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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -138 May 2017

Posted by on May 5, 2017

Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -137 April 2017 . Welcome visitor on our back yard cherry tree April 2017.  Yes, it’s Spring! . ♦  Mothers’ Day is May 14th this year!  Roland will create some beautiful delicious specials for the occasion, with the special menu starting at noon.  Brunch menu as well.  Please make your reservations to assure your preferred seating time. ♦ Sugar? Or artificial sweeteners? According to a study published April 2017 in the American Heart Association’s...

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Burger Week at Joes

Posted by on Apr 6, 2017

Burger week . Joe’s 5th annual take a bite out of tax week April 9th – 15th . . Locavores, now you can celebrate America’s classic with grass-finished beef, lamb or bison grilled to your liking Featuring your choice of any 2-topping beef burger (reg. 12.) for  $7.99 (burgers pictured with optional sides) New Mexico beef, bison or lamb make a burger that is the most satisfying delicious and nutritious burger you’ll find anywhere.  Sustainable and humanely raised, with the nutritional...

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -137 April 2017

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -137 April 2017 Sheila   (archives available at JoesDining.com) Seeds – Life – Mankind’s Birthright (so we thought)   . ♦  I don’t know when you pay your taxes, but I always wait ’til the last moment.  It leaves my wallet a little thin at this time of year.  And for those of you who might be in the same boat – here it comes!  Joe’s Fifth Annual Burger Week, where we roll back the prices to . . . oh I would say . . . 1998, on any...

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -136 March 2017

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -136 March 2017 Joe’s now-famous Corned Beef and Cabbage   ♦  March – an unpredictable month.  The winds can undo you.  Late snows can decimate your blooming bulbs.  Hail can put a pretty pattern on your car.  Yet it promises Spring and with Spring come St. Paddy’s Day!  What so darned special about that, you say?  Well at Joe’s we take St. Paddy’s Day so seriously that we stretch out the celebration for several days.  From Monday March 13...

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -135 February 2017

Posted by on Feb 3, 2017

Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -135 February 2017 . . In Chinese astrology 2017 the year of the fire rooster. . . . ♦  The Chinese Year of the Fire Rooster started Jan 28.  According to that calendar, here’s what 2017 can look like.  It will be a powerful year with no middle of the road when it comes to moving forward.  Impressions count. You’ll want to look your best and be clear on your intentions concerning love, money, and business. Stick to practical well-proven paths to ensure...

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -134 January 2017

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“Dija Know…” Joe’s Newsletter #134, Jan 2017 Sheila   (archives available at JoesDining.com) Farewell my dear sweet friend.  You carried me many miles. ♦ All members of our original equine family are now galloping on the other side, hopefully together.  Beau was the last of that group – we think he was 32 or 33. They formed and changed our lives.  Only Rosie remains now.  She and Chuckie (dog) are becoming fast friends.   ♦ Friday Jan 6th from 7:30 – 11am, Richard Eeds broadcasts the...

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -130 September 2016

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -130 September  2016 . Two food labels we currently can trust when shopping for groceries . ♦ This must surely be the best month of all in Santa Fe. Zozobra, Fiestas, the Pet Parade, the Wine and Chile Fiesta – it makes your head spin. The weather is exquisite in September and the bounty of our fabulous Farmers Market is at its very best. Enjoy! ♦ Friday Sept. 2nd from 7:30 – 11am, Richard Eeds returns to Joe’s, broadcasting the Morning Show live on...

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -129 August 2016

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -129 August  2016 Tomayto, tomawto — the local tomatoes are taking their time.   ♦ We jumped the gun. We promised you tomatoes by Aug 1st. Darn, they have their own agenda – just ask the farmers. Last year tomato season started in mid July. This year? Nope! As you probably remember, Joe’s uses only local heirloom organic tomatoes for our Margherita Pizza and Caprese Salad. All I can say is, hold on. Because once they arrive, it will be worth every...

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -126 May 2016

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -126 May  2016 . Love your bones. May is Osteoporosis Awareness Month “I have them, they hold me up” . . . ♦ Joe’s is open all day Mothers’ Day from 7:30am to 9pm. We suggest reservations for our fabulous Brunch from 9 – 3. Dinner specials start at 5pm, and as usual we serve all through the day from our regular menus.   ♦ Bones. Who knew how critically important strong bones were? Not me. Until a few months ago, I took my bones for...

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Burger Week at Joes

Posted by on Feb 5, 2016

Burger week Joe’s 4th annual take a bite out of tax week April 11th – 18th Locavores, now you can celebrate America’s classic with grass-finished beef, lamb or bison grilled on a open-fire mesquite grill Featuring your choice of any 2-topping beef burger (reg. 12.) for  $8. (burgers pictured with optional sides) New Mexico beef, bison or lamb make a burger that is the most satisfying delicious and nutritious burger you’ll find anywhere.  Sustainable and humanely raised, with the...

