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Emmy Award Winning Chef Giada De Laurentiis Appearing at Saint Anthony’s Feast

News from the Saint Anthony’s Society on a special guest at this year’s feast:

Giada De Laurentiis

Join Bella Sera Wines as they present Emmy Award winning chef and bestselling author Giada De Laurentiis for a day of fun, free and interactive cooking demonstrations, recipe sharing and cookbook signings at the 92nd Annual Saint Anthony’s Feast in the North End of Boston.

Giada will take you on an Italian culinary journey as she prepares some of her favorite recipes and shares her cooking tips with the audience on Saturday August 27th at 2:00 PM at the Filippo Berio Culinary Stage.

Following the demonstration Giada will be signing a limited quantity of her bestselling cookbook: Giada at Home in the adjacent Bella Sera Wine Pavilion. The book includes wonderful recipes from Italy and California and features straightforward instructions for classic Italian fare, as well as a selection of modern dishes. The book will be available for purchase and signing on Saturday afternoon.

Giada has an impressive background of culinary training and a unique personable charm, she is a globally revered celebrity chef who continues to prove her skill and accessibility as the host of the popular Food Network shows “Everyday Italian” Giada at Home”, and “Giada’s Weekend Getaway”. Her expanding presence beyond Food Network includes her best selling cookbooks, brand alliances, newly launched food products and recurring correspondent role on the NBC’s “Today Show.”

This special appearance is brought to you courtesy of Bella Sera® Wines.  Imported from Italy, Bella Sera which means “beautiful evening” offers inviting, easy to enjoy wines that capture the relaxed, authentic and welcoming essence of Italy.

St. Anthony’s Feast is one of the oldest and largest neighborhood celebrations in America and is celebrating its 92nd Anniversary on August 26 – August 29 in the North End of Boston. For more exciting events and information please visit