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The Hartford CourantI lived in Manhattan when Ed Koch was running it in the 1980s. I met the mayor, who died Friday, a dozen times but not at fundraisers, book parties or political conventions. I was putting myself through graduate school and working two part-time jobs. I...
EntreeMario Batali is the award-winning chef behind 24 restaurants including Eataly, Del Posto and his flagship Greenwich Village enoteca, Babbo. In the coming year, Mario will use this twice-monthly column to answer questions submitted via social media and...
Tags: Mario Batali , Wines, Salt, Grapes, Restaurants
VarietyStudiocanal has pre-sold Ethan and Joel Coen's "Inside Llewyn Davis" to Italian distrib Lucky Red. "Davis" has now sold worldwide, save the U.S., where it is repped by UTA and Scott Rudin, and Japan. Based on the Coen brothers' original script, "Llewyn"...
After World War II, social workers typically urged Holocaust survivors to forget their horrific wartime experiences and get on with their lives. That struck Florabel Kinsler as a foolish and impossible order. During a decades-long career, the Los...
South Florida has no shortage of great restaurants. I've been eating across the region for more than a dozen years. Here are some of my favorite spots to take out-of-towners. FLORIDA SEAFOOD When in Florida, do as the natives do and eat fresh fish....
Tags: Seafood, Fort Lauderdale, Pembroke Pines, Delray Beach, Steaks
TheOscar-winner Christopher Walken will talk about his life and career in "A Conversation with Christopher Walken" on Sunday, Feb. 17, at noon at Stratford's Scottish Rite Theatre, (formerly the Stratford Movie Theater), 2422 Main St.. This is the...
In the late 1970s when Edward I. Koch won his first term as mayor of New York, the city was in shambles, its coffers and confidence sapped by financial crises and a paralyzing blackout. It needed a fighter and found one in Koch, a well-practiced pol...
NEW YORK (AP) — Ed Koch's favorite moment as mayor of New York City, fittingly, involved yelling. Suddenly inspired to do something brash about the rare transit strike that crippled the city in 1980, he strode down to the Brooklyn Bridge to...
EntreeQ: What's the easiest pasta to make without a pasta maker? A: Once you master basic pasta dough, you can make almost any shape. But the simplest and perhaps the most gratifying is pici. There are innumerable tools designed to form pasta into different...
Tags: Mario Batali , Pasta, Salt, Wines, Onions
Anita Lo: The chef and owner of Michel-star rated Annisa in Greenwich Village is also the author of “Cooking Without Borders.” She has been featured on CNN, “Top Chef: Masters” and “Iron Chef America.” Anita Lo's...
Tags: Salt, Iron (dietary supplement), Potatoes
EntreeQ: Making meatballs for dinner. Should I fry, roast, or braise? A: I prefer not to roast, fry or bake. Often, I don't brown my meatballs at all. Instead, I cook them directly in a bubbling sauce for about half an hour until they're soft and succulent....
Tags: Mario Batali , Garlic, Cheese Corn, Manhattan (New York City), Breads
There’s buzz that Anna Wintour, the powerful editor of Vogue magazine, is being considered by President Obama for the prestigious post of U.S. ambassador to the United Kingdom-- correctly known as ambassador to the Court of St. James's. When White...
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