Noodles Anyone? The “fast-restaurant” industry must have caught onto a trend, offering higher quality ingredients with more flavors for those pickier customers ...
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It was really a no-brainer. When you get an invitation to spend a Sunday afternoon hanging out with beer author Gary Monterosso, ...
Thirty of New Jersey’s top chefs gathered at the beautiful Ryland Inn in Whitehouse Station, for an eye-opening seminar and mind blowing four-course venison lunch under the weight of some pretty sobering news from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But more on that later. The event was put together by Jersey City’s DeBragga [...]
Event details are subject to change without notice. Please confirm directly before heading out! THIS WEEKEND: December 6 – 8: The 11th Annual Christkindlmarkt boasts a true Christmas village atmosphere! This holiday market and fair under huge heated tents will feature an appearance from Santa, craft and gift vendors, a food court, horse-drawn cart rides, train rides, entertainment [...]
Once upon a time in the land of Cape May, there was a winter wonderland that was held every December. With delicious baked goods, bacon, sausage and golden waffles, a buffet fills your plates while Santa awaits. It is one of those memories that come to life out of storybooks every Saturday in the month [...]
I recently had the pleasure of being invited to dine at Orange and Olive Caterers and Chef’s Table. Besides its luxe catering services, which have been available since 2011, Orange and Olive’s owners, Chef Sam Fertik and Aaron Nemani, are now offering a 10-course tasting menu reflecting the season and fresh ingredients. The tasting [...]
Noodles Anyone? The “fast-restaurant” industry must have caught onto a trend, offering higher quality ingredients with more flavors for those pickier customers (yes, I’m talking about myself). Along with Chipotle, Panera and Smashburger comes Noodles & Company, a Chicago-based chain that has everyone going a little… noodles. The Mascott Corporation of Hillside opened its first [...]
Crabby’s in Mays Landing is Anything But They gave my son a free soda the night we ate at Crabby’s Suds & Seafood. The reason? The waitress loved that he ordered calamari and pronounced it ‘calamads,’ like a good descendant from Molfetta would. The moment was one of many that made us smile during our [...]
So it’s the day after Thanksgiving. We hope you had a great holiday. We also hope you have a fridge full of leftovers! Celebrate the beauty of said leftovers with this post-Thanksgiving gem from Chef Tracie Orsi of Rajin’ Cajun, in Belmar. (And, yes, that’s a second turkey left over. Don’t worry, you won’t need that [...]
Event details are subject to change without notice. Please confirm directly before heading out! THIS WEEKEND: November 28: Celebrate Thanksgiving at Little Town Hoboken, where you can enjoy a festive three-course, prix-fixe dinner. Enjoy locally sourced farm-fresh turkey, hearty stuffing, house-made gravy, pumpkin pie and more favorites prepared by Executive Chef Jordan Andino. Little Town also [...]
Jersey Bites contributers Melissa Baratta and Christine Van Arsdalen offer two last-minute Thanksgiving “secret weapons” for making your spread memorable. Cranberry, Walnut and Orange Relish Melissa Baratta My family has always served this relish at the Thanksgiving table instead of the usual canned cranberry sauce. It’s fresh, citrusy, tart and nutty and goes great with [...]
Why did the Pilgrims land on Plymouth Rock? Simply put, they ran out of beer. In those days, beer was safer to drink than water and it carried nutritional value as well. When the Pilgrims turned up in Massachusetts instead of the intended Virginia, they disembarked there to make some more beer. (Or so the [...]