TASTE TEST: Dream of the '90s alive in Tomato Bar's Porklandia Remember when people were eating pizza? Vegan pizza, gluten-free pizza? Pizza with a spicy alfredo base, a pesto base, an oil and garlic base? Pizza topped with portobello mushrooms, hardwood-smoked bacon, artichoke hearts and goat cheese?There's a place where that idea still exists as a reality. And I've been there.The tomato sauce never runs dry at Tomato Bar, a modern pizzeria with locations at 79 U.S. 41 in Schererville and 2310 Laporte Ave. in Valparaiso.Cory and Blair Muro, the duo that's also behind Ricochet Tacos and The Market in Valparaiso, run the gourmet pizzeria where chefs toss spinning discs of dough in an open kitchen that features a custom-made 3,000 BTU rotating oven, a Homer Simpson Pez dispenser and a Stormtrooper standing sentinel next to a can of ingredients.Tomato Bar specializes in "outside-the-box" pizzas like The Buff, which includes a Buffalo sauce base, … [Read more...] about TASTE TEST: Dream of the ’90s alive in Tomato Bar’s Porklandia. Le Peep in Valpo offers brunch for the whole family.
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Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Bay Vista Taqueria's burrito bursting with flavor, and it's cheap eats Webster joint has plenty of flavorful fillings for burritos, tacos and more. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Subscribe Today Log In Subscribed, but don't have a login? Activate your digital access. Adam Wilcox, Special to Rochester Democrat and Chronicle USA TODAY NETWORK Published 11:30 a.m. ET April 24, 2018 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENT EMAIL MORE The joint: Bay Vista Taqueria, 1205 Bay Road, Webster, (585) 671-8226 The meal: Julia’s Shrimp Burrito The check: $13.99 The story: Dave Jackson, Bay Vista Taqueria … [Read more...] about Bay Vista Taqueria’s burrito bursting with flavor, and it’s cheap eats
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest It's National Burrito Day. Here's your Springfield menu. Most of you are probably just looking for lunch ideas. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Subscribe Today Log In Subscribed, but don't have a login? Activate your digital access. Stephen Herzog, [email protected] Published 10:39 a.m. CT April 5, 2018 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENT EMAIL MORE Today is National Burrito Day — a time to celebrate a clever food delivery method in which we take "all the good stuff" and wrap it in a big tortilla. As we learned earlier this year, Springfield has no shortage of excellent locally … [Read more...] about It’s National Burrito Day. Here’s your Springfield menu.
Rotisserie chicken collage.jpg Jacob Pucci | [email protected] Supermarket rotisserie chicken in Central New York, ranked By Jacob Pucci | [email protected] In the ever-evolving supermarket dining world that includes sushi, made-to-order burritos, brick-oven pizzas, wine, beer and alcoholic milkshakes, the rotisserie chicken has been a long-time staple. And if the crowds of shoppers huddled around the display case as a fresh batch of chickens arrive is any indication, it's a staple that's not going out of fashion. With just about every supermarket in Central New York and elsewhere offering prepared rotisserie chickens, we wanted to know which chicken was the best. For the sake of consistency, we judged plain chickens, or as close to a plain chicken as possible. Both area wholesale clubs--Costco and BJ's--were included in this ranking. The following is based off unannounced visits to grocery stores in Onondaga County. The results are listed in reverse order. Nichols … [Read more...] about Supermarket rotisserie chicken in Central New York, ranked
TASTE TEST: Barbecue lover's burrito found at Rudy's BBQ Shack VALPARAISO — After food website MUNCHIES recently tweeted a photo with the caption "Why is Brooklyn barbecue taking over the world?" and a half-empty tray of barbecue, the post went viral. It stirred up disappointed responses that such an image tried to hold a candle to quality cuisine.It was high time the Region showed its mighty, meaty reply, too.There's several barbecue joints here, but a favorite among locals is Rudy's BBQ Shack, 1305 Calumet Ave. As soon as you take the first step inside, your nostrils will be hit with the aromas of brisket cooking away in the kitchen. It's a relaxing atmosphere with intimate seating, large windows for plenty of natural light and a pleasant, lively bar area.The menu is extensive with barbecue creations and platters, and a standout is the "Huge Burrito." This creation comes stuffed with brisket, hot tips, mountain beans and macaroni and cheese. It's a neat blend of flavors … [Read more...] about TASTE TEST: Barbecue lover’s burrito found at Rudy’s BBQ Shack