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July 27, 2017

It’s a classic, but nobody seems to agree on an exact recipe for the Old-Fashioned.  My version adds brown sugar simple syrup for complexity, and I skip the cherry…we’re adults.

bourbon brown sugar cocktail orange rye whiskey
July 21, 2017
July 21, 2017

Fideos (or fideuà) are a dish typical of the coast of Valencia in Spain. Similar to paella, but with noodles instead of rice, this Spanish dish is a seafood-lover’s paradise. Watch Chef Adrian Pineda of Casa Mono make it from start to finish.

adrian pineda Casa Mono Clams fideos pasta Spain spanish
July 13, 2017

Rich with toasty yeast flavor and fragrant with tomato harvest sweetness, this seasonal focaccia is a simple bread you can make in a home oven that may be better than at your local bakery.   Once upon a time, heirloom tomatoes were not the common commodity we know them as today. Mid to late…

Olive Oil Tomato
July 7, 2017

Otto is known for its pizza, but chef Dan Drohan makes a slew of fantastic pasta as well.  Watch him cook up this satisfying bowl of fusilli with sausage and escarole.

Dan Drohan Escarole fusilli Otto pasta sausage
June 30, 2017

This crisp and juicy watermelon spritzer is perfect for watching a summer parade.  Super simple (only three ingredients) and ready in a snap, you may want to make a double batch of this crowd-pleaser.

lime spritzer summer Watermelon wine

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What’s Happening

Code Commerce

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Don't miss out on this year's Code Commerce series! As one of the conference's featured speakers, Mario will sit down with one of Recode's executive editors for an unscripted red chair interview to discuss technology's impact on commerce.

Greenwich Wine & Food Festival

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

The Mario Batali Foundation is proud to be the main beneficiary at this year's Greenwich Food & Wine Festival, where Mario will also host a cooking demo!


Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
3:30PM - 4:15PM

Mario joins INBOUND 2017 as a spotlight speaker at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center on September 27! Get your tickets to hear from Mario and the incredible line up of speakers and innovators at this one of a kind educational and inspirational event!


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