The Drive: Cafe owner cooks way to success on Food Network

On Tuesday, Jan. 3, Denise DiGrigoli welcomes Angela Baldanza, owner Baldanza Café in New Canaan, who recently cooked her way to victory on Food Network’s Cooks vs Cons. The culinary competition, hosted by Geoffrey Zakarian on Food Network, sees talented home-cooks go up against kitchen professionals. She discusses her experience and shares a recipe. Watch the show below: Before getting … read more

HAN News Update, Dec. 10

Coffee Break, HAN’s daily news update, airs weekday mornings at 11 a.m. at live.HAN.Network. Or watch it on-demand later (see video above). Check out highlights from the Winter FCIAC tour and take a look back in history with Donald Eng. We also talk about what’s on the front pages of our HAN Network community newspapers this week.   Here are some … read more

Stir Crazy: Mother’s Day Special

On this week’s Stir Crazy, host Patty Gay celebrated Mother’s Day with guests Chef Silvia Baldini, the first female Chopped champion from Connecticut, and The Twins Judy & Joy, cookbook authors and TV personalities. She also made a call to her mother, Pat Vallon, in Wisconsin, and thanked her for sharing her recipe for Stuffed Grape Leaves. Stir Crazy is … read more