Food and Drink

8th Annual KVIS Wine Tasting – “Then & Now”

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Katonah Declared ‘Mateus-Free’ Zone for 8th Annual KVIS Wine Tasting WHAT: 8th Annual KVIS Wine Tasting – “Then & Now” WHEN: Saturday, March 14, 2015, 7:30-10:00pm WHERE: Katonah Village Library 26 Bedford Rd, Katonah, NY...

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Friends don’t let friends date drunk

Posted By Stacy |
womAN-drinking-wine-on date

How much is too much? Just about all dating disaster stories involve one too many cocktails. Study: If you want to be more attractive on a date, drink a glass of wine Will having a glass of wine put a rosy look in your eyes and a ...

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Winston’s East Hampton Set to Open 3/22

Posted By Stacy |
winstons-east-hampton

Winston’s will be opening March 22nd in the space formally known as Nichol’s in East Hampton. Winston Lyons the new owner and executive chef, previously worked at Turtle Bay Crossing, The Meeting House and most recently known for his tale...

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New Ways with Favorite Veggies

Posted By Stacy |
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A fresh crop of vegetables is heading our way, and if you’re as winter-weary as I am you’re eager to make the most of it. I love classics like steamed asparagus, thinly sliced radishes and rhubarb pie, but venturing beyond these tried-and-true pr...

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How to make a fruit crisp without a recipe

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Everyone loves a fruit crisp! Each season brings a delicious selection of fruits to choose from.  Don’t be afraid to mix ‘em up.  Apple and blueberry, pear and fig, you can even use frozen berries in the dead of winter to remind ...

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The Secrets to Succulent, Slow-Cooked Meals

Posted By Stacy |
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Top tips for slow-cooking success, plus some great reasons and recipes to get the cooker bubbling. You’ve got to love an appliance that makes luscious, aromatic, Sunday-style dinners a reality any night of the week: Ingredients go in, ...

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Kick your Hot Chocolate into Overdrive #Yum

Posted By Stacy |
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Kick your hot chocolate into overdrive and take it from from hum drum to yum yum with these killer recipes from Marcia Selden Catering.   Classic (and awesome) Hot Chocolate Recipe Serves 4 8 oz. (1 C. grated) dar...

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Carolyn’s Low Cal Creations

Posted By Stacy |

Preheat oven to 350 Mash together: 3 ripe bananas 1/3 Cup apple sauce 2 Cups oats (any kind) 1/2 Cup raisins 1 teaspoon almond extract (or vanilla) 1/4 Cup almond milk 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/3 Cup chopped nuts (optional - I like al...

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Hamptons transplant Bay Kitchen Bar comes to the UES

Posted By Stacy |
BKB - New York, NY

Hamptonites and those who long for the flavors of summer by the sea rejoice! My go to summer restaurant has opened in the UES! BKB (321 East 73rd Street, New York, NY 10021,  opened Tuesday February 17th  Dynamic father-and-son team a...

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Eat More Fish!

Posted By Stacy |
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5 Easy, Healthy Techniques to Try I’ve always loved the taste and versatility of fish, and of course it can be a great source of lean protein. But studies that suggest eating seafood actually helps our brains function better have mad...

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9 Heart-Shaped Valentine’s Day Recipes

Posted By Stacy |
heart-shaped-food

Eat Your Heart Out This Valentine’s Day, treat your loved ones to a Valentine’s Day-themed meal, snack or dessert. These fun dishes are easy to create at home and are a great way to make your sweetheart’s day even more delicious. I He...

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Bacon & Onion Tart Recipe from Balducci’s

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Bacon & Onion Tart

“One of the biggest food trends for 2015 is bacon anything. So complement your traditional Easter ham with something a little more unique, like my recipe for Bacon and Onion Tart.” — Balducci’s Corporate Executive Chef Jason Miller Ba...

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Make Your Own Healthy Salad Dressing

Posted By Stacy |
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Serve this fragrant, flavorful dressing with any green salad or toss with steamed veggies, if you like, It also makes a bold dipping sauce for spring rolls and dumplings Ingredients:1 carrot, grated 2 tablespoons mirin 2 tablespoons rice vineg...

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Perfect Potato Skins

Posted By Stacy |
Potato-Skins

Prep Time: 30 MINUTES Time to Table: 1 HOUR 30 MINUTES Serves: 12 Ingredients ·         6 small baking potatoes ·         2 tablespoons butter, melted ·         2 teaspoons seasoned salt ·         3 ...

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New NYC Spots

Posted By Stacy |

Downtown NYC Dining just got more delicious! You can now enjoy a delicious Sunday brunch from Corkbuzz Wine Studio, Charred Octopus Salad from Pig and Khao, authentic Sukiyaki Beef from Azasu, Bacon Peanut Brittle from The Redhead or a Tortilla ...

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The Secret to Drinking More Water

Posted By Stacy |
drinking enough water

As most of us know, we need to drink more water, but even in concept it can come off as a chore. The Aqua Zinger offers a fun new way to enjoy drinking water and reduce food cravings. My secret to drinking more water.   These are amazi...

