Downtown Ithaca Chili Cook-Off Sat., Feb. 11

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  Come to Moosewood, get in from the cold and try our latest chili!    CARIBBEAN JERK TOFU AND BEAN  CHILI with cilantro sour cream Get $1 off a pint of draft beer  if you show your Chili Cook-Off ticket Saturday, February 11th, 2017 11:30-4pm (Sunday Raindate)  The 19th Annual Great Downtown Ithaca Chili Cook-off […]

Ithaca Loves Teachers – Winter Recess 2017

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  Moosewood Welcomes Teachers!   Friday, Feb. 17 – Sunday Feb. 26th Show your VIT or Teachers Pet Pass to get a free Moosewood pint glass or coffee mug with purchase of an entrée.  In addition, get 10% off featured cocktails, beers and wines.   Winter Recess, now in its 11th year, is a celebration of pre- […]

Puttanesca Sauce

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Puttanesca Sauce is zesty tomato sauce with body, accented with capers, Kalamata olives, and red pepper flakes. It’s as saucy and irrepressible as the ladies of the night for whom it is named.   Save Print Puttanesca Sauce Recipe type: Sauce Cuisine: Italian Prep time:  15 mins Cook time:  30 mins Total time:  45 mins Serves: 7 cups […]

The 50 Most Affordable College Towns in the US

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Ithaca is Number 3 in this list, and there’s a nice mention of  Moosewood.  If we could just deal with the high cost of housing here, all our people could keep living here in the city, along with students, faculty and staff at the colleges! We have so much going for us; let’s keep our […]

Vegetarian Feijoada

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Feijoada (fay-ZHWA-dah) originated among Brazilian enslaved Africans, who prepared flavorful dishes from the leftover foods they were given. Today, feijoada is the festive national dish of Brazil. It is eaten in a leisurely fashion by friends and family as they sit around socializing and chatting, taking a little of this and a little of that […]

Brazilian Rice

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This is the rice to serve with Vegetarian Feijoada and other Latin American dishes. Just a very small amount of oil creates a rich and more flavorful rice.   Save Print Brazilian Rice Prep time:  15 mins Cook time:  40 mins Total time:  55 mins Serves: 6 to 8   Ingredients 2 cups chopped onions 1 […]