Monthly Archives: August 2011

New Ice Pop Today . . . Pecan Cream / Remember To Vote Rocket For The Food Truck Race / Oddo Print Shop Until 2:30

Cast your votes today and then swing on by for a Rocket-Made Pecan Cream Ice Pop. Luxurious and nutty, these pops are . . . well, much like many of our customers 🙂

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Great Food Truck Race Voting Off To Great Start . . . Keep Voting For The Rocket / No Launch Today, Crew Preps For Tomorrow’s Mission

Thanks to everybody supporting us in this effort. We are delighted that so many of you appreciate what we are doing and have taken the time to help us out. One of the surprises in this venture has been the … Continue reading

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No Rocket Launch Today . . . Catering A Private Party / VOTE, VOTE, VOTE For the Rocket On Food Network’s Great Food Truck Race

Voting for the country’s best Food Trucks starts today. The Truck receiving the most votes will be named America’s Favorite and enjoy $10,000 along with an opportunity to appear on Season 3 of The Great Food Truck Race. And there’s … Continue reading

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Torrington Farmers Market and Bantam Lake Today / Great Food Truck Race . . . Don’t Forget To Vote For The Rocket Tomorrow

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New Sandwich Today . . . Spanish Tapa Style Pork Loin on Bantam Bread Batard with Fresh Mozzarella and Dijon Mustard / Bantam Lake Until 5:00

The Lomo Adobado Sandwich is composed of naturally raised pork loin (free of antibiotics and hormones) seasoned with Spanish paprika, garlic and olive oil. It is sautĂ©ed and placed upon Bantam Bread organic Semolina Batard with fresh mozzarella and a … Continue reading

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Bantam Lake and Main Street Marketplace Today / Organic Mixed Berry and Ruby Red Grapefruit Ice Pops, Maple View Farm Organic Tomatoes Aboard

Lakeside until 3:00 and then we rocket down to Main Street for the Marketplace. Hope to see you there.

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Local Organic Maple View Farm Tomatoes and Organic Mixed Berries Ice Pops Aboard Today / Oddo Print Shop Until 2:30

These tomatoes are amazing, organic and local. We got them from Maple View Farm in Harwinton. Beautiful red ones adorn the Sputnik Burger today. Intensely flavorful orange cherry tomatoes dress the tacos.

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Gastronaut Blog / Stardate: August 8 / French Fry Report . . . What happened to the frites?

What Happened To The Frites ? As many of you know by now, the rocket is no longer serving our Belgian style frites. Why would we do this? Why would something so good and so satisfying suddenly disappear from the … Continue reading

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Rocket Lifting Off Despite Bad Weather For An Abbreviated Mission / Little Risk To Gastronauts / Bantam Lake 12:00 to 2:00, maybe a little longer . . .

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Vote For The Rocket in Food Network’s “The Great Food Truck Race” Starting August 14

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