Marcella Hazan

Marcella Hazan (1924-2013) was born in Cesenatico, a fishing village on the northern Adriatic shore of Italy. She studied for a career in the sciences and received two doctoral degrees from the University of Ferrara in Emilia-Romagna. In 1955 she married Victor Hazan, an Italian-born American, and moved with him to New York, where she began teaching Italian cooking classes in her apartment. In 1973 she published her first cookbook, The Classic Italian Cook Book, which introduced Americans to authentic Italian food. Her cooking schools in Italy draw students from around the world. Hazan was the recipient of two Lifetime Achievement Awards (from the James Beard Foundation in 2000, and the IACP in 2004) and a knighthood from her own country. She was the author of five additional classic cookbooks and a memoir.

Books by this Author

Every Night Italian

Author Appearances

Conversation, Q&A, Signing
Co-author of INGREDIENTI and husband of Marcella Hazan, Victor, speaks with TBD.
1005 West Burnside
Portland, OR 97209
JUL 18
Ticketed "Cooks with Books" dinner at Left Bank Restaurant
51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925
JUL 21
Book signing at the Ferry Building Farmer's Market. Victor Hazan will sign books and answer questions.
1 Ferry Building
San Francisco, CA 94111
JUL 23