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by rdelay on July 25, 2016

July 25, 2016

Dr. Gelato’s Plate of the Day:
Pear & Gorgonzola Fiocchetti Pasta
with
Arugula Pesto Sauce
$14.99 Tax Included

Fiocchetti with Arugula Pesto




Dr. Gelato’s Featured Panino:

Longobucco – Prosciutto Cotto, Provolone and Sweet Roasted Red Peppers  on artisan bread. Toasted to perfection on our Panini Grill.
Served with a little side salad.
$9.49 Tax Included
longobucco


Today’s Full Panini List:

Caprese- Fresh Mozzarella, Tomatoes and Basil Pesto

Scamorza – Smoked Mozzarella Cheese and Pancetta  (Cooked Italian Bacon) 

Tacchino – Turkey, Lettuce, Tomato, Sweet Bellwether Farms Cheese Spread and a little Calabrian Spice 

Calabrese – Soppressata (Spicy Italian Salami), Arugula, Provolone and Sun-dried Tomato pesto

Alba –  Cooked Prosciutto, Mild Pecorino Cheese and Black Truffle Sandwich Spread

Longobucco – Prosciutto Cotto, Provolone and Sweet Roasted Red Peppers

 Hot Coppa – Hot Coppa Salami,  Roasted Red Peppers, Hot Calabrian Spread, Provolone Cheese

Toscano – Mild Italian Salami with Pistacchio & Garlic, Mild Pecorino Cheese, Lettuce and Whole Grain Mustard.

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DID YOU KNOW?
You can enjoy an Epicurean treat at Frati …
Frati handcrafts one 5 liter pan of gelato at a time.  Our process is very labor intensive and is designed to yield the smoothest, most intensely flavored gelato possible.  The big guys produce for the masses. We handcraft for the discerning.

We use  Clover-Stornetta Organic Whole Milk to make our gelato.


Today’s Featured Flavor is:
Madagascar Vanilla
Madagascar Vanilla

Monday Flavors:
Madagascar Vanilla
Mint Oreo
Caramelized Fig
Animal Cookie
Apple Pie
Ginger Pear
Belgian Chocolate
Frate

Sorbetti:
Lemon
Strawberry
Limoncello
Frutti Di Bosco
Lemon Raspberry
Strawberry Pineapple


Can you do the Napa Passeggiata???
Are you planning to enjoy a delicious meal at one of Napa’s great downtown restaurants?  If so, you should also plan on taking a little stroll (Passeggiata – classic Italian evening past time)  after dinner to Frati Cafe on the Riverfront for one of our great desserts …

Frati La Bomba
Chocolate La Bomba bestLemon Polenta or Chocolate Bundt Cake topped with your favorite Gelato & Whipped Cream 

Random Facts …

1. While receiving a single tattoo temporarily weakens your immune system,receiving several tattoos over time could strengthen it

2. Even a small meteoroid of 5 kg (10 lbs) can excavate a huge crater over 9 meters (30 ft) across the lunar surface because the Moon has little or no atmosphere.

3. “In God We Trust” was declared the U.S.national motto in 1956. It first appeared in 1861 because of the increased religious sentiment existing during the Civil War.

4. Drinking 2 to 4 cups of coffee daily has been found to drop the risk of suicide by 50% compared to non-coffee drinkers.

5. It’s not strictly true that no soundvibrations can travel through spaceat all, but humans would not be able to hear any sounds in space.

6. On this day in 1850, Gold is discovered in the Rogue River in Oregon, extending the quest for gold up the Pacific coast; In 1861, The Crittenden Resolution, calling for the American Civil War to be fought to preserve the Union and not for slavery, is passed by Congress; In 1943, The Crittenden Resolution, calling for the American Civil War to be fought to preserve the Union and not for slavery, is passed by Congress; In 1944, Allied forces begin the breakthrough of German lines in Normandy; In 1978, The first test-tube baby, Louis Brown, is born in Oldham, England.

