Best meal I ever ate:
I had this amazing meal at Pandemonio in Florence - perfect atmosphere, stellar food, super company, Italian mamma hugging me - perfect. Close second to my last birthday celebration dinner at Chez Panisse.
I really wish I could:
Be eating italian gelato in Il Campo right about now.
My "Go-to" dinner party dish:
My favorite comfort food:
Pizza or grilled cheese, noodle soups.
My top 5 favorite restaurants:
Dopo (Oakland), Chez Panisse (Berkeley), Mariposa (Bologna), Pandemonio (Florence)
My most tattered cookbooks:
Chez Panisse's Pizza, Pasta, and Calzone, New Basics