Get togethers are the perfect time to revisit the classic comfort foods from the kitchen. Mary Ann Esposito is here to tell us about her most recent book Ciao Italia Family Classics and shows us some great italian comfort recipes. Check out www.legendsfromeurope.com for more information!
>> welcome back to the “morning blend.” when it comes to comfort food, a lot of italian dishes, lasagna or spaghetti. joing us is mary an espazito. she road this book called chow italian family. >> tell us, a lot of people think they know, what is comfort food? >> before i answer that question, i want to tell you i have partnered with legendsfromeurope.com. comfort food ishose that are familiar to us, they make us feel good when we are not feeling well. easy to prepare. ingredients are readily available. they make us happy. that is what comfort food is. >> what about comfort food italian style. >> this is justice, quality ingredients, keep the treatment simple. it is very easy to prepare. i am going to show you that today in some of these recipes from my latest book chowitalia. macaroni and cheese at its finest. >> one of my favorite. >> everybody loves it. we took it in a new direction.