Food & Drink

January 14, 2019

Cattaraugus County will continue to accept applications for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits during the federal government shutdown. County Social Services Commissioner Anthony Turano said the county will continue to accept applications in person, by mail and ...

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OLEAN, NY -- ALDI has voluntarily recalled 96 cases of Clancy’s Wavy Potato Chips from limited stores as a precautionary measure due to the potential presence of milk resulting from product mislabeling. The product may cause an allergic reaction in customers who have a milk allergy. The ALDI on ...

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Prestige Diner and Family Restaurant, a favorite gathering spot for people of all ages in New Providence, NJ,  has been busy whipping up wintertime cocktails. “Our food menu has many seasonal and organic ingredients, so we are doing the same with our drinks,” said Dimitrios ‘Jimmy’ Vardas, who ...

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Pecan fingers are made by our family only at Christmastime. Be sure to dip them in confectioners' sugar once while they are hot, and then sift more sugar over them again when they are cool. Ingredients 1 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 ...

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The average Greater Olean area 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 the kiddos busy while they are waiting for the turkey to finally hit the table. Forget the bald eagle, Benjamin ...

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ALLEGANY, NY-- The Allegany Heritage Center will hold its 35th Annual Christmas Cookie Sale on Dec. 1 at Nature’s Remedy, 120 W. Main St. The sale will take place from 9:30 a.m.to 2 p.m The sale will include boxes of assorted cookies and special holiday cookies, as well as fruitcakes. To ...

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Before you sit down for Thanksgiving dinner, the TAPinto Greater Olean staff has some alternative food suggestions for our readers. Sign Up for E-News to get top stories delivered daily to your inbox.  Download the FREE TAPinto App!  Click here for Android - Click here for iOS to get news ...

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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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ST. BONAVENTURE, NY – Dozens of Halloween candies are on the market, but only one is the favorite of the high school students and teachers who took part in CommDay at St. Bonaventure University Friday. Kit Kat bars were the most popular choice when the students and their teachers voted on their ...

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OLEAN, NY -- Tickets are on sale for “Our Library Can Read Between the Wines,” a wine tasting set for  Sept. 14, from 7 to 9 p.m., at the Olean Public Library, 134 N. Second St. The event marks the first time Friends of the Olean Library has sponsored a wine tasting. The evening will also ...

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HINSDALE, NY -- The annual Hinsdale Horseradish Festival is a chance for families to get out of the house, spend time with one another and enjoy a nice day outside, said Jeff VanDeCar, one of the organizers of the event. This year's festival -- the fourth -- will be Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 ...

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The 'Jersey Freshcipes' contest was the hottest thing in the kitchen last summer. TAPinto caught up with contest winner Melissa Raho of Behind the Plates.who served up Grilled Jersey Corn with Garlic Chili Butter and Lime. Corn is at its peak in the Garden State from around the Fourth of July ...

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Okay, I'll admit it.  I grew up hating Irish soda bread.  Too dry.  Not good toasted. Weird shape.  People brought it to my house every St. Patrick's Day, and I graciously accepted it and tried to palm it off on my guests.  I made sure that everyone had some to take home.  Oy, such a generous ...

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As if it were news to anyone, the Greater Olean area shares little in common with Venice, Paris and the Maldives. According to a U.S. News Travel article published in late 2017, these locations rank among the world’s most romantic destinations. Sure, the Greater Olean area may have fell short of ...

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