The Sweet Spot

The Sweet Spot A 'Sweet Spot ' to hear and see exciting, new music with great food from diverse cultures in a relaxed yet sophisticated concert setting When I was growing up in Johannesburg, South Africa, there existed a haven for musical and theatrical expression called ‘The Market Theatre’. ‘The Market’ challenged the South African Apartheid regime, armed with little more than the conviction that culture can change society.

It was a place where, no matter your race, color or religion, you could go enjoy quality South African music, art and theatre. It was in this place where I became influenced by the music of Johnny Clegg and Juluka, Malombo and Mbongeni Ngema, the theatrical genius of Athol Fugard and John Kani and world famous plays like ‘Woza Albert’ and ‘ Boesman and Lena’. I have been out of South Africa for mo

It was a place where, no matter your race, color or religion, you could go enjoy quality South African music, art and theatre. It was in this place where I became influenced by the music of Johnny Clegg and Juluka, Malombo and Mbongeni Ngema, the theatrical genius of Athol Fugard and John Kani and world famous plays like ‘Woza Albert’ and ‘ Boesman and Lena’. I have been out of South Africa for mo

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The Sweet Spot
06/26/2015

The Sweet Spot

Two days to go! WooHoo!This wonderful fundraiser for Adam's HOPE HOUSE Foundation will be held at Danyell's Kitchen in N...
06/15/2015

Two days to go! WooHoo!
This wonderful fundraiser for Adam's HOPE HOUSE Foundation will be held at Danyell's Kitchen in Northport with the Open Mic beginning at 7:30 PM (sign up at 7pm). This will be an evening of original songs and poems on the theme of hope, with the money raised going directly to this non-profit organization which helps those at risk of su***de and the families and friends affected. We invite you to participate on stage and by helping to spread the word. Please share this invitation with your friends. For more information visit www.AdamsHopeHouse.com.

06/06/2015

Tonight at Danyell's Kitchen in Northport. New pricing includes $10 admission and 1 drink/plate minimum. Its going to be an evening of beautiful music, food and good vibes.

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06/04/2015

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06/04/2015

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Tonight at The Sweet Spot! $10 admission / 1 drink minimum. The Finest in World Music with Hiroya Tsukamoto and Satoshi ...
05/30/2015

Tonight at The Sweet Spot! $10 admission / 1 drink minimum. The Finest in World Music with Hiroya Tsukamoto and Satoshi Takeishi. Music starts at 9pm!

So excited to be offering a brand new series of music and good food starting May 23 with the Tomchess Duo. Tickets on sa...
05/11/2015

So excited to be offering a brand new series of music and good food starting May 23 with the Tomchess Duo. Tickets on sale shortly. Stay tuned for some magnificent music!

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05/11/2015

The Sweet Spot

Proud of my colleagues, Chef Danyell Miller and Dylan Licopoli. Inspirational work!
04/17/2015
Farm To Fork From Danyell’s Kitchen

Proud of my colleagues, Chef Danyell Miller and Dylan Licopoli. Inspirational work!

The opening of Danyell’s Kitchen at 225 Main St. in Northport Village marks the conclusion of a slow, steady evolution charted by restaurateur Danyell Miller, from traditional Italian American, to fresh Mediterranean, to seasonally-appropriate, farm-to-table menus that change weekly based on what’s…

Take a look at this cool article that appeared today in Newsday about The Sweet Spot at Cucina 'D'. I am grateful to Iri...
04/08/2015
Exploring other cultures through music, cuisine on Long Island - Newsday

Take a look at this cool article that appeared today in Newsday about The Sweet Spot at Cucina 'D'. I am grateful to Iris Quigley for setting up the opportunity and thank my colleagues, Chef Danyell Miller and Dylan Licopolifor making this whole idea a successful reality. This Saturday night April 11, The Makane Kouyate Trio, will be performing his music influenced by the sounds and rhythms of West Africa. Menu designed and composed by Chef D is attached too! Reserve your seats at www.sweetspotvenue.com or call the restaurant (now known as Danyell’s Kitchen and f.k.a Campari Ristorante) directly 631-757-6700.
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It was a music theater he knew from his childhood in Johannesburg, South Africa, during

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04/08/2015

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04/08/2015

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04/08/2015

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Indian inspired Chocolate Chai from Portofino Cafe in Northport! With food like this, no wonder the evening has been sol...
03/28/2015

Indian inspired Chocolate Chai from Portofino Cafe in Northport! With food like this, no wonder the evening has been sold out!

