Windows on the World was one of New York City’s finest restaurants. David, a former waiter, remembers a special moment: a private sunrise breakfast from the 107th floor.
Molho de piri-piri, a hot sauce made from African birdseye peppers, is beloved in Portugal and is the inspiration for shrimp, pork and chicken recipes.
At a tasting of Michel Chapoutier’s wines at Restaurant Daniel, David Leite learns a thing or two about wine, tasting, French food, and how to fake it.
The who, what, when, where, and how of putting together a trip to Sao Miguel, Portugal.
Portugal’s Festa do Senhor Santo Cristo dos Milagres is one of the largest religious feasts in the world and serves some of the country’s tastiest street food.
David Leite searches high and low for a piecrust that is flaky, rich, and full of the shocking goodness of good old-fashioned lard.
The one thing that can get David to exercise and watch what he eats? The doctor-issued threat of life without pistachio gelato. (Gasp!)
Sort through a century of American history, decade by decade, and explore the ginormous shift in how we think about food.
David finds that the best way to secure his family’s unwritten Portuguese recipes is to videotape his mom in the kitchen.