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The Maria Liberati Show

85 EpisodesProduced by maria liberatiWebsite

Gourmand World Award winning author/Celebrity Chef Maria Liberati intersects where food meets art, travel and life! Join Maria as she interviews fascinating guests in food, wine, culture, art , literature. Guests let us in to their food world and answer the question "What does food mean to you" and … read more

85 Episodes | 2020 - 2021

Happy Thanksgiving, traditions, and more!

November 25th, 2021

33:00

Sara Chana-Silverstein, author of "Moodtopia" joins the podcast to talk herbs, health and more with Maria. Maria also shares a Thanksgiving poem, recipe and story from her books! 

Be sure to like and subscribe, as well …

John Wayne, Modern Art and Cocktails!

November 18th, 2021

37:47

Mark Orwoll the author of "John Wayne Speaks: the Ultimate John Wayne Quote Book" and Seth Watson, founder of the Distillery of Modern Art in Georgia …

How To: Kitchen Prep and Getting Ready for the Holidays

November 11th, 2021

25:21

Revisit the interview with Chopped contestant and gluten-free Chef, Nichole Marchetti while Maria gives a new holiday appetizer recipe you're sure to …

The Soul of A Farmer: An Interview with Roger Sherman

November 4th, 2021

29:07

Peabody, Emmy, James Beard and Academy-Award-Winner Roger Sherman joins Maria to discuss his latest film, "The Soul of A Farmer," chronicling the …

How To: Kitchen Equipment and Herbs!

October 28th, 2021

42:45

Dr. Mark Merriwether Vorderbruggen (PhD, Adventurer, Chemist and Forager) and Renaissance-inspired artist Randall Good join Maria to discuss culinary …

Kitchen Storage Solutions and Worldly Dishes

October 21st, 2021

35:18

Founder of the "196 Flavors" website and book series Mike Benayoun and Luisa Livorno Ramondo, author of "Beyond the Cobblestones" join Maria to talk food, Italian Heritage, and world recipes! Maria also shares some …

How To: Eating Skin Healthy Foods

October 13th, 2021

18:59

Nutritionist and Author of "The Healthy Skin Kitchen" Karen Fischer joins Maria to talk skin-healthy eating. Maria also gives a recipe for White Grape Risotto 

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Happy Italian Heritage Month!

October 7th, 2021

23:38

Actor, Author and Bostonian Frankie Imbergamo returns to discuss his career since last time he was on the show, new recipes, new happenings in Little …

A Tuscan State of Mind

September 30th, 2021

30:19

Author and Art Historian Dr. Laura Morelli and Giulia Scarpeleggia, Tuscan cooking instructor, author, and blogger join Maria to discuss culinary …

Culinary Adventures and Kitchen Must-Haves

September 22nd, 2021

36:38

Podcast Host and Student Jacob Zimmerman ("Seasoned to Taste" Podcast) and Dr. Mark Merriwether Vorderbruggen (PhD, Adventurer, Chemist and Forager) …

Happy Guacamole Day and Kosher wines to Celebrate

September 16th, 2021

33:49

Wine Educator Gabe Geller and Dr. Sharon Lamm Hartman, coach and author of "The Authenticity Code" join Maria to discuss Kosher wine, celebration and living authentically. Maria also shares a great new recipe for …

Plant-Based Diets and Summer Remembrance

September 9th, 2021

42:55

Amanda Davis - author of "30,000 Stitches," and art history teacher, and Kathy Davis - Plant-Based Coach and Author, join Maria to talk about diets, books, and hitting the road! Plus stay tuned for a great new recipe …

Secrets of the State Fair and Chocolate Coffee Brownies

September 1st, 2021

26:09

"Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives" creator David Paige joins us to talk USA State Fair staples and history. Follow that up with Chocolate Coffee Brownies …

To Be or Not To Be: Who was the real Shakespeare? And a real Sicilian Cannoli

August 26th, 2021

36:54

Janina Doyle (British wine expert) and Robert Boog (author of "Shakey's Madness") join Maria to talk real British sparkling wine for the fall as well as the real history behind Shakespeare! Maria also shares a great …

Ratatouille and so Much More!

