Join the very funny Mo Rocca as he learns to cook and discover treasured family recipes and stories from grandparents in their kitchens across the country.


Meet the Grandparents 13 Videos

Find out more about the food, family and fun behind the grandparents.
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Chicken, Broccoli and Cheese Garbage Bread

Canned Roast Beef

Gulyas (Hungarian Beef Vegetable Soup) with "Pinchie" Noodles

Gulab Jamun

Grethe Petersen's Chicken, Dumplings and Meatball Soup

Thelma Brelesky's Scallop-Stuffed Shrimp

Sherryl Betesh's Kibbe Garaz (Sweet Cherry Stewed Meatballs)

Sal Yonta's Shrimp Scampi Pizza

Doris Spacer's Portuguese Pork Roast

Lita Oliver's Plantains A La Gloria

Riaz Gilani's Spiced Beef and Rice

Dave Pearson's Famous Lasagna

Rouladen (Stuffed Beef Rolls)

Dave Pearson's Red Wine and Tomato Braised Short Ribs

Bonnie Boyer's Fasnacht (Pennsylvania-Dutch Fried Doughnuts)

Hawaiian Cake

Hot Cinnamon Apple Jelly

Bananas Foster with Spiced Rum

Fried Peach Pies

Braised Oxtail Stew

Clida Ellison's Natchitoches Meat Pies

About the Host

Mo Rocca

Meet writer, actor, satirist and food person Mo Rocca, host of Food(ography) and My Grandmother's Ravioli.