salame, arugula; fiore di zucca ravioli with sage butter




There were two courses, first, a salumi with greens…

  • Two ounces of La Quercia Salame Americano, from Eataly, arranged on plates, drizzled with with a little Casa Gola olive oil, accompanied by small leaves of arugula from Norwich Meadows Farm, which had been dressed with the same oil, juice from a local hot house Lisbon lemon (Fantastic Gardens of Long Island), salt, and pepper
  • slices of a Bien Cuit ‘campagna’ from Forager’s

…followed by a fresh pasta.


  • twelve ounces of Fiore di Zucca crescent ravioli from Eataly (a filling of butternut squash, ricotta, grana padano, and breadcrumbs), with a sauce of  6  or 8 fresh sage leaves from Eataly warmed in several tablespoons of ‘Kerrygold Pure Irish Butter‘, with some grated ‘Organic Parmigiana Reggiani Hombre’ from Whole Foods sprinkled on the top of the pasta once it had been placed in bowls