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Mario Batali

  1. controversies
    Every Chef and Restaurant Owner Accused of Sexual Misconduct In The #MeToo EraFrom the charges levied against them to the consequences (or lack thereof) 12 prominent men have faced.
  2. closings
    One of Mario Batali’s New York Restaurants Will Close for GoodLa Sirena will shut down at the end of the year.
  3. lawsuits
    Woman Sues Mario Batali, Alleging He Groped HerIt’s the first sexual-harassment lawsuit against the chef.
  4. sexual harassment
    New York Is Investigating Sexual Harassment at the Spotted PigThe state attorney general has sought records for Ken Friedman and Mario Batali.
  5. sexual harassment
    Mario Batali Still Hasn’t Been Bought Out From His RestaurantsIt was announced he’d be gone by July 1. Now the company is much less forthcoming about when it will actually happen.
  6. sexual harassment
    Mario Batali Accused of Groping and Forcibly Kissing FansSeven more women have come forward to accuse the chef of misconduct.
  7. mario batali
    Michelle Wolf Ripped Into Mario Batali on Her New Show“Mario Batali looks like what happened if the Macy’s Parade had a #MeToo float.”
  8. sexual harassment
    Mario Batali’s 3 Las Vegas Restaurants Will CloseNearly 300 employees will be out of work come July 27.
  9. sexual harassment
    Mario Batali Expected to Officially Be Out at His Restaurant Group by July 1The restaurant group he helped found has been mired in controversy.
  10. sexual assault
    NYPD Investigating Mario Batali for Allegedly Sexually Abusing Two WomenFollowing a new 60 Minutes report that paints a chilling portrait of the disgraced chef, another similar accusation was reported.
  11. lawsuits
    Mario Batali’s Restaurant Group Settled a New Lawsuit for $2 MillionThey paid out a $5.25 million tip-skimming suit in 2012.
  12. power dynamics
    Restaurants (Still) Have a Racism Problem, and Joe Bastianich Is ProofA short video clip reveals deep ugliness and surprising ignorance.
  13. yikes
    Restaurateur Joe Bastianich Made Racist, Sexist Comments on Italian TVA clip from Masterchef Italia casts prior allegations in a new light.
  14. sexism
    Writer Who Brilliantly Hate-Baked Batali’s Cinnamon Rolls Had Her Twitter HackedThe pinned tweet on her Twitter account was changed to include a racial slur.
  15. sexual harassment
    Babbo Chef Frank Langello Leaves Following Sexual-Harassment AllegationsHe’s been accused of running a highly abusive restaurant.
  16. sexual harassment
    More Employees Speak Out About Harassment at Batali and Bastianich’s RestaurantsStaff allege that the two created an environment that encouraged harassment and abusive behavior.
  17. Everyone Is Still Appalled by Mario Batali’s Cinnamon-Roll Apology Email“OK. Quick apology and then rolls.”
  18. sexual harassment
    Mario Batali Officially Fired From The ChewABC didn’t find any misconduct on the show, but says his past behavior “violates our standards of conduct.”
  19. sexual harassment
    5 More Women Come Forward to Accuse Batali of Sexual HarassmentThe incidents occurred at the Spotted Pig and Los Angeles’s Osteria Mozza.
  20. sexual harassment
    Actress Siobhan Thompson Says Batali Groped Her When She Worked at Del PostoBatali’s first public accuser tells CBS This Morning that he “inappropriately touched her breasts.”
  21. sexual harassment
    Mario Batali Appeared on a Sexual-Harassment Panel Just 6 Weeks AgoHe spoke about “a workplace free of fear.”
  22. sexual harassment
    How the Restaurant Industry Is Reacting to the Batali Sexual-Harassment Report“Maybe this’ll mark the end, finally, of our 30-year-old notion of the rock-star-y super chef.”
  23. sexual harassment
    Food Network Halts Production on Molto Mario RebootFollowing allegations of sexual harassment against the chef.
  24. sexual harassment
    Mario Batali Steps Down From Restaurants After Accusations of Sexual HarassmentThe chef is stepping away from his company and his television obligations.
  25. new york beginnings
    How Food Network Turned Big-city Chef Culture Into Middle-America Pop CultureIn the early ’90s, a no-budget television network in midtown Manhattan transformed unknown cooks into full-blown celebrities.
