Being of service

One of the characteristics I'm trying to develop is being of service. I had an opportunity to do that this week and it had a lot of side effects.

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The space is lovely with deep and plush seats against the window and form a nice backdrop for the delectable dishes. There are safe bets like the steak, grills and pasta, but even more delicious are the salmon fillet and pork belly; dont however miss the deconstructed rum baba.

Hazan's cookbooks, methods shaped the way we eat today - Wed, 24 Sep 2014 PST

When Marcella Hazan died a year ago at age 89, Christiane Amanpour described her to CNN viewers as "one remarkable woman" who "set the dining room table, and the tastes, for millions of Italian food lovers." Hazan did so by vigorously extolling - and defending - the virtues of authentic Italian cuisine in her popular and award-winning cookbooks and in her influential cooking classes and appearances.

Seftel: Top 10 Italian restaurants in metro Phoenix

Seftel: Top 10 Italian restaurants in metro Phoenix These 10 Valley eateries feature the best in Italian cuisine - classic, regional or modern Check out this story on Outside, it's Phoenix 2014. But inside Aiello's, it's Brooklyn 1965.

Mario Batali Confirms Eataly Will Open in LA in 2017

Batalil confirms the Century City landing for Italian food emporium Eataly, which already has locations in Chicago and New York City. Despite an internal confirmation that Eataly would be opening inside Westfield Century City , today Mario Batali affirmed to the LA Times that his massive Italian food emporium would indeed be landing at the outdoor mall in 2017.

At Ornella Trattoria Italiana, a Massive List of Vegetarian Options

The Veggielante is on a mission to spread the word about places to order good meatless grub. Check out this week's pick.

Spaghetti fundraiser Friday night will help reopen the Asotin Marina

If you're in the mood for Italian food, save your appetite for tomorrow night! The city of Asotin is putting on their first spaghetti feed fundraiser to reopen the city's marina, which hasn't been used in more than ten-years. "We'll be serving spaghetti, meat balls, salad, rolls, desert and drinks," said Asotin City Clerk, Tiffany Rogers.

NYC Food Truck Lunch: Chicken, Swiss & Eggplant Panini From Ponti Rossi

A new food truck hit the streets a few weeks ago called Ponti Rossi, who describe themselves as "Authentic Italian Food". It's not difficult to find authentic Italian food in NYC, so it will probably come down to how well they execute their vision.

Opened in 1999, and chosen by Gourmet Magazine in 2000 as one of "America's Best Restaurants," Johnny's Half Shell relocated to its present Capitol Hill location in September 2006. Renditions of Chesapeake and Gulf Coast Seafood remained the kitchen's focus, and the restaurant's new home maintained its homespun conviviality. Said Washingtonian Magazine, "The capitol dome shines in the background, a reminder of the new, more serious-minded neighbors who come here. But Johnny's still feels like home." In September 2007, New York Times dubbed the new venue a "Capital Gain" for Washington, DC.
400 N. Capitol St. NW
Washington, DC 20001
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