Cooking With Pietro

Since 1983, Monte’s Trattoria has been up and running all thanks to the amazing Chef Pietro Mosconi.  Chef Pietro was born in the Emilia - Romagna region of Italy in a small village, in the province of Piacenza.  It was here that Pietro discovered his passion for the traditional Northern Italian cuisine, which has influenced his cooking to [...]

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Recipe: Eleni’s Sugar & Gingerbread Cookies

We couldn't believe it when we found the recipe on the blog The New Potato and we had to share it with you! As seen on our Chelsea Market/ Meatpacking District Tour- Eleni's Bakery's Sugar and Gingerbread Cookie recipes. Happy Baking!!!   Sugar Cookie Dough Recipe – (Makes 3 Dozen) Ingredients: 1 ¾ flour 2 tsp. baking powder¼ tsp. ground [...]

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Recipe: Brooklyn Blackout Cake

  If you have yet to try Brooklyn Blackout Cake you MUST take our Nolita/ Noho Tour ASAP!   In the meantime, enjoy this classic recipe courtesy of Capital New York. For the filling: 1 1/2 tablespoons unsweetened Dutch-process cocoa 1 3/4 cups milk 3/4 cup sugar 1 ounce bittersweet chocolate, roughly chopped 2 tablespoons [...]

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Recipe: Maple Leaf Sazerac From Minetta Tavern

Looking to create the Minetta Tavern experience at home? Here is their recipe for a Maple Leaf Sazerac as published on FoodRepublic.com. Or stop by for one after the Central Village/ Soho Tour. Servings:1 cocktail Ingredients 1 3/4 oz. Rittenhouse rye whiskey 1/2 oz. Demerara 1/4 oz. Sortilège maple liqueur 3 dashes Peychaud's Bitters 2 dashes Angostura bitters 1 oz. Absinthe, [...]

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Recipe: Tacombi’s Ceviche Tostadas

Avocado + anything is tasty, but Tacombi takes it to a new level. Try Tacombi on our Nolita/ Noho tour! Recipe courtesy Daily Candy For the ceviche 4 grouper or red snapper fillets Juice of 20 limes 4 serrano or jalapeno peppers, sliced 1 bunch cilantro, chopped Salt and pepper to taste Saltine crackers or corn [...]

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Recipe: Murray’s Breakfast Melt

  The Breakfast Melt from Murray's Cheese Shop on our Original Greenwich Village Tour has been voted #1 breakfast sandwich (and hangover cure) by countless publications. We totally SCORED when we found it published on MarthaStewart.com and HAD to share it with you.      INGREDIENTS 1 ounce Fontina Fontal cheese 2 slices extra-smoky, extra-thick cut bacon [...]

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Recipe: Home-Style Mac and Cheese

This mac and cheese put the New York restaurant Home on our Original Greenwich Village Tour on the map. It matches robust extra-sharp cheddar, Wisconsin Asiago and dry jack cheeses with smoked paprika for a subtle Spanish flavor. Serves 4 Ingredients: 4 Tbsp. butter 1 large yellow onion, diced 1 Tbsp. garlic, minced 3 Tbsp. all [...]

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Recipe: Home Restaurant’s Mac and Cheese

This mac and cheese put the New York restaurant Home on our Original Greenwich Village Tour on the map. It matches robust extra-sharp cheddar, Wisconsin Asiago and dry jack cheeses with smoked paprika for a subtle Spanish flavor. Serves 4 Ingredients: 4 Tbsp. butter 1 large yellow onion, diced 1 Tbsp. garlic, minced 3 Tbsp. all [...]

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Recipe: Milk & Cookies Bakery Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies

Need an between tour fix for the Chocolate Chip cookie at Milk and Cookies Bakery on our Original Greenwich Village Tour? You're in luck! Here it is as published on cookingchanneltv.com TOTAL TIME: 30 minutes Prep: 15 minutes Cook: 15 minutes Yield: about 2 dozen cookies Ingredients Vanilla base dough (recipe follows) 2 cups (12 ounces) [...]

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Recipe: Milk & Cookies Bakery’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

Need an between tour fix for the Chocolate Chip cookie at Milk and Cookies Bakery on our Original Greenwich Village Tour? You're in luck! Here it is as published on cookingchanneltv.com TOTAL TIME: 30 minutes Prep: 15 minutes Cook: 15 minutes Yield: about 2 dozen cookies Ingredients Vanilla base dough (recipe follows) 2 cups (12 [...]

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