Compiled by The Bedford Citizen
Flavors of Bedford was clearly the place to be on Sunday, November 5, with guests arriving in droves within moments after the doors opened. Flavors is an annual event sponsored by the Bedford Chamber of Commerce; a portion of the proceeds support the Friends of Hanscom, a non-profit organization established to promote and support the mission of the American military service.
Dozens of appetizers and tasting bites were on the menu, with some guests marking their lists to be certain that they tried everything.
There were Vegetable Pakoras and Chicken Tikka, Holi; Guacamole and Cerviche de Camarones, Besito Mexican; Cheese from around the world, Whole Foods Market; Fresh Ceviche and our world famous clam chowder, Bonefish Grill; Black & Blue Sirloin Crostine with Roquefort Cheese/Charred Onions, Sora; Creole shrimp with polenta in zesty cream sauce, Burton’s Grille; Chili and Coffee Rubbed Venison with Harvest Corn Puree and Local Apple Salsa, Chopps; Sesame Hosin Duck Drumettes, Wegmans; Roasted Beet Salad w/ Yogurt & Roasted Pistachio Steak Tartare on Toasted Ciabatta & Violet Mustard, The Bancroft; Ricotta Gnocchi “Gnudi”- Tuscan Sausage & Roasted Tomato Ragu, Tuscan Kitchen; Brunswick Stew and Buffalo Mac & Cheese, Lester’s Roadside Bar-B-Q; Thai beef, Atria Longmeadow Place; A variety of seasonal ice creams, Bedford Farms; Signature desserts, Prince St Café & Bakery; Mini Indulgence desserts, Seasons 52; and Cranberry Orange Ricotta Cake with sparkling cider, Trader Joes.
Premier Event Sponsors
Doubletree Bedford Glen Hotel; Law Offices of Brown and Brown; and New England Nurseries.
Bedford Florist; DSA Printing; and Middlesex Savings Bank.
Brookline Bank; Lincoln Liquors; Northrop Grumman; Cambridge Savings Bank; Suzanne & Co.; and the 66th Force Support Squadron, Hanscom AFB
Bedford Children’s Center; Salem Five Barrett; Sotheby’s International Realty; Great Road Gallery & Framing; Carlton & Duran, CPA; Debbie Spencer’s Group; Hanscom Federal Credit Union; Baldwin Insurance; State Representative Ken Gordon; CouponSurfer; Quinstance; Brightview Concord River; ServPro Of Lexington & Bedford; Elite Freestyle; The UPS Store; and Middlesex Community College.
Friends of Flavors
Live Life Well; Christine Pinney Marketing; and Salon OZ.
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