Welcome to Mama's Italian Recipes Blog

So who is Mama? Mama is a full blooded Italian woman raised in Brooklyn New York surrounded with good food and Italian culture. I want to share the recipes of the old world with the new world. Known for her exceptional dishes she loves nothing more than to prepare and serve these recipes to her friends and family.

Now, we share them with you.

Wednesday, September 5, 2007

Aye, Carraba! (Beaumont Journal)

"I guess you showed them," said Grace Mandola, 96-year-old grandmother of Houston culinary veteran Johnny Carrabba. She was not talking about his sizzling success with Carrabba's Italian Grill with 250 locations in 32 states. Rather she was talking to his less experienced cousin, at the time, who had just run the off dishwashers in the middle of a shift.


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