Aunt Phil Gallo’s Cookbook

Aunt Phil Gallo’s Cookbook

In a big Italian family full of great cooks, Aunt Phil (Felicia) Gallo was the best. She was born in July of 1922 in Bisceglie, Italy – a city at the top of the “heel” of the Italian boot on the Adriatic Seas – the eighth and youngest child of Rafaelle and Aurelia Amoruso. She…

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Across 7th Street

Across 7th Street

Cultures clash as families fight to save traditional values. Vincent, the son of an Italian stonemason has fallen in love with Rachel, the daughter of an Orthodox Jewish businessman. They live only blocks away from each other, but are divided by 7th Street, an invisible line separating the Italian-American and Orthodox Jewish neighborhoods in Sheepshead…

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