Amazon-Video Comedy Central Showtime Apple TV+ DC Universe Disney Plus YouTube Premium HBO Max Peacock Netflix Vudu HBO Go Hulu Plus Amazon Prime CBS All Access Verizon

Join or Sign In

Sign in to customize your TV listings

Continue with Facebook Continue with email

By joining TV Guide, you agree to our Terms of Use and acknowledge the data practices in our Privacy Policy.

Ciao Italia Season 28 Episodes

28 Episodes 2019 - 2020

Episode 1

The Magic of Vegetables; La Magia del Verdure

Wed, Sep 25, 2019 27 mins

East meets West when Mary Ann prepares an Italianized version of this classic Asian vegetable by making Bok Choy with Speck Alto Adige and Asiago Cheese. Then, all roads lead to Vignarola, the classic Roman dish that celebrates springtime by featuring fresh peas, beans, and artichokes.

Where to Watch

Episode 2

Catch of the Day; Zuppetta di Frutti di Mare

Wed, Oct 2, 2019 27 mins

Mary Ann prepares a Neapolitan Fish Soup, sizzling Swordfish Sicilian-Style.

Where to Watch

Episode 3

Sicily's Sweet Tooth

Wed, Oct 9, 2019 27 mins

Mary Ann deconstructs the cannoli to produce a stunning dish.

Where to Watch

Episode 4

Seafood Soups

Wed, Oct 16, 2019 27 mins

Francesca Marconi makes a chowder in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

Where to Watch

Episode 5

Classic Neapolitan Pasta

Wed, Oct 23, 2019 27 mins

Mary Ann prepares a two-course masterpiece integrating the classic Neapolitan pasta.

Where to Watch

Episode 6

Sunday Supper

Wed, Oct 30, 2019 27 mins

Renee Plummer prepares a Sunday Supper at her house. Dishes include her Sunday Sauce with Meatballs and Lambchop Lollipops.

Where to Watch

Episode 7

Salads from Guy's Garden

Wed, Nov 6, 2019 27 mins

Mary Ann prepares a Fennel and Fig salad, Tuscan Bean Salad, and a Little Gem Salad.

Where to Watch

Episode 8

From Sicily with Love

Wed, Nov 13, 2019 27 mins

Mary Ann recreates the Pasta Trapanese.

Where to Watch

Episode 9


Wed, Nov 20, 2019 27 mins

Mary Ann recreates distinct spaetzle recipes which are unique in Alto Adige.

Where to Watch

Episode 10

Vegetable Pies

Wed, Nov 27, 2019 27 mins

Mary Ann prepares a Ligurian Potato Loaf and a Sage Pie.

Where to Watch

Episode 11

Sicily's Sweet Tooth; Golosita Siciliane

Sat, Nov 30, 2019 27 mins

Mary Ann "deconstructs" the classic cannoli into a deep-fried saucer-shaped treat, piped with a chocolaty, cinnamon-toasty, pistachio nut-packed, fresh ricotta filling.

Where to Watch

Episode 12

Modica's Cookie Secret

Wed, Dec 4, 2019 27 mins

Mary Ann prepares Modica's Chocolate Cookies.

Where to Watch

Episode 13

Cooking of Liguria

Wed, Dec 11, 2019 27 mins

Paolo Laboa tells his favorite Ligurian recipes with Mary Ann.

Where to Watch

Episode 14

Modica's Cookie Secret; Biscotto Al Segreto

Wed, Dec 4, 2019 27 mins

Mary Ann's got a secret that gives Modica's Chocolate Cookies their unforgettable taste.

Where to Watch

Episode 15

Art of the Artichoke

Wed, Dec 18, 2019 27 mins

Mary Ann creates Neapolitan Stuffed Artichokes.

Where to Watch

Episode 16

Mimosa Cake

Wed, Dec 25, 2019 27 mins

Mary Ann creates Mimosa Cake.

Where to Watch

Episode 17


Wed, Jan 1, 2020 27 mins

Mary Ann shows how to make delicate Mascarpone cheese.

Where to Watch

Episode 18

White Apron

Wed, Jan 8, 2020 27 mins

Jay Curzio invites Mary Ann to help him prepare his Osso Buco with Polenta.

Where to Watch

Episode 19

Let's Talk Tomatoes

Wed, Jan 15, 2020 27 mins

Mary Ann prepares Tomato Gratin and Tomato Tart.

Where to Watch

Episode 20

Shrimp Three Ways

Wed, Jan 22, 2020 27 mins

Mary Ann prepares three shrimp recipes.

Where to Watch

Episode 21

Cooking with Fresh Herbs

Wed, Jan 29, 2020 27 mins

Mary Ann prepares her Tuna-Stuffed Red Peppers, Baked Chicken Thighs, and a Herb Salad.

Where to Watch

Episode 22

Sicilian Supper

Wed, Feb 5, 2020 27 mins

Mary Ann captures the unique cuisine of Sicily by preparing three classic recipes, starting with an appetizer, Roasted Squash Salad. She follows it with a triumphant Roast Pork Loin Sicilian Style with fennel and potatoes. For dessert, it's chocolate glazed, cinnamon and clove-spiked Sicilian Chocolate Spice Cookies.

Where to Watch

Episode 23

Cooking with the King

Wed, Feb 12, 2020 27 mins

Jasper White invites Mary Ann to lend a hand preparing two of his signature dishes; Golden yellow Fettucine with Mussels, Saffron, and Cherry Tomatoes, followed by crispy, crunchy Almond-Crusted Fish.

Where to Watch

Episode 24

Sicilian Scaccia

Wed, Feb 19, 2020 27 mins

Pizza dough takes on new meaning when Mary Ann layers it with tomato sauce and sliced caciocavallo cheese, then folds it and folds it again to create a Sicilian favorite.

Where to Watch

Episode 25

Bringing Up Ryan

Wed, Feb 26, 2020 27 mins

Ryan Joyce has come a long way from washing dishes in the Ciao Italia television studio twenty years ago. Mary Ann visits him in his restaurant to reminisce about those early days while she helps him prepare some of his favorite dishes, including Kale and Cannellini Bean Bruschetta, an herb-stuffed Lamb Braciole, and a silky-smooth Chocolate Budino.

Where to Watch

Episode 26

All About Cauliflower

Wed, Mar 4, 2020 27 mins

Mary Ann champions the humble cauliflower by showing creative ways to change it. Her roasted cauliflower has a spicy red pepper, oregano, and tomato paste rub. Then it's time for spaghetti with cauliflower, graced with garlic, anchovy paste, and red peppers. For the finale, a thick slab of cauliflower steak is featured, brushed with garlic, celery salt, and oregano.

Where to Watch

Episode 27


Wed, Mar 11, 2020 27 mins

Roasted Vegetables and Burrata Salad; Chickpea Pasta with Burrata, Peas and Prosciutto; Poached Fresh Salad with Burrata.

Where to Watch

Episode 28

Stuffed Veal Rolls, Sicilian Style

Wed, Mar 18, 2020 27 mins

Sicilian-style Stuffed Veal Rolls; Potato Salad with Oregano; and more.

Where to Watch