Fauci Linguini: Iconic Peter's Clam Bar names dish after America's hero doctor

A famous Long Island restaurant is honoring Dr. Anthony Fauci.

Fauci is the nation's leading expert on infectious diseases, but he is also Italian-American.

Peter's Clam Bar in Island Park has come up with "The Fauci Linguini."

News 12 has been told the linguini with white clam sauce shares its origins with Fauci, since the sauce itself was invented in the Fauci family's native part of Italy.