10/16/19 6:00am

Credit: Farm Country Kitchen

As the seasons change and we begin to enter the cooler months there’s just one thing we’re not ready to give up: dining and imbibing al fresco.

Borrowed from Italians, the phrase “al fresco” means “in the cool air,” and while cool air can be refreshing, having a fire pit or outdoor fireplace nearby makes the outdoor experience all the cozier.

Here are our five picks for venues across the North Fork offering outdoor warmth. (more…)

05/07/19 6:00am

This week’s episode was brought to you by Peconic Bay Medical Center:

One week after launching his own YouTube cooking channel, Hellenic Snack Bar & Restaurant owner George Giannaris joined us to talk about the inspiration behind it and some of what he’s learned in his decades in the restaurant business. (more…)