The Secret Ingredient Thanksgiving Series with Chef James Rigato: Potatoes!

Mabel Gray Executive Chef James Rigato Spices Up Sweet Potatoes and an Alternative to Your Basic Mashed Russets

Essential Music Host, Ann Delisi, picks Chef James Rigato’s brain about how he cooks up sweet potatoes, his russet potato dish of choice and if basic mashed is your pleasure…how to make ’em right!


  • Ann Delisi hosts Essential Music, the Essential Conversations podcast series and the Essential Cooking broadcast and podcast. Born and raised in the Motor City, Ann is a broadcaster, interviewer, producer, music host, storyteller and proud Detroiter.