Saturday’s Surprise …

by rdelay on July 23, 2016

July 23, 2016

Dr. Gelato’s Plate of the Day:
No Special Today !!

 




Dr. Gelato’s Featured Panino:

Caprese – Fresh Mozzarella, Tomatoes and Basil Pesto on artisan bread. Toasted to perfection on our Panini Grill.
Served with a little side salad.
$8.99  Tax Included

Caprese-400 x 476


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.

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:
Nutella SwirlNutella

Saturday Flavors:
Nutella Swirl
Peach Cobbler
Cookies & Cream

Butterscotch
Raspberry White Chocolate
Ginger Pear
Tiramisu
Zabaglione

Modena
Fior Di Latte
Belgian Chocolate
Frate

Sorbetti:
Frutti Di Bosco
Raspberry Lemon
Peach Mango
Limoncello
Strawberry
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. Hitler himself was never elected by the people. He lost the presidential election but the Nazis formed a coalition that got them enough seats to demand the position of Chancellor for Hitler

2. Henry Kissinger convinced Pele to play soccer in the U.S.

3. Jose Cuervo is still produced on land granted to the family by the King of Spain in 1758. It was the first business to receive a license to produce tequila and is the oldest family run business in Mexico.

4. Data is a plural term, so we should write “the data are” not “the data is.”Datum is singular.

5. A man in California got a personalized license plate that said “No Plate” and received more than 2500 parking tickets.

6. On this day in 1865, William Booth founds the Salvation Army; In 1903,  The Ford Motor Company sells its first automobile, the Model A; In 1995, Two astronomers, Alan Hale in New Mexico and Thomas Bopp in Arizona, almost simultaneously discover a comet (Hale-Bopp).

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Italian Tuna Salad Platter Today !!

by rdelay on July 22, 2016

July 22, 2016

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

Tuna Salad Fresh Asparagus Plus




Dr. Gelato’s Featured Panino:

Caprese – Fresh Mozzarella, Tomatoes and Basil Pesto on artisan bread. Toasted to perfection on our Panini Grill.
Served with a little side salad.
$8.99  Tax Included

Caprese-400 x 476


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.

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:
Tiramisu
Tiramisu

Friday Flavors:
Tiramisu
Zabaglione

Modena
Fior Di Latte
Coconut
Fragola (Wild Strawberry)
Amaretto
Pillows & Cream
Fior Di Latte
Lemon Curd
Belgian Chocolate
Frate

Sorbetti:
Lemon Nectarine
Raspberry Mango
Peach Mango
Limoncello
Strawberry
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. Christmas was illegal in the U.S. until 1836 as it was considered an Ancient Pagan Holiday.

2. The weeks before Christmas is the most popular time for couples to break up, according to data analyzed from Facebook.

3. In Iran, a law from 2013 allows Men to marry their 13-year-old adopted daughters

4. The world’s biggest family lives together in India: a man with 39 wives and 94 children.

5. Ancient Greek democracy, the world’s first, lasted for only 185 years.

6. On this day in 1789, Thomas Jefferson becomes the first head of the U.S. Department of Foreign Affairs; In 1934, American gangster John Dillinger is shot dead by FBI officers outside a Chicago cinema; In 1943, Palermo, Sicily surrenders to General George S. Patton‘s Seventh Army; In 1966, B-52 bombers hit the Demilitarized Zone between North and South Vietnam for the first time.

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Good things in the Napa Valley

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 […]

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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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