Lidia's Kitchen

LIDIA'S KITCHEN is a paean to the importance of mealtime. Over the course of 26 episodes, Daytime Emmy winner Lidia Bastianich conjures simple, seasonal and economical dishes with grace, confidence and love. She teaches viewers to draw on their roots, allow for spontaneity, and cultivate a sense of home in the kitchen. Lidia makes rustic staples, including oatmeal biscuits, apple cider-braised pork shoulder, potato pizza, salmon with mustard sauce, country onion soup, lentil country salad and Grandma Rosa's apple cake. Filled with tips and techniques collected through years in the kitchen and at the family table, Lidia channels her passion for teaching into a fun and trustworthy curriculum of kitchen wisdom.

Sat, Oct 1 1:30 P.M. Timing Is Everything     NHPBS

Lidia reminds everyone to make the kitchen and recipe work for you.

Sun, Oct 2 1:30 P.M. Timing Is Everything     NH EXPLORE

Lidia reminds everyone to make the kitchen and recipe work for you.

Sun, Oct 2 6:30 P.M. What's for Dinner?     NH CREATE

Every culture has their way of asking, "What's for Dinner?

Sun, Oct 2 11:30 P.M. Lidia's Kitchen     NH CREATE

Mon, Oct 3 8:00 A.M. Timing Is Everything     NH EXPLORE

Lidia reminds everyone to make the kitchen and recipe work for you.

Tue, Oct 4 8:00 A.M. Dress Up Dinner     NH EXPLORE

In this episode, the dishes might "look" a little fancy, but they are super easy and give a little flair to your weeknight or weekend dinner!

Tue, Oct 4 9:30 A.M. What's for Dinner?     NH CREATE

Every culture has their way of asking, "What's for Dinner?

Tue, Oct 4 12:30 P.M. What's for Dinner?     NH CREATE

Every culture has their way of asking, "What's for Dinner?

Tue, Oct 4 4:30 P.M. What's for Dinner?     NH CREATE

Every culture has their way of asking, "What's for Dinner?

Wed, Oct 5 3:30 A.M. What's for Dinner?     NH CREATE

Every culture has their way of asking, "What's for Dinner?

Wed, Oct 5 8:00 A.M. Breakfast at Lidia's     NH EXPLORE

Colazione!

Wed, Oct 5 8:00 P.M. Cheese Please!     NH CREATE

In Italy, it's hard to find a meal without formaggio or cheese on the table.

Thu, Oct 6 12:30 A.M. Cheese Please!     NH CREATE

In Italy, it's hard to find a meal without formaggio or cheese on the table.

Thu, Oct 6 8:00 A.M. Prepare The Harvest     NH EXPLORE

Harvest time starts in late August in Italy, and it is one of the most important celebrations in the Italian culture!

Fri, Oct 7 8:00 A.M. Salt Your Pasta Water!     NH EXPLORE

It's pasta time again, so don't forget to salt the pasta water, save it, and sauce your pasta the way the Italians do!

Fri, Oct 7 9:00 P.M. Timing Is Everything     NH CREATE

Lidia reminds everyone to make the kitchen and recipe work for you.

Fri, Oct 7 9:30 P.M. Carry On Tradition     NH CREATE

Lidia shares recipes that will be recreated for generations.

Fri, Oct 7 10:00 P.M. Prepare The Harvest     NH CREATE

Harvest time starts in late August in Italy, and it is one of the most important celebrations in the Italian culture!

Fri, Oct 7 10:30 P.M. Family Meal     NH CREATE

There is nothing more important to Lidia than gathering around the table with her family to share a meal.

Fri, Oct 7 11:00 P.M. One Dish, Two Meals     NH CREATE

Weeknight dinners just got a little easier by Lidia simply serving one recipe two ways!

Fri, Oct 7 11:30 P.M. What's for Dinner?     NH CREATE

Every culture has their way of asking, "What's for Dinner?

Sat, Oct 8 12:00 A.M. Italian Essentials     NH CREATE

This show is about some of Italian's most famous staples - Chicken Parmigiana, Arancini, and Bolognese Sauce.

Sat, Oct 8 12:30 A.M. Just Braising     NH CREATE

In this episode, Lidia shows you that braising makes everything taste better and also makes cooking easy.