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Good things in the Napa Valley

by rdelay on November 22, 2015

Good things to do in the Napa Valley:
For That Personal Touch,  See the great folks at  the Napa Valley Welcome Center
http://www.visitnapavalley.com/things_to_do.htm
http://www.offthehookflyfishing.com/
http://www.NapaValleyPaddle.com  Paddle Boarding on the River

For those who love and respect the outdoors, do The Napa River History Tour:
http://napariverhistorytour.com/

Every Tuesday Evening thru October. 
Community Paddle Board Night.
Ride the Tide !!
6 PM at the Riverfront Boat dock.
$10 donation gets you on the river with a paddle board.
https://fonr.org/2016/06/25/nvp-community-paddle-ride-the-tide-tuesday/

For observing the night sky, try one of these gentlemen:
http://www.winecountrystargazing.com/about.html
Astrobuffmike@napanet.net

 Do the Passeggiata in Napa …
Are you having dinner at one of Napa’s great downtown restaurants?  If so, you should also plan on taking a little stroll (Passeggiata – classic Italian evening past time) after dinner to Frati Cafe on the Riverfront for one of our great Italian desserts …

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Napa Riverfront Shopping and Dining …

September 27, 2014

If you are coming to Napa to enjoy some world class  wine tasting, you can also enjoy some great upscale shopping on the Napa Riverfront.  Following is a list of some of the superb shops in the Riverfront Complex and they are ALL open: Shops: Scott Lyall   Men’s Shop Marie Lyall  Shoe’s etc. Cake Plate Boutique  Women’s Fashions Danielle […]

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Napa Eagles Cycling Club

September 13, 2014

Napa Eagles Cycling Club Relaxing,  Refueling and Refreshing on our patio by the Napa river.  They just finished a stimulating 25 mile Saturday morning excursion.

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“The Affogato”

May 31, 2014

One or two scoops of your favorite gelato in a glass mug. Then drown it with a single or double shot of Espresso. An Italian Classic begging to be devoured ….

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2014 Winner

May 28, 2014

Frati  received Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence. We are a 2104 Winner !  

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New Frati Gelato Panini Today !!

May 3, 2014

Saturday,  May 3.   Buon Giorno, Amici.  An absolutely spectacular day here in Napa. Lots of people out strolling the Napa Riverfront Promenade.   Today we are introducing the Frati Gelato Panini.   Warm on the outside.  Cold on the inside. Sweet all over  …. Today May 3, we are introducing our new Hot Gelato […]

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Winners: Return of the Swallows Contest –

April 14, 2014

The Swallows  were recorded in at 9:14 AM April 10. The Winners of the Return of the Swallows Contest are: Leslie Severe, Margo Treweek, Marissa Holmer, Yvonne Manahan, Thayne Porlier, Thomas Orr, Wendy Bennett, Janice Mathews, Pattie Paris, Nicole Shields.  A bonus first entry gelato is being awarded to Art Morgan for his responsiveness and enthusiasim. […]

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Sandwich or Panini; We got ’em and we toast ’em …

February 11, 2014

Tuesday,  February 11. Buon Giorno, Amici. Now looks dry through the weekend. Still could use a little more H2O from the sky. Make your Valentine’s Day plans now. Bring your Sweetheart to Frati on Valentine’s Day. We are offering the “Cena D’Amore” (Supper of Love). Dinner for two: $50 plus tax includes Aperitivo, Burrata Mozzarella […]

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Frati Coffee considered to be best “Break” fluid …

February 10, 2014

Monday,  February 10. Buon Giorno, Amici. Looks like the rain has stopped for a few days. More coming the end of the week.   No Swallows yet …. Make your Valentine’s Day plans now. Bring your Sweetheart to Frati on Valentine’s Day. We are offering the “Cena D’Amore” (Supper of Love). Dinner for two: $50 […]

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