Lidia Celebrates America
Tue, 04/17/2012 - 8:00pm

The first wedding features an African-American wedding in New Orleans, complete with marching brass band and traditional regional cuisine. Next an Indian-American wedding with Mario Cantone, and  Madhur Jaffrey, who will teach Lidia and the audience about classic Indian wedding dishes. The third wedding features a Korean-American wedding with celebrity fashion designer Isaac Mizrahi, who creates a special outfit for Lidia to wear to the wedding. Yul Kwon adds commentary and perspective on Korean culture. The final wedding in the program examines the marriage of two cultures — Irish-American and Italian-American, with music and food from each represented.