Cooking with Nonna

Celebrate Food & Family With Over 100 Classic Recipes from Italian Grandmothers

Cooking with Nonna
£19.99
Format: Hardback, 248 Pages
ISBN: 9781631062940
Buy from an Online Retailer
We do not sell books through our website in the UK.
Please use the links below to buy from online retailers
UK:
            
CA:
      
AU:
   

Description

Learn to cook classic Italian recipes like a native with the long-awaited debut cookbook from Rossella Rago, creator of the popular web TV series Cooking with Nonna!

For Rossella Rago, creator and host of Cooking with Nonna TV, Italian cooking was never just about the amazing food or Sunday dinner; it was also about family, community, and tradition. Rossella grew up cooking with her Nonna Romana every Sunday and on holidays, learning the traditional recipes of the Italian region of Puglia, like focaccia, braciole, zucchine alla poverella, and pizza rustica.

In her popular web TV series, Rossella invites Italian-American grandmothers (the unsung heroes of the culinary world) to cook with her, learning the classic dishes and flavors of each region of Italy and sharing them with eager fans all over the world. Now you can take a culinary journey through Italy with Rossella and her debut cookbook, Cooking with Nonna, featuring over 100 classic Italian recipes, along with advice and stories from 25 beloved Italian grandmothers.

With easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions and mouthwatering photos, Cooking with Nonna covers appetizers, soups, salads, pasta, meats, breads, cookies, and desserts, and features favorite recipes including: 

  • Sicilian Rice Balls
  • Fried Calamari
  • Stuffed Artichokes
  • Orecchiette with Broccoli Rabe
  • Veal Stew in a Polenta Bowl
  • Struffoli
  • Ricotta Cookies
  • Homemade Pasta
  • Handcrafted Spaghetti with Meatballs
  • Four-Cheer Lasagna

If you are ready to bring back Sunday dinner and learn how to make Italian food just like nonna, then look no further!

The author

Rossella Rago is the host of the popular web TV series Cooking with Nonna (www.cookingwithnonna.com). For each episode of the show, Rossella invites an Italian-American nonna to cook with her and share traditional Italian recipes and fond memories of her childhood in Italy. Rossella, a graduate of St. John’s University, has traveled the country and performed cooking demonstrations in numerous cities across the United States with local nonne as her partners.

Rossella spent her childhood in the kitchen with her maternal Nonna Romana, learning the long legacy of recipes from Puglia passed down through the generations. Launching Cooking with Nonna TV has allowed Rossella to expand her culinary expertise to much of the rest of Italy too. Rossella, together with her mother and her Nonna Romana, won the “Italiano Battle” episode of the Food Network's 24 Hour Restaurant Battle in 2010. She is the author of Cooking with Nonna and Cooking with Nonna: A Year of Italian Holidays (Race Point Publishing, 2017 and 2018). Rossella lives in Brooklyn, New York.

Reader reviews

Specs

Format: Hardback, 248 Pages
ISBN: 9781631062940
Illustrations: 100 color photos
Size: 8.27 in x 10.63 in x 0.419 in / 210.06 mm x 270 mm x 10.63 mm
Published:

You might also be interested in

Q&A with Cooking with Nonna author Rossella Rago
Rossella Rago is host of the popular web cooking show Cooking with Nonna. In each episode, Rossella invites an Italian-American nonna to cook with her, sharing traditional Italian recipes and fond memories of childhoods in Italy. Working with these incredible, strong women inspired her to pen a cookbook featuring their recipes and stories. We caught up with her ...
Read More >
Make-Ahead Slow Cooker Mash
Mashed potatoes are a Thanksgiving staple, but if you’re looking to opt for a healthier option, try this Make-Ahead Slow Cooker Mash from Martina Slajerova’s new book, Keto Slow Cooker & One-Pot Meals! Laden with fresh herbs, slow-cooker cauliflower mash is the perfect side for your stews and casseroles. It freezes well, too, so go ahead and make ...
Read More >
Q&A with Quick Keto author Martina Slajerova
Martina Slajerova’s new cookbook, Quick Keto Diet in 30 Minutes or Less hits shelves today! We caught up with the KetoDiet Blog and KetoDiet App founder to learn more about when she started following a ketogenic diet and where she got inspiration for her third book. For our readers who don’t know, what is the Keto Diet? ...
Read More >
See More Posts