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Places that we have to try during our 3 day stay in SA?

Thank you the suggestions, we are CIA Alumni and have reservation at Nao so far

Jan 05, 2013
paddab in Texas

Places that we have to try during our 3 day stay in SA?

My wife and I are going to be in SA (she has a confrence)on a saturday and leaving on mid day tuesday, what are the go to places for a real local SA food experience,we are both foodies and enjoy the local spots when ever we travel and not the tourist/chains.PS We will not have a car,

Jan 03, 2013
paddab in Texas

ISO Amazing Coffee for Home

I second Porto Rico, We have been using it for several years and it always seens to come out ahead, we use whole bean in a super auto Gaggia, its the best coffee hot or Iced

suggestions for dining in old town alexandria VA and surrounding areas

my wife and I are visiting old town VA and DC Thanksgiving week (sun-thurs) and would love to hear your recommondations for places to eat, we are staying at the sheraton Suites Alexandria, but we are not limited to immediate area, we will use the metro. Thanks,

Recommendations for family-friendly in Lake George?

we love to go to nettle meadow farm, the cheese makers give a great tour of their farm and the cheese is fantastic
martha's has the best Ice cream and the Glen Drive in movie is a fun night retro style 2 movies to pick from and i think that its allways a double feature.

Lake George dining suggestions?

Here are some our our favorites,
Brunettos rt 9 warrensburg 518.623.1041 call first
we also love the farm house at the top of the world and have had a good meal at the gristmill in warrensburg.
also, OP Fredricks in chestertown on loon lake has a great casual bar good basic food nothing fancy, it seems to be were all the locals eat

Anyone been to The Farmhouse in Lake George recently?

my wife and I vacation in LG every year and always try to get to the farmhouse restaurant, we went on June 7/1/11 and had a great meal as always. highly recommend it

Suggestions for Salt mill Purchase

Any suggestions and or reveiws of a good quality salt mill. I know that it must have ceramic grinders, We have a williams bounds pepper mill and love it.

Jan 05, 2011
paddab in Cookware


Here are some suggestions, but call to check if they are open

In Warrensberg
Brunettos on rt 9
The Gristmill on the scroon river

in Lake George by the outlets on rt 9 there is the Log Jam
In Chestertown exit 25 on Northway there is OP Fredricks on Loon Lake
just some suggestions

Log Jam Restaurant
Routes 9 149, Lake George, NY 12845

Suggestions for Lake Luzerne /saratoga area

My wife and I are going to Lake Luzerne for the weekend and looking for dining recommendations , we are familar with adirondacks (lake george,warrensburg, chestertown etc)but new to Lake Luzerne,thanks

Giant Zucchini

make zucchini parm. peel, seed, bread , fry and proceed like you are making any parmesan dish , excellent

Aug 20, 2010
paddab in Home Cooking

Lobster shacks that are not a tourist trap

will be in Halifax one day in October, renting a car to sight see. looking for a lobster shack or local casual restaurant along the route from Halifax to Peggys cove. not looking for a tourist trap

Aug 18, 2010
paddab in Atlantic Canada

Papatelle recipe

I am looking for a recipe for papatelle biscotti, usually made with honey and almonds. My wife and I go to Venieros in NY and love their biscotti and would love to find a recipe for my favorite Papatelle. usally darker then the other biscotti, any help would be great.

Aug 18, 2010
paddab in Home Cooking

Wedding Venue - Request for Help???

Atlantis Marine World Riverhead NY. went to a fantastic wedding there tables are set around the shark tanks. only one event at a time

Birthday cake for Moms 80th on LI

looking for top of the line bakery on LI for ornate floral buttercream cakes on LI

Looking for Crisp, Dry LI Rose Wine

does anyone reccomend a Good Crisp Dry Rose wine for the summer season?

Dried Cherry Peppers

Try Uncle Giuseppe's market, they have several locations ,smithtown on route 111,or 2330 hempstead turnpike in East Meadow or 364 port washington blvd in port washington or any A&S Pork store


Does anyone know were I can purchase fresh Puntarelle on Long Island?

Loon Lake-anything good and new?

We love OP Fredricks,and have always had a great meal there,It seems to be were all the locals eat

Lake George/Bolton Area Restaurant?

You might want to try Brunettos in warrensburg, it does not look like much from the out side but he food is fantastic we have never had a bad meal there,518-623-1041 you will hve to make a reservation , also contessa italian restaurant in bolton landing,it is north on rt9 north of the sagamore, it's a pizza place and a restaurant but they have a nice deck overlooking lake george and I had a great seafood fradiablo.518-644-5921.I hope that helps.

Lake George Summer Restaurants?

We just returned from a week in the area and had a great meal at Contessa (1/4 mile north of grand union in bolten 518-644-2960)restaurant9 in Bolton landing, also for breakfast try Grandma's on 9n on your way to bolten great breakfast and they are known for there dinner specials.A & W Rootbeer in LG is great, and don't forget to go to the glen drive in for a night out at the movies, $7.00 pp for a double feature.

Date of Ferragusto (sp)festival on Arthur Ave

Does any one know what the exact date is this year for the ferragusto festival that is held on Arthure ave, I think that it is always in september but not sure and really do not want to miss it this year, Thanks,

Jul 01, 2008
paddab in Outer Boroughs

NYE Food Destination - Adirondacks?

We have eaten at Brunettos in warrensburg, great food and wine, there is also great B&B warrensburg (cornerstone Victorian)have never been disappointed at brunettos, does not look like much from the outside but quality of food is to see if they will be opened 518-623-1041

Need help Finding Corzetti pasta mold/stamp!!

I am seaching for a Corzetti stamp to make the traditional pasta from Genoa. I saw a story in savuer mag several months ago and called number that they gave and was told that there is only one man that hand carves these stamps for the pasta. Does any one have any Idea's? I also did a internet serch and only came up with one. Thanks.

Dec 15, 2007
paddab in Cookware

2 nights, 2 dinners Fort Lauderdale

my wife and I just came back from vacation in Ft Lauderdale and had a great meal at Hollywood Prime in the westin diplomat, great steak etc...$$$$,Its a great palce for a special night out.

Adirondacks Area Dining

Brunettos has a bar and wine list

Adirondacks Area Dining

we always go to Brunettos on Rt9 in Warrensburg,excellent food and service,large portions of quality food, would suggest calling first for reservation.have never had a bad meal. from the outside it does not look like much but don't let that scare you.tele # 518-623-1041.

Looking for great restaurant in Hallendale or Hollywood area

My wife and I are coming down and we love to explore and try great local places, does any one have any ideas? We have Reservations at Hollywood prime and would love any feedback and or suggestions Thanks.

Oct 25, 2007
paddab in Florida

Great steak and/or Italian in Hallandale beach area?


Oct 09, 2007
paddab in Florida

Northport Restaurants

Maroni Cuisine is fantastic