H O L I D AY G I F T G U I D E 2 0 19
HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE 2019
THIS HOLIDAY SEASON,
DECORATE YOUR DRIVEWAY
Luxury SUVs from Ray CatenaÂŽ
Modern Style with Classic Confidence for All Year Driving
Metuchen, NJ 665 Middlesex Ave. 732.549.7880
Red Bank, NJ
35 E. Front Street 732.747.7880
A Reputation Built on Commitment & Heart 553 River Rd., Fair Haven, NJ 07704 • 732.741.8336 • JONLORISALON.COM
Aberdeen, NJ | TheAddisonPark.com | 732.566.9660
EQUAL HOUSING OPPORTUNITY. THE SPONSOR IS AP BLOCK 176 VENTURE URBAN RENEWAL, LLC, AN ISTAR COMPANY, AND MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTIES EXCEPT AS MAY BE SET FORTH IN THE PUBLIC OFFERING STATEMENT. NO OFFER IS MADE WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. RENDERING BY BINYAN STUDIOS
SURFSIDE RESORT & RESIDENCES
1-4 BEDROOM HOMES FROM $1,100,00 PENTHOUSE INFORMATION AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST CLOSINGS HAVE COMMENCED 732 532 2106 ASBURYOCEANCLUB.COM
DEPARTMENTS MEMO | 10 Embrace the spirit of the holidays at Garmany. ART
beyond the gifts | 40
It’s great to get presents and attend parties, but the holidays are also a time for reflection and prayer—no matter your faith. These images capture moments of spirituality.
FEATURES gift guide for men | 13
Let the man in your life unwrap one—or more—of these stunning stocking stuffers from Garmany.
GIFT GUIDE FOR WOMEN | 26 For the woman who has everything, here are a few ideas, sure to please, from Garmany.
Top This! | 36 The hottest women’s coats and jackets will keep you warm and stylish all season long.
winter wardrobe reboot | 48 It’s never been easier to refresh your look—Garmany has the pieces you need for the holidays and beyond.
high style | 84 A simple yet polished look will help you grab the spotlight at your next special event.
No-FUSS Feast | 62
It’s hard to predict what shenanigans your relatives might pull at this year’s holiday dinner, but at least you can take solace in knowing the food will be good with these make-ahead recipes. SPIRITS
6 Sips from around the world | 75 If this year’s holiday plans don’t involve an international vacation, bring the culture home with these six countries’ signature cocktail recipes. Because a drink with friends is a universal tradition, right?
ON MODEL: Jacket, lace camisole and pants by Dorothee Schumacher, shoes by Manolo Blahnik, purse by Salvatore Ferragamo. Photography by Daniel Springston.
Embrace the Spirit
’Tis the season of giving, and we’re embracing every day of it at Garmany. Since our humble beginnings decades ago, we have always committed ourselves and our resources to helping others in any way possible—whether it’s dressing you for your next special event or filling your wardrobe with the finest clothing from the world’s greatest designers. With that said, we present to you our annual holiday issue, which is packed with fantastic ideas for all your holiday parties and, of course, dozens of gift options for the men and women in your life. Any gentleman would love to unwrap a new Loro Piana cashmere sweater or find an Alfred Dunhill,
Ettinger or Paul Smith wallet under the tree. And ladies will be overjoyed with a stocking stuffed with a Salvatore Ferragamo leather bag and Dripping in Gems earrings. Turn to pages 13 (men’s gifts) and 26 (women’s) to find the perfect present. While the thought of giving (and receiving) great gifts excites us, we also take pride in giving back to our community—all season long. This fall, for instance, friends and family joined us in our continued support of the Boomer Esiason Foundation. The annual Garmany Boom fundraiser helped raise money for the organization, whose mission is to assist cystic fibrosis patients and their families. We also teamed with the Ray Catena Auto Group and Nespresso for our Cars and Caffeine event, an initiative that hits close to home. It was a fun and wonderful time all for a great cause—attendees had the chance to drive bucket-list exotic cars while donating to the Susan G. Komen Foundation for breast cancer awareness and research. This month, our guys are participating in the No Shave November shave-off event to benefit the fight against cancer. What truly makes the holidays special, however, is the time spent with family. For me, this includes the entire staff at Garmany —all of whom I consider my family—and our loyal customers. From my family to yours, have a happy and safe holiday!