Sat, Oct 8 1:00 A.M. Breakfast at Lidia's     NH CREATE

Colazione!

Sat, Oct 8 1:30 A.M. Simply Lidia     NH CREATE

Simplicity reigns in the Italian cuisine, and Lidia is a firm believer that simple cooking is better cooking.

Sat, Oct 8 10:00 A.M. Timing Is Everything     NH CREATE

Lidia reminds everyone to make the kitchen and recipe work for you.

Sat, Oct 8 10:30 A.M. Carry On Tradition     NH CREATE

Lidia shares recipes that will be recreated for generations.

Sat, Oct 8 11:00 A.M. Prepare The Harvest     NH CREATE

Harvest time starts in late August in Italy, and it is one of the most important celebrations in the Italian culture!

Sat, Oct 8 11:30 A.M. Family Meal     NH CREATE

There is nothing more important to Lidia than gathering around the table with her family to share a meal.

Sat, Oct 8 12:00 P.M. One Dish, Two Meals     NH CREATE

Weeknight dinners just got a little easier by Lidia simply serving one recipe two ways!

Sat, Oct 8 12:30 P.M. What's for Dinner?     NH CREATE

Every culture has their way of asking, "What's for Dinner?

Sat, Oct 8 1:00 P.M. Italian Essentials     NH CREATE

This show is about some of Italian's most famous staples - Chicken Parmigiana, Arancini, and Bolognese Sauce.

Sat, Oct 8 1:30 P.M. Just Braising     NH CREATE

In this episode, Lidia shows you that braising makes everything taste better and also makes cooking easy.

Sat, Oct 8 1:30 P.M. Carry On Tradition     NHPBS

Lidia shares recipes that will be recreated for generations.

Sat, Oct 8 2:00 P.M. Breakfast at Lidia's     NH CREATE

Colazione!

Sat, Oct 8 2:30 P.M. Simply Lidia     NH CREATE

Simplicity reigns in the Italian cuisine, and Lidia is a firm believer that simple cooking is better cooking.

Sun, Oct 9 12:00 P.M. Timing Is Everything     NH CREATE

Lidia reminds everyone to make the kitchen and recipe work for you.

Sun, Oct 9 12:30 P.M. Carry On Tradition     NH CREATE

Lidia shares recipes that will be recreated for generations.

Sun, Oct 9 1:00 P.M. Prepare The Harvest     NH CREATE

Harvest time starts in late August in Italy, and it is one of the most important celebrations in the Italian culture!

Sun, Oct 9 1:30 P.M. Family Meal     NH CREATE

There is nothing more important to Lidia than gathering around the table with her family to share a meal.

Sun, Oct 9 1:30 P.M. Carry On Tradition     NH EXPLORE

Lidia shares recipes that will be recreated for generations.

Sun, Oct 9 2:00 P.M. One Dish, Two Meals     NH CREATE

Weeknight dinners just got a little easier by Lidia simply serving one recipe two ways!

Sun, Oct 9 2:30 P.M. What's for Dinner?     NH CREATE

Every culture has their way of asking, "What's for Dinner?

Sun, Oct 9 3:00 P.M. Italian Essentials     NH CREATE

This show is about some of Italian's most famous staples - Chicken Parmigiana, Arancini, and Bolognese Sauce.

Sun, Oct 9 3:30 P.M. Just Braising     NH CREATE

In this episode, Lidia shows you that braising makes everything taste better and also makes cooking easy.

Sun, Oct 9 4:00 P.M. Breakfast at Lidia's     NH CREATE

Colazione!

Sun, Oct 9 4:30 P.M. Simply Lidia     NH CREATE

Simplicity reigns in the Italian cuisine, and Lidia is a firm believer that simple cooking is better cooking.

Sun, Oct 9 6:30 P.M. Cheese Please!     NH CREATE

In Italy, it's hard to find a meal without formaggio or cheese on the table.

Sun, Oct 9 9:00 P.M. Timing Is Everything     NH CREATE

Lidia reminds everyone to make the kitchen and recipe work for you.

Sun, Oct 9 9:30 P.M. Carry On Tradition     NH CREATE

Lidia shares recipes that will be recreated for generations.

