Season 1, Episode 4 – “Hot Chicken and Catfish”
Vinny Guadagnino and his Ma, Paola, continue their foodie road trip by hitting up Nashville, home to many iconic foods. Ma discovers a new and unexpected favorite condiment, while Vinny tries the hottest chicken south of the Mason Dixon line. Then, Ma is enlightened when she tastes truck-stop catfish and even learns a new way to make bread in a type of oven she has never seen before.
Season 1, Episode 5 – “Frog Legs and Banana Foster”
The last stop on Vinny Guadagnino and his Ma’s epic eating road trip brings them to New Orleans. Ma is unsure of many foods like alligator, but gives Vinny a taste of his own medicine when she orders him frog legs, a dish he vowed he would never eat. Then, a visit to the birthplace of bananas foster has the duo ending their road trip on a very sweet note.