Long Island restaurants, bakeries and food purveyors are helping the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program throughout October’s Breast Cancer Awareness month.
Here’s a look at some participating eateries:
217 Jericho Turnpike, Floral Park; 516-354-3831
140 Plandome Road, Manhasset; 516-816-2086
Buttercooky Bakery is making lots of 3-inch cookie with a white glaze and pink ribbon. All proceeds will be donated to the program.
1446 Old Northern Blvd., Roslyn; 516-621-3700
Twenty percent of the proceeds from the sale of Kyma’s refreshing Kymatini cocktail (masticha liquor, cucumber vodka, mint, lemon juice and a splash of soda) will be donated, with a guarantee of a MINIMUM donation of $500.
The website is www.kyma-roslyn.com
221 Old Country Rd., Carle Place; 516-742-0940
The “food is your healer” menu at LL Dent is prepared with foods rich in antioxidants, anti-inflammatory and cancer-fighting agents: sweet potato soup, salmon, spicy black eye peas, meatless collard greens and soursop ice cream will be prepared for $35. Fifty percent is donated to the breast cancer program.
The website is www.lldent.com
New York Ravioli & Pasta Co. Inc.
12 South Denton Ave., New Hyde Park; 516-741-7287
New York Ravioli & Pasta Co. will donate 20 percent of all store purchases made on Mondays throughout October. The store hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The website is www.nyravioli.com.
Sempre Fame-Gourmet Grill and BBQ Catering
374 Tulip Ave., Floral Park; 516-488-7900
One-third of all the proceeds from Sempre Fame jalapeno cornbread will be donated. When you’re there, ask them why their place is called “Always Hungry.”
The website is www.semprefame.net.
Spuntino Wine Bar & Italian Tapas
1002 Old Country Rd., Garden City, 516-228-5400
Enjoy a glass of Sorelle Secco Rosé and $1 will be donated to the program.
The website is www.spuntinowinebar.com/westbury
Sweet Karma Bakery
136 Manetto Hill Rd., Plainview; 516-794-4478
Half of the proceeds from Sweet Karma’s pink velvet cupcakes, a buttermilk chocolate cake with pink colored vanilla bean buttercream icing, will be donated.
The website is www.sweetkarmadesserts.com.
TRUE American Kitchen
348 E. Jericho Tpke., Mineola, 516-747-5100
Order a True Pink Ribbon Martini and half the proceeds will be donated to the Adelphi Breast Cancer Program. Ingredients are raspberry vodka and Godiva white chocolate liquor and raspberry gel icing.
“We hope people will support these businesses that are generously supporting us,” says Hillary Rutter, the director of the Adelphi Breast Cancer Program.