Scoop: ABC's 'The Chew', February 24-28
Celebrating and exploring life through food, "The Chew" is an innovative and groundbreaking daytime series co-hosted by a dynamic group of engaging, fun, relatable experts in food, lifestyle, and entertaining. Produced by Gordon Elliott's Chew Productions for the ABC Television Network, "The Chew" serves up everything food -- from cooking and home entertaining to food trends, restaurants, holidays and more -- all aimed at making life better, fuller and more fun. The show features celebrity chefs Mario Batali, Michael Symon, and Carla Hall, entertaining expert Clinton Kelly and health and wellness enthusiast Daphne Oz.
For the week of FEBRUARY 24-28 (subject to change; weekdays, 1:00 p.m., ET; broadcast in stereo):
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 24 - "SLUMBER PARTY!" -The hosts cook some tasty treats with Olympic snowboarder Kelly Clark. Michael Symon takes "The Chew" cameras behind-the-scenes at his acclaimed restaurants, Lola, Lolita and B Spot, in his hometown of Cleveland. Clinton Kelly puts his own spin on Pasta Bolognese and Mario Batali makes Crespelle with Ricotta and Salami.
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 25 -- "THE CHEW'S POOL PARTY!" - This weather is frightful, but a pool party is delightful, especially when Donald Faison ("The Exes") joins Daphne Oz and Carla Hall in The Kitchen to help make Grilled Shrimp with Pineapple. Michael Symon fires up Grilled Clams with Chorizo, and Clinton Kelly mixes a marvelous Mango Daiquiri.
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 26 - "TEX-MEX TAKEOVER" - Daphne Oz spices up the fiesta with a Guacamole Bar. Mario Batali creates Rock Shrimp Tortas and Michael Symon whips up Chile Rellenos.
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 27 - "THE CHEW'S CHOCOLATE FACTORY" - Chef Curtis Stone is guest co-host and teams with Carla Hall and one winning audience member to create a Triple Chocolate Tart. The co-hosts compete with their best chocolate recipes to be crowned the Chocolate Champion.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28- "THE CHEW'S ULTIMATE OSCAR PARTY" - It's one hour of awards-worthy fun when the hosts hold their own Oscar party and welcome actress and former Oscar nominee for "Fearless," Rosie Perez (author, Handbook for an Unpredictable Life). Tips for hosting your own viewing party, Clinton Kelly shakes up some award-winning cocktails and Mario Batali, Carla Hall and Daphne Oz prepare applause worthy dishes, each inspired by this year's Oscar nominees.
Follow "The Chew" (@thechew) and hosts Mario Batali (@mariobatali); Michael Symon (@chefsymon); Clinton Kelly (@clinton_kelly); Carla Hall (@carlahall) and Daphne Oz (@DaphneOz) on Twitter ™
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