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December 26, 2014

#10 Cheesy Hasselback Potatoes You don’t have to wait for a holiday to serve up this cheesy goodness as a side dish!   #9 Pizza Dough This is an easy and versatile dough. You can use the same basic dough for pizza as well as flatbreads and cinnamon rolls (keep reading)!   #8 Manicotti Baresi al Forno…

10 recipes basic tomato sauce BUCATINI ALL' AMATRICIANA cheesy hasselback potatoes cinnamon rolls using pasta dough frannys sunshine cake homemade pasta dough
December 23, 2014


When I was a child my mom celebrated our ethnic traditions.  When each Christmas Eve came around, we would wait until after dark or when the first star had shown and then my mom would begin preparing a traditional Ukranian, Czech and Polish meal, which we enjoyed after we returned from midnight mass. Following the…

Butter Carnevino Eggs Flour nicole brisson pierogies Salt
December 22, 2014

created by the Babbo bar crew: Ken Weller, Amanda Chambers, Tereza Horn and Lada Praskova.

December 22, 2014

by Fitz Tallon, Executive chef at Eataly NYC

Celery fennel fennel bulb focaccia Olive Oil Olives onion
December 20, 2014

The first thing we do when we get to Michigan for the holidays is buy the tree. Then, en route to the house, we stop at Tandem Ciders for a glass of local hard cider (the boys get straight apple cider).   We use the same ornaments every year, so it won’t take too long…

Agnolotti christmas Christmas Eve clementines Cotecchino Crab Fritters Donuts
December 19, 2014

by Dave Pasternack

This is a great recipe that uses seasonal vegetables and you can substitute whatever fish you happen to have available. Make a big pot on a cold day for friends and family to enjoy.   Happy Holidaze! Dave

bay leaf butternut squash canned plum tomatoes celery root cipollini onion Dave Pasternack holidaze
December 18, 2014

Executive Chef Pizzeria Mozza Newport Beach

  Thanksgiving is definitely my favorite holiday! I mean, how can you not love a day filled with good food, family and football? Plus, it’s one of the few days the restaurant is closed, so I can finally detach from my phone for a few hours and breathe easy knowing nothing will need my attention…

Butter Eggs pecan pecan pie pecan pie with vodka in crust pecans pie
December 18, 2014

By Dennis Mullally, Bar Manager at Otto Enoteca Pizzeria

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Refettorio Ambrosiano

Monday, October 12th, 2015

The renovated Refettorio Ambrosiano in Milan's Greco neighborhood will house a charity event organized by chef Massimo Bottura during Expo Milano 2015. The Pavilion Zero curator Davide Rampello assisted the refectory in forming a partnership with the Catholic relief agency Caritas, and Bottura extended an invitation to a roster of high-profile chefs including Rene Redzépi, Alain Ducasse and Mario Batali, who are now scheduled to helm the kitchen through Columbus Day.

CNBC Halftime Report LIVE

Friday, October 16th, 2015
12:00PM - 1:00PM

Mario and Joe Namath join the halftime report live in promotion of NYCWFF Jets + Chefs: The Ultimate Tailgate, hosted by the dynamic duo!

Jets + Chefs: The Ultimate Tailgate

Saturday, October 17th, 2015
12:00PM - 3:00PM

NFL Legend, Super Bowl Champion and Hall of Famer Joe Namath and superstar chef and die-hard Jets fan Mario Batali return to the roof of Pier 92 to host the biggest tailgate blowout of the year!  NYCWFF brings the Meadowlands to Manhattan for our only family-friendly event that caters to Jets fans of all ages. Read more...


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