Mary ann esposito mac and cheese
Over medium heat, slowly whisk in the milk and dry mustard. Continue whisking until the sauce begins to thicken enough to coat a spoon. Do not make the sauce too thick. Add salt and pepper to taste and stir in 2 cups of the cheese until the mixture is smooth. Turn off the heat. Stir in the macaroni, ham and broccoli and mix well. Season again if necessary. Sprinkle the remaining cup of cheese evenly over the top of the casserole. Cover and bake for minutes. Uncover and bake 10 minutes longer or just until the cheese forms a nice brown crust. Serve directly from the pot.
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A tart and tangy apple fig pie, a festive dried cherry and mango open-face pie, classic pasta frolla dough, and "little bears" made from a sweet dough. Mary Ann turns everyday pasta into two masterpieces: conchiglioni pipieni al forno large stuffed shells and millerighi con prosciutto cotto stuffed sleeves with cooked ham. Mary Ann sleuths out the origins of the torta Barozzi, a rich chocolate cake made in the small town of Vignola, Italy, and prepares a chocolate walnut cake.
Together they prepare chicken vegetable soup, carrot and lemon soup, pastina and egg soup, and zucchini soup with cheese and eggs. Healthy whole-wheat pizza dough forms the base for two sensational pizzas: one with escarole, olives, and mozzarella cheese, and the other a "four seasons" pie. Mary Ann shops for fresh ingredients, then creates two crispy, crunchy pizzas featuring escarole and radicchio. Mary Ann helps restaurant and hotel owner Gianfranco Marrocco cook for his big, hungry family.
They roast a whole suckling pig, Gian's father's favorite meal, and make penne arrabbiata, broccoli rape, a Caprese salad, and cannoli to accompany it. At one of Altamura's signature artisanal bakeries, Mary Ann meets the DiGesu family and samples the classic breads they make, including a dome-shaped loaf named for the hilltop site of the city.
Barrington baker wins top prize at Calef’s First Mac and Cheese Bake Off
Cheese expert and educator Nancy Radke makes a potato and sweet potato pie and a Parmigiano "gelato" that's chilled and served as antipasto. Mary Ann uses Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese to top a crisp and inviting Caesar salad. Cookbook author and good friend Nancy Verde Barr joins Mary Ann to create a dazzling variety of sauces to accompany handmade cavatelli little caves pasta.
Mary Ann befriends busy wine expert and educator Kristin Milles who knows everything about wines but has no time to cook with them. With knives chopping and veggies sizzling, Martin creates one of his signature dishes, Mint Flavored Rice with Chicken while Mary Ann turns down the flame for Milanese Risotto.