Congratulations to Cyndi Zeiman and Matthew Ludlum of Alexandria, VA. They are the lucky winners of CiaoDC.com's Family Holiday Giveaway! Cyndi is the winner of Gift #1: Private Cooking Demonstration by Chef Carmine. Matthew is the lucky winner of Gift #2: Signed copy of celebrity Chef Lidia Bastianich's latest cookbook, Lidia Cooks from the Heart of Italy. Grazie e Congratulazioni!
Read exclusive interview with ciaodc.com and celebrity chef, Lidia Matticchio Bastianich about family, food and the heart of Italy.
Enjoy a special holiday recipe from Lidia's cookbook, Chocolate Bread Parfait. Recipe here.
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*Winner will be selected and posted on blog December 10, 2009. Chef demonstration to include preparation only. Food or beverage not included. Demo to be provided at a mutual agreed upon date and time of winner and donor.