Gabriele Corcos and Debi Mazar Gabriele Corcos and Debi Mazar

For actress Debi Mazar, being married to native Italian Gabriele Corcos means the holidays are filled with delicious food, lots of family and, of course, great wine.

For's Holiday Eats series, Mazar and Corcos, who star in their own Cooking Channel series, Extra Virgin, prepared Cavatappi al Vino — one of their favorite dishes to serve on Christmas. Plus: Corcos explains how his diverse cultural upbringing led to his culinary palate today.

Check out the recipe here and watch new episodes of Extra Virgin on Wednesdays at 9:30/8:30c on Cooking Channel.