Shellfish Extravaganza on Saturday night

The Martha’s Vineyard Shellfish Group hosts its third annual Shellfish Extravaganza and Chowder Contest this Saturday, April 12, at the Chilmark Community Center. The contest begins at 6 pm, where attendees can taste chowders prepared by Island restaurants and chefs such as Lure Grill, The Black Dog Tavern, Henry’s at the Harbor View, Lucky Hank’s, […]

Creativity brews at Chilmark family business

Mr. Christy takes great care guiding the final stage, where too much heat will singe the batch and too little will leave it with the texture of balsa wood. What he consistently arrives at are bean batches the color of oiled leather that smell intoxicatingly nutty as they cascade down into stainless steel cooling trays. They are the benchmark of the company.