Photo Recap: Moderne Barn’s Beer & Barnacles Event

A foodie's summer isn't complete without the seafood bash of the season—Moderne Barn's Beer & Barnacles event! The 4th annual party, honoring Hillside Food Outreach, featured Captain Lawrence Brewery, Empire Brewing Company, Keegan Ales and Still the One Distillery (all complimenting small bites prepared by Chef Ethan Kostbar). The photo recap is below. {For the entire collection of photos, visit the IntoxiKate: Living Life Deliciously Facebook page.} The Livanos (the family behind restaurants like Moderne Barn and City Limits - White Plains) honored Hillside Food Outreach, a not for profit organization that provides food for those in need in Westchester and [...]

By | 2014-08-02T00:42:05+00:00 August 1st, 2014|westchester|0 Comments

Men(u) Crave: Coby Blount of Fortina

{IntoxiKate Series} We’ve all been guilty of it. Sure, the restaurant has great food, but sometimes we go for things that aren’t on the menu. Maybe it’s the ambiance, maybe it’s the VIP treatment, or maybe it’s the bartender’s eyes…. Wait, what? Men(u) Crave uncovers the cutest men in the restaurant industry, moves past those good looks, and discovers why they’re drawn to food (and why women and drawn to them)! Shortly after starting IntoxiKate, I was sitting with a friend of mine at a table near the bar at Fortina, telling her about this series. And then, this bartender appeared at [...]

By | 2014-03-23T12:09:48+00:00 March 20th, 2014|westchester|0 Comments

Five Westchester Foodie Finds

The top five things you should sink your teeth into this month. Check out Fortina’s Facebook page. When you’re not drooling over their latest dishes, you’ll be laughing over their crazy shenanigans.  Take a culinary journey with Chef Anthony Goncalves at Odyssey, a new venture at 42 The Restaurant. The Twisted Oak is new on the Tarrytown scene, but everyone is already buzzing about the poutine.  Snag one of David Dibari’s signature pies and a pen— you haven’t made it until you’ve signed the graffiti wall at The Parlor. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Tuckahoe’s Broken Bow Brewery tapped [...]

By | 2014-02-25T21:53:55+00:00 February 20th, 2014|westchester|0 Comments

Holiday Cocktails Give Back at Moderne Barn

Moderne Barn is adding a little holiday sparkle to the season. Sure, you can visit the eatery for the festive decorations—the halls were decked by famed designer Fred Schwan (who also hangs the holly at Radio City Music Hall)—but swing by to enjoy one of their holiday cocktails: ·         Hot Toddy Scotch Whiskey, Lemon, Raw Sugar, Nutmeg $9 ·         Mulled Wine Red Wine, Apple Cider, Orange Zest, Mulling Spices, Honey $9 ·         Hot Buttered Rum Dark Rum, Brown Sugar, Butter, Cinnamon, Clove, Nutmeg, Allspice $9 Added benefit? A portion of the proceeds from the sales of these seasonal spirits will [...]

By | 2013-12-13T10:53:15+00:00 December 12th, 2013|entertaining|0 Comments

Event Recap: Beer and Barnacles Event

Last night, Moderne Barn hosted their Beer and Barnacles event, a community-building evening to honor the Armonk Volunteer Fire Department. Here's the event recap, in photos. Warning: the following images will you make you hungry! A sprinkle of dill on the lobster rolls gave them an added punch of flavor. There was an abundance of passed bite-sized goodies, including these shrimp cocktail shooters. Mussels swimming in a light curry cream sauce. Over 200 people came out to support the Armonk Volunteer Fire Company.   More shooters! These crab and corn bisque samplers left me wanting more. Before the event, the [...]

By | 2013-08-01T09:12:37+00:00 August 1st, 2013|westchester|0 Comments

Beer and Barnacles Event at Moderne Barn

Get your tickets now for the Beer and Barnacles Event at Moderne Barn! A tasty tribute to the Armonk Volunteer Fire Company, the event features live music, beer and plenty of seafood options from Chef Ethan Kostbar. Not a seafood fan? Hit up a pulled pork sandwich and the pickling tasting table. Sip some suds from The Bronx Brewery, Greenport Harbor Brewing Company and Sixpoint Brewery while you enjoy tunes from the Hal Prince Music & Entertainment. The deets: Wednesday, July 31 • 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Moderne Barn • 430 Bedford Road, Armonk Tickets: $75  RESERVE YOUR TICKET NOW To learn [...]

By | 2013-07-29T02:36:05+00:00 July 27th, 2013|westchester|1 Comment