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Tony Bennett's Italian NYC Valentine

Tony Bennett's Italian NYC Valentine
  Tony Bennett and his Mamma, Anna Benedetto (Courtesy of Bennett Family Archives)   I love New York City!  I was born here and live here and no matter how far away I go to cities ...
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Tony Bennett's "Ellington" Christmas

Tony Bennett's "Ellington" Christmas
Like everyone I love the holiday season - it's just a very special time of the year where we go out of our way to show our family and friends how much we appreciate having them in our lives.  Whe...
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The Cooking with Nonna Cookbook is Available for Pre-Order

The Cooking with Nonna Cookbook is Available for Pre-Order
Dear Friends, it gives me great pleasure to announce that the much awaited Cooking with Nonna Cookbook is now available for Pre-order! To Pre-order, you have two options: 1) You can Pre-order an autog...
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Tony Bennett - Thanksgiving Memory

Tony Bennett - Thanksgiving Memory
Tony Bennett and Anna Benedetto I grew up during the Depression and mom was widowed when my father passed. At the time I was 10 years old and mom had to raise 3 young children all on her own.  Ev...
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Puglia with Rossella Culinary Tour - 2016

Puglia with Rossella Culinary Tour - 2016
  Hurry!!!!... Only a Few Spots Left!!!!!!!     See all the Photos from the: 2015 Puglia with Rossella Culinary Tour! *** My Dear Friends, I am absolutely happy to announce that this year I will be...
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A Christmas Celebration at A' vucchella in Bridgeport, CT

A Christmas Celebration at A' vucchella in Bridgeport, CT
       Dear Friends, Are you ready to celebrate Christmas?  Well I am!!!  Please join me and my two lovely Nonne:  Nonna Romana Sciddurlo from Puglia and Nonna Antoinette Capodicci from Campania as we...
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Puglia with Rossella Tour 2015 - Photo Albums

Puglia with Rossella Tour 2015 - Photo Albums
If you missed my 2015 Puglia Culinary Tour, take a look at what you missed and make plans to join me in 2016! Enjoy all the Photo Albums below!   Welcome Dinner at Masseria Marzalossa La Madonna in Mo...
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Sorrento with Rossella Tour 2015 - Photo Albums

Sorrento with Rossella Tour 2015 - Photo Albums
      For all those of you that were not able to join me on my 2015  Sorrento Culinary Tour... this is what you missed!!!! Please see all the photo albums below! Welcome Dinner Cooking Class - Cavatel...
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Casting Call for all Nonne - Fall-Winter 2015

Casting Call for all Nonne - Fall-Winter 2015
  Casting Call for all Nonne!   We are starting to shoot the new season of the Cooking with Nonna Show ! If you are a Nonna with roots from any region of Italy and would like to be a guest Nonna on th...
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Cooking with Nonna is now on RokuTV

Cooking with Nonna is now on RokuTV
  Dear Friends, it gives me great pleasure to announce that the Cooking with Nonna Channel is now available on RokuTV . Now you can sit back in the comfort of your living room and enjoy all the Cook...
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Chicago Taylor Street Festa Italiana

Chicago Taylor Street Festa Italiana
Chicago... here I Am!!!!! Sooo excited to be part of the program at the Chicago Taylor Street Festa Italiana!   Photos from the Festa!   Schedule of Events: Friday August 14 @ 9:10AM Live Cooking De...
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Milwaukee Festa Italiana - 2015 - Photos and Videos

Milwaukee Festa Italiana - 2015 - Photos and Videos
I'm back from a great time at the Milwaukee Festa Italiana - 2015 I would like to thank Red Gold Tomatoes for sponsoring me for this great event! Take a look at all the Photos from the Festa Cooking S...
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Join Me at the Fancy Food Show - 2015

Join Me at the Fancy Food Show - 2015
    My Dear Friends, I have the pleasure to invite all of you to join me and Nonna Romana at the Summer Fancy Food Show which will take place on Sunday June 28 and Monday June 29, 2015 at the Javits C...
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Milwaukee Festa Italiana - 2015

Milwaukee Festa Italiana - 2015
  Super excited to be back at the Milwaukee Festa Italiana     Please join me in Milwaukee on July 18 and 19, 2015 for two Cooking Shows on La Cucina Showcase!   Sat. July 18 Time: 2:00PM The Rossella...
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The Kidz Cooking Studio Easter Event

The Kidz Cooking Studio Easter Event
      Please sign up your Kids for this fun party!  I am so excited to share with you that on Sunday March 15, 2015 @ 4:00PM I will be doing an Easter Bread Event with the kids at the: Kidz Cooking St...
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Sicily with Rossella Culinary Tour - 2015

Sicily with Rossella Culinary Tour - 2015
      My Dear Friends, I am so happy to announce my new “Sicily with Rossella” Culinary Tour which will be during the week of Sept. 20 to Sept 27, 2015. Once again, to make this dream come true, I ...
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Valentines at Bloomingdale's

Valentines at Bloomingdale's
  Join me at Bloomingdale's for a Valentines Cooking Celebration!!!   Bloomingdale's at the Willoowbrook Mall 3 Willowbrook Blvd, Wayne, NJ Saturday, January 31, 2015 12:00PM - 2:00PM 3rd Floor *** Du...
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Puglia with Rossella Culinary Tour - 2015

Puglia with Rossella Culinary Tour - 2015
The Puglia Tour is SOLD OUT!!!! H urry... there are only a few spots left on the Sorrento and Sicily Tours!!!!!       See all the Photos from the: 2014 Puglia with Rossella Culinary Tour! ***   My Dea...
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Sorrento with Rossella Culinary Tour - 2015

Sorrento with Rossella Culinary Tour - 2015
My Dear Friends, I am so happy to announce my new “Sorrento with Rossella” Culinary Tour which will be during the week of Aug. 29 to Sept 5, 2015. Once again, to make this dream come true, I have team...
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The Christmas 2014 - Recipe Contest

The Christmas 2014 - Recipe Contest
     My Dear Friends, Christmas is fast approaching and we are all getting ready to celebrate this beautiful holiday in good spirits and great food. But, one type of food is most particular at Christm...
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