meet lidia

Television personality, cookbook author and restaurateur

Lidia Bastianich is an Emmy award-winning television host, best-selling cookbook author, and restaurateur. She has held true to her Italian roots and culture, which she proudly and warmly invites her fans to experience.

about
meet lidia

meet lidia

Television personality, cookbook author and restaurateur

Lidia Bastianich is an Emmy award-winning television host, best-selling cookbook author, and restaurateur. She has held true to her Italian roots and culture, which she proudly and warmly invites her fans to experience.

about
meet lidia

RECIPE OF THE DAY

Olive Oil Mashed Potatoes

Try this recipe for a delicious Italian rendition of mashed potatoes. Here I added some roasted garlic cloves, very much an Italian American favorite.

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TODAY'S TIP

Finding the Right Olive Oil

Many people are familiar with wine tasting, but how about olive oil?

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Lidia's Celebrate Like an Italian

Learn more about my upcoming book and pre-order your copy!

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books & products

Lidia’s Mastering the Art of Italian Cuisine

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW TO BE A GREAT ITALIAN COOK

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