Mike Colameco's Real Food

Rouge Tomate / The Gander

Separated by just a city block two spots on West 18th Street are todays feature. Chef Jesse Schenker runs The Gander a lovely modern American eatery showcasing his cooking. And Rouge Tomate 2.0 formerly uptown re-opens in an old carriage house in Chelsea with an amazing wine list put together by MS Pascaline Lepeltier, and a kitchen run by Andy Bennett turning out the most delicious healthy food imaginable.

Wednesday, July 11 at 10:00 am on 12.2

additional airdates

  • Thursday, July 12 at 4:30 am on 12.2
  • Tuesday, August 21 at 3:30 pm on 12.1

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Two restaurants that are wine lovers paradise, both affiliated with wine shop. Racine's is linked to Chambers St Wines down the block, spot on French inspired menu and an amazing selection of wines by the glass or bottle. Wine Disciples is a store right next to a restaurant, here the cooking is American / Italian, ingredient driven and the wine list by glass and bottle is wonderful.