Skip to content

Monthly Archives: February 2011

Food & family event at Mt. Kisco Farmer’s Market

On Saturday, March12th Community Markets and Natural Awakenings are joining forces to host a Food, Family and Fun event at the Mt Kisco Indoor Farmers Market. There is no admission fee. The event will bring together local chefs, foodies, farmers and health and wellness groups for a celebration of local food and community. The Mt. […]

Hudson Valley Restaurant Week: Have you made reservations?

Kevin Zraly, American wine educator and founder of Windows on the World Wine School, and Josh Kroner, chef and owner of The Terrapin Restaurant, Bistro & Bar, housed in Rhinebeck’s beautifully renovated “First Baptist Church,” and Terrapin Catering in Staatsburg, NY, have been named to the Hudson Valley Restaurant Week Advisory Board. “We are delighted […]

Taste of Westchester Cooking Demos… fun!

Join WCC at several of Westchester’s most exciting restaurants for a culinary adventure that will tantalize your taste buds. Each chef will offer a private cooking demonstration in their restaurant, followed by a tasting of the prepared items. Fees include non-alcoholic beverages. New menu items each semester. Menu substitutions may occur when necessary. Call restaurants […]

Holy Smoke announces 2011 Summer Kick Off

Our treasured Holy Smoke has announced their 2011 Summer Kick Off. The announcer from them follows: Yes, it’s freezing outside and yes the snow has been brutal but the great thaw might be upon us!! It’s time to hunker down for the long cold winter days….yeah right. Get up off the couch, now!!! Because it’s time to […]

Wine: Villabella Ripasso Valpolicella 2005

This is our first wine feature. We will attempt to provide wine write-ups throughout the year which hopefully will enhance your food/wine experiences. Perhaps not just giving recommendations but maybe advising when to say, “No.” The Villabella Ripasso Valpolicella comes from the Veneto (think Venice). There are subtle nuances of dried fruit which provides the […]

Never-Fail, Flash-Roasted Chicken

A friend of mine and I were discussing our ideas around roasting chickens. She agreed to try my method and was so pleased that I insisted she write it up as a contribution to our food community. Thanks, Elissa! Todd’s Never-Fail, Flash Roasted Chicken story and photo credit: Elissa Fisher Forget the cliché’.  There really […]