Tuesday’s Treats …

by rdelay on June 30, 2015

June 30, 2015
Something Fun:
Go to this site.  It plays the song that was Number One on the day you were born, or the day your first child was born, or the day you got married or, or, or.  And, if there is a video available with the artist, it will play it for you.  Really a fun site.  Enjoy.

http://playback.fm/birthday-song

 

 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 …


 Frati Cappuccino

  Just good Italian Roast Coffee for Coffee Connoisseurs

Frati Capuccino


Frati Affogato
Treat yourself to a Frati Affogato – one or two scoops of gelato in a glass mug drowned with a shot or two of  Italian roast espresso. The only place in Napa where you can get a sugar high and caffeine high  at the same time .

Affogato


Dr. Gelato’s Plate of the Day:
Cheese Ravioli Salsa Rosa (Tomato & Ricotta Sauce)    $12.95 Tax Included

 

 

Today’s Featured Panino:
LONGOBUCCO – Lightly Smoked Prosciutto Cotto, Provolone and Sweet Roasted Red Peppers on artisan bread and toasted to perfection on our panini grill.  Served with a little side salad.   $9.45 Tax Included.

longobucco


T
oday’s Full Panini List:

Caprese –
Fresh Mozzarella, Tomatoes and Basil Pesto

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

Longobucco –
Prosciutto Cotto, Provolone and Sweet Roasted Red Peppers

Calabrese –
Soppressata, Arugula, Provolone and Sun-dried Tomato pesto

FontinaToast –
Toasted Ciabatta Bread with  Fontina Cheese and
Pancetta (Cooked Italian Bacon, thinly sliced)

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

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

 

Hot Coppa
Hot Coppa Salami,  Roasted Red Peppers, Hot Calabrian Spread, Bellwether Farms Soft Crescenza Cheese


We use  Clover-Stornetta Organic Whole Milk to make our gelato.
Today’s Featured Gelato Flavor:  Espresso
Espresso

 




Tuesday’s  Flavors
:
Espresso
Fragola / Strawberry
Mint Oreo
Lemon Curd
Peanut Butter
Amaretto
Vaniglia / Vanilla
Animal Cookie
Fudge Brownie
Modena
Chocolate
Frate


Sorbetti:
Strawberry
Blood Orange
Peach Mango
Limone
Frutti Di Bosco

Having lunch at CELADON, THE PEAR, THE GENERAL STORE,  MORIMOTO’s, ANGELE  or anywhere in Downtown Napa? After your delicious Napa lunch or dinner, take a walk to Frati and have some gelato or a cappuccino or maybe a little sweet wine or a cannoli.  Sit and relax a little in the comfort of a classic Italian Cafe.

Renting a bike from the famous NAPA VALLEY VELO bike shop this weekend for a little tour of Napa.Stop in at Frati for some light refreshments to re-energize yourself after the ride.

 
Napa Valley Residents can sign up for our loyalty program and earn free gelato

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Monday, Monday …

by rdelay on June 29, 2015

June 29, 2015
Some Science Facts:
A new scientific method called ‘toxineering’ turns venoms into painkillers.
Spider Venom

Scientists have developed a microparticle filled with oxygen that can be injected into the blood stream, so we can live without breathing.

 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 …


 Frati Cappuccino

  Just good Italian Roast Coffee for Coffee Connoisseurs

Frati Capuccino


Frati Affogato
Treat yourself to a Frati Affogato – one or two scoops of gelato in a glass mug drowned with a shot or two of  Italian roast espresso. The only place in Napa where you can get a sugar high and caffeine high  at the same time .

Affogato


Dr. Gelato’s Plate of the Day:
Fiocchetti Pasta with Fresh Peas & Gorgonzola    $12.95 Tax Included

Today’s Featured Panino:
TACCHINO- Turkey, Lettuce, Tomato, Sweet Bellwether Farms Fresh Cheese Spread and  a little Calabrian Spice on artisan bread and toasted to perfection on our panini grill.  Served with a little side salad.   $9.45 Tax Included.

Tacchino


T
oday’s Full Panini List:

Caprese –
Fresh Mozzarella, Tomatoes and Basil Pesto

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

Longobucco –
Prosciutto Cotto, Provolone and Sweet Roasted Red Peppers

Calabrese –
Soppressata, Arugula, Provolone and Sun-dried Tomato pesto

FontinaToast –
Toasted Ciabatta Bread with  Fontina Cheese and
Pancetta (Cooked Italian Bacon, thinly sliced)

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

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

Hot Coppa
Hot Coppa Salami,  Roasted Red Peppers, Hot Calabrian Spread, Bellwether Farms Soft Crescenza Cheese


We use  Clover-Stornetta Organic Whole Milk to make our gelato.
Today’s Featured Gelato Flavor:  Mint Oreo
Mint Oreo




Monday’s  Flavors
:
Mint Oreo
Lemon Curd
Amarena
Peanut Butter
Amaretto
Nutella Swirl
Vaniglia / Vanilla
Animal Cookie
Fudge Brownie
Modena
Chocolate
Frate


Sorbetti:
Strawberry
Blackberry Lemon
Peach Mango
Orange Grapefruit
Nectarine Strawberry
Raspberry Mango

Having lunch at CELADON, THE PEAR, THE GENERAL STORE,  MORIMOTO’s, ANGELE  or anywhere in Downtown Napa? After your delicious Napa lunch or dinner, take a walk to Frati and have some gelato or a cappuccino or maybe a little sweet wine or a cannoli.  Sit and relax a little in the comfort of a classic Italian Cafe.

Renting a bike from the famous NAPA VALLEY VELO bike shop this weekend for a little tour of Napa.Stop in at Frati for some light refreshments to re-energize yourself after the ride.

 
Napa Valley Residents can sign up for our loyalty program and earn free gelato

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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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