121 BROAD STREET RED BANK, NJ TELEPHONE: 732.576.8500 WWW.GARMANY.COM Editor in chief RITA GUARNA creative Director STEPHEN M. VITARBO senior Editor DARIA MEOLI senior Associate Editor DARIUS AMOS lifestyle editor HALEY LONGMAN Editorial assistant GIANNA BARONE
art director VICTORIA BEALL Contributing Photographer DANIEL SPRINGSTON PUBLISHING STAFF group Publisher SHAE MARCUS associate publisher JODI BRUKER director of sales MONICA DELLI SANTI Account Executives KAREN AZZARELLO, JESSICA SALERNO Director of Production and Circulation SUSAN WINDRUM Advertising Services director JACQUELYNN FISCHER graphic designer, ad services VIOLETA MULAJ production art associate CHRIS FERRANTE Accounting AGNES ALVES, MEGAN FRANK, RANDY TASHJIAN PUBLISHED BY Chairman CARROLL V. DOWDEN President & CEO MARK DOWDEN Senior Vice Presidents SHAE MARCUS, CARL OLSEN Vice Presidents NIGEL EDELSHAIN, THOMAS FLANNERY, RITA GUARNA GARMANY Magazine is published by Wainscot Media, 1 Maynard Dr., Park Ridge, NJ 07656, in association with Garmany. Copyright © 2019 by Wainscot Media, LLC. All rights reserved. Editorial Contributions: Write to Editor, GARMANY, 1 Maynard Dr., Park Ridge, NJ 07656; telephone 201.571.2244; email firstname.lastname@example.org. The magazine is not responsible for the return or loss of unsolicited submissions. Subscription Services: To change an address or request a subscription, write to Subscriptions, Garmany, 121 Broad Street, Red Bank, NJ 07701; telephone 732.576.8500. Advertising Inquiries: Contact Shae Marcus at 856.797.2227 or email@example.com.
挀漀氀漀爀㨀 䀀氀愀甀爀攀渀挀漀氀漀爀猀 ⼀ 猀琀礀氀攀㨀 洀攀氀椀猀猀愀洀栀愀椀爀
732-530-6865 www.eyedesignnj.com 90 Broad Street â&#x20AC;¢ Red Bank, NJ 07701
gift guide for men
Let the man in your life unwrap oneâ&#x20AC;&#x201D; or moreâ&#x20AC;&#x201D;of these perfect presents from Garmany. Photography by Daniel Springston
Clockwise from top left, gray half-zip by Brunello Cucinelli, maroon and navy cable knit sweaters, call to inquire, beige, black, gray and blue half-zips by Garmany.
Gray and light gray jeans by Jacob Cohen, dark blue jeans by PT05, light blue and green jeans by Garmany, tan jeans by Hudson Jeans.
Paisley blue and multicolored scarves by Etro, charcoal, gray and blue scarves by Isaia, geometric print scarves by Kiton.
Gloves by Hestra.
Clockwise from top left, white sneakers by Common Projects, camouflage and leather sneakers by Golden Goose, tan and camouflage sneakers by Trask, gray sneakers (center) by Scarpe di Bianco.
Clockwise from center left, gray and brown suede boots by Trask, navy suede boot by Salvatore Ferragamo, brown and navy lace-up boots by Santoni.
From left to right, tuxedo shoes by Salvatore Ferragamo and Santoni.
Black and tan and patent black wallets by Ettinger, lighters, pen, blue geometric and marble wallets by Alfred Dunhill, gray wallets by Salvatore Ferragamo.
From top, gray sweater by Peter Millar, blue twotoned sweater by Maurizio Baldassari, gray sweater by Brunello Cucinelli, black sweater by Patrick Assaraf.
Scarf, hat, gloves and robe by Paul Smith.
