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Best of 2018 – Meals, Savories, Sweets

  2018 was a year of challenges, but also one of accomplishments. From building a new practice to helping mother and aunt relocate to Las Vegas the financial aspects of these last twelve months led to several self-imposed limitations while … Continue reading

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King Umberto Restaurant, Elmont NY

King Umberto Restaurant Warm Rolls, Garlic Bread, Olive Oil Pepperoni Sicilian Slice Pepperoni Grandma Slice Vodka Grandma Slice Meatball Sicilian Slice Fried Capellini – Fried Angel Hair Pasta, Cheese Seafood Arancini – Risotto, Mozzarella Cheese, Crab, Shrimp, Scallops, Creamy Lobster … Continue reading

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Pastiche Fine Desserts & Café, Providence RI

Pastiche Fine Desserts & Café Cold Brew Coffee Southern Pecan Tart with Whipped Cream Poppyseed Scone Old Fashioned Coconut Cake Fruit Tart Butterscotch Crumb Cake with Whipped Cream Banana Cream Tart Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting Cream Cheese Brownie … Continue reading

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Sofra Bakery & Café, Cambridge MA

Sofra Bakery & Café Biberli Pistachio Poptart Orange Blossom Morning Bun Pear and Almond Bostock Sweet Cheese Pastry with Chestnuts and Chai Crumb Sesame Cashew Bite Chocolate Hazelnut Baklava Located in Cambridge since 2008, Chef Ana Sortun’s success at Oleana … Continue reading

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Lincoln Tavern and Restaurant, South Boston MA

Lincoln Tavern and Restaurant Cold Brew Coffee Birthday Cake Sticky Bun – Cream Cheese Ice Cream, Funfetti Crumble Caramel Delight Donut – Salted Caramel Glaze, Toasted Coconut, Chocolate Drizzle Lasagna Pizza – Housemade Bolognese, Whipped Ricotta, Fresh Mozzarella, Basil, Pasta … Continue reading

Posted in Boston, Breakfast, Coffee, Dessert, Food, French Toast, Ice Cream, Lincoln Tavern, Lincoln Tavern and Restaurant, Lincoln Tavern South Boston, Massachusetts, pancake, Pancakes, Pizza, Pork, South Boston, Vacation Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

LaSalle Bakery (Smith Street,) Providence RI

LaSalle Bakery Corn Muffin Carrot Cake Muffin Torrone Cream Cheese Danish Lobster Tail Sfogliatelle With two locations in Providence and an enormous array of options LaSalle Bakery is one of those places that falters for trying, its selection as “2011 … Continue reading

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DeLuise Bakery, Providence RI

DeLuise Bakery Chocolate Buttercream Yeast Doughnut Glazed Yeast Doughnut Glazed Old Fashioned Doughnut Glazed Cake Twist Doughnut Vanilla Custard Zeppole Lemon Bar Cream Cheese Danish Black Raspberry Jam Powdered Sugar Bismark Sfogliatelle A staple of Providence’s Italian community since 1938 … Continue reading

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Persimmon, Providence RI

Persimmon Hot-Buttered Rum & Cider – Apple Cider, Rum, Compound Caramel Butter, Nutrmeg Three Guarantees – Amaras Espadin Mezcal, Lustau Pedro Ximenez, Sherry, Lime, Jalapeno Sourdough Bread, Salted Butter Native Butternut Squash Soup, Caramelized Walnuts, Squash Seeds, Smoked Maple Bucatini … Continue reading

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The District, Providence RI

The District Oven Fired Garlic Knots – Garlic, Parmesan Cheese, Parsley Oil, Marinara Tator Tots – Ketchup Margherita Pizza – Tomato, Basil, Mozzarella Cheese, Half Prosciutto Found at the center of Providence’s former Jewelry District it was upon finding Timmy’s … Continue reading

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PVDonuts [2,] Providence RI

PVDonuts Red Velvet Cheesecake Filled Donut Pizzelle Brioche Donut PB&J Fritter Rainbow Cookie Old Fashioned Donut Cereal Milk Brioche Donut Blueberry Cake Donut Dunkaroos Brioche Donut Cookie Butter Brioche Donut Carrot Cake Donut Milk & Cookies Filled Donut Mexican Hot … Continue reading

