Food & Drink

March 22, 2019

Meet Its New Brewing Team Tonight … And See What’s On Tap at Belmar’s Own Landmark Brewery BELMAR, NJ — There’s a new brewer in the “Haus,” who has been busy taking a fresh, new approach to beer-making at Belmar’s own landmark brewery. Matt Pipkin has joined Beach Haus Brewery as lead ...

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AVON-BY-THE-SEA, NJ — When it comes to the traditional St. Patrick’s Day's meal today, it’s all about the corned beef, cabbage and potatoes. As for dessert, The Macaroon Shop has a bounty of baked goods that will keep those Irish eyes smiling around the dinner table. In addition to a wide ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Main Street Donuts is serving up the ultimate four-leaf clover of sweetness today, St. Patrick’s Day. The award-winning specialty shop at 705 Main Street in Belmar has four specialty creations on its holiday menu. The Lucky Charms doughnuts is topped with the cereal loved by ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Main Street Donuts is serving up the ultimate four-leaf clover of sweetness for St. Patrick’s Day. The award-winning specialty shop at 705 Main Street in Belmar has four specialty creations on its holiday menu. The Lucky Charms doughnuts is topped with the cereal loved by ...

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AVON-BY-THE-SEA, NJ — When it comes to a traditional meal on St. Patrick’s Day, it’s all about the corned beef, cabbage and potatoes. As for dessert, The Macaroon Shop has a bounty of baked goods that will keep those Irish eyes smiling around the dinner table. In addition to a wide selection of ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Do something different for the people you love this Valentine’s Day. Main Street Donuts is showcasing a Valentine’s tower specially created from doughnut holes decorated in red, pink and white sprinkles, as well as bouquets artfully arranged with doughnuts of your choice. And of ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Kids will try their hand at doughnut decorating — and be treated to a party for even more fun — on today, February 2 at Main Street Donuts in Belmar. The free event will be held from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the specialty shop, located at 705 Main Street, as part of its one-year ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Kids will try their hand at doughnut decorating — and be treated to a party for even more fun — on Saturday, February 2 at Main Street Donuts in Belmar. The free event will be held from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the specialty shop, located at 705 Main Street, as part of its one-year ...

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BELMAR, NJ — For Main Street Donuts in Belmar, celebrating its first anniversary today will be as easy as 1-2-3. That’s because on January 23, it will be offering doughnuts for a dollar to mark the special occasion at its specialty shop, located at 705 Main Street. “We are so excited to ...

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There are some things pressure cookers do really well, and risotto is one of them. No more standing over the pot stirring and stirring and stirring. Once the lid is on, set it for 10 minutes and come back to a creamy, savory side dish, perfect for chilly days. This recipe goes great with ...

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AVON-BY-THE-SEA, NJ — Christmas has certainly arrived at The Macaroon Shop, where a wondrous array of cakes, cookies and other baked goods offers so many delectable choices for the holidays. The full-service bakery at 107 Main Street in Avon-by-the-Sea is brimming with novelty creations and ...

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Main Street Donuts is open today until 3 p.m. and tomorrow, Christmas Eve, from 7 to 3 p.m. BELMAR, NJ — Main Street Donuts in Belmar is going beyond the single doughnut with specially decorated creations for the holiday season. Freshly based doughnuts are being arranged into pull-away ...

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The average Garden State resident will consume about 4,500 calories today. Now a bit of Thanksgiving Day trivia won't keep the calorie count down, but it is fun and just may keep everyone busy while they are waiting for the turkey to finally hit the table. Forget the bald eagle, Benjamin ...

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AVON-BY-THE-SEA, NJ — Pies in many flavors and even sizes are popping out of the ovens at The Macaroon Shop at 107 Main Street. With Thanksgiving just one day away, the popular, full-service bakery is ready for the season’s biggest holiday for pie lovers. “Thanksgiving is definitely a pie ...

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Turkey or ham? Perhaps a turducken? Whichever traditional centerpiece you go with this Thanksgiving, there’s a chance it wasn’t served during the first holiday dinner in 1621. Historians believe the Plymouth pilgrims and Wampanoag tribe shared lobster, rabbit, nuts, carrots, eggs and dried ...

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AVON-BY-THE-SEA, NJ — Halloween just got sweeter for trick-or-treaters who want to top off their bags of goodies with something extra-special. The Macaroon Shop at 107 Main Street will be offering youngsters in costume today their choice of a free yellow or chocolate cupcake, topped with homemade ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ — Italian American Heritage Month was proclaimed by the president of the United States and Congress in 1989. The month is a celebration of the contributions and achievements of Italian immigrants and their descendant to American culture. Any good celebration needs food, so today ...

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LAKE COMO, NJ — The Macaroon Shop will bring a taste of its array of sweets and treats to Lake Como Day this afternoon, September 29. The popular Avon-by-the-Sea bakery will be offering free samples of its macaroons and other baked goods at the event, which will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on the ...

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LAKE COMO, NJ — The flavors of fall will be the artisan specialty of Lake Como Day for Main Street Donuts, Belmar’s own award-winning doughnut shop. It will be offering a seasonal selection of handcrafted doughnuts at Lake Como’s signature event, to be held this afternoon, September 29 along the ...

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LAKE COMO, NJ — The flavors of fall will be the artisan specialty of Lake Como Day for Main Street Donuts, Belmar’s own award-winning doughnut shop. It will be offering a seasonal selection of handcrafted doughnuts at Lake Como’s signature event, to be held tomorrow, September 29 along the ...

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LAKE COMO, NJ — The Macaroon Shop will bring a taste of its array of sweets and treats to Lake Como Day tomorrow, September 29. The popular Avon-by-the-Sea bakery will be offering free samples of its macaroons and other baked goods at the event, which will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on the ...

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Pumpkin spice, or pumpkin pie spice, is a combination of warm spices originally blended to create the spice blend for pumpkin pie. From time to time a “food journalist” will get their knickers in a twist and write ad nauseam about the final product not containing any pumpkin. Keep in mind that ...

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AVON-BY-THE-SEA, NJ — Nearly 10 months after it was ravaged by fire, Schneider’s restaurant in Avon-by-the-Sea was demolished this week — piece by nostalgic piece. The demolition, which began on July 16 and took three days to complete, attracted dozens of onlookers who shared stories about the ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Since opening four months ago, Main Street Donuts in Belmar has been delighting customers with doughnuts specially made with all sorts of tasty toppings. In celebration of its first National Doughnut Day, MSD owners Paula Giunta and Joe Rizzuto are inviting all regular customers and ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Two Belmar specialty eateries have made the national food-hopping map. Coney Waffle Ice Cream and Sweet Shop on Ocean Avenue and Hoagitos in Belmar Plaza are featured this month on television shows touting what makes them stand out from the rest. The over-the-top ice cream creations ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Strollo’s Italian Ice will not be opening this season on the northeast corner of Main Street and Fifth Avenue. Instead, it will set up shop directly across the street on the southwest corner. Signage announcing the move has been posted at Klein’s on Main — a shop brightly painted in ...

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BELMAR, NJ — A trio of recognized names in their own food specialties is taking a spot this summer at the corner of Ocean and 17th Avenues in Belmar. The location will be home to Luigi’s Pizza of Ocean and America’s Cup Coffee & Tea Company of Asbury Park — newcomers to the Belmar ...

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