Food & Drink

January 14, 2020

SPRINGFIELD, NJ — When Rutgers University announced they were going back to the future with the re-hiring of former head coach Greg Schiano, there were few people more pleased than the Cioffi family. Anthony Cioffi, who currently plays for the Ottawa Redblacks of the Canadian Football League ...

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A limited quantity of Cheese Nips have been recalled, announced Mondelez Globall LLC. The product which comes in an 11 ounce box, has been distributed to retail stores nationwide.  The product is being recalled due to the potential presence of small  yellow plastic pieces from a dough scraper ...

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A voluntary recall of ready-to-bake refrigerated Nestle Toll House Cookie Dough products has been announced by the FDA. According to the press release, the products were recalled due to the potential presence of food-grade rubber pieces. The recall is limited only to the ready-to-bake ...

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FANWOOD, NJ -- The 16th annual Hot Dog Nation Tour of New Jersey stopped at six locations that serve some of the best hot dogs in the state, including the Fanwood Grille (34 South Martine Ave.), where the “tourists” met boxing legend -- and Fanwood resident -- Gerry Cooney, who stopped in for lunch ...

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NEW JERSEY -- The 16th annual Hot Dog Nation Tour of New Jersey will stop at six locations that serve the best hot dogs in the state, including Union’s Galloping Hill Inn, the only stop that has been on every tour. More than 100 tourists have signed up to ride on two motor coaches and sample hot ...

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Entenmann's Little Bites Soft Baked Cookies (5 pack mini chocolate chip variety) has been recalled due to the potential presence of visible, blue plastic pieces in the individual packaging pouch, announced Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc. The plastic is not baked into the product but may have been ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Recently, Blackthorn Irish Pub and Resturant off of Route 22 in Union was closed down. Blackthorn sits just across the Union/Kenilworth border and is under the jurisdiction of Kenilworth. Councilman Mark David, who is also the Public Works Chairman for Kenilworth, made the ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Yesterday afternoon, the Springfield Farmers Market held its annual first-day event. Kicking off on July 1 this year, and running every successive Monday through October 28, the farmers market will open between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. The location has not changed ...

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FANWOOD, NJ – The Fanwood Grille celebrates its second anniversary next week with longer hours, a return to seven days, and a greater emphasis on its dinner menu and meals to go. “We realized a few things over the first two years. One is that we are known for our food made from scratch and ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — What does it take to make a record-setting pizza pie? It took five gallons of sauce, three pounds of cheese, 40 pounds of dough and nearly 16 hours of work, said Burim Regjaj, the owner of Outta Hand Pizza, who served up slices of a 9-foot by 4-foot Sicilian pizza made to look as ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ – Aldi supermarkets have announced a recall of flour sold in its stores that may contain E. coli bacteria. The recall applies to “Bakers Corner All Purpose Flour” which the supermarket chain sold in 11 states, including New Jersey. The flour affected by the recall was sold in a ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn based group that has been dedicated to building an integrated food community since 2008 now has expanded beyond the borders of Millburn and added a new pick up location. In addition to Downtown Millburn the new location is in the Valley Arts District in ...

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Tyson Foods is recalling approximately 12 million pounds of frozen, ready-to-eat chicken strips, announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). According to a statement released by the FSIS, the affected products may be contamined with pieces of metal.

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