 12934 at http://wmub.org 35th annual Taste of Cincinnati starts Saturday Best in Show at Taste of Cincinnati http://wmub.org/post/best-show-taste-cincinnati <p></p><p>The 2013 <a href="http://www.tasteofcincinnati.com/tastehome.aspx" target="_blank">Taste of Cincinnati </a>winners are out. The annual food festival is Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-27. Organizers expect the event will draw 500,000 people.</p><p>*2013 Best of Taste Awards*<br><br>*Appetizer*<br><br>1st Place: Crab Rangoon, Thai Taste<br>2nd Place: Cuban Black Bean Soup, Silver Ladle<br>3rd Place: Risotto Balls, Pompilios<br><br>*Entrée*</p> Thu, 16 May 2013 13:20:32 +0000 Tana Weingartner 12653 at http://wmub.org Best in Show at Taste of Cincinnati Taste of Cincinnati adds new features, expands kids area http://wmub.org/post/taste-cincinnati-adds-new-features-expands-kids-area <p></p><p>It's the unofficial kick-off to summer in the Queen City. <a href="http://www.tasteofcincinnati.com/tastehome.aspx" target="_blank">Taste of Cincinnati</a> draws 500,000 people to Downtown May 25-27 and this year it's getting bigger.</p><p>Organizers say the children's ride and game area is being expanded. Ten "signature restaurants" are participating in the newly created "Taste of Cincinnati USA Experience," a tented dining space in the P&amp;G Gardens at Fifth and Sycamore streets.</p> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 20:07:12 +0000 Tana Weingartner 11348 at http://wmub.org Taste of Cincinnati adds new features, expands kids area