Daphne Oz to Skype and update her co-hosts about motherhood; chef Curtis Stone and Yvette Nicole Brown are guest co-hosts
Here's what's scheduled for "The Chew" next week (subject to change; weekdays, 1 p.m. on ABC):
Monday, March 17 - "Luck O' The Irish" - Mario Batali and Michael Symon face off in a St. Patty's Day battle - which Iron Chef will win? Clinton Kelly and actress Lori Loughlin cook a delicious classic, and learn how Irish soda bread is made at New York's celebrated bakery, Amy's Bread.
Tuesday, March 18 - "Meatball Mania" - Chef Curtis Stone and Yvette Nicole Brown are guest co-hosts. Bork, bork bork! The Muppets' Swedish Chef talks about his new movie, Disney's "Muppets Most Wanted" and joins Michael and Carla Hall to make - of course - Swedish meatballs.
Wednesday, March 19 - "Lunch With A Legend" - Chef Wolfgang Puck prepares salmon and lentils with Michael and Clinton; Carla visits a Manhattan landmark, The 21 Club; and Curtis and Yvette guest co-host.
Thursday, March 10 - "Weeknight Wonders"- Delicious, easy-to-fix suppers; Carla shares time-saving tips for the home, and Curtis is guest co-host.
Friday, March 21 - "Extra Value Friday: Spring Break!"— Shailene Woodley ("Divergent") whips up a dish with Clinton; new mom Daphne Oz checks in with her fellow co-hosts on Skype and shares the latest news about her daughter, Philomena; Carla leads the co-hosts in craft making; and guest co-host Curtis creates tantalizing cocktails.
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