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Lidia Celebrates America

Holiday Tables and Traditions

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An Italian Christmas Eve. A Mexican-American Christmas Day. A Chinese New Year. A Passover Seder. Four holidays, four very different tables and traditions. Join celebrity chef and culinary author Lidia Bastianich as she travels across America in a celebration of culture through food in the new PBS prime-time special, Lidia Celebrates America: Holiday Tables and Traditions.

Episodes of Lidia Celebrates America5

Video thumbnail: Lidia Celebrates America Holiday for Heroes: Limoncello Tiramisu

Lidia Celebrates America

Holiday for Heroes: Limoncello Tiramisu

Lidia shares her dessert, Limoncello Tiramisu, with army veteran Bryan Anderson

1:59

Holiday for Heroes: Limoncello Tiramisu

1:59

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Lidia Celebrates America

Life's Milestones

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

55:57

Life's Milestones

55:57

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Lidia Celebrates America

Freedom and Independence

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

53:27

Freedom and Independence

53:27

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Lidia Celebrates America

Weddings: Something Borrowed, Something New

Celebrity chef Lidia Bastianich celebrates the traditions surrounding weddings.

56:48

Weddings: Something Borrowed, Something New

56:48

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Clips of Lidia Celebrates America15

Video thumbnail: Lidia Celebrates America Holiday for Heroes: August Dannehl's Special Dinner

Lidia Celebrates America

Holiday for Heroes: August Dannehl's Special Dinner

August Dannehl and Lidia have created a meal to honor veterans.

3:31

Holiday for Heroes: August Dannehl's Special Dinner

3:31

Video thumbnail: Lidia Celebrates America Holiday for Heroes: Bob Woodruff

Lidia Celebrates America

Holiday for Heroes: Bob Woodruff

Bob Woodruff, the ABC news anchor injured by an IED in Iraq, talks about his experience.

2:25

Holiday for Heroes: Bob Woodruff

2:25

Video thumbnail: Lidia Celebrates America Holiday for Heroes: Bryan Anderson

Lidia Celebrates America

Holiday for Heroes: Bryan Anderson

Army veteran, Bryan Anderson, and Lidia Bastianich cook a shrimp pasta meal together.

3:06

Holiday for Heroes: Bryan Anderson

3:06

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Lidia Celebrates America

Holiday for Heroes: Finding a Purpose Post Military

Veterans reflect on finding a purpose after the military, and Lidia tries an MRE.

3:16

Holiday for Heroes: Finding a Purpose Post Military

3:16

Video thumbnail: Lidia Celebrates America Holiday for Heroes: Marlene Rodriquez

Lidia Celebrates America

Holiday for Heroes: Marlene Rodriquez

Marlene Rodriquez talks with Lidia Bastianich about her Purple Heart medal.

1:57

Holiday for Heroes: Marlene Rodriquez

1:57

Video thumbnail: Lidia Celebrates America Holiday for Heroes: Willie Sherrer

Lidia Celebrates America

Holiday for Heroes: Willie Sherrer

Willie Sherrer shares his barbeque and his blues music with Lidia Bastianich.

3:15

Holiday for Heroes: Willie Sherrer

3:15

Video thumbnail: Lidia Celebrates America Holiday for Heroes: Yonas Hagos

Lidia Celebrates America

Holiday for Heroes: Yonas Hagos

Lidia talks and eats with retired army staff sergeant Yonas Hagos, and his mother.

2:18

Holiday for Heroes: Yonas Hagos

2:18

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Lidia Celebrates America

Home For the Holidays: Ann Curry

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

1:32

Home For the Holidays: Ann Curry

1:32

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Previews of Lidia Celebrates America9

Video thumbnail: Lidia Celebrates America Holiday for Heroes - Preview

Lidia Celebrates America

Holiday for Heroes - Preview

Lidia Bastianich pays homage to the men and women of our military.

1:46

Holiday for Heroes - Preview

1:46

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Lidia Celebrates America

Home for the Holidays - Preview

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

1:14

Home for the Holidays - Preview

1:14

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Lidia Celebrates America

Home for the Holidays - Short Preview

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

0:30

Home for the Holidays - Short Preview

0:30

Video thumbnail: Lidia Celebrates America Life's Milestones - Preview

Lidia Celebrates America

Life's Milestones - Preview

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

1:37

Life's Milestones - Preview

1:37

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