The Channel Club WAT E R F R O N T W E D D I N G S & E V E N T S I N M O N M O U T H B E AC H 2 Channel Drive, Monmouth Beach, NJ 07750 732.229.3131 | channelclubnj.com @channelclubevents
Itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Rare To Find Something This Well Done
Our innovative cuisine features the finest cuts of dry-aged beef and fish delivered fresh daily.Â Mahogany walls and fireplaces create a truly authentic steakhouse environment in the heart of central Jersey.
33 Broad Street Red Bank, NJ 732.450.2427
Group rates are available for corporate and holiday functions. Contact our event planning department at 908.809.9081 or firstname.lastname@example.org
777 US 202 North Raritan, NJ 908.707.1777 charsteakhouse.com
gift guide for women
For the woman who has everything, here are a few ideas, sure to please, from Garmany.
Photography by Daniel Springston
Charm necklace, beaded bracelet and feather earrings by Dripping in Gems.
Quilted bags by MZ Wallace.
Bags and leather belt by Salvatore Ferragamo.
Bags by Salvatore Ferragamo.
Gloves and knit hats by Canada Goose.
Sneakers by Golden Goose and Salvatore Ferragamo.
Boots by TK, Manolo Blahnik and Salvatore Ferragamo.
ANTHONY SALLUSTIO, D.D.S.
1300 Allenhurst Ave., Ocean, NJ 07712 732.531.4046 | drasallustio.com â&#x20AC;&#x153;YOU DESERVE A SPECIALIST,â&#x20AC;? SAYS DR. SALLUSTIO, when it comes to enhancing
your smile. Known for his excellence in Prosthodontics and Maxillofacial prosthetics, Dr. Sallustio merges his unique combination of skills with digital technology to create esthetic, comfortable and functional results. With a focus on implants, crowns, bridges and ceramic veneers, Dr. Sallustio helps patients regain confidence in their smile. Patients appreciate the support by a welltrained, dedicated staff and technicians. Dr. Sallustio also provides life changing treatments including same-day All-on-4 implants and bridges, and prosthetics for oral cancer, trauma and congenital defects. He is a recognized lecturer on topics of implant dentistry at national and international dental platforms. Dr. Sallustio also plans dental implant cases for doctors in the U.S. with his company Digital Dental Planning Consultants, LLC.
The hottest coats and jackets will keep you warm and stylish all season long. Photography by Daniel Springston
top this! 36
From left, glitter trench coat by Mackage, fur jacket by Linda Richards, three-button topcoat, oversized sherpa coat and leather puffer jacket by Mackage.
Look Refreshed and Feel Fabulous for the Holidays! Get that Holiday Glow for the party Enjoy rejuvenation after the Celebration
607 8th Ave., Asbury Park, NJ 732.774.7973 blueorchidasburypark.com Primary Care, Elective Infusions,
B12 INJECTION THE MORNING
Before the Party
HANGOVER RELIEF INFUSION
Blue Orchid Integrative Medicine
Turn Back Time Infusion
Our infusions are freshly prepared and customized. Nothing is pre-mixed!
Recline and Refresh
AFTER THE CELEBRATION
REPAIRS | PEARL STRINGING | APPRAISALS
7 WEST RIVER ROAD, RUMSON, NJ 07760 | 732.530.9696 MON - FRI: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM | SAT: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
BEYOND THE GIFTS
Itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s great to get presents and attend parties, but the holidays are also a time for reflection and prayerâ&#x20AC;&#x201D;no matter your faith. These images capture moments of spirituality.
Opposite page: During the religious festival of Rakher Upobash in Bangladesh, thousands of Hindu devotees pray in front of the Shri Shri Lokanath Brahmachari Ashram temple. In the Hindu tradition, Lokenath Brahmachari is a god believed to embody love.
ZAKIR HOSSAIN CHOWDHURY/BARCROFT MEDIA VIA GETTY IMAGES
ABID KATIB/GETTY IMAGES
ABID KATIB/GETTY IMAGES
GUIDO MARZILLA/GAMMA-RAPHO VIA GETTY IMAGES
This page: To celebrate the Knights of Malta’s 900th birthday in 2013, approximately 4,000 members of the chivalrous order marched through St. Peter’s Square in Vatican City to the tomb of St. Peter, where Pope Benedict XVI joined them for a ceremony at St. Peter’s Basilica. Opposite page: Thousands of Muslims stopped to pray in Mina on the first day of their journey to Mecca, Saudi Arabia, in 2004. Every year, more than 2 million Muslims perform Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca and one of the five pillars of Islam. Roughly 400,000 tents are installed along the route to accommodate the travelers.
