Tag Archive: John Contratti


What can I say? It’s “Sally Field”!!! A true legend!!

It’s always a pleasure to hang out with the very nice, Matthew Rhys.

Meeting up with the very kind and talented Josh Groban

img_5504

Books Are Going Fast. Get “Cooking With Mr. C.” For All The Children and Elementary School Teachers In Your Life.

https://www.amazon.com/Cooking-Mr-C-John-Contratti/dp/1631772589

IMG_5382

Haven’t a copy of “Cooking With Mr. C.” for your classroom or for your kids? Come and get a signed copy on Wed. June 8 at 6:30 pm at Barnes and Noble  in Carle Place, New York.

Mr. C.’s Chicken Ricotta Parmesan

IMG_5323

Have You “Liked” “Cooking With Mr. C.” on Facebook?

Ingredients:

8 thin slices chicken cutlets

2 cups tomato sauce

2 cups fresh ricotta cheese

1 lb. piece fresh mozzarella cheese (sliced into 8 thin slices)

sea salt

4 fresh basil leaves (chopped)

olive oil

Directions:

  1. In a large skillet put 1 tbsp. of olive oil. Cook chicken cutlets on both sides for about 3 minutes each.
  2. In a large baking pan, coat the bottom with tomato sauce. Place cooked cutlets in pan. Put a little tomato sauce on top of each cutlet.
  3. Put a dollop of fresh ricotta cheese on top of each cutlet. Spread the ricotta evenly on top.
  4. Put a slice of mozzarella on top of each cutlet. Sprinkle with sea salt and basil.IMG_5320
  5. Preheat oven to 400 degrees and bake for 1o minutes until cheese is melted. IMG_5322   Serves 3 to 4 people.

IMG_5308

Hope to see Long Islanders at Barnes and Noble in Carle Place, NY,  as I sign my brand new children’s picture book, “Cooking With Mr. C.”, this Thursday, April 14, at 7:00 pm.

IMG_5257

Matthew Rhys, star of the FX drama “The Americans” is one of the nicest guys around. He has a copy of my new children’s picture book, “Cooking With Mr. C.” Here’s how you can get your copy.

https://mascotbooks.com/mascot-marketplace/buy-books/childrens-books/cooking-with-mr-c/

http://www.amazon.com/Cooking-Mr-C-John-Contratti/dp/1631772589

Watch the season premiere of “The Americans” on March 16 on FX.

IMG_5229

Put a book in a basket this Easter. Put my new children’s picture book, “Cooking With Mr. C.” Just click one of the links to get your copy today.

https://mascotbooks.com/mascot-marketplace/buy-books/childrens-books/cooking-with-mr-c/

http://www.amazon.com/Cooking-Mr-C-John-Contratti/dp/1631772589