August 18th, 2021

51:28

"Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives" creator David Paige joins us to talk his new book, while Jayne Zanglein (author of "The Girl Explorers") discusses the Society of Women Geographers! Maria also gives us an amazing …

How To Quench Your Thirst This Summer!

August 12th, 2021

35:41

It's a packed episode today with Steph Heffner from the Beer Busters podcast, and Julia and Chris Tunstall from The Mixology Talk Podcast joining …

How to Celebrate August with Fajitas, Cornmeal Cookies and Books!

August 5th, 2021

49:36

Author of "The Discerning Eye," Carol Orange and Southwestern Cooking Expert Melissa Guerra join Maria to discuss August's upcoming celebrations. …

When Life Gives You Lemons... Make Pesto!

July 29th, 2021

33:46

Actor Charly Chiarelli from the film "Road to the Lemon Grove" joins the podcast to discuss the film, Italian recipes and more! Maria also shares an amazing lemon pesto recipe! 

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America's Funniest Mayor and Local Cuisine

July 22nd, 2021

20:03

Jeremy Nunes, America's Funniest Mayor joins Maria to discuss the importance of local cuisine and finding your own home's specialty dishes. Maria also shares an amazing summer-time recipe that'll help you beat the heat …

Tis the Season for Blueberries and Drive-Ins!

July 14th, 2021

41:51

Featuring some amazing guests, this week's show tackles everything from Americana with author David Paige, to Blueberry recipes with Maria and an exclusive interview with Karen Worcester of Wreaths Across America. 

Chef's Secrets for Cold Pasta Salads and Food Culture

July 9th, 2021

56:24

Featuring some amazing guests, this week's show tackles everything to eating a plant-based diet with Joel Dee and Alison Cox from the legendary …

How to Make Your New Favorite Breakfast

July 1st, 2021

25:56

Learn how to craft an amazing new recipe from Maria, and listen as she is joined by Mary Bode from the Knead Community Cafe and Ron Hunt from the All About Wine Podcast!

Enter, "The Maria Liberati Show," based on her …

Easy Summer Mint Guide, and More!

June 24th, 2021

43:03

Joining Maria today is Rob Becerra from Ruthless Pawz Organization and Kevin Sandridge the host of The BBQ Beat Podcast

Enter, "The Maria Liberati Show," based on her travels, as well as her Gourmand World Award-winning …

Celebrate Father's Day: With Chicago Pizza, Giveaways, and an Easy Chocolate Recipe

June 17th, 2021

31:43

Joining Maria today is Mark Malnati - owner of Lou Malnati's Chicago Pizza and Marney Andes, the author of "Start with the Give Me Shots" Celebrate …

Ultimate Summer Pasta Salad and Hanging Out at Hamilton

June 10th, 2021

23:30

Mark Anthony, author of Life At Hamilton, joins Maria for an interview about his life on Broadway! 

Enter, "The Maria Liberati Show," based on her travels, as well as her Gourmand World Award-winning book series, "The …

A Blueberry Cream Frost and a Beautiful Backyard

June 3rd, 2021

33:00

Prepare a delicious blueberry cream frost and learn about home gardening with Anthony Bracco of Bracco farms in Warwick, NY. 

Enter, "The Maria Liberati Show," based on her travels, as well as her Gourmand World …

How to Picnic with Strawberries, Coffee and Your Pup!

May 27th, 2021

19:52

Savor the flavors of Summer with these picnic tips and recipes from Maria's Italian travels!! 

Enter, "The Maria Liberati Show," based on her travels, as well as her Gourmand World Award-winning book series, "The Basic …

Almonds, Romance and Gluten Free

May 20th, 2021

31:51

This week Maria is joined by Chef and former-Chopped competitor Nichole Marchetti and James Walsh from Clarkson Ave Crumb Cake Company! 

Enter, "The …

What's in a Strawberry, and a new Kitchen!

May 13th, 2021

51:23

Executive Chef Cardie Mortimer, Produce Guru Robert Schueller and Collin and Jimmy from "Behind the Studs" Podcast join Maria to talk the …

May Garden of Earthly Delights and Gluten Free

May 5th, 2021

33:01

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Make Your Food A Masterpiece Inspired by DaVinci

April 28th, 2021

40:30

Enter, "The Maria Liberati Show," based on her travels, as well as her Gourmand World Award-winning book series, "The Basic Art of Italian Cooking," and "The Basic Art of..." Find out more on

Where is Mantua and How to Make Sbrisolana

April 21st, 2021

24:00

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How To: Spiral DaVinci Style and a Ribolita

April 14th, 2021

35:20

Award-winning author Michelle Cox joins Maria to discuss her novels, food and DaVinci! 

