Greenwich Village, 4 pm: Mario Batali Whizzes by on His Vespa, Unidentified Figure Clinging to His Back


He stops at the light at University Place and West 9th Street, I catch up with him and snap the picture from my bike.

And don’t forget, today is the day his flagship Del Posto was awarded a very rare four stars by the Times.

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on September 29, 2010

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