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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.
 
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My Mother's Chicken and Potatoes
In my family, favorite dishes are always being ...
 
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Lidia's: In the Kitchen - Butterflying a Chicken

 
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Roasting Vegetables
Roasting is a fantastic way to prepare your favorite vegetables and also an opportunity to concentrate...
 
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2014 St.Martin Gala
I will be in Seattle for the wonderful 2014 St.Martin's Gala. This event is taking place to raise awareness about Saint...
 
Texas Book Festival 2014
I will be traveling to Austin for the annual book festival which will take place October 25th through October 26th. This is a...
 
Lidia's Kansas City Restaurant- Sweet 16
So excited and proud as I travel to Kansas City to celebrate our restaurant's 16th birthday and for" the “Boys Grow...
 
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Lidia's Commonsense Italian Cooking
Lidia brings viewers on a road trip into the heart of Italian-American cooking.
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LIDIA'S
Enjoy Lidia's pastas and sauces!
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Lidia's Stoneware Collection

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May 19, 2014
Roasting Vegetables

Roasting is a fantastic way to prepare your favorite vegetables and also an opportunity to concentrate their flavor in them. When preparing a roasted meat or poultry, add vegetables alongside the meat. The veggies will help add flavor to the finished roast and the vegetables will be flavored from the fat and juices of the meat. It’s also a good idea to cut your vegetables in uniform sizes, so they all cook to the same degree of doneness.