Boushala: Root digs deep for taste

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A consummate opportunity and Ed Mamou’s appetite for food sent him in the direction of opening the Root Restaurant & Bar in White Lake. Mamou said he decided to open an organic restaurant with only the very best and local … Continue reading

The Root in White Lake

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In an era dominated by predictable menus and cookie-cutter restaurants, the Root Restaurant & Bar in White Lake is a refreshing oasis of real food — a place rooted, as it were, in regionally sourced ingredients and obsessed with from-scratch … Continue reading

[EID Feature] The Root: Back to Basics

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Earlier this week we gave you “The Best of Waterford,” but there’s one place we did not include. (a) Because it’s not actually in Waterford; it’s in White Lake (next door), and (b) save the best for last, right? The … Continue reading

Photo Gallery: A Midsummer Night’s Feast at The Root Restaurant & Bar

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Rustic French-inspired cuisine was the highlight of the night as nearly 100 people from the area enjoyed a special meal. View Photo Gallery: http://whitelake.patch.com/articles/photo-gallery-a-midsummer-nights-feast-at-the-root-restaurant-bar#photo-7280302 Nearly 100 patrons enjoyed the six-course rustic French-inspired feast created by Executive Chef James Rigato and … Continue reading