Pigskin platters, a 'Chewper Bowl' chili showdown, and perfect party food on ABC's 'The Chew'by jmaloni
Guest judges for "Chewper Bowl" include ESPN analyst Jesse Palmer and former Super Bowl winners Jerome Bettis and Victor Cruz
"The Chew" is putting its own spin on the super Bowl next week, and "The Chew Search for the Weight Watchers Chef" continues.
For the week of Jan. 27-31 (subject to change; weekdays, 1 p.m. on ABC):
Monday, Jan. 27 - "Our Secret Recipes: Revealed!" - Just in time for game day, Michael Symon shows the secret to perfect corn dogs; Clinton Kelly makes his favorite spaghetti carbonara with Dulé Hill ("Psych" and Broadway's "After Midnight") and Mario Batali visits a New York institution - Russ & Daughters - where he learns the essentials of slicing smoked salmon.
Tuesday, Jan. 28 - "All You Can Eat Breakfast" - It's "Chewsday Tuesday," so the audience chooses which delicious dessert Mario will create. Clinton and Michael team up to make a decadent breakfast, and Daphne Oz makes a morning meal sure to satisfy everyone.
Wednesday, Jan. 29 - "Perfect Party Food" - Daphne shows how to be the host with the most with a party-pleasing dish. "The Search for the Weight Watchers Chef" continues, as two contestants compete to offer the best game day recipes. "The Chew" travels to Sugar & Plumm in New York City to get a taste of its delicious Danish pastry, Ebelskivers, and Clinton gives his tips for a perfect punch, while Michael teaches "Beer 101."
Thursday, Jan. 30 - "Pigskin Platters" - As the big game nears, Mario and Clinton team up to make the perfect party platter; Michael cooks with the winner of "Tailgate Tank," a competition with audience members; Carla Hall creates two quick and easy dishes, and Clinton has cocktails both themed for the big day.
Friday, Jan. 31 - "Extra Value Friday: Chewper Bowl" - It's a super showdown, when Michael and Mario face off with their best chili recipes judged by former Super Bowl winners Jerome Bettis from the Steelers and Victor Cruz from the Giants, as well as ESPN analyst Jesse Palmer. Carla and Clinton pair up to deliver their best game day-inspired dishes, and Daphne hosts a football food pyramid game.
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