Two Greedy Italians

Poor Man's Food

Series 1 - Episode 2 Poor Man's Food



Chefs Antonio Carluccio and Gennaro Contaldo visit Campania, where they learn how poverty in the area created Italy's best-loved dishes and made the region rich. The duo visit Gennaro's home town Minori to get a lesson in pasta-making from his great-aunt, then head to Naples, where they discover the humble beginnings of pizza, and conclude their journey on the Amalfi Coast, an area that gave birth to a new style of food.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Gennaro Contaldo
Presenter Antonio Carluccio
Series Director Danny Horan
Series Producer Nicola Gooch