• List Price: CDN$ 39.99
  • You Save: CDN$ 4.00 (10%)
Only 3 left in stock (more on the way).
Ships from and sold by Amazon.ca. Gift-wrap available.
Quantity:1
Made In Italy has been added to your Cart
FREE Shipping on orders over CDN$ 25.
Used: Good | Details
Sold by UsedTrade
Condition: Used: Good
Comment: This book is in good condition with light amount of wear. Will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. Eligible for FREE SHIPPING - 100% Money Back Guarantee! Amazon fulfills shipment with tracking info and provides customer service for returns!
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Made In Italy Hardcover – Oct 18 2011

4.8 out of 5 stars 17 customer reviews

See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Kindle Edition
"Please retry"
Hardcover
"Please retry"
CDN$ 35.99
CDN$ 27.95 CDN$ 8.89

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
click to open popover


Frequently Bought Together

  • Made In Italy
  • +
  • La Dolce Vita Cookbook
  • +
  • David Roccs'd Dolce Vita
Total price: CDN$ 99.82
Buy the selected items together

No Kindle device required. Download one of the Free Kindle apps to start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and computer.
Getting the download link through email is temporarily not available. Please check back later.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Android

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.




Product Details

  • Hardcover: 400 pages
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers; 1st edition (Oct. 18 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1443406864
  • ISBN-13: 978-1443406864
  • Product Dimensions: 20 x 2.9 x 25.1 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 1.3 Kg
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars 17 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #98,010 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  •  Would you like to update product info, give feedback on images, or tell us about a lower price?

Product Description

About the Author

DAVID ROCCO says, “I’m not a chef, I’m Italian!” He learned to cook at his mother’s side and is the epitome of an Italian food lover: adventurous, opinionated and fantastic to be around at dinnertime. Formerly a model, Rocco spends his time developing new concepts for his company, Rockhead Entertainment, with his wife and business partner, Nina. They have three children and split their time between Toronto and Italy. For more information, visit davidrocco.com, follow him on Twitter @davidroccosvita or become a fan on Facebook.


What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5 stars
Share your thoughts with other customers

Top Customer Reviews

Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
Very colorful book with lots of pictures of the dishes.
I've tried some of the recipes ... loved the mushroom gnocchi.
It's a must for any one who likes Italian food.
One person found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.
Report abuse
Format: Hardcover
I've never written a bad review but I wanted to balance the reviews that have been posted previously.
I don't think people that have cooked Italian food previously will be satisfied with this book. The pictures and layout of the book is wonderful, and some recipes are good. But most of the recipes are too simplistic in nature.

I am all about "la cucina povera" (the poor kitchen) as my parents are Italian immigrants. However some of the "recipes" that are given are not recipes at all. I say this because there are too many 2-3 ingredient recipes.

- Bistecca Fiorentina - Porterhouse steak, salt and pepper (page 287)
- Lemon-Infused Grilled Scamorza - Scamorza Cheese, 4 Lemon leaves or zest of 1 lemon (page 241)
- Beppe's Family's Pasta Pranzo - 9 cups flour, Lukewarm water (page 205)

Yes, Italian food is about simplicity due to a focus on fresh ingredients, but this book does not do it justice. The genius of Italian food is lost in this book. Italians make such incredible food with limited ingredients (not one or two!).

If you are interested in Italian food, better resources would be:
- The Silver Spoon (A little expensive but covers all regions of Italy)
- The Classic Italian Cookbook - Marcella Hazan (step by step instructions of classic recipes)

Hope that helps!!
3 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.
Report abuse
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
Lots of good, simple recipes. Lots of yummy photos of David Rocco and of Italy. Many of the recipes are re-imaginations if those published in "La Dolce Vita", and can be found on his website. Nonetheless, no regrets in forking out the dough to add this to my collection.
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.
Report abuse
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
This is a well layed out and beautifully illustrated book. David was gracious enough to sign my wife's copy when he come through Vancouver. Needless to say it is of her favorite cook books. David passion and enthusiasm come through on each pages. Well Done Paisano!
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.
Report abuse
Format: Hardcover
You gotta love these books. David and his team put together a cook book that's fun to read, a joy to look at and when you get down to actually doing the recipes, a pleasure to consume! We have "Rocco Nights" where 3 or 4 couples get together and each couple prepares a course from one of his books for our dinner party. 'Made in Italy' does not disappoint. Buon gusto!
5 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.
Report abuse
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
I bought this book for my mom for xmas. Stunning photos and inspiring recipes. I would recommend this cookbook and wouldn't mind a copy for myself.
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.
Report abuse
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
This book is wonderful. The recipes and photos are amazing! I gave this as a Christmas gift for one of my sister's who loves it as well.
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.
Report abuse
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
Easy to follow and great photos to go with the recipes. Also David Rocco adds some history behind certain dishes. I love these recipes.
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.
Report abuse

Look for similar items by category


Feedback