Enter, "The Maria Liberati Show," based on her travels, as well as her Gourmand World Award-winning book series, "The Basic Art of …

How To: Eat Like DaVinci - Happy Birthday Leonardo!

April 8th, 2021

40:39

Historian and author Dave DeWitt joins Maria to talk Leonardo DaVinci, and his famous foodie habits and inventions! 

Enter, "The Maria Liberati Show," based on her travels, as well as her Gourmand World Award-winning …

How To: Easter Bread Around the World!

March 31st, 2021

34:37

Actor and Cafe Owner Dean Nole from Cafe CaNole in Utica, NY joins Maria to talk his career! 

Enter, "The Maria Liberati Show," based on her travels, …

How To: Dips and Chips!

March 24th, 2021

24:50

Martha Bolton - the only female writer for the iconic comedian Bob Hope joins Maria for an exclusive interview. She co-authored a book with his …

A Happy Ravioli Day!

March 17th, 2021

31:44

Former Paralympian, motivational coach and trauma specialist Wendy Smith joins Maria to discuss mindfulness and keeping yourself in a good place …

International Women's Month and a Mimosa

March 10th, 2021

33:11

Author and Pet-Lover Jean Alfieri joins Maria to discuss the pandemic, Zug the Pug and more! Maria also shares a recipe for an amazing Mimosa cake you won't find anywhere else! 

Learn more about this week's guest on her …

A Poundcake Day Recipe

March 3rd, 2021

9:49

In honor of Poundcake Day, Maria shares a recipe for a fantastic Poundcake... with an Italian twist, as well as some tips to maximize your work-from-home experience in 2021. Join her on April 2nd for a bake-along of the …

Bananas for Banana Bread

February 24th, 2021

33:20

Author and Food Writer Andrew Cotto returns to the podcast with Maria to discuss his new book - Cucina Romana: An Italian Adventure - learn more here 

In honor of Banana Bread Day, Maria shares a recipe for a fantastic …

Carnevale di Venezia - Souvenirs and Recipes

February 17th, 2021

15:54

Maria shares some of her memories and souvenirs from Carnevale - Italy's mardi gras - including recipes, history and more! 

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The Art of Food and Olive Oil

February 10th, 2021

26:32

President of the US branch of Bono, Salvatore Russo-Tiesi joins Maria to discuss all things olive oil! 

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The Flavors of Life's Chapters - Chocolate

February 2nd, 2021

22:13

Chocolatier Diana Amendolora joins the podcast to discuss her chocolate-making inspirations, processes and more! 

Support Diana's business - …

Kitchen Adventures with Maria Liberati!

January 27th, 2021

34:58

Author Arianna Dagnino joins the podcast to discuss what food means to her and her new novel - "The Afrikaner." Maria also shares tips on how to go on some adventures at home within your kitchen with new recipes and …

Orange Marmalade Torte and Winter Wellness

January 20th, 2021

28:07

Wellness writer Beth Lipton joins the podcast to discuss her process developing recipes, the best wellness trends to look out for this year and more! Maria also shares a recipe for a delicious orange marmalade torte you …

A Ricotta Cheesecake at Home and Chef Stories

January 13th, 2021

25:52

Jeff Seligman, Executive Chef and Director of kitchenclassroom.net joins Maria to discuss stories, recipes and more! Maria also shares a recipe for a delicious ricotta cheesecake you can make at home. 

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Kitchen Organization, Seneca and a Roman Cassola

January 6th, 2021

8:12

Today Maria shares some Kitchen Organization tips, as well as a short story from her books about Seneca, and a recipe for a Roman Cassola! 

Thank you …

Lentils, Pomegranates and a Lucky New Year!

