Scoop: THE CHEW - Week of 5/26 on ABC
Just in time for Memorial Day week, "The Chew" celebrates everything you Need to Know about grilling, the yummiest cheeseburgers ever, viewer-selected Guilty Pleasures, and how to cook and entertain in an eco-friendly fashion. Then, it's Baconfest to cap off a week of delicious programming. This week's guests include Maria Bello, ESPN's Jesse Palmer, Debi Mazar and husband Gabriele Corcos and Curtis Stone is Guest Co-Host May 28-30.
For the week of MAY 26 -30 (subject to change; weekdays, 1:00 p.m., ET; broadcast in stereo):
MONDAY, MAY 26 - "CHEESEBURGER! CHEESEBURGER! CHEESEBURGER!" - It's a battle between the best cheeseburgers when Maria Bello ("Prisoners") rules on the winner-will it be Clinton Kelly's Bloody Mary Sliders or Carla Hall's Lamb Burgers? Then, "The Chew" crew travels to P.Y.T. restaurant in Philadelphia to learn the secrets of the infamous Spaghetti Burger.
TUESDAY, MAY 27 - "ALL UP IN YOUR GRILL" - Today, the co-hosts reveal the cover of their new book, The Chew: A Year of Celebrations, available this fall. Michael Symon shares his best tips to master the grill, and Mario Batali makes a delectable Grilled Steak and Fondue Sandwich, which Carla pairs with a refreshing "mocktail." Clinton whips up a tasty Grilled Cornbread with Bacon-Blackberry Compote, while Daphne Oz lightens the recipe to make it figure-friendly.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 28 - "VIEWERS' CHOICE: GUILTY PLEASURES" - ESPN's Jesse Palmer joins Michael Symon in The Kitchen to create a guilty pleasure dish selected by viewers. And it's a Battle of the Sexes when Guest co-host Curtis Stone teams up with Michael to duke it out with Daphne and Carla over which is the most sinfully delicious dish.
THURSDAY, MAY 29 - "GREEN CUISINE" - It's all things tasty, fresh and eco-friendly today, when Guest co-host Curtis Stone joins Clinton to create a healthy yet sumptuous dish, and avid gardener Michael Symon shares his horticultural dos and don'ts. Then, "The Chew" crew visits an amazing park in Las Vegas made of repurposed shipping containers now being used as restaurants and event spaces.
FRIDAY, MAY 30 - "EXTRA VALUE FRIDAY: BACONFEST" - Curtis Stone is Guest co-host and Michael makes a 5-in-5 dish (5 ingredients cooked in 5-minutes) for under $5, celebrating his favorite ingredient-bacon! Clinton cooks with husband and wife culinary TV stars, Debi Mazar and Gabriele Corcos, who talk about their new book, Extra Virgin.
Celebrating and exploring life through food, the Daytime Emmy-Award®-nominated lifestyle show, "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. Featuring celebrity chefs Mario Batali, Michael Symon, and Carla Hall, entertaining expert Clinton Kelly and health and wellness enthusiast Daphne Oz, "The Chew" is a leap forward into a delicious new kind of lifestyle series. 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 ™