Chef, Author, Restaurateur

October 2015

The Halloween Gold Standard

Happy Halloween from @emilyiguchi @thedutchnyc

@salnapoli worships at pasta alters Cc @barprimi

Ferrari 512 M, the main competitor against my favorite Can Am car, Porsche 917#70's #v12

Apparently you can do this in Maranelllo

Let's kill some time #scuderia #horses


Buona Notte #alba #feira #sagra


Grande ...

Dude.... at Trattoria I Bologna in Rachetto Tanaro cc @truffledawg


Hanging out

Going to see Aldo Vacca .... #barbaresco


With my dear friend @kitchensense and Ambassador Hickey, closing down #expomilano2015. Congrats Mitch on 6 Million visitors to @usapavilion2015 !

Tonight in Milan, we are making Short Ribs "16 Ave Style" #milano

a Trattoria del Nuovo Macello #capiditutticapi #milano

Fortza Ragazzi #milano

a Milano

Long Live Smoked Salmon Aspic Roses !


Anti-Russia in Syria protest in Milan

We closing down the #expo2015 in Milan Italy @locandaverde @salnapoli @_minkong

And... Nice fresh Italian porcini mushrooms #fortza @salnapoli @_minkong

Val di Susa early this morning ....Took a bunch of trips here with my friends father to pick porcini #fortza

Brunch @locandaverde

Greenwich Hotel Vibes #nyc @locandaverde

Eclair mood @lafayette380

Who knew? #future

It takes a lot of focus to cook and serve hundreds of customers every night @locandaverde ... @damianfranqui @kierinbaldwin  #teamfire

Mmmmm... Santa Barbara Uni @thedutchnyc

Lunch vibes @thedutchnyc Cedar Plank cooked in smoker over apple and hickory. @jasehua and the team rub the fish with dried mushrooms with give it great earthiness

Wow #mets @ericsmades @wanderbarbosanyc @_kassover

@barprimi @salnapoli Che Brav !

@scottlipps takes the best pics at my restaurants ..... @lafayette380

@ericsmades @_kassover @wanderbarbosanyc

Autumn Duck Pate with Apple & Mustard @lafayette380

Oh, hey... What's up #trufflepalooza15

Lots of goodies coming up for #trufflepalooza15 including Truffle Honey Panna Cotta #notruffleoil

It's that time of year again.....Trufflepalooza @locandaverde Dry-Aged Beef CarpaccioGnocchiPolenta al FornoTagliolini And all kinds of White Truffle Specials through Dec 15th

Great night with Jose Reyes and Keith Hernandez @lamelaza_7! @SPG & @SheratonHotels @MLB family. #sheratonpresents #spglife #mlb

I'm the selecta #kingtubby @zucchiniflower

Service at Chez Celine is

Also huge thanks to Francesco Buitoni who chef-owner of my favorite upstate Italian  @mercatoredhook and who also gives me eggs from the farm next store

Also Claire Danes and Jeh Johnson have lunch @thedutchnyc in today's Times... Was waiting for Saul to show up but he flaked

"Shrimp & Grits" ... Italian style @locandaverde #brunch



With the great "Broadway" Joe Namath @nyjets @chase @joespub #gojets

Dulce de Leche cake @lafayette380 got me all like ....

This is brunch this weekend @barprimi Sun is out ....

The struggle was real in 92' #brownbag 🏼

We love you @bubs011 !!

Let's go Mets@ericsmades @_kassover @karenhyman @wendycohen1 @abby.coh


@kierinbaldwin looking good in @foodandwine this month @locandaverde Grazie Mille @fwscout

@esquire named @littleparknyc one of the top 10 new restaurants in the USA !Chef @_minkong and team !!!

Close up, Fall @lafayette380 Roast Duck Glazed with Pomegranate & Tarragon, Butternut Squash Boulanger

Party time @locandaverde

Donut game is strong in Canada #tims

I told these kids, don't be a weird geek like me, they don't listen

Apple picking crew #YYZ

Friendly reminder that @lafayette380 is running the brunch menu for the holiday today


Round and Round..... @lafayette380 Stacks on Stacks of croissants, pain au chocolate and almond croissants this weekend. #brunch

@salnapoli @barprimi pancetta in the works

Lunch @thedutchnyc The Peconic Bay scallops here are from Southold NY grown by Karen Rivara who is also president of the Long Island Farm Bureau. All part of the strong sourcing from chef @jasehua and @thedutchnyc team #american

The Ride home... Back to work

Guys night out #NOHO

Italian 🇮🇪 vs German

First and last of the air-cooled 911

Second annual "unsolicited" NOHO Hospitality Road Rally @phoeniciadiner @salnapoli @jpickard44 @damianfranqui @nikolonyc @vfalzone #ostrom #cormier The line up Porsche GT4Porsche 4SPorsche 356Ferrari 458BMW M6


9:30 AM Bond Street #nyc

Out of the oven...

About last night

Today we delivered meals from @locandaverde for @citymeals to home bound Tribeca residents. If you would like to support the good work that @citymeals does for New York City go to


@emilyiguchi + Lamborgini we go

Venison cooked in Smoked Hay @thedutchnyc tonight with beast crew @jasehua @emilyiguchi @summerathena @shakeyhandz for Scotch & Game dinner

About to get started for epic Scotch & Game dinner @thedutchnyc

Fall @lafayette380

12:50 PM

Couldn't sleep last night so made a video of a chicken slow roasting @lafayette380 and me playing some bluesy guitar

Girls who actually moshed at Ramones concerts... Actually more of a pogo #wife

Afternoon delight @thedutchnyc

Team NOHO Hospitality raising money for #ms today #champions

Make plan, hope it works #bookit

Sat morning vibes @lafayette380

Best-Cured Salmon with Apple & Horseradish @lafayette380 #fall

Epic text battle between friends/musicians today. Here is my entry for 10 top rock live albums of all time. No punk/thrash/metal/hardcore on the list cause those are other lists.... Discuss

Javier getting ready for #scotch&game @thedutchnyc @mistressofmotors @jasehua @emilyiguchi

@jasehua just got back from Puebla so naturally he is making Chiles en Nogada @thedutchnyc

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