MENAHEM KAHANA/AFP VIA GETTY IMAGES
PAULA BRONSTEIN/GETTY IMAGES
MENAHEM KAHANA/AFP VIA GETTY IMAGES
This page: Thousands of Jewish men in tallits, traditional prayer shawls, perform Birkat Kohanimâ&#x20AC;&#x201D;Priestly Blessingâ&#x20AC;&#x201D;during the 2019 Sukkot holiday at the Western Wall in Jerusalem. Sukkot, also known as the Feast of Tabernacles, commemorates the 40-year period in which Israelites wandered the desert after their exodus from Egypt. Opposite page: Sa Long Thwe, 9, prays during the Buddhist novice ordination ceremony at the Maha Myat Muni temple in Myanmar in 2009. Boys between the ages of 7 and 14 who are headed toward monkhood are ordained as novices to learn the Buddhist doctrines. With such high reverence to the Buddhist religion, the Burmese believe the celebrations should be as grand as possible.
Check out our Holiday Menu online!
Let us cater or host your next event. Family Owned Authentic Old-world Cuisine
2029 SR 35 South Wall, New Jersey 732-449-8058 mossutosmarket.com
Imported Ingredients, First-Class Service, Exceptional Wine List
When it comes to helping to protect your assets, we go beyond your expectations. Get superior levels of coverage and service to protect all aspects of your lifestyle; home, contents, cars, ﬁne art and jewelry, liability coverage, family protection, coastal properties, and much more.
30 OFFICES IN 9 STATES • 732-380-0900 • WORLDINS.NET
winter wardrobe reboot Itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s never been easier to refresh your lookâ&#x20AC;&#x201D;Garmany has the pieces you need for the holidays and beyond.
Photography by Daniel Springston
Sportcoat, plaid shirt and pants by Kiton, sweater, call to inquire.
On her, dress by Rag & Bone, shoes by Aquazzura. On him, bomber jacket, vest, shirt, tie, corduroy pants and boots by Brunello Cucinelli.
On him, sportcoat by Garmany Atelier, sweater by Brunello Cucinelli, pants by MonfrĂ¨re, shoes by Santoni. On her, dress by Ganni, bodysuit by 3x1, hat by Rag & Bone, boots by Aquazzura.
Halter top by RtA, leather pants by J Brand.
Jumpsuit by Jonathan Simkhai.
On him, jacket by Moorer, vest by Brunello Cucinelli, shirt by Zachary Prell, tie by Paolo Albizzati, pants by Garmany, boots by Santoni. On her, dress by Veronica Beard, shoes by Manolo Blahnik.
On her, cardigan and pants by Nili Lotan, bodysuit by ATM, belt by Rag & Bone, boots by Manolo Blahnik. On him, vest and sweater by Maurizio Baldassari, shirt by Garmany, velvet pants by Monfrère, shoes by Church’s, watch from Leonardo Jewelers.
Coat by Herno, knit sweater by Rodd & Gunn, plaid shirt by Zachary Prell, pants by White Sand.
Jacket and sweater by Paul Smith, T-shirt by Goodlife, pants by PT01.
On her, denim jumpsuit by Hudson Jeans, sneakers by Golden Goose. On him, Buffalo check coat, sweater and jeans by Rag & Bone, boots by Common Projects.
On him, black topcoat, sweatshirt and joggers by PS by Paul Smith, sneakers by Golden Goose. On her, athletic jacket, shirt and leggings by Pam & Gela, sneakers by Golden Goose.
Camouflage coat by Canada Goose, sweater and shirt by Garmany, jeans by Hudson Jeans.
