Category Archives: Eats

Passports Wine Dinner Thursday March 20th- $40 Includes Wines Paired With 4 Courses

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They Came, They Clawed, They Fricked It Up!

Would You Look At These Pretentious Bananaheads Crowing Around All Proud Of Themselves For Messing Up Perfection? If you want to read the horror story that they pass off as a recipe (and claimed they conquered no less) Click Here- … Continue reading

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2014 Saturday St Joseph’s Feast Pictures From Sista Felicia

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Groppo Family Saint Joseph Day Pasta

Filming continues for Gloucester’s Feast of Saint Joseph community film project, today at the beautifully warm and welcoming home of Nina and Frank Groppo. Many Helping Hands Thank you from the bottom of my heart Groppo Family and Friends. I could … Continue reading

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Broadcasting Live Now As Of 10:53AM St Joseph’s Pasta Feast Prep In Sista Felicia’s Kitchen

  We’re Live Now As Of 10:53AM  St Joseph’s Pasta Feast Prep In Full Effect! Click Here To See Sista Felicia’s Kitchen Live- http://www.ustream.tv/channel/sista-felicia-s-kitchen

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Video- Making Espresso With Cousin Joe Marcantonio

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Live Broadcasting Sista Felicia’s Friday Night St Joseph’s Feast

Click here to see the live feed, ask questions, we’re live! http://www.ustream.tv/channel/sista-felicia-s-kitchen

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Make Sista Felicia’s Orange and Finochio (fennel) Salad

Orange and Finochio (fennel) Salad all photos and recipe from Sista Felicia Ingredients: 5 Finochio (fennel bulbs) 8 oranges 1/2 cup fresh mint leaves ¼ cup fresh oregano leaves 1 medium onion Juice of 2 lemons ½ cup pitted black … Continue reading

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Sfinci di San Giuseppe Rounds off a Trio of Traditional Saint Joseph Treats from Maria Cracchiolo and Family at Caffe Sicilia

Sfinci di San Giuseppe For non-Sicilians, like myself, you may be wondering what exactly are Sfinci di San Giuseppe? The way Maria, Nina, and Domenic make them, Sfinci are amazing creamy puffs, fried to golden-brown perfection, and filled with Caffe Sicilia’s … Continue reading

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Caffe Sicilia’s St. Joseph Zeppole or, in Other Words, A Cloud of Sweetness Sent from the Heavens!

From the first moment I sampled Maria and Nina’s Zeppole, I thought I had died and gone to food-lovers heaven! And I am not the only one in my family who felt the same. After spending the morning filming at … Continue reading

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Sista Felicia Cooks For St Joseph’s Day Filmed By Gianni Gallo Part I Filmed By Gianni Gallo

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You put what on my burger??? Stones Pub Perfection

I was a bit skeptical about this one folks. I love me a proper burger, and nobody fire grills one in this town better than Stones Pub….but Dayum! May I introduce to you, The Peanut Butter Bacon Burger from heaven!! … Continue reading

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Joe Virgilio Making the Saint Joseph Rolls

This morning we continued filming for Gloucester’s Feast of Saint Joseph Film Project; today at Virgilio’s! So many thanks to Joe Virgilio for taking time from his busy, busy work day running the bakery. We talked a bit about the … Continue reading

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Neil Young, Massachusetts’ most “distinctive” artist, just might revolutionize digital music today at SXSW

A recent blog by Paul Lamere of Echo Nest (in Somerville, MA) claims to have analyzed listener data from music streaming services to determine the most “distinctive” artists by state.  His method is very interesting, if a tad wonkish (see his explanation … Continue reading

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The Studio Is Now Hiring! You Heard It Here!

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Filming Continues on Gloucester’s Feast of Saint Joseph Film Project, Today at Caffe Sicilia!

Preparing and baking the special San Guiseppe bread is a family endeavor at Caffe Sicilia. Within an hour’s time, Maria, Nina, and Domenic created dozens of loaves of bread in religiously significant shapes of St. Joseph’s staff, angels, and even … Continue reading

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A Cow and a Lobster Walked into a Bar and….

Try as I may, I can’t come up with a good punchline, but I did get an excellent meal out of it! The Surf and Turf Burger at the Yard House in Lynnfield totally hit the spot during “Mommy and … Continue reading

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Leonardos Makes A Pretty Damn Good Steak and Cheese

The meat is super lean and the way they toast the buns at Leonardos takes any sub to the next level. Leonardo’s also has some awesome french fries to go.  They have the packaging thing down pat where you can … Continue reading

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Gloucester Classic- St Joseph’s Sandwich at Virgilios

If you haven’t had one I’d say it’s one of those things that even if you moved here ten years ago I still wouldn’t consider you a local.

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We’re Off to See the Wizard!

My friend, Briar Fandetti Forsythe, is a not only a fabulous baker, but also a movie buff. In April she is attending the Turner Film Festival, Los Angeles, where a huge celebration is scheduled for the 75th anniversary of The … Continue reading

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St Joseph’s Pasta Making Photo Dump

Hour 6 and Still Going Strong:

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Seasonal Openings 2014; Part I

I got all tingly just typing that. “Seasonal Openings“. OMG these polar vortexes can kiss my ass this winter is almost over. The forsythia will bloom and next week you can scrape some hard ground and plant some peas on … Continue reading

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GMG Local Outstanding Food Value Post

To join the GMG Community Group Page click here This copied from the discussion on the GMG Community Group Page- About to begin writing a new page for GMG highlighting the best local food values.Examples: Leonardo’s currently has $6.99 lg … Continue reading

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Guess where Rick and I went to lunch?

Mayor Kirk and Mayor Cahill, from Beverly, were also having lunch at Passports as well. Busy day at Passports, Julie LaFontaine and the CEO from the Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce Ken Riehl as well.

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$4.99Lb T-Bone and Porterhouse Steaks at Stop and Shop Right Now. Go Get ‘Em

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