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'New York Post' Profiles Sal Bartolomeo of Rosario's Pizza on Manhattan's Lower East Side

Sal Bartolomeo. [Photograph: nypost.com] From a nice profile in the New York Post of Sal Bartolomeo of Rosario's Pizza on the Lower East Side: "This pizza parlor is my home, and I share it with everybody," he says. "People come from all over the world just to see me, because they know I'm going to put a show on for them."Customers I've been serving since 1963 will bring their grandkids here, even if they've moved to another city. They want the kids to meet Sal." Rosario's Pizza 173 Orchard Street, New York NY 10002 (LES, at Stanton; map) 212-777-9813... More

Nice Kitchen, Pioneer Woman

[Photograph: The Los Angeles Times] The Los Angeles Times has a great profile on Internet sensation Ree Drummond. You may know her as The Pioneer Woman, whose group of sites—including The Pioneer Woman Cooks—feature witty writing and stunning photography. PWC, for instance, is full of recipes that you can almost follow by peeping the pix alone. While we at SE once drooled at the photos on her cooking site, we're now agog at the kitchen she shoots them in. Look at that thing!... More

Fuchsia Dunlop, General Tso, and Me

Serious Eats has lunch with Fuchsia Dunlop and finds out why she focused on Hunanese cuisine for her latest cookbook: “Nothing’s been written on it," Ms. Dunlop says. "It is hearty and rustic, and I think that’s what people love to cook at home. That’s what I love to cook myself. Also, although many people have heard of Hunanese food, there is a misconception about what it actually is.” More

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