Bite Into Exciting News From Local Charities

  INNOVATION + PROGRESS WITH FOOD PANTRY Charity: Catholic Charities of Rockland The Deets: During their Blessing of the Soil Event on April 22nd, Catholic Charities will unveil their new greenhouse, located at 78 Hudson Avenue. The greenhouse is the first of its kind in the New York region to be constructed to benefit a food pantry. The greenhouse, funded through a grant from NYS Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski’s office, will help provide healthy food choices to hundreds of families and help educate people on the value of gardening and the importance of making healthy choices. This is not only an [...]

By | 2017-02-23T21:55:12+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|community, ignite, westchester|0 Comments

Food Philosophy with Chef Christian Petroni

[av_one_full first min_height=” vertical_alignment=” space=” custom_margin=” margin=’0px’ padding=’0px’ border=” border_color=” radius=’0px’ background_color=” src=” background_position=’top left’ background_repeat=’no-repeat’ animation=”] [av_video src=’https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KeMz71Ua3RU’ format=’16-9′ width=’16’ height=’9′] [av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=”] Chef Christian Petroni—chef, restaurateur and TV personality—is well-known for taking pairing his social media posts with a bit of Parmesan-encrusted humor. But the creator behind Fortina took a pause the laughs to have a heart to heart about where our food comes from during this year’s Greenwich Wine & Food Festival. While I love Christian’s sense of humor, the five minutes  he took to talk about his food philosophy was refreshing and empowering. “This is the way we [...]

By | 2016-10-17T00:12:42+00:00 October 17th, 2016|chefs, eat + drink, fairfield, ignite, positive quotes, westchester|0 Comments