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GTopp Mar 23, 2009 11:17 AM

Does anyone where I can go to find a truly authentic, and great Bolognese sauce. Not just red sauce with ground beef. I hear babbo does a great one, any others, maybe at a spot a little easier to get into.
Thanks

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    wincountrygirl Mar 23, 2009 11:32 AM

    Tarry Lodge in Port Chester is Mario's place. Bolognese is fantastic and if you are willing to eat early, much easier to get in to.

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      notsochubbychubette Mar 23, 2009 11:34 AM

      port chester?

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        Cheese Boy Mar 23, 2009 12:23 PM

        She posted an alternate Batali restaurant in the event the OP cannot get a res at Babbo. Port Chester is in Westchester county just short of the Fairfield border. Easily accessible by Metro North if you're not driving.

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      notsochubbychubette Mar 23, 2009 11:37 AM

      Felidia and del posto make a nice one too....

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        JulesTei Mar 23, 2009 02:53 PM

        Po (which Batali used to own) does a really great one with spinach tagliatelle. And cheap(er) too!

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          il Trifulau Mar 23, 2009 06:56 PM

          Cipriani Downtown makes an excellent and authentic Bolognese sauce, but it's like a million dollars.

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          DavidT Mar 23, 2009 07:23 PM

          Try Via Emilia, 47 E. 21st Street.

          www.viaemilia.us

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            KTinNYC Mar 23, 2009 07:37 PM

            Bianca has a bolognese with fresh tagliatele that is very good.

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              GTopp Mar 24, 2009 07:23 AM

              Thanks Everyone. Has anyone tried the bolognese at Da Andrea?

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