Michela’s Classic Italian

Michela's Classic Italian | Mon & Wed at 9:30P

ABOUT

Welsh-Italian cook and chef Michela Chiappa shares her favourite recipes for classic Italian dishes and meets renowned chefs for their take on why Italian food is so popular and influential. Her authentic but easy to follow recipes are based on lessons learned from her Italian grandparents, but also reflect her contemporary tastes, to bring the best Italian flavours to everyone’s home cooking. Celebrity chefs include: Jamie Oliver, Ruth Rodgers, Theo Randall, Aldo Zilli, Valentina Harris, Gennaro Contaldo, Sam Harris, Florence Knight and Jacob Kenedy.

EPISODES

Welsh-Italian cook Michela Chiappa shares her favourite recipes for classic Italian dishes, and meets renowned chefs for their take on why Italian food is so popular and influential. In this first Michela prepares meatballs, cooks up her favourite version of the rice dish risotto, and reveals a delicious recipe for gelato that rivals anything found on the streets of Naples. Guests include Jamie Oliver and Florence Knight.

 

 

 

Episode 1

Nowadays bruschetta, linguine and pesto are loved worldwide, and Italian cuisine is an international go-to choice for food that's easy to prepare, full of flavour and guaranteed to please. Michela Chiappa shows us how to cook the very best Italian food in the very best way, including gnocchi, tiramisu and melanzane parmigiana. Guests include Theo Randall and Michela's own sister.

 

 

Episode 2

Michela Chiappa's authentic but easy to follow recipes are based on lessons learned from her Italian grandparents, but also reflect her contemporary tastes, bringing the best Italian flavours to everyone's home cooking. In the final episode she prepares fresh pasta dishes, homemade pizzas and a dish she considers "summer on a plate", linguine alle vongole. Guests include Ruth Rogers and Jacob Kennedy.

 

 

Episode 3

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