Scoop: THE CHEW - Week of 6/30 on ABC
"The Chew" is all new with a week of shows highlighting everything from quick and easy weeknight suppers to backyard BBQ dishes. THURSDAY, JULY 3 is a Fourth of July Spectacular featuring recipes and crafts to highlight your Independence Day Celebration.
Listings for the week of JUNE 30 - JULY 4 (subject to change; weekdays, 1:00 p.m., ET; broadcast in stereo):
MONDAY, JUNE 30 -"HASTA LA VISTA, BELLY!" - Author Katherine Schwarzenegger is guest co-host; low calorie, flavorful recipes including grilled salmon with shaved cucumber and dill; zucchini "spaghetti" with walnut arugula pesto; a sweet and sour cherry & raspberry granita.
TUESDAY, JULY 1 - "SUPER FAST SUMMER SUPPERS" - Gina Torres ("Suits"); swordfish palliard with spicy grapefruit salad; chili rubbed skirt steak with salsa verde, white beans and lemon; NASCAR's A.J. Allmendinger.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 2 - "BACKYARD BBQ BLITZ" - Country music star Kellie Pickler guest co-hosts and talks about her new album ("The Woman I Am"); instructions for making a homemade ring toss; grilled ribeye and corn salad; grilled eggplant parmesan sub sandwiches.
THURSDAY, JULY 3 - "FOURTH OF JULY SPECTACULAR" - Recipes and crafts inspired by Independence Day, including grilled steak with charred corn and pepper salad; grilled watermelon with cinnamon toast; fruity and refreshing watermelon mojitos; patriotic centerpieces.
FRIDAY, JULY 4 - "EXTRA VALUE FRIDAY: THE ULTIMATE BBQ" O.A.D 5/23/14 - Chef Curtis Stone guest co-hosts; Wendi McLendon-Covey (ABC's "The Goldbergs"); members of the Navy, Coast Guard and Marine Corps judge a family cooking competition; recipes for chicken curry salad melts and meatball burgers.
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. 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 ™