Beautiful Smiles SERVICES:
Sam e d ay Dent al I m plant Reh a b i l i tati on E s t h e t i c G um Rejuv enat io n / Pinh o le® Rec ess i on Treatm en t Th erapy fo r G um Diseases | Sec o n d Op i n i on s
Dr. Marc E. Gordon
1 Industrial Way West, Building C, Eatontown, NJ 07724 | 732.389.3400 3508 Route 9 South, Howell, NJ 07731 | 732.364.2025 drmgordon.com
Specialist in Periodontics | Expertise in Dental Implants Chief of Periodontal Services, Monmouth Medical Center NJ Monthly Top Periodontist Monmouth Health & Life Top Periodontist
SpringYour LakeCity, - SeaST Bright, NJ
PEDAL OR NOT. GET EXERCISE WHEN YOU WANT IT OR RELAX AND LET THE BIKE WORK FOR YOU! 18 different models and styles with unique color options picked out and customized by you! Never worry about ﬁ nding a parking space or getting stuck in traﬃ c. Conquer hills and headwinds with ease! Go further than you ever thought possible on a bike!
217 Jersey Avenue, Spring Lake, NJ 07762 www.PedegoSpringLake.com 732.201.4117
Two local dealerships in Spring Lake and Sea Bright dedicated to keeping our customers happy! Sales, service, and maintenance. We are here for you!
1110 Ocean Avenue, Sea Bright, NJ 07760 www.PedegoSeaBright.com 732.201.4117
It’s hard to predict what shenanigans your relatives might pull at this year’s holiday dinner, but at least you can take solace in knowing the food will be good. These fancy make-ahead recipes, courtesy of Alex Hitz’s The Art of the Host: Recipes and Rules for Flawless Entertaining, are surefire hits. HOLIDAY 2019
BEVERLY HILLS EGGNOG Yields: 12–16 servings
n 12 eggs, separated n 2½ cups sugar n 1 tsp. plus a pinch salt, divided n 1 tsp. pure vanilla extract n 4 cups (1 quart) excellent-quality bourbon
In the bowl of an electric stand mixer fitted with the whisk attachment, combine the egg yolks, sugar, 1 tsp. of the salt, vanilla and bourbon, and beat them together on medium speed until they are light and fluffy, approximately 3 minutes. Transfer the mixture to a bowl and stir in the heavy
cream, but do not whip it. Clean and dry the stand n 3 cups heavy cream n ground nutmeg and cinnamon for mixer’s bowl, and add the egg whites. Whip the egg garnish
whites on medium speed with the remaining pinch of salt until soft peaks form. Fold the egg whites carefully into the egg yolk mixture and refrigerate the eggnog covered for at least 4 four hours and up to 3 days before serving it cold.
SMOKED SALMON GALETTE WITH CAVIAR Yields: 10–12 servings
n 1 lb. cream cheese n ¼ cup Hellman’s mayonnaise or ¼ cup sour cream
n 2 large shallots, finely chopped n 3 Tbs. plus 1½ tsp. lemon juice, freshly squeezed
n ¼ cup fresh dill, chopped n ½ tsp. salt n ½ tsp. ground black pepper n 2½ lbs. smoked salmon, thinly sliced
n black pepper, freshly cracked n as much excellent-quality caviar as you like
n zest of 2 lemons, grated then finely chopped, for garnish
Line an 8½-inch springform pan with plastic wrap. In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the paddle attachment, combine the cream cheese, mayonnaise, sour cream, shallots, 3 Tbs. of lemon juice, dill, salt and ground black pepper and beat them together for a couple of minutes until they are thoroughly combined, smooth and spreadable. Assemble a layer of salmon slices at the bottom of the prepared springform pan, making sure the entire bottom is covered, and placing the pieces so they are facing in the same direction for a finished product that looks uniform and gorgeous. Dot the salmon layer with ¼ tsp. of the remaining lemon juice and some freshly cracked black pepper, and then spread 5 Tbs. of the cream cheese mixture evenly over the layer. Repeat this step until you have six layers, and then press down on the last layer to fully compress the galette. Reserve any excess filling to finish the galette. The excess can be kept in the refrigerator and brought to room temperature before finishing. Let the galette chill, covered in the refrigerator for at least 2 hours or up to 3 days, before serving. To serve, invert the galette onto a serving platter, cover it with the remaining cream cheese mixture, then garnish it with the caviar, lemon zest and more cracked black pepper. Slice the galette into 10–12 wedges and serve it cold.
