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Great Restaurant Meals At Home

Thursday, 20th October 2011
With food prices soaring, taking your family out to eat can get really expensive.But chef Joey Altman is sharing the secrets behind great restaurant meals in the book he just ...

“Big Daddy” Does Ribs

Wednesday, 19th October 2011
His nickname is "Big Daddy," and Aaron McCargo Jr. just won the title of the "Next Food Network Star."In an instant, he went from hospital chef to TV star.McCargo's new ...

Culinary Salute To Spring, On A Shoestring

Sunday, 9th October 2011
Kerry Heffernan feels there's no better time than the first full day of spring to prepare a "preview" meal loaded with fresh veggies just coming into season.And he did just ...

Homey Italian Fare From A TV Favorite

Saturday, 1st October 2011
As a co-host of "Everyday Food" on PBS and as a cookbook author, Lucinda Scala Quinn prepares a wide variety of foods. As our "Chef on a Shoestring," she prepares ...

Spring Comfort Food, From Former Ballerina

Tuesday, 20th September 2011
Patricia Williams danced with some of the top companies in the world before retiring at age 30.Then came a life-changing trip through France, during which Williams discovered a passion for ...

Spanish Tomato Dishes, On A Shoestring

Thursday, 8th September 2011
What's in a name when it comes to great food?Seamus Mullen's lifelong passion for Spanish culture and cuisine has led him to become one of the top chefs preparing Spanish ...

A Passover Dinner To Remember

Thursday, 25th August 2011
The weeklong Jewish holiday of Passover begins at sundown Saturday night, and calls for some dietary restrictions.But "restrictions" don't have to mean dull or tasteless, as chef and part-owner Josh ...

A Hearty Winter Meal With Asian Allure

Monday, 22nd August 2011
Chef Lon Symensma's culinary career began in an Iowa diner. Now he turns out modern Asian dishes at one of Manhattan's hottest restaurants, Buddakan. We gave him forty dollars to ...

Romantic Valentine’s Meal, On A Budget

Sunday, 7th August 2011
Love was in the air - and in the Early Show Saturday Edition's kitchen - for Valentine's Day.The husband and wife team of Lachlan and Allison Patterson accepted our "Chef ...

Hearty Fall Flavors, On A Shoestring

Sunday, 7th August 2011
Fall is most definitely in the air, and our "Chef on a Shoestring" has a menu to match the autumn mood.Dede Wilson is a contributing editor at Bon Appetit magazine, ...

Go “Fusion” To Spice Up A Day, On A Budget

Saturday, 9th July 2011
"Fusion" is probably the word that best describes Akhtar Nawab.He was raised in Kentucky, enjoying his mom's native Indian meals.He draws on the two distinct culinary backgrounds in his New ...

Great Panini Picnic, On A Budget

Saturday, 21st May 2011
Is there anything better on a perfect summer day than a delicious picnic?Yes: one that goes beyond the usual ho-hum sandwiches.How do - Paninis sound?!New York restaurateur Jason Denton, who's ...
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