I was lucky enough to spend an early Valentine’s day at Circo with their executive chef, Alfio Longo. We spent an afternoon in his kitchen preparing some of the dishes from his Valentine’s day pre-fixe menu and made a video for people to recreate the dishes at home. The pre-fixe menu was really delicious and I recommend making reservations now, but if you aren’t in NYC, these dishes are easy to prepare and will definitely wow your Valentine.
Food TV person (and the host of last year’s JBFA Journalism Awards) Ted Allen and chef/orange shoe fanatic Mario Batali will host this year’s James Beard Chef and Restaurant Awards on May 5 in NYC. Batali is also chairing the Gala, which will feature the food of Jonathan Benno, Stephanie Izard, Marc Vetri, Naomi Pomeroy, More »