15 06, 2017

Essence of Rasoi

By | 2017-06-15T01:14:58+00:00 June 15th, 2017|GET A BITE|Comments Off on Essence of Rasoi

If you’re an avid diner looking for a new experience in bold flavors and exotic dishes, then I suggest you promptly make a reservation at Rasoi, located at 727 East Avenue in Pawtucket. Rasoi, which means kitchen in Hindi, is not just your average restaurant but is a culinary experience of the scents and flavors [...]

7 12, 2015

THE GRANGE … AT THE HEART OF A GROWING COMMUNITY

By | 2015-12-10T13:25:20+00:00 December 7th, 2015|GET A BITE|Comments Off on THE GRANGE … AT THE HEART OF A GROWING COMMUNITY

Decades before “farm-to-table” became a marketing cliché at restaurants across the nation, Rob Yaffe, was exploring ways to lead others toward a plant-based diet as a path to wellness. The grandson of a raw-food vegan who practiced meditation and yoga from the 1930s to beyond, Yaffe was raised with respect for the role [...]

23 11, 2014

CELEBRATE & REJOICE

By | 2014-11-23T16:13:43+00:00 November 23rd, 2014|GET A BITE|Comments Off on CELEBRATE & REJOICE

Turn your collar up to the wind, button your coat and put a little Ho Ho Ho in your step; Holidays are here! That means house parties and gift giving and hopefully, maybe even some bubbles! This holiday season you can rest assured that you can tighten your belt and still drink well. There is [...]

23 11, 2014

CLINICA ESPERANZA/HOPE CLINIC RECEIVES BLUE CROSS & BLUE SHIELD OF RHODE ISLAND GRANT TO SUPPORT FREE WALK-IN CLINIC

By | 2014-11-23T16:15:21+00:00 November 23rd, 2014|GET A BITE|Comments Off on CLINICA ESPERANZA/HOPE CLINIC RECEIVES BLUE CROSS & BLUE SHIELD OF RHODE ISLAND GRANT TO SUPPORT FREE WALK-IN CLINIC

Clínica Esperanza/ Hope Clinic (CEHC) has received $50,000 in grant funding from Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island (BCBSRI) to support their CHEER walk-in clinic, which makes healthcare more accessible for Rhode Island’s uninsured. CHEER, the clinic-within-a-clinic located in the Olneyville neighborhood of Providence, opened in 2012 with pilot funding from BCBSRI, and [...]

26 07, 2013

ATOMIC! Catering to You

By | 2013-07-29T19:08:52+00:00 July 26th, 2013|GET A BITE|Comments Off on ATOMIC! Catering to You

The evening began when Holly Sousa, Executive Chef/Event Coordinator for Atomic Catering delivered plates of delicacies she prepared especially us to taste and enjoy. Holly graduated from Johnson & Wales in 2009, interning at both JWU and Babson College in catering and food services. Atomic Catering is part of the Marra Group, which acts as [...]

30 05, 2013

GOOD FOOD FOR THE GREATER GOOD: KITCHEN BAR

By | 2013-06-09T16:54:34+00:00 May 30th, 2013|GET A BITE|Comments Off on GOOD FOOD FOR THE GREATER GOOD: KITCHEN BAR

Last Thursday, Rhode Islanders were out in droves at more than 20 restaurants in town in support of AIDS Project Rhode Island’s “Dine Out for Life” fund-raising event. The Kitchen Bar’s friendly Hope Street restaurateur “Sammy” Katsaras generously joined the community in support of the cause by donating a portion of the night’s proceeds. I [...]

1 04, 2013

Basta! So Much More Than Just Pasta!

By | 2013-04-02T12:34:40+00:00 April 1st, 2013|GET A BITE|Comments Off on Basta! So Much More Than Just Pasta!

“Our artisan Neapolitan pizzas are made with the freshest, high quality ingredients, which are for the most part imported from Italy. Our dough recipe is over 100 years old and our 1,000 degree oven can cook a pizza in 60 seconds. The process is a science we took a lot of time to perfect.”  ~ [...]

4 02, 2013

Whole Foods Market on Waterman

By | 2013-02-12T13:05:18+00:00 February 4th, 2013|GET A BITE|Comments Off on Whole Foods Market on Waterman

1>RECIPE: Cissé Trading Co. Milk Chocolate Chip Brownie Sundaes with Toasted Almonds and Satsuma Tangerines Author: Jenny McCoy Pastry, Chef & Co-founder >CISSÉ TRADING CO. 1 box Cissé Trading Company Milk Chocolate Chip Brownies 3⁄4 cup sliced almonds 1 pint vanilla bean ice cream, recipe follows 3 satsuma tangerines, segments Follow the directions on the [...]

25 12, 2012

The Elephant Room

By | 2012-12-27T15:02:15+00:00 December 25th, 2012|GET A BITE|0 Comments

THE ELEPHANT ROOM (Offering up more than just Tea for Two) Review & Photography: Ronni Edmonds If you’re in the mood to enjoy a nice, soothing and flavorful cup of hot tea then look no further than The Elephant Room, a new tea shop located at 2170 Broad Street, in the quaint Pawtuxet Village area [...]

28 11, 2012

Viva La Paragon

By | 2012-12-27T22:07:34+00:00 November 28th, 2012|GET A BITE|13 Comments

I was looking forward to a nice dining experience at Viva Paragon even though I wasn’t enthusiastic about driving there. Its location in the heart of the Brown University campus provides a parking challenge at best. However, when my gal pal Selena and I ventured down Thayer, we were pleasantly surprised to find a suitable [...]