It’s Meatball Wednesday at Frati …

by rdelay on May 25, 2016

May 25, 2016

Dr.  Gelato’s  Plate of the Day:
Italian Meatball Platter with Ricotta Bruschetta
$12.99 Tax Included

Italian Meatball Platter CloseUp


Dr. Gelato’s Featured Panino:
Calabrese – Soppressata (Spicy Italian Salami), Arugula, Provolone and Sun-dried Tomato pesto on artisan bread. Toasted to perfection on our panini grill. Served with a little side salad.
$10.50 Tax Included

Calabrese Panini

 

 

Today’s Full Panini List:

Caprese- Fresh Mozzarella, Tomatoes and Basil Pesto

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

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

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

Speck- Lightly Smoked Prosciutto, Mozzarella Cheese and Basil Pesto Spread

Hot Coppa – Hot Coppa Salami,  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:
Peanut Butter OreoPeanut Butter Oreo Cookie

 

Wednesday Flavors:
Peanut Butter Oreo
Banana
Toasted Almond
Caramelized Fig
Tiramisu
Modena
Boysenberry
Regina ( Napa’s own EVOO)
Fior Di latte
Belgian Chocolate
Frate

Sorbetti:
Limoncello
Limone
Frutti Di Bosco
Strawberry Brachetto
Raspberry Mango
Peach Mango


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. Ontario, Canada, has more than 250,000 lakes. They contain about1/5 of the world’s fresh water.

2. Astronauts often lose their fingernails after conducting spacewalks.

3. Manhole covers are round so that they don’t fall into the opening. Square covers would fall in on the diagonal.

4. A survey revealed that 52% of women say their husband is not their soulmate

5. George W. Bush was the head cheerleaderduring his high school senior year. At Yale, he also was a cheerleader.

6. On this day in 1787, The Constitutional convention opens at Philadelphia with George Washington presiding; In 1925, John Scopes is indicted for teaching Darwinian theory in school; In 1935, Jesse Owens sets six world records in less than an hour in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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Tuesday’s Treats …

by rdelay on May 24, 2016

May 24, 2016

Dr.  Gelato’s  Plate of the Day:
Butternut Squash Ravioli with Orange-Sage Butter Sauce
$12.99 Tax Included

Grande Cheese Ravioli with Orange-Sage Butter Sauce

 

Dr. Gelato’s Featured Panino:

Calabrese – Soppressata (Spicy Italian Salami), Arugula, Provolone and Sun-dried Tomato pesto on Artisan bread. Toasted on our panini grill and served with a little side salad.
$10.50 Tax Included

Napa Wine Salami

 

 

Today’s Full Panini List:

Caprese- Fresh Mozzarella, Tomatoes and Basil Pesto

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

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

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

Speck- Lightly Smoked Prosciutto, Mozzarella Cheese and Basil Pesto Spread

Hot Coppa – Hot Coppa Salami,  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:
Toasted Almond

toasted almond

Tuesday Flavors:
Toasted Almond
Caramelized Fig
Peanut Butter Oreo
Panna Cotta
Tiramisu
Modena
Boysenberry
Regina ( Napa’s own EVOO)
Fior Di latte
Belgian Chocolate
Frate

Sorbetti:
Limone
Frutti Di Bosco
Strawberry Brachetto
Raspberry Mango
Peach Mango


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. Bill Gates once said that he always gives the laziest people the hardest jobs, because they’ll find the easiest way to do it

2. Since 2011, there have been at least 4 incidents of people cooking meth inside of a Walmart

3. The earliest known intelligible recording of a human voice was made in 1860

4. 4 billion years ago,Mars had an ocean covering 19% of the planet’s surface.

5. Researchers place humanity’s risk of extinction before the year 2100 at 19%

6. On this day in 1543, Nicolaus Copernicus publishes proof of a sun-centered solar system. He dies just after publication; In 1764, Boston lawyer James Otis denounces “taxation without representation,” calling for the colonies to unite in opposition to Britain’s new tax measures; In 1941, The British battleship Hood is sunk by the German battleship Bismarck. There are only three survivors; In 1951, Willie Mays begins playing for the New York Giants.

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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 Information Center http://www.visitnapavalley.com/things_to_do.htm http://www.offthehookflyfishing.com/ http://www.NapaValleyPaddle.com  Paddle Boarding on the River 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 […]

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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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