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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Ilene and Freddie's Harvey Wallbanger

Hawaiian Grilled Chicken and Pineapple

George Martin's Maple-Roasted Butternut Squash

Sally Starin's Whole Roasted Chicken with Three Nut Stuffing

Cornbread Salad with Sour Cream Dressing

Aslaug Warmboe's Icelandic Brown Bread

George Martin's Sassafras Iced Tea

Olga Gonzalez's Chile De Arbol Salsa

Rouladen (Stuffed Beef Rolls)

Meatballs with Raisins

Chicken Paprikas with Nokedli (Flat Noodles)

Momo (Nepalese Dumplings) with Coriander Chutney

Prosciutto-Wrapped Figs

Dobos Torte

Sonny Young's Country Bread

Carlos Gonzalez's Margarita

Clida Ellison's Pralines

Thin Poha (Flat Rice) Chivda

Clida Ellison's Louisiana Gumbo with Andouille, Chicken, Crab and Oysters

Bananas Foster with Spiced Rum

Chicken Pad See Ew

George and Kathy's Baklava Rolls

Olga Gonzalez's Enchiladas with Red Sauce

7UP Salad

Suzanne Taylor's Grilled Halibut with Meyer Lemon Butter

Blue Crabs with White Sauce

Riaz Gilani's Spiced Beef and Rice

About the Host

Mo Rocca

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