06/23/17 6:01am

The new event space offers dining among rows of apple varieties. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

How does the idea of drinking rosé in an apple orchard adjacent to an 1860s barn sound? Or a dinner with apples cooked 16 different ways and paired with popular local ciders?

These are among the plans for the new Jamesport Manor & Orchard event space on Manor Lane this summer.   (more…)

06/10/16 2:46pm
Introducing the new Pour Le Boire cocktail truck. (Credit: Courtesy photo)

Introducing the new Pour Le Boire cocktail truck. (Credit: Courtesy photo)

Pour Le Boire, the North Fork’s newest cocktail truck, is making its debut this weekend.

The 1953 Chevrolet truck was spotted in Southampton last summer by Michael Cifarelli and his brother, David. Out of the need to do something creative for Michael’s upcoming wedding, the duo put their heads together and joined forces with Jamesport Manor Inn owner Matt Kar. Together, they turned the vintage truck into an on-the-go cocktail bar with culinary offerings.  (more…)

06/29/15 11:27am
Chef Matt kar of the jamesport Manor Inn. (Credit: Randee Daddona)

Chef Matt Kar of the Jamesport Manor Inn. (Credit: Randee Daddona)

Matt Kar didn’t establish the North Fork’s popular farm-to-table movement, but there’s no question he was one of its earliest proponents.

“John Ross was definitely the first,” Kar said during an April interview in the handsome foyer of his New American restaurant, the Jamesport Manor Inn. “But I was the second.” (more…)