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Dining reviews

  • Baking Biscotti: Not Hard
    April 6, 2011, 1 Comment

    Biscotti. They’re those hard, stale things you get at Starbucks for a buck and a half, right? No, they’re not. Biscotti are delicious little twice-baked cookies you can make yourself […]

  • Dining and dishing at the diner
    March 30, 2011, 1 Comment

    The first thing you see when you go into the Broadway Diner is the dessert case, which promises great things to come. There are cheesecakes, and chocolate mousse mice, and […]

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    Give it up? Bring it on for Lent
    March 2, 2011, No comments

    You wouldn’t know it today, but Mardi Gras, until recently, was a religious holiday. What is now a no-holds-barred bacchanal celebrated with rich foods, plastic beads and barrels of liquor […]

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    Pizza house slices into social media
    February 2, 2011, No comments

    Filippo’s is on Facebook, but it’s far from the only change that owners Joe Tripolitis and Donald Rainey have made to update and modernize the establishment since taking over in […]

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    A Taste of Home: Try a community cookbook
    January 19, 2011, 1 Comment

    Grandmom Iafolla’s Meatballs and Spaghetti Sauce For the meatballs: 1-1/2 lbs lean ground beef mixed with 1/2 lb lean ground pork 1 whole egg salt and pepper to taste 1/2 […]

  • Friendly vibe, great food
    December 22, 2010, No comments

    A rule of thumb is, don’t order a salad in a bar, because chances are the salad’s been sitting at the back of the cooler for a good long time. […]