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

PENNE WITH RICOTTA AND MUSHROOMS

This is a simple recipe, packed with flavor and with a great mouth texture.

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TODAY'S TIP

Cooking with Herbs

Fresh herbs are simply wonderful to cook with, and they should be ever-present in your kitchen.

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Where's Lidia

Lidia with Kathie Lee and Hoda on the Today Show.

Watch me with Kathie Lee and Hoda on the Today Show preparing my Easy, Free-Form Plum Tart recipe!

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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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