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Monthly Archives: November 2011

Penzeys… the proof is in the fennel

Years ago I had discovered Penzeys Spice Company. I’ve decided they are worth a serious “shout out.” If you are looking for quality spices in your kitchen, this is the destination. They procure spices from around the world and the quality is impeccable. Pricing is quite similar to what you would find in a store. Also, […]

New menu items at Tarry Lodge

Tarry Lodge in Port Chester has updated their menu.  Certainly we will miss the Ribeye, Spaghetti all Chitarra, the Grilled Quail, and the Carbonara. However (insert drum roll here) we can look forward to enjoying: Gnocchi with Wild Boar: A potato/egg/flour gnocchi with Red Wine Braised Wild Boar with a touch of tomato Spaghetti with Spigorello […]

Truffle event at Eataly

Sunday, November 20th is Truffle Day at Eataly. They will be offering the rare white truffle d’Alba at all Eataly restaurants and whole at their market for a special price. This is an all-day event. Eataly 200 5th Ave NY NY 10003 infopoint telephone number +1 646 3985100 wine shop telephone number  +1 6463985102 Open […]

Give yourself a turkey break on Thanksgiving

We’re not saying to skip the turkey, just saying to NOT cook it. We sampled the smoked turkeys from Greenberg Smoked Turkeys and were blown away. In addition, we knew about this years before Oprah declared it an amazing find! Greenberg has been smoking their turkeys with a special rub over hickory smoke for more […]