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03/27/2015

The Sweet Spot

Saturday, March 28 for Premik Russell Tubbs performance we will be serving an Inspired and Traditional South Indian dinn...
03/27/2015

Saturday, March 28 for Premik Russell Tubbs performance we will be serving an Inspired and Traditional South Indian dinner. Keema, Indian eggplant and South Indian saag. We will be making HOMEMADE GHEE with butter we get from a local dairy farm. Also making paneer and other lovely delights for this one of a kind experience. Anu Annam has lent me her culinary talents for this one! Sharing of her own culture and ability to instinctively spice a plate. You will not want to miss this experience! Full plate will be served with the price fixe option and a small sample will be served with the appetizer option. Hope to see you at the sweetspot!Saturday night 3 28 15 with Premik Russell Tubbs and the Rag Yaman Trio. Please make sure to reserve your tickets in advance at www.sweetspotvenue.com. Thanks and see you on Saturday. Namaste!

Great pics from Emily Eisen!
03/23/2015

Great pics from Emily Eisen!

Next week's show with Premik Russell Tubbs and the Rag Yaman Trio is sure to sell out. Please make sure to reserve your ...
03/22/2015

Next week's show with Premik Russell Tubbs and the Rag Yaman Trio is sure to sell out. Please make sure to reserve your tickets in advance at www.sweetspotvenue.com. Thanks and see you on Saturday March 28, 2015. Namaste!

The Sweet Spot
03/16/2015

The Sweet Spot

Join us this Saturday night March 21, 2015 as we explore the music of Bulgaria and the Balkans. Ivan Milev is an accordi...
03/16/2015
The Sweet Spot @ Cucina D

Join us this Saturday night March 21, 2015 as we explore the music of Bulgaria and the Balkans. Ivan Milev is an accordionist with exceptional musical capabilities. It is said that he ‘wrote the book’ on Bulgarian Folk Music. He is accompanied by his duet partner, Entcho Todorov on fiddle, in what is bound to be a mesmerizing jaunt down the melodious stream of as-yet uncharted musical waters at The Sweet Spot at Cucina ‘D’. Book now at www.sweetspotvenue.com or call 631.757.6700.

World Music and A Culinary D-Lite

Still a couple of tickets left for the Lesedi Ntsane Trio this Saturday 3/14/15 at The Sweet Spot at Cucina 'D'. Inspire...
03/13/2015
The Sweet Spot @ Cucina D

Still a couple of tickets left for the Lesedi Ntsane Trio this Saturday 3/14/15 at The Sweet Spot at Cucina 'D'. Inspired South African menu by Chef Danyell Miller of Campari Ristorante in Northport. Call restaurant for reservations:(631)757.6700 or www.sweetspotvenue.com

World Music and A Culinary D-Lite

A special evening of the music of Johannesburg this coming Saturday night 3/14/15 transported and conveyed by trumpeter ...
03/09/2015

A special evening of the music of Johannesburg this coming Saturday night 3/14/15 transported and conveyed by trumpeter Lesedi Ntsane and his trio. Check out who else is going to be appearing at The Sweet Spot at Cucina 'D'. Live World Music and Inspired Culinary 'D'-lights! www.sweetspotvenue.com

Here's what Chef D says:"Here is our KLES-inspired menu for Paul Shapiro's show. I'm calling it my Ballaboosta menu, " A...
03/04/2015

Here's what Chef D says:
"Here is our KLES-inspired menu for Paul Shapiro's show. I'm calling it my Ballaboosta menu, " A Yiddish term meaning the perfect housewife, homemaker, wonderful mother, cook & gracious hostess" this is how I strive to be and I hope that you would love to join us this very special evening!!"

Thank you to all those who came out to hear Garrin's well crafted songs and incredible music as well as to taste Chef D'...
03/01/2015

Thank you to all those who came out to hear Garrin's well crafted songs and incredible music as well as to taste Chef D's tasty inspired food creations. The support from the community has been fantastic. Next week, The Paul Shapiro Trio, playing the best of Klez-Funk. Not to be missed. Tickets at
www.sweetspotvenue.com

Thank you to all those who came out to hear Garrin's well crafted songs and incredible music as well as to taste Chef D's tasty inspired food creations. The support from the community has been fantastic. Next week, The Paul Shapiro Trio, playing the best of Klez-Funk. Not to be missed. Tickets at
www.sweetspotvenue.com

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03/01/2015

The Sweet Spot

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02/22/2015

The Sweet Spot

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