|such a pretty dining room|
A well thought out menu, a dynamic and eclectic wine list (thank you very much) and a terrific staff made this place magic. Sadly it closed in July of 2010. A victim of the crappy economy. I miss the calamari. It was unlike any you've ever had.
basis played host to my WHS RAMS right before the end. Everyone had a good time.
|the WHS RAMS send their love to our friend DEE|
|The cool kids table|
|Ol' buddies !|
Once upon a time our owner came to me with a drink special idea. "Twinkles" he said. (that was my nick-name) How 'bout a Sangria or something like that? OK. So I went through all my books and magazines and I put this together. We served it every summer until the end.
The formula is simple:
Keep in mind we made this in huge volumes so if you don't need this much, reduce. C'mon you can do math right?
12 ripe peaches pitted and sliced
1 bottle of Riesling 750 ml
1/2 cup sugar
1/4 cup peach schnapps
1 bottle of peach nectar (this can be tough to find) 38 oz
1 bottle of white grape juice 64oz
handful of fresh raspberries
one orange sliced
2 lemons sliced
Combine everything in a large container and let it soak overnight. Pour over ice in a large glass and garnish with some of the peach slices and a few raspberries. One glass makes everything so much better.
Two makes everything fantastic.
Tonight we're Cooking poor, DRINKING rich. Get your grub on. Ciao.