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Farmers & Artisans, Flight of Five Winery to Host Food and Wine Pairing Event

Farmers & Artisans, Flight of Five Winery to Host Food and Wine Pairing Event

 

Farmers & Artisans of Snyder and Flight of Five Winery in Lockport are teaming up for a special culinary and wine event from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14. at the winery, located in Lockport’s Old City Hall at 2 Pine St.

This summer evening spectacular will include a five-course, station-style meal and dessert prepared by Farmers & Artisans chefs and paired with wines from Flight of Five Winery. A 20-minute tour of Old City Hall and the historic Lockport canal locks will also be included.

Patio Opening Marks Six-month Anniversary of Exit 2 Bar & Grille

Patio Opening Marks Six-month Anniversary of Exit 2 Bar & Grille

 

Exit 2 Bar & Grille, located at 3191 Eggert Road in Tonawanda just off Exit 2 of the I-290, recently celebrated its six-month anniversary by opening a full-service front patio to patrons. 

“Now that the weather appears to have finally changed for the better, we are able to open our patio, thereby expending our seating and giving us the ability to serve more customers,” said Lisa Galus, owner of the popular restaurant. Exit 2 is also celebrating its first summer season by offering a wide variety of summertime dining specials.

Frank’s Sunny Italy Hosts Traditional St. Joseph Table to Benefit Catholic Charities of Buffalo

Frank’s Sunny Italy Hosts Traditional St. Joseph Table to Benefit Catholic Charities of Buffalo

The Frank Sclafani family, owners of Frank’s Sunny Italy restaurant in North Buffalo, will host its three-generation annual St. Joseph Table and asks only a free will contribution to take part in the feast; there is no other charge. All are invited to the traditional meal, celebrated on the Feast of St. Joseph, which will be held from 1 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 19 at the restaurant, 2491 Delaware Ave.

The restaurant has designated Catholic Charities of Buffalo as the recipient of all of the contributions this year.

Each year, the Sclafanis choose a local charity to benefit.

The St. Joseph Table is an Italian (more specifically Sicilian) event celebrating the principal Feast Day of St. Joseph, spouse of Mary, the mother of Jesus. The Sclafani family donates the food for the meal, their family and employees volunteer their time to prepare and serve the meal. Catholic Charities’ staff also will be on hand to greet and thank participants.

Local Leaders to Discuss Using Social Media for Business at “Perfect Pairings"

Local Leaders to Discuss Using Social Media for Business at “Perfect Pairings"

Social Media Club Buffalo is proud to present Perfect Pairings at 6 p.m. this Wednesday, March 12, at Paint On Tap Studio in Williamsville. Local business leaders will discuss ways they have successfully paired their businesses with social media while guests will be provided with food and drink pairing suggestions.

“This is a perfect opportunity for people to network and learn how to use social media for their business while pairing some great food and drinks,” said Christina Singh, Social Media Club Buffalo president.

What:             Perfect Pairings

When:            Wednesday, March 12, 6pm

Where:           Paint On Tap Studio

PI CRAFT TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL PI DAY ON MARCH 14

PI CRAFT TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL PI DAY ON MARCH 14

March 14 may seem like an ordinary day to many folks. But for PI Craft Fast Fired Pizza Kitchen in Tonawanda, it’s a day to celebrate! They are taking National Pi Day to another level by giving all of customers a chance to be winners.

Not only will all customers at their location at 1750 Niagara Falls Blvd. in Tonawanda win a prize on March 14 (3.14), there will be chances to win free pizza for a year. Even better, the first fifty customers through the doors, starting at 11 a.m. will automatically get free pizza for a year!

“You don’t need a degree in math to be a winner on Pi Day,” said Jason Singer, regional manager. “Winning freshly-made, free pizza for year adds up to a great deal.” Local dignitaries, including N.Y. State Assemblyman, the Hon. Robin Schimminger, and members of the Chamber of Commerce will be on hand for the official ribbon-cutting to celebrate PI Craft and National Pi Day at 10:30 a.m. Pi Craft opened for business on Nov. 11, 2013.

Exit 2 Bar & Grille Brings Excitement to Tonawanda Dining Scene

Exit 2 Bar & Grille Brings Excitement to Tonawanda Dining Scene

 

A new gastropub featuring a wide variety of comfort foods — including delicious stuffed burgers and a daily haddock fish fry served five different ways — has opened in Tonawanda. Located at 3191 Eggert Road, Exit 2 Bar & Grille, which opened its doors on Nov. 15, hopes to celebrate with an official “grand opening” event in the near future.

“We pride ourselves on serving the freshest foods and the trendiest craft beers in a warm and cozy atmosphere,” said owner Lisa Galus. The new business is also a benefit to the local economy with the addition of 25 jobs.

Regional Foods are the Rage at Garlic’s of London

Regional Foods are the Rage at Garlic’s of London

If you happen to have a visit to nearby London, Ontario, on your 2014 schedule, make a call to Garlic’s of London for a reservation at one of the tastiest culinary destinations in the province! Conveniently located adjacent to the historic Grand Theatre, Garlic’s offers a frequently changing menu with more than a few seriously tempting selections. For example, could you go to Garlic’s and leave without trying a sample of the house-churned Garlic ice cream?