Chatelaine Chef Series

Lidia Bastianich shares her cooking wisdom (and makes us pasta!)

Chatelaine's food director, Claire Tansey, gets cooking with Lidia Bastianich, talking common sense in the kitchen, and finding your inner chef.


Things just keep heating up in the Chatelaine Kitchen Powered by GE Café, and this month is no exception. Food director Claire Tansey had a blast when one of her fave food icons, Lidia Bastianich, stopped by to share recipes from her new cookbook, Lidia’s Commonsense Italian Cooking and from her show Lidia’s Italy on TLN. Watch Claire’s full interview (and learn how to make a cheesy and delicious pasta) above!