Lidia will sign copies of her new book and bottles of her wines from 4 to 6 p.m. in the VIP area in the International Wine & Spirits Garden in the Grand Hall. The on-site store and Lidia’s appearance are presented by PA Wine & Spirits.
Free tastings of Lidia’s wines will be offered for Flower Show visitors, and copies of her books and wines will be available for purchase.
Lidia Matticchio Bastianich is a cookbook author, restaurateur, and one of the best-loved chefs on television. Her books include La Cucina di Lidia, Lidia’s Family Table, Lidia’s Italian-American Kitchen, and Lidia’s Italy, a companion to her television series.
Her most recent title, written with her daughter Tanya, is Lidia Cooks from the Heart of Italy.
She is also the chef-owner of New York restaurants Felidia, Becco and Del Posto, and the Lidia’s restaurants in Pittsburgh and Kansas City. Lidia and son Joseph Bastianich produce award-winning wines at the Bastianich and La Mozza vineyards in Italy.
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