Food & Drink

October 5, 2018

NUTLEY, NJ - Italian American Heritage Month was proclaimed by the President of the United States and US 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 we're ...

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It’s the start of the new school year, which means new teachers, a bunch of homework assignments and the never-ending dilemma of what to include to make a healthy and safe school lunch.    “As a mother, I understand the stress that comes with the start of a new school year, but preparing a safe ...

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CLIFTON, NJ- Do you have tomato recipe you want to show off? Thanks to City Green, a local non-profit which has been a provider of fresh organic food for residents in Paterson and beyond since 2004, now’s your chance! The Tomato Recipe Contest is being held to mark National Farmers Market Week, ...

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Limited quantities of Wish Bone House Italian Salad Dressing 15 ounce have been voluntarily recalled, said Pinnacle Foods in a press release. The recall was initiated after learning from a retail customer that a limited number of bottles were mislabeled, said the company. The product contains ...

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WASHINGTON, DC — For many Americans, the summer grilling and travel season begins this upcoming weekend. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) wants to make sure you and your family avoid food poisoning this summer. An estimated 128,000 Americans are ...

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TOTOWA, NJ - It was an evening of delicious Cuban food and specialty drinks as Cubanelle Restaurant & Lounge hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of their new location in Totowa.  Jeff Melnikoff, owner of Cubanelle Restaurant & Lounge, welcomed Totowa Mayor ...

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TOTOWA, NJ - Cubanelle Restaurant & Lounge has brought its magical blend of Latin soul and Cuban spirit to Totowa.  Cubanelle Restaurant & Lounge, located at 1 Route 46 west inside the Holiday Inn in Totowa, will celebrate the grand opening of its second location with two events in May.

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TOTOWA, NJ - Totowa Day is being planned for Saturday, June 9 on the grounds of Washington Park School from 3 to 7:30 p.m. Come and enjoy an afternoon and evening of entertainment and fun. Rain date is June 10. There will be live bands, bounce rides, carnival games, vendors, food trucks, a ...

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NEWARK, NJ - The first edition of the Greater Newark Visitor Information Guide to promote the Newark region to local, domestic and international visitors to the City of Newark and Essex County attractions is set to be published later this year. The project is a collaboration of the Greater ...

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Easy Egg Salad Serves 4 What to do with all those hard-boiled eggs? Try this easy egg salad recipe.   Ingredients: 6 large eggs, hard-boiled and chilled ¼ cup mayonnaise 1 tbsp prepared mustard, salt and pepper to taste Optional additions – 2 tbsp green onion, sliced ...

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WAYNE, NJ - On the eve of the Dave & Busters at Williowbrook Mall opening on Feb. 14, TAPinto got an invitation-only media preview of location with a chance to play games and indulge in food and drink. This location is the second to open in the Garden State and the 109th to open in the ...

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JACKSON, NJ — As the mother of 2-year-old twin boys, Melinda Goetz has to manage her time wisely. She’s found two cookie recipes that not only are quick and easy to whip up — about 30 minutes for each batch — but they fly off the plate as soon as they’re cool enough for young Nicholas and Jonathan ...

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Molasses Cookies by Debbie Mikijanic Ingredients ¾ c margarine, softened ​​​½ teaspoon salt 1 cup white sugar​​​ 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 egg ​​​​​½ teaspoon ground cloves ¼ cup molasses​​​​½ ground ginger 2 ¼ cups all-purpose flour​​ 2 teaspoons baking soda ​​½ cup ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Creative Contract Packaging LLC is voluntarily recalling 4 ounce Herb-ox Beef Granulated Boullion due to the potential presence of an undeclared milk allergen. It was sold in Stop&Shop stores. UPC:003360000020 Codes:Best If Used By SEPT 2020 and OCT 2020 Customers may ...

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CEDAR GROVE, NJ - My grandmother loved butter - she cooked in nothing but, she was fond of melba toast lathered in the stuff, her favorite candy was butter crunch, her favorite cookie was a pecan sandy and her favorite ice cream was butter pecan.  So this year I went in search of a cookie that ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Preparing food together can really bring the family together and get everyone off of their screens, but those perfectly shaped sugar cookies and gingerbread characters require a little more skill and attention when all we want to do is get together as a family. Enter "The Classic ...

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Cancel the trip to Tuscany. New Jersey is receiving a great deal of acclaim for its vineyards with award-winning wines being produced every day.  As Americans are enjoying fine wine like never before, the Garden State has become a destination for winery tours and tastings. Many wineries also ...

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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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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - If you're looking for something new in town to wake your taste buds up from the humdrum of everyday food, head North on Broad Street and check out Cafe MoBay.   This new destination is a cozy neighborhood spot where the feel, aroma and flavors will transport you to the ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Welcoming a steady stream of family members and friends as well as many new faces, 2Sweet held its ribbon cutting on Saturday afternoon, Oct. 15 at its new location at 44 Main St. The shop, relocated from 279 Browertown Rd. in Woodland Park, is located in a brand new mixed use ...

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