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

Capellini with Vegetables

Pasta with spring vegetables—or, for that matter, any vegetables—has always been a staple of Italian cuisine.

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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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Class of 2017

Graduation Season at My Restaurants

Host your graduation celebration at one of my restaurants!

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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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