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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Sally Starin's Marble Cake with Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting

Ilene and Freddie's Harvey Wallbanger

Arroz Amarillo

Bonnie Boyer's Stewed Dried Corn

Clida Ellison's Pralines

George and Kathy's Baklava Rolls

Sonny Young's Pecan Veggie Balls

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

Riaz Gilani's Spiced Beef and Rice

Jeera (Cumin) Rice

Clida Ellison's Natchitoches Meat Pies

Ilene and Freddie's Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese Rolls

George Martin's Maple-Roasted Butternut Squash

Sally Starin's Whole Roasted Chicken with Three Nut Stuffing

Cornbread Salad with Sour Cream Dressing

Sonny Young's Country Bread

Momo (Nepalese Dumplings) with Coriander Chutney

Prosciutto-Wrapped Figs

Aslaug Warmboe's Icelandic Brown Bread

George Martin's Sassafras Iced Tea

Olga Gonzalez's Chile De Arbol Salsa

Chicken Soup with Matzo Balls

Meatballs with Raisins

Hawaiian Grilled Chicken and Pineapple

About the Host

Mo Rocca

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