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8th Annual KVIS Wine Tasting – “Then & Now”

Posted By Stacy |
T&N invite7

Katonah Declared ‘Mateus-Free’ Zone for 8th Annual KVIS Wine Tasting WHAT: 8th Annual KVIS Wine Tasting – “Then & Now” WHEN: Saturday, March 14, 2015, 7:30-10:00pm WHERE: Katonah Village Library 26 Bedford Rd, Katonah, NY...

READ MORE »

Friends don’t let friends date drunk

Posted By Stacy |
womAN-drinking-wine-on date

How much is too much? Just about all dating disaster stories involve one too many cocktails. Study: If you want to be more attractive on a date, drink a glass of wine Will having a glass of wine put a rosy look in your eyes and a ...

READ MORE »

Winston’s East Hampton Set to Open 3/22

Posted By Stacy |
winstons-east-hampton

Winston’s will be opening March 22nd in the space formally known as Nichol’s in East Hampton. Winston Lyons the new owner and executive chef, previously worked at Turtle Bay Crossing, The Meeting House and most recently known for his tale...

READ MORE »

New Ways with Favorite Veggies

Posted By Stacy |
16384

A fresh crop of vegetables is heading our way, and if you’re as winter-weary as I am you’re eager to make the most of it. I love classics like steamed asparagus, thinly sliced radishes and rhubarb pie, but venturing beyond these tried-and-true pr...

READ MORE »

How to make a fruit crisp without a recipe

Posted By Stacy |

Everyone loves a fruit crisp! Each season brings a delicious selection of fruits to choose from.  Don’t be afraid to mix ‘em up.  Apple and blueberry, pear and fig, you can even use frozen berries in the dead of winter to remind ...

READ MORE »

The Secrets to Succulent, Slow-Cooked Meals

Posted By Stacy |
16227

Top tips for slow-cooking success, plus some great reasons and recipes to get the cooker bubbling. You’ve got to love an appliance that makes luscious, aromatic, Sunday-style dinners a reality any night of the week: Ingredients go in, ...

READ MORE »

Kick your Hot Chocolate into Overdrive #Yum

Posted By Stacy |
hot-chocolate-2

Kick your hot chocolate into overdrive and take it from from hum drum to yum yum with these killer recipes from Marcia Selden Catering.   Classic (and awesome) Hot Chocolate Recipe Serves 4 8 oz. (1 C. grated) dar...

READ MORE »

Carolyn’s Low Cal Creations

Posted By Stacy |

Preheat oven to 350 Mash together: 3 ripe bananas 1/3 Cup apple sauce 2 Cups oats (any kind) 1/2 Cup raisins 1 teaspoon almond extract (or vanilla) 1/4 Cup almond milk 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/3 Cup chopped nuts (optional - I like al...

READ MORE »

Hamptons transplant Bay Kitchen Bar comes to the UES

Posted By Stacy |
BKB - New York, NY

Hamptonites and those who long for the flavors of summer by the sea rejoice! My go to summer restaurant has opened in the UES! BKB (321 East 73rd Street, New York, NY 10021,  opened Tuesday February 17th  Dynamic father-and-son team a...

READ MORE »

Eat More Fish!

Posted By Stacy |
16059

5 Easy, Healthy Techniques to Try I’ve always loved the taste and versatility of fish, and of course it can be a great source of lean protein. But studies that suggest eating seafood actually helps our brains function better have mad...

READ MORE »

9 Heart-Shaped Valentine’s Day Recipes

Posted By Stacy |
heart-shaped-food

Eat Your Heart Out This Valentine’s Day, treat your loved ones to a Valentine’s Day-themed meal, snack or dessert. These fun dishes are easy to create at home and are a great way to make your sweetheart’s day even more delicious. I He...

READ MORE »

Bacon & Onion Tart Recipe from Balducci’s

Posted By Stacy |
Bacon & Onion Tart

“One of the biggest food trends for 2015 is bacon anything. So complement your traditional Easter ham with something a little more unique, like my recipe for Bacon and Onion Tart.” — Balducci’s Corporate Executive Chef Jason Miller Ba...

READ MORE »

Make Your Own Healthy Salad Dressing

Posted By Stacy |
15477

Serve this fragrant, flavorful dressing with any green salad or toss with steamed veggies, if you like, It also makes a bold dipping sauce for spring rolls and dumplings Ingredients:1 carrot, grated 2 tablespoons mirin 2 tablespoons rice vineg...

READ MORE »

Perfect Potato Skins

Posted By Stacy |
Potato-Skins

Prep Time: 30 MINUTES Time to Table: 1 HOUR 30 MINUTES Serves: 12 Ingredients ·         6 small baking potatoes ·         2 tablespoons butter, melted ·         2 teaspoons seasoned salt ·         3 ...

READ MORE »

New NYC Spots

Posted By Stacy |

Downtown NYC Dining just got more delicious! You can now enjoy a delicious Sunday brunch from Corkbuzz Wine Studio, Charred Octopus Salad from Pig and Khao, authentic Sukiyaki Beef from Azasu, Bacon Peanut Brittle from The Redhead or a Tortilla ...

READ MORE »

The Secret to Drinking More Water

Posted By Stacy |
drinking enough water

As most of us know, we need to drink more water, but even in concept it can come off as a chore. The Aqua Zinger offers a fun new way to enjoy drinking water and reduce food cravings. My secret to drinking more water.   These are amazi...

READ MORE »