Navbar Categories List

Archive | Food

Mistral Now Offers Beer, Wine and Cocktails

Mistral is now serving  beer, wines and cocktails. The Princeton Council approved a transfer of the liquor license from elements to Mistral in August. Located at the intersection of Hulfish Street and Witherspoon Street across from the Princeton Public Library, Mistral serves lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch. Mistral was recently named a one of the […]

Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno Signs Five Farm-to-School Bills

Acting Governor Kim Guadagno signed five bills yesterday at Terhune Orchards that support and streamline New Jersey’s farm-to- school program with the goal of increasing student access to healthy, locally-grown foods. “Children who live in the Garden State should have ready access to the more than 100 varieties of produce grown by our state’s 9,000-plus […]

Agricola, Great Road Farm to Be Featured at James Beard House in NYC Tonight

Agricola’s Josh Thomsen and the Great Road Farm’s Steve Tomlinson will be sharing a taste of their culinary partnership tonight at the prestigious James Beard House in New York City. Thomsen and his kitchen team will prepare hors d’oeuvres, dinner and dessert for guests at the James Beard House for the event “Rustic Farmhouse Rendezvous.” […]

Recipes: Caprese Salad and Salmon with Fresh Tomato Salsa

Just in time for the Jersey tomato season, chef Michael Moriello has shared two of his favorite tomato recipes, along with some advice for readers about selecting nice tomatoes. When choosing a tomato at your local farm stand or supermarket, Moriello, the owner of  La Mezzaluna in Princeton and Avanti in Pennington, recommends that you  […]

Sustainable Fare for Sustainable Jersey Farm-to-Table Fundraiser This Thursday at Terhune Orchards

  Renowned chefs from across the state will donate their time and talents to the third annual Sustainable Fare for Sustainable Jersey farm-to-table fundraiser this Thursday night at Terhune Orchards. The event includes a cocktail hour, a seven-course meal made from ingredients sourced in New Jersey and paired with wines from Terhune Orchards, and live […]

Three Princeton Restaurants Make NJ Monthly’s Top 25 List

Agricola, Mistral and The Peacock Inn made the cut for New Jersey Monthly’s 2014 list of the best 25 restaurants in the Garden State. “The products and produce of Great Road Farm—the handiwork of farmer Steve Tomlinson—fuel the imagination of executive chef Josh Thomsen and fulfill the furrow-to-fork vision of Jim Nawn, who owns the […]

Jammin’ Crêpes to Open Cafe in Downtown Princeton

Fans who flock to local farmers markets just to get another taste of one of the sweet or savory creations made by Jammin’ Crêpes are in luck. Soon, the crêpes made with seasonal local ingredients will be available all year long at a brick-and-mortar location in downtown Princeton. Princeton resident Kim Rizk, co-owner of Jammin’ […]

New Asian Fusion Restaurant Opens in West Windsor

The Peony Pavilion, a new Japanese and Asian fusion restaurant, has opened at the site of the former Sunny Garden on Farber Road just off Route 1 south, adjacent to MarketFair. Owner Lisa Shao, who has several years of experience as a local restaurateur and owns the Szechuan House in Hamilton, invested $2.5 million in […]

Camillo’s Cafe in the Princeton Shopping Center to Close for Good

Camillo’s Cafe, the cozy Italian restaurant that has called the Princeton Shopping Center home for the last eight years, is closing permanently on Saturday night. Owner Camillo Tortola, who expressed sadness about the closing, said he had no other choice because of difficulties with the new landlord. “This company has been so tough to deal […]

Four Princeton Area Restaurants Make NJ Monthy’s Top 25 List for 2013

Eno Terra, Elements, the Peacock Inn, and newcomer Agricola have been selected as top Garden State restaurants for New Jersey Monthly’s annual top 25 list.  The list was compiled by the magazine’s restaurant critics. On Agricola: “Several questions stirred the pot before the most buzzed-about opening of 2013. Not counting how to pronounce Agricola, they […]

New Gluten-Free Bakery Opening in Lawrenceville

An artisan bakery and cafe that serves gluten-free foods is replacing Buds n’ Bowls on Main Street in downtown Lawrenceville. The Victorian house at 2691 Main Street (Route 206) near the corner of Gordon Avenue has been home to a series of restaurants, including  Dennis Foy and the Lawrenceville Inn. The WildFlour Bakery & Cafe […]

Powered by WordPress. Designed by Woo Themes