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Monthly Archives: October 2012

Moroccan Chicken – warming for the cooler months

This Moroccan inspired dish has nice warming flavors. Chicken thighs are rubbed with a spice mixture of ground cumin and cinnamon. Additional flavorings such as a sauté of onions, garlic and coins of ginger round it out. Serve over rice. You’ll make people happy. Moroccan Chicken over rice (rice is white rice with a teaspoon […]

Mini Frittatas – - so easy and well received

This is a recipe adapted from one created by Giada De Laurnentiis. They are better served immediately but fared well for a breakfast event well wrapped and refrigerated the evening before and brought to room temp. The next attempt will be to add just a dash of tabasco or Sriracha to the custard mix. One […]

Jackie Gleason may have been proud… Gleason’s

  Gleason’s opened in August of 2012. It is a narrow yet long space (think railroad apartment in the city) but so very charming. The aesthetic is so calming and very retro with Edison lighting and crenelation. This can make for a noisy space and certainly the dining room could benefit from some attention in […]

Baked eggs in toast with spinach, asparagus & prosciutto

This recipe is adapted from a Food & Wine recipe. We reduced the baking time to ensure all the yolks were “runny” and not fully cooked through. The joy comes from slicing into this and having the yolk become a “sauce” for the entire dish. Delicious and very simple.   Ingredients 1 small round loaf […]

Joe Bastianich dinner at Tarry Lodge

Join renowned restaurateur, wine maker, and judge on FOX’s reality TV hit MasterChef , our own Joe Bastianich for a dinner of expertly prepared autumn dishes and wine from his own, award-winning wineries. Joe will be on hand to talk about the process of making great wine, cooking great food, and enjoying them together. Copies […]

12 Grapes adds a new Chef to the menu!

12 Grapes Music & Wine Bar – voted Westchester Magazine’s “Best Wine Bar” and “Best Live Music Spot” in 2012 – has become “the go-to spot for top-notch performers” (WM, Dec ’11) including Grammy winners and nominees, Emmy nominees and Blues Music Award finalists. They feature some of the area’s most popular touring musicians including Jon Cobert (Tom […]

Deprez Grand Tasting … Don’t miss out!

Date: Sunday, October 21st, 2012 Time: Anytime between 12 noon and 4pm Location: Goldfish Oyster Bar & Restaurant, Ossining, NY 40 Wines and hors d’ouveres $10 per peson with a reservation… stop by Deprez Wines or call 914-271-3200 $15 at the door Deprez Wines 454 South riverside avenue Croton-on-Hudson NY 10520 Tel 914 271 3200 […]

Olive Oils and Vinegars in Tarrytown!

Pure Mountain Olive Oil has opened and is a welcome addition to the Tarrytown/Sleepy Hollow and surrounding communities. They will tell you that Pure Mountain Olive Oil is family-owned and family operated by cousins Zak and Charlie.  They will tell you that they pride themselves on selling only the finest and freshest oils and balsamic vinegars […]