Food for Thought

Here you’ll find all kinds of Food for Thought…heartwarming letters from our meal recipients, stories about how Citymeals is caring for our homebound neighbors, facts on nutrition and the elderly and much more.

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Born in 1930, John remembers an idyllic childhood in New York City filled with stickball and hide-and-seek. But more than anything, his memories always go back to his late wife Margaret.

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By: Chef Mario Hernandez of The Black Ant

Photo Credit: Konrad Brattke Photography

Recipe Serves: 4-6


A Note from Chef Hernandez:

As an adventurous cook who delights in the experience of traveling to discover new flavors, this dish is my tribute to Mexico and Peru.