STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Some recipes are so easy to recreate that it’s virtually not possible for anybody to mess it up.
That appears like a problem I’m keen to simply accept.
If you happen to’re not too aware of Ralph’s Sport Bar at 1571 Richmond Street in Dongan Hills, that’s most likely as a result of they solely not too long ago opened throughout the pandemic — a particularly tough time for any enterprise to thrive.
However the purpose they had been capable of climate the storm was due to implausible recipes — some are impressed by proprietor Ralph Tafuri’s mom, affectionally often called “Nonna Rita.”
As soon as of these signature dishes is Nonna’s well-known tiramisu, a mouth-watering dessert flavored with mascarpone cheese, Grand Marnier liqueur, chocolate and espresso.
On paper, the recipe doesn’t look like too sophisticated. Nonna Rita even taught it to her grandchildren, who assist her make it.
However after I put my model collectively, one thing was lacking. What else is new?
Inform me what you assume I did flawed on the newest episode of “Recipe For Catastrophe,” the present the place we take your loved ones recipes and native Staten Island dishes and drinks, then attempt to recreate them in my kitchen.
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