Monday, Monday …

by rdelay on April 24, 2017

April 24, 2017

Today’s Lunch Special:
No Lunch Special Today !!


Today’s Featured Panino:
Toscano – Mild Mortadella Salami with Pistacchio & Garlic,  Mild Pecorino Cheese, Lettuce and Whole Grain Mustard on  Artisan Bread. Toasted to perfection on our Panini Grill.
$10.50 Tax Included



Caprese- Fresh Mozzarella, Tomatoes and Basil Pesto

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

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

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

Hot Coppa – Hot Coppa Salami, Hot Roasted Red Peppers, Hot Calabrian Chutney Sauce, Arugula and Provolone Cheese

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

Tacchino – Turkey, Lettuce, Tomato, BellWether  Farms Fresh Cheese Spread & Spicy Calabrian Chutney Sauce

Toscano – Mild Mortadella 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)

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 discriminating.


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

Today’s Featured Flavor:
Lemon Curd

 Today’s Flavors:
Lemon Curd
Animal Cookie
Cookies & Cream
Maple Walnut
Honey Pecan
Peanut Butter Swirl
Raspberry White Chocolate Chip
Blueberry Swirl

Frutti Di Bosco
Strawberry Peach Moscato
Peach Mango
Raspberry Lemon


Random Facts.

1. In support of science check this out:
Extracting Ant Venom:

2. The average inmate at Alcatraz read 75-100 books per year.

3. The British Standards Institution has a 5,000 word report on the correct way to make a cup of tea.

4. In Slovakia, using the names Britain or Great Britain instead of the United Kingdom can land you with a €6,600 fine.

5. When Picasso was interrogated by an SS officer about his painting Guernica, “Did you do that?” Picasso replied, “No, you did.”.

6. The Wars of the Roses weren’t called that. Sir Walter Scott invented the name four centuries after the conflict.

7. It takes the Solar System about 240 million years to complete one orbitof the Galaxy.


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  Paddle Boarding on the River

For those who love and respect the outdoors, do The Napa River History Tour with Justin Perkins:

For observing the night sky, try one of these gentlemen:

 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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  Shopping and Dining in Napa at it’s very best … Go to Home    

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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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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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The “La Bomba”

February 1, 2014

La Bomba. Treat your sweetheart to the La Bomba.  Personal Sweet Chocolate Bundt Cake topped with you favorite gelato flavor and whipped cream.

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Frati Napa. An impartial view …

October 3, 2013

Check it out !!  

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Tour of the Sistine Chapel like you’ve never seen before

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MICHELANGELO’S MASTERPIECEHere  is an amazing bit of technology that you would never see in  person, and you would NEVER be alone in the room. It is ALWAYS  VERY CROWDED and of course you can’t see Michelangelo’s  artwork close up as you can here. This is especially  spectacular if you have a large high-definition screen! Too  […]

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