LOUISE’S SEAFOOD POT PIE Yields: 10–12 servings
n 12 Tbs. (1½ sticks) butter, plus
more for greasing the pan n 3 lbs. mixed shellfish, such as finely diced shrimp, lobster, scallops, crabmeat or oysters n 2¼ tsp. salt, divided n 1¼ plus 1/8 tsp. ground black pepper, divided n 1½ cups dry vermouth n 1 lb. medium button mushrooms, cleaned and sliced n 2 large shallots, finely diced n 1½ cups milk n 1½ cups plus 2 Tbs. heavy cream n ½ cup white wine n 1 tsp. dry mustard n 4 Tbs. tomato paste n 2 tsp. dried tarragon n 4 Tbs. all-purpose flour n 1 lb. Gruyère cheese, grated n 1 (11-x-16-inch) sheet all-butter puff pastry n 1 egg
Preheat the oven to 375°F. Butter a 9-x-13-inch baking dish. Melt 8 Tbs. of the butter in a large, heavy stockpot over medium-high heat. When the foaming has subsided, add the seafood, ¾ tsp. of the salt and ½ tsp. of the black pepper and sauté the seafood approximately 4 to 5 minutes, stirring constantly with a rubber spatula until it is only partially cooked through. Add the vermouth and continue to sauté for another 3 minutes or so until the seafood is just cooked through but still very rare. Drain the seafood in a colander over a bowl, set aside the seafood and return the liquid back to the stockpot. Add the mushrooms and shallots, ¼ tsp. of the salt and 1/8 tsp. of the black pepper and let the mushrooms and shallots steep in the liquid approximately 5-7 minutes, until they are just cooked through. Then drain them into a colander over a bowl, set aside the vegetables and return the liquid to the stockpot. Add the milk, 1½ cups of the heavy cream, the white wine, dry mustard, tomato paste, tarragon and the remaining 1¼ tsp. salt and ¾ tsp. black pepper, and whisk the mixture vigorously to break up the tomato paste. Bring the mixture to a boil, then reduce the heat to low and allow the sauce to simmer. In a separate heavy skillet over medium-high heat, melt the remaining 4 Tbs. butter and the flour together to make a roux, and then add it to the milk-cream mixture, again whisking vigorously to break up any lumps, then bring it to a boil and remove from the heat. Whisk in the cheese a little at a time to make a smooth sauce. Add the cooked seafood and mushrooms to the prepared baking dish, pour the sauce over the seafood and mushrooms, and place the puff pastry on top, trimming the edges to make it neat. (The pot pie may be assembled up to this point, covered and refrigerated for up to 3 days before bringing it to room temperature again before finishing the cooking.) In a small bowl, beat the egg with the remaining 2 Tbs. heavy cream. Brush the puff pastry with the egg wash, place the baking dish on a sheet pan as there will be overflow from the cheese and then place the pot pie in the oven. Bake it for 25-30 minutes, until the pastry is golden brown and cooked through. Let the pot pie rest for at least 10 minutes before serving.
SNOW WHITE MERINGUES WITH HOMEMADE PEPPERMINT ICE CREAM AND CHOCOLATE SAUCE Yields: 18 (3-inch) meringues, enough for 10–12 servings with leftovers
n 12 egg whites, at room temperature n 4 cups superfine sugar n 1 Tbs. vanilla extract n ½ tsp. cream of tartar n ¾ tsp. salt
Preheat the oven to 250°F and line two heavy baking sheets with parchment paper. With a 3-inch circular mold or construction paper, draw 6 circles on each of the pieces of parchment paper and set the baking sheets aside. Add all the ingredients to the bowl of a stand mixer and turn the mixer to the highest speed. Let the mixer run until you can hear a palpable change in the tone of the mixer, about 5 or 6 minutes. Check the meringue base to make sure it’s thick and fluffy and not too wet to handle without it falling back on itself. In other words, it should hold very stiff peaks. With a pastry bag fitted with a large star tip, pipe the meringue in rows into the drawn circles on the parchment paper. (A secret: If you’re not handy with a pastry bag, just take a rubber spatula and spread the meringue onto the drawn round. The result will be more rustic, but beautiful just the same.) Turn the oven down to 200°F and bake the meringues for 1½ hours. Turn the oven off, but leave the meringues in the oven overnight. Do not open the oven door until the next morning. They should be perfectly white and not browned in the least.
