Tarrytown House Estate on the Hudson turns 45 this year. To celebrate, the country's first conference center is offering guests a 1964 Getaway Package, which includes an overnight stay, retro-style dinner for two in Cellar 49, two retro beers at Cellar 49's bar, breakfast for two and a CD of classic 1960s music, for $196.40.
An aerial view of the Tarrytown House Estate's 26 acres
For more information, visit the Tarrytown House's Web site.
The Beef Checkoff is now seeking entries for the 2009 Beef Backer Awards for foodservice. The awards recognize foodservice operations that show leadership and innovation in menuing and promoting beef. It is open to both commercial and noncommercial independents and chains.
Chef's Stirrings is the official blog of Chef Magazine, the industry publication for restaurant and foodservice professionals. The blog offers culinary news and online exclusives from the editors ofChef.