Jimmy Durante & Sergio Franchi – Hollywood Palace 1969

Jimmy Durante & Sergio Franchi Hollywood Palace 1969 * This clip is from the Hollywood Palace show filmed in 1969. Sergio Franchi and Jimmy Durante performed together often and they were great friends. This clip is priceless and brings back so many memories of a more innocent time. Take a moment and watch. We know […]

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Dean Martin – Buona Sera

Dean Martin – Buona Sera Dean Martin * Great Song from one of Dino’s Italian Albums Born Dino Paul Crocetti in Steubenville, Ohio to an Italian-American family the young man had a real blue-collar upbringing. Dean Martin worked in steel mills, had a spell as a boxer, flipped the aces in speakeasy establishments and learnt […]

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Frank Sinatra & Bing Crosby – “High Society”

Frank Sinatra & Bing Crosby “High Society” *   High Society is a 1956 American musical comedy film directed by Charles Walters and starring Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, and Frank Sinatra. The film was produced by Sol C. Siegel for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, and shot in VistaVision and Technicolor, with music and lyrics by Cole Porter.     The film is a remake of the 1940 movie The Philadelphia Story starring Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, and James Stewart, which was […]

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Cannoli – Authentic Sicilian Recipe – Giallo Zafferano

Cannoli Authentic Sicilian Recipe Giallo Zafferano *   Cannoli are Italian pastries that originated on the island of Sicily and are today a staple of Sicilian cuisine as well as Italian-American cuisine. Cannoli consist of tube-shaped shells of fried pastry dough, filled with a sweet, creamy filling usually containing ricotta. They range in size from “cannulicchi”, no bigger than a finger, to the fist-sized proportions typically […]

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Frank Granieri – Ricotta Cookie – Growin’ Up Italian

Frank Granieri Wonderful Ricotta Cookies Frank’s Thought on Growin’ Up Italian *   Ricotta Cookies are one of the all time favorite Holiday Treats to the Italian People. There is no need to go on and on about their goodness. Just click on both videos below and Enjoy. I   Rossella’s Cooking with Nonna  Ricotta […]

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Frank Granieri – Roast Pork Sandwich – Philly’s #1 Sandwich

Frank Granieri Roast Pork Sandwich Frank’s Thought on Growin’ Up Italian *     Roast Pork whether as a sandwich from South Philly or a Porchetta such as they make in southern Italy. Roast Pork is to die for. This first video is Frank and Dominic at the South Philadelphia Italian Festival. The second video […]

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Frank Granieri – Roast Pork Sandwich – OMG

Frank Granieri Roast Pork Sandwich Frank’s Thought on Growin’ Up Italian *     Roast Pork whether as a sandwich from South Philly or a Porchetta such as they make in southern Italy. Roast Pork is to die for. This first video is Frank and Dominic at the South Philadelphia Italian Festival. The second video […]

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Delicious Lamb Shank – Chef Pasquale – Orsara Recipes

Delicious Lamb Shank Chef Pasquale Orsara Recipes * I love Lamb. Made correctly the meat is delicious. Not mutton …. but lamb. Just last month I made lamb shank by cleaning the meat and then marinating in a mixture of herbs, spices and red wine. We served the lamb shank with gnocchi and tomato sauce.  […]

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Struffoli – Laura in the Kitchen

Struffoli Laura in the Kitchen *   Struffoli   Pronounced STROO’ FOAL LEE Struffoli is a Neapolitan dish made of deep fried balls of dough about the size of marbles. Crunchy on the outside and light inside, struffoli are mixed with honey and other sweet ingredients. There are many different ways to flavour them, but the traditional way […]

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