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

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Prosciutto-Wrapped Figs

Meatballs with Raisins

Sonny Young's Country Bread

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

Chicken Paprikas with Nokedli (Flat Noodles)

Momo (Nepalese Dumplings) with Coriander Chutney

Chicken Soup with Matzo Balls

Dobos Torte

Grethe Petersen's Mustard Pickled Herring

Grandpa Waite's Fresh Peach Ice Cream

Hot Cinnamon Apple Jelly

Spit-Roasted Pig with Nona's Rub and Basting Sauce

George Martin's Chaga Tea

Fried Rice

Suzanne Taylor's Mushroom Gallette

Danish Pancake Balls

Sherryl Betesh's Kibbe Nabelsieh (Meat Filled Bulgur Shells)

Fried Chicken with Mashed Potatoes and White Gravy

Sherryl Betesh's Meat Sambousak (Meat-Filled Sesame Pastries)

George and Kathy's Orzo with Marinated Artichokes and Capers

About the Host

Mo Rocca

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