As part of the current Postcard Swap, each particpant is sharing a recipe from their part of the country. It was too hard deciding what recipe representedmy hometown so I created a cookbook of recipes. Herein are recipes from NYC restaurants or just too typical of the Big Apple to leave off the list. Whether or not you are part of the swap, enjoy.
Oprah recently featured this treat as one of her favorite things. I ordered the mix from Serendipity in NYC. The food editor from our local paper went in search of the recipe after numerous requests from readers and here it is--straight from Serendipity 3 restaurant. When my mix arrives, I'll let you know how this recipe compares to the real deal.
Can you say GARLIC?? Don't fear, when you pan roast the garlic in olive oil you get this wonderfully sweet mellow flavor... then you have this bonus of roasted garlic olive oil to use later! I got this idea from Michael Chiarello on the food network but have made it my own.