Gioietta Vitale is the author of Riso (1992) and
Verdure (2001), celebrated cookbooks for timeless Italian
dishes focused on rice and vegetables. Born in Milan, Vitale is a
former chairwoman for the American Italian Cancer Foundation and
devotes much of her time to raising money for cancer research. She
currently lives in Palm Beach, Florida.
"This cookbook will appeal to the many who want to grace their tables with vegetables Italian style." -Publishers Weekly