Lidia Celebrates America

Premiered December 2015

Join celebrity chef and author Lidia Bastianich as she travels across the United States in a celebration of culture through food. Lidia Celebrates America explores the American immigrant experience through its festivities. Lidia listens as multiple generations of Americans explain the importance of food in preserving cultural traditions.

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Episodes 4

Lidia Celebrates America

Life's Milestones

Host Lidia Bastianich celebrates important milestones with a diverse group of Americans.

55:57

Lidia Celebrates America

Freedom and Independence

Lidia Bastianich celebrates freedom & independence with different cultures across America.

53:27

Lidia Celebrates America

Holiday Tables and Traditions

Join chef Lidia Bastianich as she travels America in a celebration of culture and food.

56:46

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Clips 8

Lidia Celebrates America

Home For the Holidays: Ann Curry

Ann Curry, shows Lidia Bastianich around the Sunrise Mart in Manhattan.

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Lidia Celebrates America

Home For the Holidays: Carlo Ponti

Lidia and Carlo Ponti Jr make pasta together, in honor of his mother Sophia Loren.

2:53

Lidia Celebrates America

Home For the Holidays: Rita Moreno

Rita Moreno shows Lidia one of her favorite childhood dishes from Puerto Rico.

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Previews 8

Lidia Celebrates America

Home for the Holidays - Preview

Lidia celebrates her own holiday traditions, and the traditions of six celebrity guests.

1:14

Lidia Celebrates America

Home for the Holidays - Short Preview

Lidia celebrates her own holiday traditions, and the traditions of six celebrity guests.

0:30

Lidia Celebrates America

Life's Milestones - Preview

Join chef Lidia Bastianich as she celebrates rites of passage marking key life moments.

1:37

Lidia Celebrates America

Life's Milestones - Short Preview

Premieres Thursday, December 26, 2013 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

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