Guest Picks: Andrew Carmellini

Andrew Carmellini, chef-owner of Locanda Verde and The Dutch, spoke to Leonard Lopate about his most recent cookbook, and he revealed what his favorite comfort food is!

What have you read or seen over the past year (book, play film, etc…) that moved or surprised you?

          I'm in a cultural desert right now. I opened two restaurants and wrote a book this year. I did read Travels in Siberia and liked that a lot. 

What are you listening to right now?

         Everything! Love RJD3, Yuck, Clams Casino



What’s the last great book you read?

        Travels in Siberia


What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?

        Frank Zappa, Beatmakers



What's your favorite comfort food?

       Ice Cream!