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My Photos From The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2016 Awards in NYC

I had the great good fortune to experience the World’s 5o Best Awards in New York City the other night. Of course, these awards have become rather controversial as anything as subjective as a “Best” list is going to be. […]

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My 17 Favorite Photos from Madrid Fusión 2016 Day Three

By day three of Madrid Fusion, between all the running around, not to mention the lack of sleep amidst the socializing, dining and drinking, I get pretty exhausted. Yet, the congress remains compelling, especially when the likes of the great […]

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The Docsconz Five Most Memorable Food Related Non Dining Moments of 2013 – No. 5

 
Cook It Raw – From a panel discussion at the NY Public Library featuring David Chang, Massimo Bottura, Daniel Patterson, Alessandro Porcelli and Lisa Abend to a cab ride with Patterson, Porcelli and Bottura to Ma Peche to the very […]

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Sunday Photo – Cook It Raw in NYC

No, there wasn’t an accumulation of top chefs from around the globe communing and foraging in Central Park. Not even Prospect Park. As much fun as that would likely be, what did occur was perhaps even more fun for the […]

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Italy With My Son 2012 – La Franceschetta 58 – Massimo Bottura’s Tour of Italy

Ed. Note: My heart bleeds for the wonderful region of Emiglia-Romagna, which has now suffered two devastating earthquakes since the visit of my son and I. I have been in contact with people from Osteria Francescana, who have told me […]

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Italy With My Son 2012 – In the Clouds With Massimo Bottura at Osteria Francescana

Massimo Bottura is not only one of my favorite chefs in the entire world, he is also one of my favorite people. He cooks for the palate, the stomach, the heart and the mind. He writes poetry through food and […]

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Massimo Bottura’s Message – Identitá Golose, Chef Sache, StarChefs & More

Chef Massimo Bottura of Osteria Francescana in Modena, Italy is one of the most thoughtful and artistic chefs people in the world.  2011 was a tremendous year for him. At the beginning of the year he received an award from his peers […]

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Starchefs ICC 2011 Day Three – A Personal Summary

The biggest problem at the Starchefs ICC is that one can’t see, do and taste everything. There is simply too much going on at any one time. Difficult decisions need to be made. Starting the final day , I was […]

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Star Chefs ICC 2011 Day Two – A Personal Summary

 
Massimo Bottura, the chef whose restaurant Osteria Francescana was ranked number 4 in the ever controversial 2011 World’s Fifty Best Restaurantslist, opened the morning explaining his approach to Avant-Garde Italian food. He loves to tell stories and elicit emotion in his […]

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Osteria Francescana – Modernism in Modena

When I first visited Osteria Francescana in 2003 with my then 12 year old son, Andrew, it was already a well known restaurant, but not nearly as famous as it has subsequently become, having risen to the lofty number of […]

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