It’s Italian Tuna Salad Platter Day!!

by rdelay on June 24, 2016

June 24, 2016

Dr.  Gelato’s  Plate of the Day:
Italian Tuna Salad Platter
$13.99 Tax IncludedItalian Tuna Platter w asparagus

Dr. Gelato’s Featured Panino:
Alba-  Cooked Prosciutto, Pecorino Cheese and Black Truffle Sandwich Spread  on artisan bread. Toasted to perfection on our Panini grill. Served with a little side salad.

$10.50 Tax Included

Alba white

 

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, Pecorino Cheese and Black Truffle Sandwich Spread

Spicy Porchetta – Spicy Porchetta, Roasted Red Peppers, Hot Calabrian Spread, Provolone Cheese

Longobucco – Sweet Italian Ham, Provolone Cheese, Sweet Roasted Red Peppers Marinated in EVOO, Balsamic Vinegar and Capers

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

We CATER Gelato for Corporate Events, Wedding Anniversaries, Birthdays and all fun gatherings.Bar1 (2)

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:
Pistacchio Macaroon
Pistacchio Macaroon

Friday Flavors:
Pistacchio Macaroon
Amaretto
Cookies & Cream
Butterscotch
Coconut Nectar Pecan
White Chocolate Berry
Stracciatella
Lemon Curd
Coconut
Peach Cobbler
Belgian Chocolate
Frate

Sorbetti:
Limoncello
Blood Orange
Raspberry Mango
Peach Mango
Frutti Di Bosco
Limone

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. It takes about 37 gallons(140 liters) of water to grow the coffee beans and process them to make one cup of coffee.

2.  A study found that 73% of college students report sleep problems.

3. Pope Francis gained 1 million followers on Instagram after just 12 hours of starting his account, a world record

4. The first ever 3D movie was “The Power Of Love,” a silent film released in 1922.

5. Kobe Bryant has the most missed shots in NBA history: 14,481.

6. On this day in 1896, Booker T. Washington becomes the first African American to receive an honorary MA degree from Harvard University; In 1948, The Soviet Union begins the Berlin Blockade, America responds with the Berlin Airlift; In 1964, The Federal Trade Commission announces that, starting in 1965, cigarette makers must include warning labels about the harmful effects of smoking.

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June 23, 2016

Dr.  Gelato’s  Plate of the Day:
Carpaccio of Bresaola
with
Caprese Salad
$13.99 Tax IncludedBresaola Carpaccio

Dr. Gelato’s Featured Panino:
Alba-  Cooked Prosciutto, Pecorino Cheese and Black Truffle Sandwich Spread  on artisan bread. Toasted to perfection on our Panini grill. Served with a little side salad.

$10.50 Tax Included

Alba white

 

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, Pecorino Cheese and Black Truffle Sandwich Spread

Spicy Porchetta – Spicy Porchetta, Roasted Red Peppers, Hot Calabrian Spread, Provolone Cheese

Longobucco – Sweet Italian Ham, Provolone Cheese, Sweet Roasted Red Peppers Marinated in EVOO, Balsamic Vinegar and Capers

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

We CATER Gelato for Corporate Events, Wedding Anniversaries, Birthdays and all fun gatherings.Bar1 (2)

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:
Mint Oreo
Mint Oreo

Thursday Flavors:
Mint Oreo
White Chocolate Berry
Coconut Nectar Pecan
Stracciatella
Lemon Curd
Coconut
Tiramisu
Zabaglione
Fior Di Latte
Peach Cobbler
Belgian Chocolate
Frate

Sorbetti:
Limoncello
Blood Orange
Raspberry Mango
Peach Mango
Berry Banana
Limone

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
La Bomba Lemon Polenta CakeLemon Polenta or Chocolate Bundt Cake topped with your favorite Gelato & Whipped Cream 

Random Facts …

1. If you find a lost driver’s license in the U.S., you can just drop it in a mailbox. The Postal Service will take it back to the right person.

2. Beyonce can run a mile while singing, which helps her to perform on stage without becoming exhausted.

3. 20% of Ugandans believe in witchcraft.

4. Sony sold 385 million Walkman units between 1979 and 2009.

5. Less than 10% of Manhattan buildings with 13 or more stories actually label a floor with the number 13. It’s considered bad luck to have a 13th floor. For the record, some airlines jump from row 12 to row 14.

6. On this day in 1683, William Penn signs a friendship treaty with the Lenni Lenape Indians in Pennsylvania; In 1944, In one of the largest air strikes of the war, the U.S. Fifteenth Air Force sends 761 bombers against the oil refineries at Ploesti, Romania; In 1952, The U.S. Air Force bombs power plants on Yalu River, Korea; In 1966, Civil Rights marchers in Mississippi are dispersed by tear gas.

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Good things in the Napa Valley

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Good things to do in the Napa Valley: For That Personal Touch,  See the great folks at  the Napa Valley Information 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/ For observing the night sky, try one of these gentlemen: http://www.winecountrystargazing.com/about.html […]

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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

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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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