Cooking with Nick Stellino

Nick Stellino is an Italian American chef. Each episode opens with Nick visiting some of his favourite grocers, butchers, cheese makers and fishmongers. While on location, he happily shares his tips and tricks for selecting the ideal ingredients and the best culinary tools for the everyday cook. After each shopping trip, Nick returns to his sparkling set, modelled after his own home kitchen. With the home cook in mind, he prepares elegant yet easily recreated recipes — from savoury soups to authentic pasta and rice dishes to delectable desserts — in a step-by-step fashion. With his signature charm, warmth and humour, he also shares easy plating techniques and other professional tips to help viewers turn their homes into their favourite restaurant.

Wondering how to select the perfect piece of Provolone? What’s the best technique for slicing a bell pepper? Which variety of Arugula should you select to get just the right peppery bite in your salad? Join Nick as he guides viewers in creating restaurant quality meals in the comfort of their own kitchen in his new 13-part series.

**Please note: Not all recipes from this show are available to us


Episode 1 – Breakfast Favourites

Every episode embodies Nick’s belief that cooking with passion is one of the best ways to connect with those you love. This week, Nick shows us how to make Breakfast Favourites.


Episode 2 – Southern Comfort

In this episode, Nick shows us how to prepare Southern Comfort meals starting off with southern-style Chicken Milanese followed by Biscuits and gravy and finishes with Lobster Mac and Cheese.

Episode 3 – Incredible Soups

Join Nick as he dives into some incredible soup recipes. He prepares Sicilian Bread Soup followed by Onion Soup with Gorgonzola and Prosciutto and ends with Chicken Soup with Meatballs.

Episode 4 – Favorites With A Twist

In this episode, Nick prepares food favourites with a twist! He prepares Sausage Meatballs with Tomato Sauce; Halibut and Fresh Mediterranean Salsa; and Crab Cakes with Spicy Tequila.

Episode 5 – The Ultimate Bread Pudding

Join Nick in this episode as he makes The Ultimate Bread Pudding! Nick also makes a delectable Pasta Matriciana.

Episode 6 – Seafood Feast

In this episode, Nick prepares a Seafood Feast making mouth-watering Mussel Soup with Curry and more!

Episode 7 – Nick’s Favorites

Join Nick as he walks us through some of Nick’s Favorites. He prepares Veal Saltimbocca and much more.

Episode 8 – Special Creations

Nick prepares Special Creations such as Parisa’s Scallops and Peppered Tuna Sicilian-style.

Episode 9 – Veal Appeal

Join Nick as he explores his Veal Appeal. He prepares Veal alla Norma and Veal Cutlet with Piccata Sauce.

Episode 10 – A Dinner To Remember

In this episode, Nick shows us how to prepare A Dinner to Remember consisting of New York Steak with Green Peppercorn Sauce and Mocha Crème Caramel.

Episode 11 – Grandma’s Secrets

Join Nic as he shares some of his Grandma’s Secrets as he prepares Grandma’s Polenta and Ossobuco.

Episode 12 – A Taste Of Italy

Nick share with us the A Taste of Italy as he prepares Scallops Marie Monti and Old-Fashion Chocolate Pudding

Episode 13 – Upside-Down Apple Pie

In this episode, Nick prepares a delectable Upside-down Apple Pie and a Terrine of Roasted Eggplant