nutley

Food & Drink

February 9, 2022

NUTLEY, NJ — Today is National Pizza Day, held annually since 2000. It's said that Americans, on average, eat 6,000 slices of pizza in a lifetime. And pizza restaurants across the country generated around $45.59 billion in sales in 2021 alone, according to Statista.com. So as you consider a ...

Read more »

MONTCLAIR, NJ – A Black History Month inspired craft beer will be available at Montclair Brewery to honor legends.  This year’s series will include the Aubrey Ale, brewed to honor Montclair’s local icon, Aubrey Lewis Sr., and the ThomSank Independence Ale, in honor of Thomas Sankara, Burkina ...

Read more »

PARAMUS, NJ – Family owned and operated MOM's Organic Market opens its second store in New Jersey this Friday, February 4 at 9 a.m., 469 Route 17. Featuring a wide variety of bulk offerings, the cleanest ingredient standards, and only the highest quality certified organic produce. Mom's is the ...

Read more »

Wish-Bone® Thousand Island and Chunky Blue Cheese Dressings have been recalled due to undeclared egg in the product, announced Conagra Brands, INC.  The egg in the product was not declared on the label, the company stated. The impacted products are identified below: Wish-Bone® THOUSAND ...

Read more »

Join us this week for Trivia, Karaoke and Live Music! Wednesday 6-8PM - Trivia Thursday 8:30pm-11:30pm Karaoke Night Friday 8pm-11pm Michele Bazzani trio Saturday 8:30pm-11:30pm Mildly Panicked The Oakley has great food with delicious pizza, burgers, sandwiches and entrées for ...

Read more »

Siren Birthday Cake bites have been recalled after someone reported an allergic reaction after eating the product. The product is being voluntarily recalled by Siren of San Francisco, CA  because the product may contain undeclared cashews and almond butter which was not on the ingredient ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - In the mood for a new recipe? Try Mother's Whigs Recipe brought to you by Macculloch Hall Historical Museum. Mrs. Macculloch had two whig, or wigg, recipes in her cookbook, one dating as far back as 1849. Wiggs were tea biscuits or tea cakes eaten in England. They were usually ...

Read more »

WESTFIELD, NJ — Where’s the beef? It’s at F.A. DeRosa on Cumberland Street. “We only do one thing, and we do it well,” said Frank DeRosa Jr., who opened the butcher shop with his father, Frank Sr., in November. “We sell prime dry-aged beef. No poultry. No prepared foods. Just steak like you’ve ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - With the snow still coming down, today is a good day to bake. Try Macculloch Hall's recipe for gingersnap cookies. Mrs. Macculloch (1783-1863) had several recipes for gingerbread, but this is the only gingersnap recipe, and they are delicious! Gingersnaps are a healthy ...

Read more »

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – A Montclair man has started a petition calling for a ban on Chick-fil-A restaurants on the Garden State Parkway. The New Jersey Turnpike Authority announced plans earlier this month to replace the former McDonald’s and bring a Chick-fil-A, Burger King and Starbucks to ...

Read more »

Even though George Macculloch’s account ledger and garden journal show that he purchased rye flour and grew rye on the family’s farm in the early 1800s, it is interesting that there are only a few recipes that list rye as an ingredient in the family’s handwritten cookbook. The Brown Muffin ...

Read more »

Lidl branded frozen chopped spinach is being recalled due to the potential contamination of Listeria Monocytogenes, announced Frozen Food Development. According to the FDA, Listeria monocytogenes, is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or ...

Read more »

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair Brewmaster has been featured on a Discovery+ series. Master brewer Leo Sawadigo from the Montclair Brewery has a new title to his name after winning the master distiller prize on the Discovery+ series “Master Distillers”. Sawadigo's Baobob bourbon (from the baobob fruit ...

Read more »

Amy's Kitchen has initiated a voluntary recall of the Vegan Organic Rice Mac & Cheeze due to a potential allergen, announced the FDA. The product could have a trace amounts of milk, which was not declared on the product label, they said.  The recalled product contains the following "Best By" ...