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -121 December 2015

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -121 December 2015 – Sheila Chimayo Christmas, photo by Bill Todino Seasonal greeting cards, like the one above, are available for purchase at the red counter. They are creations of 4 local artists. We truly wish everyone a very joyful Christmas and a happy Chanukah. It seems that especially this year, holding peace and brotherly love in our hearts and minds is an imperative. We indeed wish you peace and love. see gifts from Joe’s Mon Dec. 7 is the 2nd...

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -120 November 2015

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -119 October 2015 – Sheila Our new family member, Chuckie.   Thanksgiving ushers in the holiday season. For the 14th year, we offer the easiest most delicious way for you to enjoy Thanksgiving dinner at home – for one or up to 50 people. Essentially just heat and serve! Couldn’t be easier. Ask for the detailed menu and order form. Or get it on the website. The turkey is Heidi’s organic and there are many scrumptious side dishes to choose from. Order...

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Farmers Market Salad 151023

Posted by on Oct 26, 2015

Farmers Market Salad 151023   This salad changes constantly, it reflects what ‘s available at the market this week. today we have Arugula from Monte Vista Organics Beets from Synergia Ranch Corn from Schwebach Radish Sprouts from Sungreen Raspberry from Heidi’s Pear from Eve’s Ranch Sunchokes from Synergia Musque de Province Pumpkin from Monte Vista Organics  

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Munching for Monte — Dec 7th, 2015

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Munching for Monte — Dec 7th, 2015 This is the second time we have a fundraiser for Monte del Sol at Joe’s Dining. Treat yourself well and support a great school at the same time   .     link to school, https://www.facebook.com/pages/Monte-del-Sol-Charter-School/116499965042386 Quick Glance Calendar for Monte del Sol The mission of Monte del Sol Charter School is to challenge each member of its community, both youth and adult, to be a life-long learner and responsible community...

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Thanksgiving ToGo – Thurs, November 26, 2015

Posted by on Oct 15, 2015

  . Thanksgiving ToGo   Celebrating 14 years of Joe’s delicious Thanksgiving Dinners   Order a complete meal for 1 to 30 guests or buy just an individual item to supplement your own menu. . Whole Turkey is oven ready, cleaned, brined, seasoned and placed inside an oven-roasting bag, takes about 2 hr to roast. or get it already roasted and sliced by the pound, only needs a gentle reheat. Joe will do: the shopping,     the preparing      and the cooking All you do is: Order and pay by...

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World Food Day in Santa Fe – Oct 16th, 2015

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World Food Day in Santa Fe – Oct 16th, 2015 JOIN US AT Santa Fe County Fairgrounds 12:00pm-8:30pm   The Santa Fe Food Policy Council invites you to World Food Day in Santa Fe on October 16th at the Santa Fe County Fairgrounds! All are invited to join in conversations about our shared food system, participate in family and kid-friendly activities to learn about how to grow and access food in the County and City, and to celebrate with music and a Santa Fe chefs’ potluck.  All events are free and...

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -117 August 2015

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -117 August 2015   One gorgeously unique tomato at the August 1st Farmers Market   Yes they’re here! Those incomparable close-to-divine sun-ripened heirloom earth-grown (not hydroponic) local tomatoes. I believe there is a consensus – we’ve all fallen in love with tomatoes. Avid gardeners have never lost sight of truly seasonal foods. But many of us spent decades thinking tomatoes were a pale sickly orange color, one size only, tough enough to do your...

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -116 July 2015

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Dija Know… Joe’s Restaurant Newsletter -116 July 2015   Summertime   I love summer. I love the heat. I love frying eggs on the sidewalk. I love sitting on the deck in the evening swatting mosquitoes. I love the early morning sun and the late sunsets. I love wearing just one layer of clothing (if that.) I love the smell of a hot sweating horse under saddle, the sound of distant thunder, the smell of rain moving in on dusty fields. I love watching greedy hummingbirds at the feeders. I love...

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Independence Day Special -2015

Posted by on Jun 21, 2015

Independence Day Special – . Giant Kobe Wagyu Beef Hot Dog on 4th July – weekend, starting July 2nd until 5th     . .   served on a Stadium size Bun, with chopped Tomato, chopped Onion, Relish and Cole Slaw Made with 100% premium Wagyu beef, our giant Kobe beef hot dogs are a third of a pound each. This gourmet novelty snaps when you bite it and bursts with tender juicy flavor. Have a bowl of New Mexico grown Bing Cherries Strawberry and Blueberry Short Cake Cool off and refresh...

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Cooking at the Farmer’s Market

Posted by on Jun 2, 2015

Cooking at the Farmer’s Market   Chef Russell and Roland kicked off the 2015 season 0n 6/2 of Shopping and Cooking with a chef at Santa Fe’s Farmers Market every Tuesday at 10:30. . also watch this video clip from 6/3 at Albuquerque’s premier morning show. “make Polenta in under 4 minutes” see what trick we used making Polenta at 2KASA Style with Chad and Brittany . recipe for 4 portion Polenta: 1/2 cup Polenta  ( We used Florian Red Flint Corn, avail. at the Farmers...

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