Traverse City Record-Eagle

June 20, 2013

Food in Brief: 06/20/2013

From staff reports
Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — Cooking Light says TC is best adventure

TRAVERSE CITY — Traverse City is named a “Best American Food Adventure” in the July issue of Cooking Light magazine.

Listed as “must-visit” restaurants for their “homegrown and rustic yet worldly and sophisticated” dishes are The Cooks’ House and Trattoria Stella. The Village Commons, Pleasanton Brick Oven Bakery, Left Foot Charley and 2 Lads Winery also get nods.

Pancake supper is June 26 in Arcadia

ARCADIA — The Pleasant Valley Community Center in Arcadia will hold a pancake supper on Wednesday, June 26, at 6 p.m.

The menu will include four varieties of pancakes, plus waffles, eggs, sausage links, fresh fruit, juice and coffee. Ice cream sundaes will be served for dessert.

Suggested donations are $8 for adults and $3 for children 12 and under.

For more information, contact Sarah at 492-9927 or visit

Training sessions help keep kitchens safe

TRAVERSE CITY — NMC Training Services is sponsoring the region’s first Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point training in Traverse City on Tuesday and Wednesday, June 25 and 26.

The two-day training and certification course provides instruction in HACCP principles, prerequisite programs, and food safety related hazards. Participants who pass the exam on day two will receive HACCP manager certification.

To register, or for more information, contact Betsy Williams at 995-2018 or