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Happy February 2012!

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February is here again and season is in full swing. Long days in the kitchen are being rewarded with happy customers and long time friends enjoying their meals in our family restaurant. There is nothing that brings me joy more than hearing the popping of wine corks, the clinking of silverware on plates and the…

Happy New Year 2012 from LaMotta’s

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Here we go into a new year, with 2011 having gone by us like a flash and here we are looking at a new trip around the sun and the start of 2012! As a gentle reminder, while season is now in full swing to remember to be patient with your restaurants, servers, and even…

Welcome back, Christmas and Thank you!!

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Welcome back, Snow Birds!! We hope you enjoy some sun and fun while you defrost from the frigid northern temperatures. Well, November came and went, and I would like to thank B103.9, Carmen Dellutri Law Firm, and Lamotta’s Italian Restaurant for helping radio listeners win turkeys for Thanksgiving. With Christmas closing in, let Lamotta’s do…

Florida’s Largest Cannoli! October 2nd!

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Well its that time of the year when it almost feels like your up north when seemingly everything  becomes pumpkin or cinnamon apple. October also brings Italian Fest to Southwest Florida! This years festival will be held on October 2 on the grounds of the beautiful Alliance of the Arts. If you missed the previous two years, you’ll want to…

Fall is almost here…restaurant updates

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With all of the kids are back at school now, football starting, and we are in the middle of hurricane season there is a lot going on! We’re doing some last minute remodeling  at the restaurant we will be closed from September 3, 2011 to September 8, 2011. The  kitchen is receiving some much needed updates.…

Piena Estate (High Summer)

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Can you believe it? It’s Piena Estate, the middle of summer in Southwest Florida and its as hot outside as it is in the kitchen standing by the Pizza Oven! Admittedly we did have a little break from the heat with our trip home to Sicily to visit family and friends… and don’t you know,…

Viva Summer!

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Can you believe it, summer officially starts this month and we’ve already been into the Mid-90’s this year. We would like to take a moment to thank all the mothers who came in and participated in our Mother’s Day Dinner special. It was such a treat to see so many beautiful smiling women celebrating motherhood…

It’s April and Easter is upon us!

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Spring has sprung and its obvious from the shift of our wonderful patrons that Spring Break has arrived! Families with kids from different states and countries have been frequenting our restaurant with increasing regularity as our snowbirds have been making their last visits of the season and bidding farewell before heading home. Spring training wrapped…

Pastry Puffs with Strawberries and Cream Choux alle fragole 8 servings

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Pastry Puffs with Strawberries and Cream Choux alle fragole 8 servings Ingredients PASTRY PUFFS 1 cup water 6 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 tablespoon granulated sugar 1/8 teaspoon salt 1 1/3 cups unbleached all-purpose flour 3 large eggs 2 large egg whites 1 tablespoon Demerara sugar FILLING 1 cup heavy cream 3/4 pound strawberries (preferably small),…

Happy Anniversary and Valentines Day!

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It’s February, the month with love in the air, Spring Training for Baseball starts this month (welcome back Minnesota Twins and Boston Red Sox fans!), and the weather here in Southwest Florida couldn’t be better! February is when we also recognize the anniversary of our restaurant, this year celebrating 31 years on Valentines day! As…