About Mario Batali

Mario Batali

Mario Batali needs no introduction. He's opened restaurants all over the world and recently launched Eataly, a hub of seasonal, authentic Italian cuisine in New York City. He was named “Outstanding Chef of the Year” by the James Beard foundation, and has received numerous accolades for his cookbooks and contributions to the food world. In 2008, he founded the Mario Batali Foundation, devoted to educating and empowering children.

Pork Milanese Recipe

Pork Milanese

Plump pork chops are pounded into satisfying submission before being breaded and gently sautéed to perfection.

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Guinea Hen Sweet Corn Fregula

Guinea Hen with Sweet Corn Fregula

Dark-meat chicken lovers, have we got a recipe for you. Actually, we’ve got a bird for you. It’s called guinea, and once you try it, there’s no going back.

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Asparagus and Pecorino Salad Recipe

Asparagus and Pecorino Salad

The asparagus in this salad is sublimely sweet and is beautifully balanced by salty pecorino and tart zinginess of lemon.

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Radishes with Butter Dressing Recipe

Radishes with Butter Dressing

A riff on that old standby of a bunch of radishes, a crock of butter, and a pinch of salt, this nifty little number comes together easily and impressively.

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Braised Short Ribs with Pumpkin Orzo Recipe

Braised Short Ribs with Pumpkin Orzo

These braised short ribs from Mario Batali’s restaurant Babbo are one of David’s favorite things. One taste and you’ll understand why.

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Pork Loin in the Style of Porchetta Recipe

Pork Loin in the Style of Porchetta

For this pork loin recipe, Mario Batali blends porchetta, a highly seasoned boneless roast suckling pig with pork loin. An intense porchetta recipe.

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Peaches in Primitivo

Serving fruit with Primitivo (a dry red wine) is tradition in Puglia. There they often chill the raisiny red wines and pour them over sliced fresh peaches.

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