Sun, Oct 9 11:30 P.M. What's for Dinner?     NH CREATE

Every culture has their way of asking, "What's for Dinner?

Mon, Oct 10 2:00 A.M. Timing Is Everything     NH CREATE

Lidia reminds everyone to make the kitchen and recipe work for you.

Mon, Oct 10 2:30 A.M. Carry On Tradition     NH CREATE

Lidia shares recipes that will be recreated for generations.

Mon, Oct 10 8:00 A.M. Carry On Tradition     NH EXPLORE

Lidia shares recipes that will be recreated for generations.

Mon, Oct 10 9:00 P.M. Prepare The Harvest     NH CREATE

Harvest time starts in late August in Italy, and it is one of the most important celebrations in the Italian culture!

Mon, Oct 10 9:30 P.M. Family Meal     NH CREATE

There is nothing more important to Lidia than gathering around the table with her family to share a meal.

Tue, Oct 11 2:00 A.M. Prepare The Harvest     NH CREATE

Harvest time starts in late August in Italy, and it is one of the most important celebrations in the Italian culture!

Tue, Oct 11 2:30 A.M. Family Meal     NH CREATE

There is nothing more important to Lidia than gathering around the table with her family to share a meal.

Tue, Oct 11 8:00 A.M. All in the Skillet     NH EXPLORE

Weeknights are skillet nights!

Tue, Oct 11 9:30 A.M. Cheese Please!     NH CREATE

In Italy, it's hard to find a meal without formaggio or cheese on the table.

Tue, Oct 11 12:30 P.M. Cheese Please!     NH CREATE

In Italy, it's hard to find a meal without formaggio or cheese on the table.

Tue, Oct 11 4:30 P.M. Cheese Please!     NH CREATE

In Italy, it's hard to find a meal without formaggio or cheese on the table.

Tue, Oct 11 9:00 P.M. One Dish, Two Meals     NH CREATE

Weeknight dinners just got a little easier by Lidia simply serving one recipe two ways!

Tue, Oct 11 9:30 P.M. What's for Dinner?     NH CREATE

Every culture has their way of asking, "What's for Dinner?

Wed, Oct 12 2:00 A.M. One Dish, Two Meals     NH CREATE

Weeknight dinners just got a little easier by Lidia simply serving one recipe two ways!

Wed, Oct 12 2:30 A.M. What's for Dinner?     NH CREATE

Every culture has their way of asking, "What's for Dinner?

Wed, Oct 12 3:30 A.M. Cheese Please!     NH CREATE

In Italy, it's hard to find a meal without formaggio or cheese on the table.

Wed, Oct 12 8:00 A.M. Bread & Beans     NH EXPLORE

Bread is a pillar of the Italian cuisine, but beans are the base in many of the Italian regions too.

Wed, Oct 12 8:00 P.M. Family Meal     NH CREATE

There is nothing more important to Lidia than gathering around the table with her family to share a meal.

Wed, Oct 12 9:00 P.M. Italian Essentials     NH CREATE

This show is about some of Italian's most famous staples - Chicken Parmigiana, Arancini, and Bolognese Sauce.

Wed, Oct 12 9:30 P.M. Just Braising     NH CREATE

In this episode, Lidia shows you that braising makes everything taste better and also makes cooking easy.

Thu, Oct 13 12:30 A.M. Family Meal     NH CREATE

There is nothing more important to Lidia than gathering around the table with her family to share a meal.

Thu, Oct 13 2:00 A.M. Italian Essentials     NH CREATE

This show is about some of Italian's most famous staples - Chicken Parmigiana, Arancini, and Bolognese Sauce.

Thu, Oct 13 2:30 A.M. Just Braising     NH CREATE

In this episode, Lidia shows you that braising makes everything taste better and also makes cooking easy.

Thu, Oct 13 8:00 A.M. One Dish, Two Meals     NH EXPLORE

Weeknight dinners just got a little easier by Lidia simply serving one recipe two ways!

Thu, Oct 13 9:00 P.M. Breakfast at Lidia's     NH CREATE

Colazione!

Thu, Oct 13 9:30 P.M. Simply Lidia     NH CREATE

Simplicity reigns in the Italian cuisine, and Lidia is a firm believer that simple cooking is better cooking.

Fri, Oct 14 2:00 A.M. Breakfast at Lidia's     NH CREATE

Colazione!

