Food & Drink

October 16, 2018

PATERSON, NJ- Best friends Alena Nivav and Ashley Castro raved about their experience at Paterson’s 1st annual Food Truck Festival. “I ate from the LOMO truck.  It’s the best Peruvian food in Paterson,” Alena said. The recent graduate of the Paterson Charter School of Science and Technology ...

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PATERSON, NJ- Before the tables had even been cleared at the inaugural Paterson Plates event in 2017 then 6th Ward Councilman Andre Sayegh declared the event a success. “We’re going to do this next year,” he promised. “It’s going to be even bigger.” With his declaration that “Paterson has the ...

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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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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 Cuban food and specialty drinks as Cubanelle Restaurant & Lounge hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of its new location in Totowa, near Fairfield.  Jeff Melnikoff, owner of Cubanelle Restaurant & Lounge, welcomed Totowa Mayor ...

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PATERSON, NJ- While in comparison to some of the long established organizations in the city the Alliance for Sustainable Communities (ASC) may still be in its infancy; the impact the non-profit launched in 2017 “to empower black entrepreneurs and showcase the unique vibrancy of Paterson’s local ...

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Submitted to TAPinto Hawthorne by local resident Marie Albin. Easy Egg Salad Serves 4 What to do with all those hard-boiled eggs?  Try this easy egg salad recipe.  Let me know what you think! Ingredients: 6 large eggs, hard-boiled and chilled ¼ cup mayonnaise 1 tbsp prepared ...

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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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PATERSON, NJ- With plates containing roasted chicken, mixed vegetables, and potatoes, along with a serving of hot soup and a fresh fruit cup, it’s easy to imagine that the Sunday meal was being served in the comfort and warmth of one of Paterson’s many restaurants. However the setting was quite ...

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PATERSON, NJ - On Wednesday night the The New Jersey Community Development Corporation (NJCDC) Neighborhood Help Center hosted a Nutritional Holiday Cooking event with Celebrity Chef Angie Shaghaghi. Attendees were treated to a cooking class and delicious samples prepared by the chef. With food ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Creative Contract Packaging LLC is voluntarily Herb-ox Beef Granulated Boullion 4 oz 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 return impacted ...

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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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NUTLEY, NJ - We've all been there, we go to bed on Wednesday night thinking this is going to be the smoothest Thanksgiving ever, only to wake on Thursday morning with the "we don't have enough food" panic. A bunch of TAPinto editors go together and figured out an easy solution: an extra side ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Paterson has had several acts over the years since its founding in 1792 as an incubator of the industrial transformation that would reshape the New World for the next two centuries.  The City’s next act, perhaps unexpectedly, is as a culinary destination.   Just 40 minutes west of ...

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