Liza Shaw of A16 in San Francisco @ Gustiamo in the Bronx

Liza Shaw, a partner and the chef of A16 in San Francisco comes to NY and pays Gustiamo a visit. Here, Liza is with Stefano who is leading an olive oil tasting.¬† With so many great Italian olive oils it’s difficult to make up your mind. Tasting may be tricky, because after a while, they…

Pulino’s Bar and Pizzeria

¬†Stefano and I went to see Nate Appleman, at his new restaurant Pulino‘s, last Friday. We were really looking forward to meeting the celebrated chef and welcoming him to the New York restaurant scene. Somehow, we felt like we knew each other already, like we were already friends, since he had mentioned Gustiamo in his…