Fri, Oct 14 2:30 A.M. Simply Lidia     NH CREATE

Simplicity reigns in the Italian cuisine, and Lidia is a firm believer that simple cooking is better cooking.

Fri, Oct 14 8:00 A.M. Fruits of the Sea     NH EXPLORE

Lidia's childhood memories of the blue Adriatic waters close to her home are precious, and she loves to prepare simple recipes with the freshest of seafood.

Sat, Oct 15 1:30 P.M. An Easy Effort     NHPBS

Lidia shares tips to pull together a spread for friends with ease.

Sun, Oct 16 1:30 P.M. An Easy Effort     NH EXPLORE

Lidia shares tips to pull together a spread for friends with ease.

Sun, Oct 16 6:30 P.M. Family Meal     NH CREATE

There is nothing more important to Lidia than gathering around the table with her family to share a meal.

Sun, Oct 16 11:30 P.M. Cheese Please!     NH CREATE

In Italy, it's hard to find a meal without formaggio or cheese on the table.

Mon, Oct 17 8:00 A.M. An Easy Effort     NH EXPLORE

Lidia shares tips to pull together a spread for friends with ease.

Tue, Oct 18 8:00 A.M. Elegant Eats     NH EXPLORE

In this episode, Lidia teaches us how to add elegant touches to weeknight meals, while still keeping them simple.

Tue, Oct 18 9:30 A.M. Family Meal     NH CREATE

There is nothing more important to Lidia than gathering around the table with her family to share a meal.

Tue, Oct 18 12:30 P.M. Family Meal     NH CREATE

There is nothing more important to Lidia than gathering around the table with her family to share a meal.

Tue, Oct 18 4:30 P.M. Family Meal     NH CREATE

There is nothing more important to Lidia than gathering around the table with her family to share a meal.

Wed, Oct 19 3:30 A.M. Family Meal     NH CREATE

There is nothing more important to Lidia than gathering around the table with her family to share a meal.

Wed, Oct 19 8:00 A.M. Familiar Flavors     NH EXPLORE

Lidia loves adding her touches to classic dishes, and in this episode, she prepares a delicious Roasted Chicken with Pomegranate and a Chocolate Ricotta Cheesecake.

Wed, Oct 19 8:00 P.M. An Italian Lunchbox     NH CREATE

In Italy, lunch is just as important as dinner. Italians prefer to sit down for a leisurely lunch, but in this episode, Lidia shares some lunch-on-the-go ideas to make the American tradition more Italian.

Thu, Oct 20 12:30 A.M. An Italian Lunchbox     NH CREATE

In Italy, lunch is just as important as dinner. Italians prefer to sit down for a leisurely lunch, but in this episode, Lidia shares some lunch-on-the-go ideas to make the American tradition more Italian.

Thu, Oct 20 8:00 A.M. Southern Italian Favorites     NH EXPLORE

Lidia loves southern Italy, and some of the Mediterranean staples are grown right here in America!

Fri, Oct 21 8:00 A.M. Sweet & Savory Fruit     NH EXPLORE

Fruit makes everything better, and it can be used in both sweet and savory recipes!

Sat, Oct 22 1:30 P.M. Finding The Balance     NHPBS

Life can be hard, so let Lidia's simple recipes provide some relief & inspiration to feel healthy.

Sun, Oct 23 1:30 P.M. Finding The Balance     NH EXPLORE

Life can be hard, so let Lidia's simple recipes provide some relief & inspiration to feel healthy.

Sun, Oct 23 6:30 P.M. An Italian Lunchbox     NH CREATE

In Italy, lunch is just as important as dinner. Italians prefer to sit down for a leisurely lunch, but in this episode, Lidia shares some lunch-on-the-go ideas to make the American tradition more Italian.

Sun, Oct 23 11:30 P.M. Family Meal     NH CREATE

There is nothing more important to Lidia than gathering around the table with her family to share a meal.

Mon, Oct 24 8:00 A.M. Finding The Balance     NH EXPLORE

Life can be hard, so let Lidia's simple recipes provide some relief & inspiration to feel healthy.

Tue, Oct 25 8:00 A.M. Italian Essentials     NH EXPLORE

This show is about some of Italian's most famous staples - Chicken Parmigiana, Arancini, and Bolognese Sauce.

