Tom Natan

    • Resolution-ary news

      Sadly, it seems you need a little more exercise than this to get the benefits of resveratrol in wine. (Photo from foodandwine.com) “OMFG: Science Says a Glass of Red Wine May Be Equivalent to an Hour at the Gym,” read a post on the American Wine Consumers Coalition (AWCC) Facebook page. It was referring to an article by Ashley Fern that appeared on the site elitedaily.com.

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    • What’s the point, anyway?

      I have no idea who this is wearing the shirt, but, as you’ll read, I definitely don’t heart the term price point. I’ve had conversations with a lot of people about resolutions lately. Whether they have them, whether it’s realistic to make them, and what drives people to torture themselves by making them in the first place.

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  • A barrel of…questions

    … a wonderful wine — so good that the Food and Wine magazine’s Italian wing declared it the best Sangiovese in Italy last fall. Better than Sangiovese from the Chianti regions. It’s made with organic grapes, and we’ll be getting the certification paperwork for future orders so we can label it that way. It’s a big wine, and that means you need pretty…

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  • The other champagne grapes

    … and Finales page. We carry six different varieties and they’re all very good with most desserts. But since there’s rosewater in the dessert, why not try the rosé ($42)? No Arbanne or Petit Meslier in it, but it does have a little red Pinot Noir wine added for the color and a lovely flavor. Bon Appetit! Tom Pistachio Cornmeal Cake with Rosewater Icing…

  • Small plates, big service

    … managed to get Cy’s family photos up in Provincetown. Although there’s no Persian food on the menu at Joon, I thought it would be fun to have a small-plate Persian food recipe. Last year I posted a recipe for Albondigas, Spanish Tapas-style meatballs. Practically every culture has its own version, and the Persian ones are called Kufteh. You can…

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  • Our wine is better than your water

    … wagons go by, but you can eat as if you do! Bon Appetit! Tom Baked Salmon with Walnuts and Bread Crumbs Serves 4 4 4-6 ounce salmon fillets, skin on, any little bones removed. 1 large clove garlic, peeled 1/4 cup walnut pieces 2 slices sandwich bread, or 5-6 baguette slices (remove the tougher parts of the crust if you’re using baguette…

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