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February 5, 2015
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Made with Mario Batali Coffee by La Colombe

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February 3, 2015
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by Chad Colby, executive chef chi Spacca

When you have the time, the warm, deep flavors of a good braise can be a wonderful wintertime indulgence. Start with a hard sear on your meat, then layer the flavors to create something that’s both complex and comforting.

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February 3, 2015

Once you pull your braise out of the oven, you’ll need to know the next steps.  Finish a braise like a chef with the expert guidance of Chad Colby, Executive Chef at Chi Spacca.  First tip: baste the heck out of it!!   Check out Chef Chad Colby of Chi Spacca’s stellar recipe, Lamb Braise…

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January 27, 2015

Click play to watch the episodes, cook the dishes, and explore the inspiration behind the music.     Mario talks with iconic musicians about creativity, creation and the similarities between music and food.

January 26, 2015

Watch Perry Farrell and Mario Batali on Feedback Kitchen or scroll down!

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January 20, 2015

Watch Flea with Mario Batali on Feedback Kitchen or scroll down now

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January 19, 2015

& warm artichokes ala piastra with roasted peppers & basil

Check out Josh and Mario on Feedback Kitchen here (or scroll down now)

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January 19, 2015

Mario's new music and food series with musicians The Edge, Flea, Patti Smith, Perry Farrell, and Josh Groban

Mario hosts legendary musicians in a five-episode series exploring the overlapping creative processes and influences of chefs and musicians. The pair discusses artistic approaches then the musical guest performs for Batali, inspiring him to create an authentic dish to tie it all together. Directed by award winning artist, photographer and filmmaker Steven Sebring. All episodes…

"Once you've put your groceries in the car, the quality of your dinner has already been decided."

What’s Happening

On Air with Ryan Seacrest

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015
8:00AM - 1:00PM

Mario joins Ryan Seacrest on his daily radio program to talk all things World AIDS Day, (RED) and the opening of his NYC restaurant, La Sirena!

Bal Masque

Friday, January 8th, 2016

A celebration of New Orleans' Creole carnival roots, capturing the spirit of a classic Bal Masqué with music, dance and food. Mario is joining Chefs Link and Stryjewski for an exclusive dinner at Calcasieu. He'll craft a menu featuring signature dishes from his vast Italian repertoire. This evening offers a unique opportunity for 150 guests to support the Link Stryjewski Foundation at an intimate dinner, being offered as a Bal Masque ticket enhancement at $500 per person.


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