After More than 3 Decades Teaching on TV, MET Cooking Instructor Brings Experience to Classroom

In 1989, Mary Ann Esposito’s cooking classroom got a lot bigger. Her newly launched TV show, Ciao Italia, broadcast her instructions and insights in matters of the kitchen into countless homes nationwide. All these years later, Esposito’s cookery program has become a storied one, the longest running of its kind, and a beloved institution of public television.