Tag Archives: Roberta’s Pizza

My Top 25 Restaurant Meals of 2011

I will say right at the top that I have never had a more incredible and deep year of dining than I had in 2011. With visits to a number of Europe’s very best temples of Gastronomy, including many of […]

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A Craving for Hattie’s Fried Chicken

The fad for fried chicken may not be as torrid as it was a year or two ago, but when done well, it is still one of the world’s great dishes. When done well, fried chicken is crispy, moist and […]

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Roberta’s Pizza – Part 2: Brunch

With my fine dining experience at Roberta’s having been so positive, I needed to check out the more rustic side of the equation. So, a few weeks after my incredible dinner, I was back in town and returned with my sons […]

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Roberta’s Pizza – Part 1: Dinner

One can’t be all things to all people, but can one be many things to many people?  Usually, when someone tries to do just that, it comes out as not much of anything to anyone. However, in very rare instances, […]

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Carlo Mirarchi at Omnivore

 
Unfortunately I arrived late for Friday's Omnivore chef demonstrations, catching the end of George Mendes, the final presenter. I arrived early on Saturday in time to catch Carlo Mirarchi's demo. Mirarchi is the chef at Roberta's Pizza, a restaurant […]

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