Starring Viola Buitoni and her son Ernesto

A few things about Viola Buitoni: she’s Italian, she’s a mother, she can cook, she lives in the Mission. Find out how they intersect in her life in this series of articles and videos.

The ingredients for this dish came from the gardens run by Urban Sprouts at the June Jordan School for Equity in Visitation Valley and the International Studies Academy in Potrero Hill. Urban Sprouts offers many San Francisco Public School students a garden-based education. The video to the right shows a visit to the gardens.