Blog

Tag Archives: Mezze Restaurant Group

Allium Restaurant + Bar Welcomes Chef Daire Rooney

 Allium Restaurant + Bar announces Daire Rooney, new chef to the kitchen and most well known in the Berkshires for her work as Executive Chef of the well-loved French bistro Brix Wine Bar in Pittsfield, Mass., where she managed the kitchen for four years. Since November, she has been changing up the Allium menu and creating delicious dishes with a direction […]

A Toast to Guido’s Fresh Marketplace

A big thank you to everyone who came out to Guido’s Fresh Marketplace for our December Cocktail Demo Days! The Allium bartenders were very happy to geek out over their favorite classic recipes. The belle of the ball turned out to be Cocchi Americano, an Italian aperitif that we served on the rocks with a wedge […]

Austrian Dinner at Allium with Chef Gerhard Schmid

An Austrian Evening at Allium: With Honorable Guest Chef Gerhard Schmid, Chef Dan Hardy + the Allium Kitchen Team Wednesday, April 25 at 6:30 pm Please join us the evening of Wednesday, April 25 as we welcome Guest Chef Gerhard Schmid to lead the Allium kitchen team and create an authentic and delicious four-course meal […]

Ale + Swine Dinner at Mezze on Thursday, March 29

Join Mezze Bistro + Bar in Williamstown on Thursday, March 29th for Ale + Swine: a delicious dinner centered around pork and ale. Four courses, six beers and entertaining and educational conversation led by Justin Adkins of BeerGeekDude.com and Caitln Harrison of Mezze Bistro. The beer tasting begins at 6 pm with a prix fixe […]

Staff Menu for Guests

We’ve been receiving great feedback about our new Staff Menu over the last month — a casual, creative, fun and affordable way to eat at Mezze Bistro + Bar. The kitchen is cooking up their favorites and making it all in house. The Mezze team crafted the menu to include fun food items like East […]

A Class of Wine: First Flight

Last night’s Class of Wine was really terrific. Our front-of-house manager Caitlin Harrison was entertaining, engaging and full of beans. Oh, and, information. Lots of it. A ridiculous fount of knowledge regarding wine. She talked about vineyards she’s visited, winemakers she works with, a sense of place, outdated wine expressions, the varietals that make up […]

In the Allium Kitchen with Dan Hardy

Photo credit Jay Cavallaro If you haven’t had a chance to stop in and say hello, Allium has a new chef and a new menu. Daniel Hardy, formerly Mezze Restaurant Group’s catering chef, is heading up the kitchen in Great Barrington and making delicious changes. Dan has been in the Allium kitchen since November so the […]

A Class of Wine: School for the Wine Enthusiast Begins

On Wednesday evening, January 11th, Mezze Bistro + Bar will host its first Class of Wine: A School for the Wine Enthusiast. Caitlin Harrison, our front-of-house manager and wine aficionado, will pair six wines with six flavors in food to demonstrate the symbiotic relationship between the two. Informational packets detailing the winery, grape varietal, notes […]

Mezze Kitchen’s Staff Menu is Out!

They’ve been talking about it, testing it and are finally ready to share it. Mezze Bistro + Bar guests can now nosh on the comfort food our kitchen and front-of-house staff loves to eat. The cooks are keeping it casual, cooking up their favorites and making it all in house, as usual. Check out our Staff […]

Comfort Sundays are Back at Mezze Bistro + Bar!

If you don’t aleady know about these events, you should definitely get in on it. Every weekend, through the dark and chilly months of autumn and winter in New England, Mezze Bistro + Bar hosts Comfort Sunday. That’s when our awesome kitchen crew whips up a three-course, comfort-food meal for guests — appetizer, entree and […]