Posts Tagged ‘amaninthekitchen’

The Grind Cafe, Wading River.


What do Ducks, Home made Pretzel Bread and Church bells at Noon Have to Do with Anything? You are near the Grind Cafe. Off the beaten path is where you will find The Grind Cafe, but it’s quite easy to get there so pay attention. If you’re on your way to Phil’s Place on Wading [...]

Oven Roasted Tomatoes. A Quick and Simple Pleasure.


I love tomatoes. You name it……Salsa, fried green, sliced, sauce, juice, Bloody Mary’s. Heck, I am so proud of the variety in my garden every summer that it always takes me back to when I was a kid. My grandma would go outside with her apron and a salt shaker, pluck the ripest beefsteak tomato, [...]

Vito’s of Port Jeff. Suffolk County Finally Get’s a Real Pizzeria.


It’s amazing how difficult it is to find good Italian food in a county that is 86 miles long and 26 miles wide at its widest point……but my hard work is finally paying off. Hidden away in a shopping center on Route 347 in Port Jeff Station stands a new kid in town. Vito’s of Port [...]