Delicious TV's Totally Vegetarian
This cooking and lifestyle series is hosted by Toni Fiore. Toni's culinary style is casual and Mediterranean and her emphasis is on fresh ingredients easily prepared. It offers not just recipes but the facts, delights, and challenges of the vegetarian lifestyle as well as invaluable advice on the latest trends in vegetarian food. To many people the art of easily preparing great vegetarian food still remains a mystery. The series dispels the mystery and makes eating healthy, easy and delicious!
Delicious TV's Totally Vegetarian Previous Broadcasts
Spice Sensational (Episode #310)
KQED Life: Thu, Aug 30, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
Cathi DiCocco joins Toni to create a smorgasbord of spicy dishes: a far-from-ordinary savory Mexican Sweet Potato Salad, a zingy, lime-infused Chipotle Dressing, and Asian-inspired Sesame Noodles with Chili Sauce. Spicy sensational!
Tempeh Cabbage Spectacular (Episode #309)
KQED Life: Wed, Aug 29, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
In this episode, Toni creates some great new ways to incorporate these two under-sung, wonderful foods into your cooking. From savory Tempeh and Cabbage with Caraway and versatile Best-Marinated Tempeh, to a crunchy, tasty no-fat Cabbage Carrot Salad, Toni makes tempeh and cabbage spectacular.
Soup and Salad Pizzas (Episode #308)
KQED Life: Tue, Aug 28, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
You've heard of soup and salad? Get a load of Toni's soup and salad pizza episode. She demonstrates her special pizza-making techniques with two pizzas: an amazing Arugula Salad Pizza and a Pizza with Mixed Mushrooms. Then she whips up a ridiculously easy, fresh and minty Green Pea Soup. If this catches on as a trend, we might all get to have our pizza and eat it too!
Vegetarian Holidays (Episode #307)
KQED Life: Mon, Aug 27, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
Shouldn't the holidays be vegetarian? Cookbook author Didi Emmons returns to the Totally Vegetarian kitchen to create holiday food and fun with Toni. Together, they cook up a fabulous pilaf chockablock with goodies then use it to stuff baked sugar pumpkin halves. Paired with another Emmons creation - a lovely, licorice-flavored Anise Slaw - this meal makes a dazzling Thanksgiving or Christmas entree.
Fabulous Easy Breakfasts (Episode #306)
KQED Life: Thu, Aug 23, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
Toni raids her neighbor's pantry to come up with a Delicious Breakfast Mix Muesli. Then she gives you great ideas for fast, easy, and delicious alternatives to toast and cereal. The vegan menu includes New-Fangled French Toast, Radi-Cuke Sandwiches, and Bagel-A-Go-Go. A celebration of the most important meal of the day.
Beans and Greens (Episode #305)
KQED Life: Wed, Aug 22, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
This is a beans and greens primer with a visiting expert. Guest chef Cathi DiCocco de-mystifies the preparation of these great vegetarian staples, then prepares an outstanding Tuscan White Beans and Greens Stew. When Cathi and Toni get together, watch out! Great food and lots of fun.
New Pasta Favorites (Episode #304)
KQED Life: Tue, Aug 21, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
These two pasta recipes are hot out of the Totally Vegetarian test kitchen. Partnered with her Vegetarian Caesar Salad, Toni's Pasta with Chick Pea and Mushroom Sauce and Walnut Fettucini Alfredo are our new favorites.
Polenta Perfection (Episode #303)
KQED Life: Mon, Aug 20, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
Polenta provides a perfect base for stews. In this episode, Toni pulls together two savory, meals pairing fast-cooking soft polenta with a yummy Puy Lentil Stew with Spinach and a sensational Spicy Moroccan Eggplant Stew.
Portobello Paradise (Episode #302)
KQED Life: Thu, Aug 16, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
Have you been to paradise? You'll go there when you try Toni's Steak-o-bello Salad with Mustard Dressing. Paired with Watercress and Potato Soup and a sweet and creamy Basmati Rice Pudding, this is a stunning menu for a special luncheon.
Everything Eggplant (Episode #301)
KQED Life: Wed, Aug 15, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
Hands down, eggplant is Toni's favorite vegetable. In this episode she makes a garlic-fantastic Eggplant Caviar, a wonderfully flavorful Roasted Eggplant Soup, and fabulous Eggplant Polpette ("meatballs"). Learn three great ways to turn this purple beauty into dinner.
Latin Lover (Episode #213)
KQED Life: Tue, Aug 14, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
Chef Heidi Valenzuela joins Toni in the kitchen and together they whip up entertainment while they prepare two salsas, a tortilla stuffed with shredded TVP, spinach, and potato, and fiery Cuban rice and red beans to make this a tempting Latin-inspired menu you'll simply have to try for yourself!
Tempeh on the Go (Episode #212)
KQED Life: Mon, Aug 13, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
Tempeh is the most often reached-for staple in the Delicious TV kitchen. Toni puts together a quick and easy duo of tempeh sandwiches and pairs them with a Vegetarian Times recipe for savory Hot Potato Salad, then finishes with creamy - and vegan! - Coconut Cream Pie Squares for on the go WOW!
Soup-A-Licious (Episode #211)
KQED Life: Thu, Aug 9, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
In Maine, winter means skiing, snowshoeing, ice-skating, and soup! In this episode, Toni prepares scrumptious "stick-to-your-ribs" soups and a corn bread recipe that will keep you warm no matter how cold it gets outside.
Caribbean Zing (Episode #210)
KQED Life: Wed, Aug 8, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
Toni bakes tempeh with a hot Jamaican jerk marinade and serves it with Rice with Toasted Vermicelli and Vegetarian Times' Campesino Salad for a Caribbean menu that will spice up your life! Topped off with a super simple Vegan Banana Chocolate Chip Cake.
Chutney & Herbal Magic! (Episode #209)
KQED Life: Tue, Aug 7, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
In India, chutneys are served with soft hot naan (flatbread) or crispy papadum. Here, guest chef Cathi DiCocco returns to the Delicious TV kitchen to create a medley of flavors with her easy Apple Ginger Cranberry Chutney and shows Toni how to preserve the summer herb season even when it's snowing outside!
No Stress Pasta (Episode #208)
KQED Life: Mon, Aug 6, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
When "what's for dinner?" is the last thing on your mind, turn to these no-stress, fast, and fabulous pasta dishes. Try Toni's Mediterranean favorites, Linguini with Red Onion, Veggie Bacon, Radicchio and Edamame and Pasta with Cherry Tomato and Balsamic Red Onions. So don't stress, think pasta!
Better Than Classic Lasagna (Episode #207)
KQED Life: Thu, Aug 2, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
A new twist on a worldwide favorite, that's much lower in saturated fat without any compromise of flavor. On the menu: Classic lasagna and a trip into the North End of Boston to savor the flavors of Olive oil.
Curry De-Mystified (Episode #206)
KQED Life: Wed, Aug 1, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
Curry is a melange of flavors that complements a variety of vegetables in two easy and exotic recipes. Toni prepares a dreamy Sweet Potato Stew with Swiss Chard, sweet Roasted Beets with Curry Dressing and a delightfully easy Herbed Quinoa Pilaf, a favorite from Vegetarian Times.