Olivia Newton John, Chef Bobby Deen and the return of 'Mama T' on 'The Chew'by jmaloni
Hosted by celebrity chefs Mario Batali, Michael Symon and Carla Hall, entertaining and style expert Clinton Kelly and health and wellness enthusiast Daphne Oz, "The Chew" invites viewers into its kitchen weekday afternoons to dish about everything from easy entertaining to making meals on a budget, while celebrating and exploring life through food. Actress and singer Olivia Newton John, Chef Bobby Deen ("Not My Mama's Meals") and "Mama T" are featured April 23-27 on "The Chew" (weekdays, 1 p.m.)
Guests for the week of April 23-27 (subject to change):
Monday, April 23 - "Pasta Palooza" - Chef Bobby Deen ("Not My Mama's Meals"); easy and affordable pasta dishes the entire family will enjoy.
Tuesday, April 24 - "Lunch Box" - Recipes to "spice up" lunch; Chef Carla Hall shares her recipe for PB&J cupcakes; correspondent Evette Rios travels to Swenson's Drive In Restaurant in Akron, Ohio, for a firsthand look at this legendary lunchtime establishment.
Wednesday, April 25 - "Secret Family Recipes" - The co-hosts share some of their favorite secret recipe ingredients; "Mama T" returns to cook her secret family recipe for baked ziti with eggplant; the Rubino family from Ralph's in Philadelphia.
Thursday, April 26 - "World's Greatest" - "The Chew" celebrates the all-American sandwich with an hour of delicious recipes; correspondent Jason Roberts travels to one of his favorite sandwich shops in Washington, D.C.
Friday, April 27 - "Hopelessly Devoted To Food" - Actress and singer Olivia Newton John; foods that "The Chew" co-hosts can't live without.
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