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Matt Moschella: Corto

The chef’s elegant, seasonal and resolutely straightforward Italian fare is what prompts his selector to make him the latest inductee into the Garden State’s elite club of top toques. What keeps a devoted community returning to the Jersey City hot spot is an amalgamation of expertly executed fundamentals that combine to make memories.

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CORTO, 507 Palisade Ave., Jersey City. 201-420-6290. Website: Follow on Instagram @corto_jc.


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