Holiday for Heroes Premiered December 16, 2016 on PBS
Internationally-acclaimed chef and food ambassador Lidia Bastianich pays homage to the men and women of our military and the truly life-saving sacrifices they make daily for our freedom. Lidia meets seven veterans, who share their incredibly inspiring stories. Watch, as Lidia delves into their unique cultures, and the food traditions which remained with them during the most challenging moments overseas. Holiday for Heroes culminates in a celebratory dinner at Naval Station Norfolk, where Lidia cooks for 250 active duty Navy troops aboard the USS George Washington.