Category Archives: Not Far Away

Lobster Roll

A weekend way out on Long Island would not be complete without a trip to the Lobster Roll . There are two; one on the north shore in Riverhead and one (aka “LUNCH”) on Route 27 east of Amagansett. Since … Continue reading

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Been There, Read That – This Little Piggy…

Two of the most notable things I’ve read this week in the world of food writing have either been specifically about pig-products or featured them prominently. Anyone who read the NY Times food section this week – or any of … Continue reading

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Road Trip (Part III) – Home again!

So happy we went out to the Island a day early – today was so wet and rainy and went by way too fast! I started the day with coffee in the rain on the beach. There was an oyster … Continue reading

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Road Trip (Part II) still from my iPhone!

As I mentioned earlier, we started our North Fork Wine Country weekend at Jamesport Winery. Owner, Ron, and host Jake were very kind, generous and accomodating. The wines were equally pleasing… We tasted pretty much everything they had on offer … Continue reading

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Road Trip! (Part I) from my iPhone!

Angela, Gregg & I decided to get out of the city for the weekend… Angela & I were supposed to be out on the north fork for a Sunday of wine tasting with the FCI gang anyway, so we came … Continue reading

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