Tue, Oct 25 9:30 A.M. An Italian Lunchbox     NH CREATE

In Italy, lunch is just as important as dinner. Italians prefer to sit down for a leisurely lunch, but in this episode, Lidia shares some lunch-on-the-go ideas to make the American tradition more Italian.

Tue, Oct 25 12:30 P.M. An Italian Lunchbox     NH CREATE

In Italy, lunch is just as important as dinner. Italians prefer to sit down for a leisurely lunch, but in this episode, Lidia shares some lunch-on-the-go ideas to make the American tradition more Italian.

Tue, Oct 25 4:30 P.M. An Italian Lunchbox     NH CREATE

In Italy, lunch is just as important as dinner. Italians prefer to sit down for a leisurely lunch, but in this episode, Lidia shares some lunch-on-the-go ideas to make the American tradition more Italian.

Wed, Oct 26 3:30 A.M. An Italian Lunchbox     NH CREATE

In Italy, lunch is just as important as dinner. Italians prefer to sit down for a leisurely lunch, but in this episode, Lidia shares some lunch-on-the-go ideas to make the American tradition more Italian.

Wed, Oct 26 8:00 A.M. Keep It Fresh     NH EXPLORE

Lidia focuses on fresh, summertime recipes today and creates some colorful dishes that allow the ingredients to shine.

Wed, Oct 26 8:00 P.M. Go-To Cravings     NH CREATE

Classic cravings include pizza and burgers!

Thu, Oct 27 12:30 A.M. Go-To Cravings     NH CREATE

Classic cravings include pizza and burgers!

Thu, Oct 27 8:00 A.M. Italian Style Salads     NH EXPLORE

Italians love their salads after the main course, so there are lots of salad recipes that go way beyond just a few pieces of lettuce!

Fri, Oct 28 8:00 A.M. Potato, Potato     NH EXPLORE

Lidia cannot get enough of potatoes - she can make almost any meal feature or star potatoes!

Sat, Oct 29 1:30 P.M. Chicken for Dinner     NHPBS

Chicken is always a crowd-pleaser, so Lidia shares two easy stovetop recipes with two very different flavor profiles.

Sun, Oct 30 1:30 P.M. Chicken for Dinner     NH EXPLORE

Chicken is always a crowd-pleaser, so Lidia shares two easy stovetop recipes with two very different flavor profiles.

Sun, Oct 30 6:30 P.M. Go-To Cravings     NH CREATE

Classic cravings include pizza and burgers!

Sun, Oct 30 11:30 P.M. An Italian Lunchbox     NH CREATE

In Italy, lunch is just as important as dinner. Italians prefer to sit down for a leisurely lunch, but in this episode, Lidia shares some lunch-on-the-go ideas to make the American tradition more Italian.

Mon, Oct 31 8:00 A.M. Chicken for Dinner     NH EXPLORE

Chicken is always a crowd-pleaser, so Lidia shares two easy stovetop recipes with two very different flavor profiles.

Tue, Nov 1 8:00 A.M. The Sweet Life In Italy     NH EXPLORE

Today's episode is about sweet treats and includes an Italian cookie, an Italian parfait, and a tart!

Wed, Nov 2 8:00 A.M. Simply Lidia     NH EXPLORE

Simplicity reigns in the Italian cuisine, and Lidia is a firm believer that simple cooking is better cooking.

Thu, Nov 3 8:00 A.M. Just Braising     NH EXPLORE

In this episode, Lidia shows you that braising makes everything taste better and also makes cooking easy.

Fri, Nov 4 8:00 A.M. Light Lunches     NH EXPLORE

When the day is busy, and you need to give yourself a break, cook yourself a quick and easy flavorful light lunch.

Sun, Nov 6 1:30 P.M. A Kind Gesture     NH EXPLORE

Lidia reminds us that the simple kind gesture of cooking for others can make a big impact.

Mon, Nov 7 8:00 A.M. A Kind Gesture     NH EXPLORE

Lidia reminds us that the simple kind gesture of cooking for others can make a big impact.

Tue, Nov 8 8:00 A.M. Little Effort, Big Flavor     NH EXPLORE

Some of Lidia's best recipes require little effort!


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