Skinny Chef Blog

This category features all posts on SkinnyChef.com, whether they are blog posts in the traditional sense, recipes, or short asides highlighting content from around the web. Enjoy.

Turmeric

During my recent trip to India, my dear friend and fellow cook Natacha suggested we go to the spice market in New Delhi.

Cures for the Carboholic: Herbed Fish with Cilantro

How do you cure a carboholic? In this segment, which aired on Sunday, March 11, 2007 on New York’s CBS2 Sunday Morning News, Jennifer showcased ‘Herbed Fish with Cilantro’ for Tony Tantillo.

Cures for the Carboholic: Gazpacho with Basil

In this segment on how to cure a carboholic, which aired on Sunday, March 11, 2007 on New York’s CBS2 Sunday Morning News, Jennifer prepared ‘Gazpacho with Basil’ for CBS’s Tony Tantillo.

Beets For Your Sweet

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Jennifer appeared on KRON 4 Weekend Morning News, the Bay Area’s Local News TV station. In this segment, Jennifer showed KRON’s Henry Tenenbaum her healthy sweets made with fresh beets.

Don’t Get Fat

‘What’s for dinner tonight?’ I could hear my husband calling from the other room as he clicked furiously on his computer keyboard.

Angel Hair with Chicken – EpiCurious.com

This healthy pasta toss, published in February 2007 on epicurious.com, uses only heart-healthy whole-wheat pasta.

Start Cooking

‘Start Cooking’ is all about learning the basics of cooking, from its charming host Kathy Maister. She’ll delight the beginning cook with short cooking videos and step-by-step photo tutorials. After you learn basic cooking skills from the Tips & Techniques section, you’ll be ready to try out quick and tasty meals on your own.

Cure for the Carboholic #1

Here’s how I am attempting to wean the king of carbs – my husband – off his steady and unyielding diet of white bread, pasta, chips, bagels and the like.