Follow Food52 to discover Maine’s hidden culinary gems “DownEast”

By: Karen Smith
For your chance to win a Galaxy Tab® E, share a photo of a delicious dish from your summer travels
Follow Food52 to discover Maine’s hidden culinary gems “DownEast”

Do you like to try new dining experiences that feature unique dishes and showcase local artisans and ingredients? You are invited to follow Food52 editor Samantha (Sam) Weiss-Hills starting today as she travels to DownEast Maine.

"At Food52, our goal is to eat thoughtfully and live joyfully,” said Sam. “Maine is known for blueberries and fresh seafood, but I know there’s so much more out there to discover. I’m looking forward to going DownEast to uncover hidden gems—and take Food52 readers along for the ride!"

DownEast Itinerary
Follow Food52 Editor Samantha (Sam) Weiss-Hills

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Sam will share her experiences in real time on Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat with the 4G LTE networks of Verizon and Wireless Partners. This is particularly important to Sam and the team at Food52, as they are dedicated to using technology to find new and better ways to connect people around their specific food interests.

Maine itinerary will include food and much more.

Here is a brief look at the DownEast itinerary

  1. Start in coastal town of Machias sampling the freshest ingredients available along the coast
  2. Take a tour through Lubec, the easternmost city in the contiguous United States – with a hike and activities in Roque Bluffs and Quoddy Head state parks, and sampling local brews from Lubec Brewing Company
  3. Pick fresh blueberries at Welch Farm in Roque Bluffs and bake a fresh blueberry pie at renowned Helen’s Restaurant
  4. End with a culinary tour in Bar Harbor for a generous serving of local history, fun facts and fare

How you can enter to win a tablet 7/19 – 8/18.

Enjoying some delicious fare in your summer travels? Follow @Food52 on Twitter or Instagram and share a photo with #VZConnectingUS #SweepstakesF52 to be entered for a chance to win a Galaxy Tab® E (8.0”). No purchase necessary. Must be a legal U.S. resident, 18 years or older. Void where prohibited. Sponsor: Verizon.