  26. minimum wage
    Mario Batali Is Not a Fan of Raising the Minimum WageHe says it’s “not the fastest way of advancing a higher quality of life.”
  27. lawsuits
    A Fired Pastry Chef Is Suing Mario Batali for DiscriminationHe alleges that, after enduring harassment from co-workers because of his sexuality, he was wrongfully terminated.
  28. Watch Mario Batali Throw a Tapas Party for 20All of the dishes looked delicious.
  29. chef shuffle
    One of New York’s Best Restaurants Has a New ChefThe man responsible for the fabled 100-layer lasagna is moving on to a new project.
  30. presidential eats
    Here’s Mario Batali’s Menu for the Obamas’ Final State DinnerSweet-potato agnolotti, beef braciola, and a green-apple crostata are on the menu.
  31. video feed
    Mario Batali’s New Cooking Show Is Basically Molto Mario 2.0It’s like a return to the Food Network series that made him famous, only this time set in trendy Brooklyn offices.
  32. the grub street diet
    Mario Batali Eats Tacos and ‘Guacasalsa’ at Home“It could be its own business.”
  33. Restaurant Review
    Pasquale Jones Brings Something Fresh to the Dining LandscapeMario Batali’s La Sirena, on the other hand, not so much.
  34. Openings
    First Look at La Sirena, the Latest From Mario Batali and Joe BastianichThe Babbo boys open their first new New York restaurant in ten years (not counting Eataly).
  35. Recipe Clash
    Here’s How Mario Batali Makes Pot BrowniesBut some experts say he’s doing it all wrong.
  36. Chef Shuffle
    Michael Laiskonis Teams Up With Mario BataliLa Sirena is finally scheduled to open next month.
  37. Expansions
    New York’s Second Eataly Location Has an Opening DateThe 41,000-square-foot market will debut at 4 World Trade Center.
  38. Video Feed
    Mario Batali Brewed a Beer Inspired by Dan Barber’s Food-Waste InitiativeMade by Dogfish Head’s Sam Calagione, WasteNot beer includes citrus peels, tomato pulp, and a nod to the moonshine that’s made in prison.
  39. Coming Soon
    Mario Batali Explains Why His New Restaurant Is Taking So Long“Even if you’re three months late and millions of dollars over budget, I’m finding it hard to get very worked up about that. I’m not worried.”
  40. Chef Shuffles
    Pastry Chef Meredith Kurtzman Will Leave Otto at the End of SeptemberAfter 12 glorious years.
  41. Twittersphere
    Twitter Launched an Account Dedicated Solely to Food@TwitterFood says it’ll be a one-stop shop for “all the best of food and restaurant culture on Twitter.”
  42. Lawsuits
    Babbo Will Remain Open in the Face of a Neighbor’s $10 Million LawsuitA judge refused to shut it down, called that description “highly disputed.”
  43. Lawsuits
    Neighbor Sues Mario Batali’s Babbo for $10 MillionThe neighbor is tired of “excessive odors” and “toxic emissions.”
  44. Reopenings
    Eataly’s Wine Shop Makes a Triumphant ReturnThe celebration includes free glasses of sparkling wine tonight.
  45. Truffles!
    2014 Is on Track to Be the Best Year Yet for White TrufflesA lot rain and a lot of warmth make for a bumper are good for the fungus.
  46. Coming Soon
    Mario Batali and Joe Bastianich Will Take Over La Bottega in the Maritime HotelLet’s all take a trip to “terraced hillsides of Positano.”
  47. Video Feed
    Watch Frank Bruni Make Cocktails for Mario Batali“Drinking with Frank Bruni at 10 a.m., man, life is looking good.”
  48. Video Feed
    Watch Mario Batali and Christine Quinn’s Meet-up on The High RoadIt’s about about NYC, this time around.
  49. Video Feed
    Watch Mario Batali and Mike Myers Play Beer Pong in Washington Square ParkVerdict: Neither is particularly adept at the drinking game.
  50. Video Feed
    Watch Mario Batali and Jimmy Fallon Pal Around on the High LineThey’re just a couple of guys seeing the sights, playing some mini golf.
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