An easy and very Italian appetizer is a caprese salad.  There are only a few ingredients, yet it looks stunning on a plate, smells fantastic and tastes delicious. 1 1/2 pounds High Moisture Mozzarella 1 1/2 pounds Vine ripened tomatoes (or heirloom if you’re willing to splurge) 1/2 bunch Fresh Basil, washed and coarsely chopped 2 teaspoons Coarse Salt (or to taste) 1/4 teaspoon Pepper 2-3 teaspoons Extra Virgin Olive Oil Why did I write high moisture mozzarella you may ask?  Because this is the kind of mozzarella that is delicious and oozing with “juice” and adds to the dish.  However, if you are shopping for your mozzarella at 7Mile, you might not be able to find it.  I was only  able to find “Low Moisture” mozzarella – and this works, too (you can actually make your own relatively easily – if you’d like…

Sorry for the long absence of specials – we have had some events over the past few weeks.  One of them has been our biggest event to date and we have been doing a couple of bar mitzvahs and a few fundraisers.  Please keep us in mind – we would very much appreciate the opportunity to bid on any event you have coming up. Our friends in Indiana made a “Challah”ween a few years ago, and I thought the name was fantastic.  So here’s our special: “Challah”Ween Special (for $15 a portion): Appetizer: Pumpkin Challah or Pumpkin muffins Soup: Butternut Squash Soup Main Course: Chicken Roulade with Sundried tomatoes, spinach and white wine Sides: Jasmine rice with corn and red peppers Citrus Glazed Carrots Dessert: Chocolate peanut butter cups (parve) – $2 each portion (2 in each portion) For orders over $75 and in…