Scoop: THE CHEW - Week of 3/17 on ABC
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 MARCH 17-21 (subject to change; weekdays, 1:00 p.m., ET; broadcast in stereo):
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 guest Lori Loughlin ("When Calls the Heart") 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 ("Community") are guest co-hosts. Bork, Bork Bork! The Muppets' Swedish Chef talks about his new movie, Disney's "Muppets Most Wanted" and joins Michael Symon and Carla Hall to make-of course-Swedish meatballs.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 19 - "LUNCH WITH A LEGEND" - Chef Wolfgang Puck (author, Wolfgang Makes it Healthy) prepares salmon and lentils with Michael Symon and Clinton Kelly; Carla Hall visits a Manhattan landmark, The 21 Club, and Chef Curtis Stone and Yvette Nicole Brown ("Community") guest co-host.
THURSDAY, MARCH 10 - "WEEKNIGHT WONDERS" - Delicious, easy-to-fix suppers; Carla Hall shares time-saving tips for the home, and Chef Curtis Stone is guest co-host.
FRIDAY, MARCH 21 - "EXTRA VALUE FRIDAY: SPRING BREAK!"- Shailene Woodley ("Divergent") whips up a dish with Clinton Kelly, new mom Daphne Oz checks in with her fellow co-hosts on Skype and shares the latest news about her daughter Philomena, Carla Hall leads the co-hosts in craft making, and guest co-host Curtis Stone creates tantalizing cocktails.
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 ™