nick stelllino

Bacon Or Pancetta

Chef Stellino attempts to answer the question - which one is more delicious - incredible, salty bacon or aged, spiced pancetta? The answer still eludes him as he explores each versatile ingredient's unique flavor and texture contribution to a variety of recipes. Dishes include: Ragu' di gamberetti (shrimp, bacon, asparagus and red peppers) / shrimp amatriciana with pasta (from the town of Amatriciana, made with pancetta) / insalata del sogno (dream salad with pancetta, parmesan cheese, vinaigrette dressing) / watermelon salad with tomato and bacon.

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Breakfast in America

On this episode, Eggs Benedict "Stellino Style", poached eggs over chorizo hash with tequila sauce and chocolate chip pancakes.

  • 2020-11-28T08:00:00-08:00
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Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen

  • 2020-12-03T02:30:00-08:00
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The Steak House

In this episode, reverse sear steak with port wine sauce and pan-fried mushroom and arugula, and wedge salad.

  • 2020-12-03T08:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-12-03T14:00:00-08:00
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The Vegetarian

In this episode, chilled cantaloupe soup, salmon with spinach and pancetta cream sauce and Sicilian almond pudding.

  • 2020-12-05T08:00:00-08:00
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Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen

  • 2020-12-10T02:30:00-08:00
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Sundays

Nick recounts how Sundays and certain dishes remind him of his family in Sicily. Dishes include: Potatoes with Sun Dried Tomatoes and Rosemary and Pork Chop with Pizzaiola Sauce Pasta Agghiu e Ogghiu (Pasta with Garlic and Olive Oil).

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The Ocean

Nick describes how growing up surrounded by the ocean and trips to the California coastline inspire his recipes. Dishes include: Swordfish "Agrodolce" (swordfish in a sweet and sour Sicilian sauce) / Scallop with Red Pepper Zucchini Cream Sauce / Calamari with Sun Dried Tomatoes and Garbanzo Beans.

  • 2020-12-12T08:00:00-08:00
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Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen

  • 2020-12-17T02:30:00-08:00
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Funny Farm

Nick recounts warm memories from a childhood spent on his family's farm in Sicily - and the enduring influence of one chicken in particular. Dishes include: Chicken Scallopini with Mushrooms and Marsala / Chicken Scallopini with Mortadella Cream Sauce / Chicken Scallopini with Radicchio and Gorgonzola Cream Sauce.

  • 2020-12-17T08:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-12-17T14:00:00-08:00
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Tails from the Gridiron

Nick recalls his glory days of playing football in the United States while showcasing elegant dishes to serve for Sunday football parties. Dishes include: Pikkio Pakkio Conzato (Shrimp and Tortellini Salad with Fresh Tomato Sauce) / Shrimp Salad with Cannellini Beans / Sicilian Salad with Shrimp and Calamari.

  • 2020-12-19T08:00:00-08:00
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Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen

  • 2020-12-24T02:30:00-08:00
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Soup for the Soul

Nick talks about his growth as a chef while preparing a trio of comforting soups. Dishes include: Mussel Soup with Brandy and Saffron / Lentil Soup with Sausages / Butternut Squash Soup with Cannellini Beans and Ham.

  • 2020-12-24T08:00:00-08:00
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The Lobster Story

Nick recounts an amusing anecdote from his childhood about the trouble that ensued when his father brought home live lobsters. Dishes include: Pasta with Lobster Sauce, Langoustine Sliders and White Chocolate Pudding.

  • 2020-12-26T08:00:00-08:00
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