Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen

Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen

Chef Nick Stellino prepares dishes inspired by his childhood and family in Sicily, Italy.

Episode Guide

  • Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen - Vincenzo (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    Vincenzo

    Chef Stellino honors his father by creating updated versions of the classic recipes that he loved, including mussels with garlic, ginger and sparkling wine, swordfish with peas and tomato sauce, and watermelon pudding.

  • Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen - The Heart of the Artichoke (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    The Heart of the Artichoke

    The history, traditions and uses for the artichoke; braised sausages with artichokes; pasta with artichokes and cooked ham; braised artichokes and peppers; tipsy strawberries.

  • Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen - The Great Outdoorsman (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    The Great Outdoorsman

    Rustic recipes include pollo alla cacciatore, pork chop alla Milanese and marinated fruit salad in liquor and sugar.

  • Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen - A Dish to Name (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    A Dish to Name

    Chef Stellino prepares some of his favorite dishes; farro salad; shrimp cooked in wine; braciole; strawberries and oranges with a special sauce.

  • Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen - The Tomato Whisperer (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    The Tomato Whisperer

    Chef Stellino explores the complexities of the tomato; cherry tomatoes with mozzarella and onions; tuna steaks with tomato sauce; blueberry crumble.

  • Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen - Family Matters (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Family Matters

    Chef Stellino recalls how his family has influenced his outlook on food; pasta with a spicy tomato sauce; braised sausage with broccoli and peppers; banana cream pudding.

  • Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen - Bacon or Pancetta (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Bacon or Pancetta

    Chef Stellino explores the unique flavor and texture of bacon and aged, spiced pancetta; recipes include ragu di gamberetti; shrimp Amatriciana with pasta; a salad of pancetta, Parmesan cheese and vinaigrette; watermelon salad with tomato and bacon.

  • Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen - Food Memories (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Food Memories

    Chef Stellino explores his Sicilian childhood and recipes that translate to the modern day dinner table; recipes include sausage and beans; orecchiette pasta with broccoli and sausage.

  • Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen - I Love Cheese! (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    I Love Cheese!

    Pasta with fried eggplant; grilled eggplant with ricotta and chopped tomato sauce; ricotta pudding.

  • Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen - The Food Artist (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    The Food Artist

    Red wine sauce; scalloped potatoes; peppered steak with garlic arugula; salmon with Brussels sprouts and red wine sauce.

  • Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen - The Gardener (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    The Gardener

    Braised lentils; mixed up cauliflower; pasta with zucchini sauce.

  • Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen - Being Italian (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Being Italian

    The myths and complexities of Italian food culture; dishes include sausage braised in tomato sauce over mashed potatoes, pasta with ricotta cheese, linguine with shrimp and white wine, Sicilian fish soup and panna cotta.

  • Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen - To Spoon or Not to Spoon (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    To Spoon or Not to Spoon

    The uses and techniques of the spoon; dishes include tortellini alla panna, spaghetti and clams, chicken scallopini and apple tart.

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