lidia's kitchen

Starring Olive Oil

Olive oil is an essential staple in every Italian home. It's the easiest way to add flavor to any soup, and Lidia shows you how when making cannellini bean and lentil soup. Olive oil is also used in desserts, and she makes olive oil cake.

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Growing Up Italian

Lidia talks about growing up and family traditions in this episode. Featured recipes include Shrimp and Mixed Bean Salad, a Roasted Garlic Crostini and Papperdelle with Mixed Fresh Mushrooms. A refreshing "Panache" is shared with her mother Erminia.

  • 2019-10-25T03:30:00-07:00
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Storytime with Grandma

Lidia's mother, Erminia, is known to all as "Grandma." She is known for her laughter, singing and entertaining culinary moments with Lidia. In this episode, featured recipes include Corn and Zucchini Minestra, Fried Risotto and Beef & Root Vegetables Braised in Red Wine. "Salute" to Grandma!

  • 2019-11-01T03:30:00-07:00
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My Italian American

Italian American classics are what Lidia discovered as a young 12 year old arriving in America. In this episode, she shares some of her favorites: Bolognese Sauce; Asparagus Salad and a lighter and more contemporary version of the Chicken Pizzaiola.

  • 2019-11-08T02:30:00-08:00
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Love Your Vegetables

Italians love their vegetables, and so does Lidia! This episode will feature three healthy and delicious Italian vegetable dishes including: Salad of Warm Greens with Bacon & Mushrooms; Leek and Prosciutto Grain; and Butternut Squash Soup.

  • 2019-11-15T02:30:00-08:00
    KCET-HD