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I’m Ditching You for the Pacific Northwest

Posted in Blog by Bill

There’s a small handful of us in the shop who have an overwhelming urge to pack up, rent a house together, and take up residency in the great Pacific Northwest.  Danielle recently made us all completely jealous by spending a week there.  Danielle’s journey, as only Danielle could tell it: I’m gonna ditch you for

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Slagel Family Farm Dinner

Posted in Blog by Bill

SLAGEL FARM DINNER May 18, 2013 By Chef John Our Slagel Family Farm day began early last Saturday morning.  Stephen, Emilee and myself packed up all of our food prep, utensils and cooking equipment and made the two hour drive down to Fairbury, Illinois.  We would be cooking the dinner with Nicole Pedersen from Found

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The Scholium Project

Posted in Blog by Bill

For those of you who have been to the shop or one of our Sunday Night dinners, you know how lucky we are to have an marvelous sommelier in Danielle.  She’s always on the hunt to bring in wines that you won’t find anywhere else.  Well, she found something that will simply blow you away.

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My Italy – 1985

Food has always been an important part of my life.  Most memories I have revolve around food.  I remember helping my grandmother  harvest vegetables from her garden on our family’s summer visits.  I also remember stealing a cucumber or two that my grandfather would slice up with his pocket knife for us to eat on

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Seder Dinner & My Favourite Plagues

Posted in Blog by Danielle

The Seder meal is a ritual feast that marks the beginning of the Jewish festival of Passover. While most tend to find feasting and drinking to be the highlights of Seder dinner, the actual purpose of the meal is to tell the story of the Israelites’ liberation from slavery in Egypt. I know what you’re

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A trip out west.

Posted in Blog by Pat L.

In mid February, my girlfriend Laura (an occasional Panozzo’s employee) and I spent two weeks vacationing in the Pacific Northwest. I have visited Seattle a couple of times before, but this was my first time to Portland. What a lovely city. As I stepped through the sliding doors at the airport, it felt like stepping

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Not just a cheese post…

Posted in Blog by Carolyn Ann

For the last couple weeks I’ve posted about the new cheeses that have arrived at the deli. This week, I have another great cheese for you, and I’m just as excited about the meat and beer pairings that go with it. Cheese first, with Toma from Point Reyes Farmstead Cheese Company.  First, let me explain

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Cheese & Jam

Posted in Blog by Carolyn Ann

Bellwether Farms Carmody was the first cheese that I brought in when the deli selection started changing.  Bellwether is located in Sonoma Country, California, run by the Callahan Family, and makes only Italian inspired cheeses.  The farm started by getting a few sheep to graze in the fields in order to keep the grasses down. 

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The cheese counter at Panozzo’s is starting to change…

Posted in Blog by Carolyn Ann

Often, when I am helping a customer that is looking for a great Italian proscuitto, salami, or cheese and I mention that some of our highest quality products are coming from the United States they look at me in disbelief.  So when it came time to revamp our cheeses I decided to go in a

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A South Sider Eats New York

Posted in Blog, news, Uncategorized by Mike

That Chicago has become of the top food cities in the country is indisputable. That New York City has always been the culinary benchmark is equally undeniable. In New York, as a recent visit illuminated, the sheer volume and vast array of eateries is overwhelming. The cool thing about New York V.2012 is that the

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