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Get ’em while they’re hot ripe!

Needless to say we all know how horrid the weather was last Saturday but I did make my way to the farmer's market and there were a couple of folks there. Stone Pointe...

Opening Day!

Spice It Up opened their doors yesterday September 21st and boy is it a gorgeous shop! They have every kind of olive oil and spice imaginable, beautiful tabletop items and more. Stop in...

Welcome To The Neighborhood!

Spice It Up Not since Gingerworks closed its doors, has downtown Montclair seen a great cooking and spice shop. That's about to change when Spice It Up opens next Tuesday, September 21st. Proprietors Larry and...

Cat In The Kitchen

This week ushers in the first of a new series we're calling Cat in the Kitchen. Local area chefs give me a sneak peek behind the scenes at some of your favorite restaurants...

What a Fantastic Day!

I just want to take a moment to say Thanks so much for coming out and supporting both Barista and Cat Food at yesterday's farmer's market. I had an absolute blast sharing my...

Grilled Corn with Herb Butter

Ha Ha! The Barista herself scooped me!! I was gallivanting around New Jersey this weekend and found some beautiful corn myself! It has been superb at the farmer's market this season and...

And something to go with your tomatoes …

You may not believe this but Matarazzo Farms still has the most beautiful basil at the farmer's market and it's nearly the end of August! Nothing says summer like the heady...

I Can’t Help Myself!

I don't know about you but I can't seem to finish all the tomatoes I've been buying at the farmer's market. I've made them so many different ways I'm exhausted. I promise myself...

Best Montclair Eats

The serious foodies over at eGullet are having an interesting discussion on the best places to eat in Montclair. Fascino, Epernay, Nouveau Sushi, Corso 98, Greek Delights and Indigo Smoke all make the list....

The Bloomfield Farmer’s Baker’s Market

Not only does the Bloomfield Farmer’s Market have great produce (Valley View Farms) but they have two fantastic bakers. Alan Hersey’s Baker’s Bounty has the most wonderful breads, pastries & cakes. ...

You can’t Beet this!

Star Brite Farms had lots of different types of beets this week at the Montclair farmer’s market especially my favorite the Chioggia or candy striped beets. According to Whole Health MD : Beets … have...

The Wonderful World of Melons

Man there are a lot of melons out there! One variety, the Canary melon is described by “The Cook’s Thesaurus” as: Canary melon = Juan Canary melon Notes: These tend to vary in quality,...

Yummy treats from Mesiah Event Planners

This past Saturday, Nicky Mesiah of Mesiah Event Planners shared some of her delicious and healthful treats & recipes with the folks at the farmer’s market - Pita Bruschetta Pizzas, Cabbage & Apple Waldorf...

It’s Time For tomatoes!

We're really getting into tomato season here in Montclair - every imaginable kind ... pear ... grape ... beefstake ... heirloom varieties of every description! Yesterday Richard Sunden's Stone Pointe Farm had beautiful red...

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