December 30th, 2020

13:17

Learn the Italian secrets to a lucky new year in this episode of The Maria Liberati Show. Also included is another excerpt from her book - The Basic …

The Art of Christmas Dinner and Holiday Trends

December 23rd, 2020

16:19

Maria wishes you all a happy Holiday season with these new tips and trends for Christmas 2020, as well as shares and excerpt from her book - The …

Kitchen Ingredients and Holidays With Pets

December 15th, 2020

29:08

Kristi and Josh from HaveDogWillTravelPodcast.com join Maria discuss how to pamper your pets this holiday season, and prepare for travel with your …

Holiday Ambience and Avocado Italiano

December 9th, 2020

22:08

Laura Donadoni returns to discuss 2021 wine trends, as well as what you should look for this holiday season for your table. Maria shares a simple and …

Panettone and Christmas Spirits

December 2nd, 2020

31:26

Join Maria for her delicious recipe for Panettone join her virtual  Holiday Panettone Bake Along here

The Art of Pardoning Turkeys

November 25th, 2020

13:25

Maria details her experiences in Cezanne, and what happens when you try and bring apple butter from Italy to America. Included is a recipe for apple butter, as well as a brief history of the turkey-pardoning practices …

Holiday Dishes - Dinner and Dessert

November 18th, 2020

27:10

Confectionary Curator Jessica Wright joins Maria to talk about her work in the world of desserts from Simple Sweets. Learn more about her work here - https://www.simplesweetsdc.com/about/ 

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Oktoberfest in Your Kitchen!

November 11th, 2020

35:29

Missing Oktoberfest? Try it at home! Gary Monterosso from "What's on Tap" joins Maria to discuss the latest trends in beer, beer/food pairings and the history of local brews. Maria also includes a new recipe for …

An Election Day Message from Maria

November 3rd, 2020

0:57

Today we decided to postpone our episode to reiterate the importance of voting to our American listeners. Have a plan and follow through with it …

A Haunted Italian Halloween!

October 28th, 2020

23:57

Happy Halloween! Today Maria is joined by paranormal expert Patricia Baker of Supernatural Girlz Radio, who discusses her experiences with the other side, current paranormal events and more! Learn more about Patricia …

My Fresh Pasta Adventure for World Pasta Month

October 20th, 2020

40:13

Today Maria is joined by author and communications professional Lorraine Ranalli, who brings stories of her book "Gravy Wars," Italian Cuisine, and theater. Also featured is a recipe from Maria's "Basic Art Of Italian …

Dreaming of Italian Comfort Food-Anginetti Cookies

October 14th, 2020

28:13

Melissa Muldoon, an author, blogger and lover of Italian language and culture joins Maria today!  Find out more about her books, blog and more on

Fall in love with Boston and Pasta Norma for Italian Heritage Month

October 7th, 2020

41:48

Italian Heritage Month: Today, Frankie Ibergamo of Boston's Little Italy shares the history of North End with Maria. Maria shares a recipe for Pasta Norma, and tells us more about her Italian heritage.   

Enter, "The …

At-Home Wine Tasting

September 30th, 2020

33:59

Stay at home with this new recipe from Maria, a story of her time in Italy, and a new interview with "The Italian Wine Girl." Today, join Maria as she discusses the importance of Italian Wine, shares a recipe from her …

Tuscany, Carpaccio and Wine Windows

September 23rd, 2020

34:38

Enjoy a freshly-made Carpaccio with these new recipes from Maria, and learn more about the classic Wine Window traditions of Italy with Mary Forrest of the Wine Windows Association, a group that seeks to maintain these …

A Fig Crostata recipe and Craft Cocktails

September 16th, 2020

32:32

This week Maria discusses the power of food to take us to the September garden were we can craft the perfect fig crostata. Joining her today is Ken …

A Sicilian Frittata Story

September 9th, 2020

53:01

This week Maria discusses the power of food to take us to new places - this time, to Sicily - where we'll enjoy a simple frittata. Joining her today …

By The Sea: Fritto Misto and a Lemon Torte

September 1st, 2020

10:35

This week Maria discusses the story of Fritto Misto, a simple, lightly-fried seafood dish that is perfect for a refreshing afternoon by the sea, and shares some more from her diary. 

