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Fabulous Focaccia / Favoloso Focaccia

Mary Ann takes inspiration from the region of Molise to create a crispy, double-crust Focaccia stuffed with escarole and Pecorino Romano cheese, guaranteed to satisfy the heartiest of appetites. She gives step-by-step instructions, from making the dough from scratch, to steaming and chopping the escarole, to grating the cheese to create Focaccia alla Molisana.

Monday, August 12 at 3:30 pm on 12.1

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  • Tuesday, August 13 at 2:30 am on 12.1

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Mary Ann Esposito, host of the longest-running cooking show on public television, celebrates her 23nd season by traveling throughout Liguria and Lombardia, Italy, and also the United States in search of authentic regional Italian recipes that are easy to prepare and delicious to eat.