Read more »

PARAMUS, NJ - With the start of a new year, many of us are looking to become healthier, both mentally and physically. But, that can be easier said than done; just ask Stew Leonard's chef Tyshawn Lackey. “I think we have been programmed since we were young to think that healthy food is bland ...

Read more »

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- Whether you are a half-caff mocha latte with almond milk, an African rooibos with a touch of honey, or a straight-up black coffee drinker, a cup of your favorite toasty beverage may be just what you need as temperatures dip into the single digits.  TAPinto Bloomfield has gathered ...

Read more »

MONTCLAIR, NJ – Jams by Kim has earned fans during the summer months at the Montclair Farmers Market and throughout New Jersey for its creative artisanal jams and has now been recognized with a national award for its Peach and Ginger jam by the Good Food Foundation.  Kim Osterhoudt, ...

Read more »

HACKENSACK, NJ— Chick-fil-A, the ninth-largest franchise company in the United States, officially announced the opening of its sixth restaurant and drive-thru in Bergen County,  in an effort to replace a run down Hooters on Route 4. The state's first Chick-fil-A opened more than 40 years ago in the ...

Read more »

NUTLEY, NJ - Hooray! Girl Scouts are selling their famous, mouthwatering cookies! Support your local girl scout by visiting a cookie booth near you. Meet your cookies, including the new Adventurefuls here. Girl Scout Cookie fans can find a cookie booth by using the Cookie Finder at ...

Read more »

Delizza and Taste of Inspirations Creme Puffs have been voluntarily recalled due to the possible presence of small metal fragments, announced Poppies International, INC. The issue was discovered during production they said. The product included in the recall was available for sale from December ...

Read more »

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The township's most famous 8-year-old pastry chef was eliminated from The Food Network's "Kids Baking Championship" Monday night, with the judges disappointed by his blueberry jam, which had the consistency of syrup. The sweet concoction was deemed unsuitable as a key ...

Read more »

NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley culinary renaissance will be in full swing this year when the Woodcroft Steakhouse & Seafood opens on Washington Ave.  Located in the space that was home to American Bistro, the restaurant first caught our attention in the Fall of 2021 when the Township of Nutley ...

Read more »

MONTCLAIR, NJ — Parts of Montclair are among those that may be eligible for funds to eradicate the food desert. After the closing of Pathmark shopping center, located at Lackawanna Plaza, residents have expressed concerns about the lack of healthy food options and the significant loss of a ...

Read more »

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- You may have noticed that the McDonald's located on the Garden State Parkway South in Bloomfield is no longer open. Many have speculated online about what new eatery will occupy the space.  According to the New Jersey Turnpike Authority, the Connie Chung rest stop restaurants ...

Read more »

BLOOMFIELD, NJ--As January stretches out before us with plans for schools and work remaining tenuous and with so many people spending more time at home these days, the perennial question arises…what’s for dinner?   If your answer is “takeout,” TAPinto Bloomfield has you covered.  We’ve ...

Read more »

UNION, NJ – The McDonald’s at the Union Garden State Parkway rest stop has closed. Near Exit 141, Vauxhall Road, the facility now appears to be under construction. The gas station area is still operational. According to minutes from a Turnpike Authority meeting, a Shake Shack restaurant will be ...

Read more »

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Guerriero Gelato will be closing its Montclair location “indefinitely,” owners have announced. Owner Mike Guerriero posted to Facebook on Monday, January 3, that a shortage in staffing and record orders, have hurt the business.  “December was pure chaos, pulling the plug on ...

Read more »

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 dish, perfect for chilly days. This recipe goes great with seafood ...

Read more »

NUTLEY, NJ - The global COVID-19 pandemic changed everything and challenged everyone, and it continues to do so. It is easy to throw our hands up in despair, especially when we are reminded daily of the losses and challenges in our community, but sometimes there's a bit of news that pushes those ...

Read more »

NEWARK, NJ — The surge of omicron variant cases of COVID-19 has added a new burst of uncertainty after close to two years of the deadly pandemic. But for brothers Marc and Michael Brummer, co-owners of Hobby's Deli in downtown Newark, steady confidence that they'll soon reopen provides something ...

Read more »