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The End of Summer: Memories, Granita and more

August 26th, 2020

29:21

The Summer may be coming to an end, but fantastic fresh recipes certainly will not end any time soon. Reminisce with Maria Liberati with this new recipe from her "The Basic Art of" series. Joining her today is the …

Language, Culture and Quiche

August 18th, 2020

37:58

Food is language, and language allows us to learn more about different cultures from around the world. Reminisce with Maria Liberati with this new …

Memories of Ferragosto and the Perfect Picnic

August 12th, 2020

15:37

Buon Ferragosto! Each year on the 15th of August, Italy celebrates a day of rest and relaxation! Join in on this tradition no matter where you are in the world with this new set of recipes and stories from Maria …

Food Trends and an Italian Pinsa

August 5th, 2020

38:00

Wine expert Tony Margiotta joins Maria today to discuss regional favorites, and how to get the perfect wine pairing at home! For more information about Tony and Gladiator Wine Distribution, visit his website at

The Art of Simplicity

July 28th, 2020

26:18

Simple, clean and elegant recipes make up the food of DaVinci. Today, we can keep those ideas alive by eating fresh and local, and enjoying two new …

Summer Memories in a Jar

July 22nd, 2020

17:55

Join Maria as she discusses giardinera, the famous "garden in a jar" that is amazing for a snack, toppings or more! Joining her is Anthony LoCascio, writer and attorney, to talk about "A Message From Overseas," a book …

Lemons, Limoncello and Summer Recipes

July 15th, 2020

22:20

Join Maria as she discusses the incredible Sorrento Lemon, and shares several summer-fun, staycation-friendly recipes! 

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A Perfect Wine Pairing

July 8th, 2020

27:31

Nothing complements a meal better than a historic wine. Today, join Maria as she discusses the importance of Italian Wine, shares a recipe from her Gourmand World-Award winning book, and interviews "The Italian Wine …

A Tuscan Staycation

July 1st, 2020

34:10

The beautiful sights and cuisine of Tuscany can be yours with these simple recipes from Maria Liberati. Also featured this week is the author of …

Lavender, Love and Pasta!

June 24th, 2020

8:59

Lavender isn't just a lovely herb, or a fantastic ingredient - it's the newest garden trend! Today, learn how to get the best use out of summer …

Mozart and Mantua

June 16th, 2020

9:34

Mozart, Romeo, and many more have visited this legendary Italian city known for culture, progress and architecture. Join Maria as she offers a brief …

The History of Gelato

June 9th, 2020

5:39

Join Maria Liberati as she reveals the history of Italy's famous desert, Gelato and shares an easy recipe you can complete with simple ingredients to beat the summer heat. 

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Culinary Therapy

May 27th, 2020

36:12

Join Maria Liberati as she invites Executive Chef Cardie Mortimer on the program to talk about his new book, "Keep on Cookin'" and his collaboration …

Ravenna and a Parsley Frittata

May 20th, 2020

9:00

Welcome to beautiful, inspiring Ravenna. Today Maria takes listeners on a journey through the city's history, as well as how to make a classic staple …

That's Amore - The World's Love Affair With Italy (Pt. 2)

May 13th, 2020

16:58

The second in a two-part series on the impact of Italian cuisine and culture on the world. Today, Maria interviews author and art historian, Laura …

That's Amore - The World's Love Affair With Italy (Pt. 1)

May 6th, 2020

18:41

The first in a two-part series on the impact of Italian cuisine and culture on the world. Today, Maria interviews bestselling author and producer, …

The Style of Pizza

April 29th, 2020

17:52

Enter, "The Maria Liberati Show," based on her travels, as well as her Gourmand World Award-winning book series, "The Basic Art of Italian Cooking," and "The Basic Art of..."  This week, Maria interviews 13-time world …

The Art of Gardening

April 22nd, 2020

40:39

As a former international supermodel, Maria Liberati never dreamed that she would go from being a fashion diva to a domestic diva. Ironically, while …

The Fashionality of Coffee

April 15th, 2020

52:00

As a former international supermodel, Maria Liberati never dreamed that she would go from being a fashion diva to a domestic diva. Ironically, while …

Welcome to The Maria Liberati Show!

April 2nd, 2020

1:53

As a former international supermodel, Maria Liberati never dreamed that she would go from being a fashion diva to a domestic diva. Ironically, while …

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