HOMEMADE PEPPERMINT ICE CREAM Yields: 10-12 servings
n 2 lbs. peppermints n 2½ cups heavy cream n 1½ cups whole milk n 1 Tbs. plus 2½ tsp. pure vanilla extract
All recipes and photos reprinted with permission from The Art of the Host: Recipes and Rules for Flawless Entertaining by Alex Hitz, © Rizzoli.
n 8 egg yolks n 1¼ cups sugar n ¾ tsp. salt n ½ tsp. pure peppermint extract n chocolate sauce, for garnish
Place the peppermints in a food processor fitted with a metal blade and pulse them into very small pieces. Transfer the peppermint pieces in a large bowl with the heavy cream, milk, vanilla, egg yolks, sugar, salt and peppermint extract. Gently stir them together. Pour the mixture in an ice cream maker and proceed according to the manufacturer’s instructions. Serve with chocolate sauce on top.
ONLY THE BEST FOR YOUR FAMILY THIS HOLIDAY SEASON
HOME OF THE TOMAHAWK STEAKS
Full service, old fashioned butcher shop and meat market downtown Red Bank.
WAGU AND A-5 JAPANESE KOBE
SERVING THE COMMUNITY FOR OVER 50 YEARS #MONMOUTHMEATS
located in the heart of
’ C H O I C E AW
112 Monmouth Street • Red Bank, NJ
11/12/18 1:21 PM
11/13/18 10:54 AM
CHARLIEâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;S OF BAY HEAD 72 Bridge Avenue | Bay Head, NJ 08742 Phone: (732) 295-1110 | Email: email@example.com
6 SIPS FROM AROUND THE WORLD
If this year’s holiday plans don’t involve an international vacation, bring the culture home with these six countries’ signature cocktail recipes. Because a drink with friends is a universal tradition, right?
PERU Pisco Sour n 2 cups pisco n 1 cup fresh lime juice n 1 egg white n 11/3 cups confectionersâ&#x20AC;&#x2122; sugar n 2 cups crushed ice n aromatic bitters
Blend the pisco, lime juice, egg white, sugar and ice in a blender until smooth, about 1 minute. Pour into glass and top with 1â&#x20AC;&#x201C;2 dashes of the aromatic bitters to serve.
FRANCE Old Pal n 1½ oz. bourbon or rye whiskey n ¾ oz. dry vermouth n ¾ oz. Campari n lemon twist Fill a mixing glass 2/3 full with ice. Add whiskey, dry vermouth and Campari. Stir until well chilled, about 20 seconds, and strain into chilled cocktail glass. Twist a piece of lemon peel over the drink and use as garnish.
UNITED STATES Sazerac n ¼ tsp. anise-flavored liqueur n ½ tsp. white sugar n 1 tsp.water n 2 dashes Peychaud bitters n ¼ cup rye whiskey n 1 lemon twist, for garnish
Store a cocktail glass in the freezer for 15–20 minutes before making the cocktail. Pour the anise-flavored liqueur into the frosted glass and turn to coat the sides. Dump excess liqueur in the sink (or drink it!). Add sugar, water and bitters to the glass, stirring to dissolve. Strain into the glass and pour in the rye. Stir and garnish with a twist of lemon.
JAPAN Bamboo n 1Â˝ oz. dry sherry n 1Â˝ oz. dry vermouth n 1 dash Angostura bitters n 1 dash orange bitters Add all of the ingredients in a mixing glass with cracked ice and stir until chilled. Strain into a chilled coupe and garnish with a lemon twist.
