Schedule banner

Ciao Italia

Mary Ann Esposito, host of the longest-running cooking show on public television, travels around the United States and Rome, Italy in search of recipes that can be prepared in thirty-minutes or less for a busy audience that has time to enjoy great Italian food but doesn' t always have time to prepare it "the old way."

Visit the Ciao Italia website

Episode Description
Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 - 8:30 AM    "Mushroom Fantasy/Una Fantasia Dei Funghi" Mary Ann visits the magical world of David Connor, AKA "Mister Tomato" who grows the most fantastic mushrooms you've ever seen in a energy-efficient greenhouse. He gives her a basket full to take nella cucina to create a hearty Pasta with Mushroom Sauce, a wintertime treat of White Polenta with Mushrooms and Peppers, and finishes it off with a Baked Mushroom Frittata. How about them tomatoes?. D
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned

More Ciao Italia on PLUS (MT)
Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 - 8:30 AM "Mushroom Fantasy/Una Fantasia Dei Funghi" (PLUS)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Tuesday, Dec 25, 2012 - 8:30 AM "Classic Pasta of Liguria/La Pasta Classica Da Liguria" (PLUS)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Thursday, Dec 27, 2012 - 8:30 AM "Classic Pasta of Liguria/La Pasta Classica Da Liguria" (PLUS)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Tuesday, Jan 1, 2013 - 8:30 AM "Exquisite Plums/Susine Squisite" (PLUS)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Thursday, Jan 3, 2013 - 8:30 AM "Exquisite Plums/Susine Squisite" (PLUS)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013 - 8:30 AM "Roast Pork, Tuscan Style/Arista!" (PLUS)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Thursday, Jan 10, 2013 - 8:30 AM "Roast Pork, Tuscan Style/Arista!" (PLUS)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Tuesday, Jan 15, 2013 - 8:30 AM "Shrimp and Gamberoni/Scampi E Gamberoni" (PLUS)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Thursday, Jan 17, 2013 - 8:30 AM "Shrimp and Gamberoni/Scampi E Gamberoni" (PLUS)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Tuesday, Jan 22, 2013 - 8:30 AM "Whole Wheat Pizza/Pizza Integrale" (PLUS)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Idaho PTV Homepage Idaho PTV Homepage