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Silver Star Bakery, Providence RI

Silver Star Bakery White Rainbow Cookies / Rainbow Cookies Glazed Popover Pastéis de Nata Orange Cream Cake Zeppole From the dysfunctional website to its shabby exterior Silver Star Bakery in Providence is not exactly a place built for business in … Continue reading

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Kitchen, Providence RI

Kitchen Coffee Grilled Blueberry Muffin Big Shot Breakfast – Pancakes, Scrambled Eggs, Home Fries, Bacon Croissant French Toast – Pure Maple Syrup French Toast – Pure Maple Syrup In a world of Celebrity Chefs, Instagram and Everything-to-Everyone Eateries “Kitchen” in … Continue reading

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Los Andes, Providence RI

Los Andes Bread – Olive Oil, Garlic, Aji Peppers Anticuchos – Aji Panca, Garlic, Marinated Beef Heart, Grilled Potatoes, Rocoto Pepper Cream Sauce Empanada Andina – Beef Short Rib, Golden Raisins, Onions, Mint Rocoto Crema Lomo Saltado – Wok Sautéed … Continue reading

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East Side Pockets, Providence RI

East Side Pockets Falafel, Gyro, Greek Salad, Jedra, Tzatziki, Hummus, Tahini, Syrian Bread Baklava Making the best of its College Hill location and frequently cited as one of Providence’s best Eateries it was the day after Christmas that three guests … Continue reading

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The Malted Barley, Providence RI

The Malted Barley Pineapple Beer Beer Flight   Salted Pretzel, Apricot Butter Jalapeno & Cheddar Stuffed Pretzel, Beer Cheese Mozzarella Cheese & Tomato Stuffed Pretzel, Pesto Waffle Pretzel, Vanilla Ice Cream, Nutella, Cinnamon Sugar, Mint Opened in early 2018 by … Continue reading

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The Original Italian Bakery, Johnston RI

The Original Italian Bakery Pizza Chips Pepperoni Calzone / Eggplant Parm Calzone Cinnamon Twist Sfogliatelle Cheese Danish Frosted Walnut Ring Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting Known for their Pizza Chips, an item now shipped nationally and featured in a … Continue reading

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Julians, Providence RI

Julians French Roast Coffee Coffee Milk Nutella Hot Chocolate with Homemade Marshmallows Special French Toast – Bananas, Granola, Nutella, Pure Maple Syrup Winifred Sanderson Vegan Pancakes – Coffee Cakes, Chocolate Crumbles, Vegan Banana Whipped Cream, Pure Maple Syrup Fried Chicken … Continue reading

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Christmas Dinner, Johnston RI

Christmas Dinner Spinach Salad with Butternut Squash, Walnuts, Cranberries Buttermilk Biscuits Deviled Eggs Root Vegetables Au Gratin Macaroni and Cheese Kielbasa Prime Rib au Jus Russian Tea Balls, Buckeye Brownies, Walnut Apricot Cookies, Chocolate Chip Cookies, Ricotta Cookies Peanut Butter … Continue reading

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Scialo Bros. Bakery, Providence RI

Scialo Bros. Bakery Chocolate Macaroons, Sprinkled Butter Cookies, Butterballs, Almond Biscotti, Coconut Macaroons, Amaretti Cookies, Prune Filled Cookies, Chocolate Dipped Butter Cookies, Cranberry Pistachio Cookies Carrot Cake Black Bottom Cheesecake Ricotta Pie Fruit Rum Cake Established in 1916 and inhabiting … Continue reading

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PQR, New York NY

PQR Burrata and Basil Slice / Genovese Cherry Tomato Slice Smoked Provolone, Bacon, Pumpkin Slice / Mozzarella and Marinara Slice Soppressata Slice Opened in March of 2018 by Rome’s Angelo Iezzi it was based on good word of mouth that … Continue reading

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