BRAZIL Caipirinha n 1 shot cachaรงa n 1 brown sugar cube n 2 lime wedges n soda water (optional)
In the bottom of the glass, muddle the lime wedges and sugar until well mixed, and then pour in crushed ice, cachaรงa and soda water, if using. Give it a quick stir and try to uplift the lime wedges so not all the sugar is concentrated at the bottom. Serve with a lime twist and enjoy!
ENGLAND Earl Grey Martini n 1½ fl. oz. strong Earl Grey tea, chilled
n ¾ fl. oz. freshly squeezed lemon juice n ½ fl. oz. simple syrup n 1½ fl. oz. gin n 1 egg white n lemon wedge or twist, to garnish n sugar to rim the martini glass Combine the chilled tea, lemon juice, simple syrup, gin and egg white in a cocktail shaker. “Dry shake” for 10 seconds. Then, add ice and shake vigorously for 15 seconds. Double strain (with both a Hawthorne strainer and a fine mesh strainer) into a chilled martini glass rimmed with sugar, garnish with a lemon wedge (or twist) and serve.
Save the Date View for Two
The Oyster Point Hotel
THE SEASON! Waterfront Dining
Invites you to join us to preview an array of local wedding professionals
Hotel Packages Live Entertainment
Saturday, January 25, 2020 From 2pm – 5pm
New Menu & Drink Selections
We Are In It Together
Mental Health Association of Monmouth County touches more than 6500 lives each year. WE UNDERSTAND that wellness is a journey and we are in it together. MHAMC works to eliminate the stigma surrounding mental health by bringing the conversation into the open. Every life we touch has a unique story to tell, but all seek hope and well-being. For those living with depression,
Mobile: Text Garmany to 41444 Online: mentalhealthmonmouth.org | 732.542.6422 Mail: MHAMC, 106 Apple St., Suite 110, Tinton Falls, NJ 07724
anxiety, or other behavioral health concerns, we offer FREE programs and services that foster wellness. Our goal along the journey is to establish resiliency in our youth and build support networks for families, caregivers, and schools. How do we get there? â&#x20AC;Śthrough education and training programs that bring safety to our children, offering trauma sensitive counseling, stopping the cycle of homelessness, and providing family support groups.
The Mental Health Association of Monmouth County (MHAMC) is dedicated to improving the functioning and quality of life for individuals living with mental illness and promoting mental health as a critical component of overall wellness. If you or someone you know is experiencing any signs of a mental health condition please call MHAMC at 732.542.6422.
We recognize that more work needs to be done. By donating today you will support MHAMCâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s life-changing programs and services.
THE MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION OF MONMOUTH COUNTY
high Style A simple yet polished look will help you grab the spotlight at your next special event. Photography by Daniel Springston
On him, sportcoat by Lanvin, shirt by Eton, bowtie by Garmany, pants by PT01, shoes by Salvatore Ferragamo. On her, black top and pants by Brandon Maxwell, shoes by Manolo Blahnik.
The Kortney Rose Foundation (KRF) was created in 2006 by 9-year-old Kortney Rose Gillette’s parents after her death from a rare brain tumor. The goal was to create Kortney’s legacy of helping other children with brain tumors through the promise of research. The mission of KRF is to eradicate pediatric brain tumors by funding the world’s most promising, collaborative research. To date, KRF is responsible for over $2 million in pediatric brain tumor research funding.
is a proud partner of The Kortney Rose Foundation
Brain tumors are the #1 cause of death from disease in children—and only 4% of the annual research budget from the U.S. government goes to all childhood cancer research; 96% adults & 4% kids!
Help us bridge the funding gap to keep research going for these kids. Please support our Year End Challenge to help us raise $25,000 between “Giving Tuesday,” 12/3/19 and 12/31/19.
HOW YOU CAN HELP: SAVE THE DATE: February 29 and March 1 for “Great Food for a Great Cause” Fundraiser at all Turning Point Restaurant locations. See our website for details.
Securely donate online www.thekortneyrosefoundation.org or mail a check made payable to The Kortney Rose Foundation, 41 Summerfield Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757. THIS AD SPONSORED BY FYZICAL - 116 OCEANPORT AVE., LITTLE SILVER, NJ
60 years of Excellence in Luxury