The Jazzy Vegetarian
This series speaks to health conscious people of all ages, focusing on nutritious, delicious, and easy-to-prepare food and eco-lifestyle tips to help people live a more balanced and sustainable lifestyle. It reaches out to mainstream Americans, dedicated vegans, and non-vegetarians alike who are on the path to wellness and health through earth friendly and compassionate food choices.
The Jazzy Vegetarian Previous Broadcasts
Be My Valentine (Episode #403)
KQED Life: Wed, Jun 22, 2016 -- 10:30 AM
Host Laura Theodore prepares a festive Valentine's supper menu. Special guests: T. Colin Campbell, Ph.D. and Chef Del Sroufe. Menu features "Red Pepper Boats" with rice, mushroom and caper stuffing, served with "Leeks with Raisins." For the first course, "Best Butternut Bisque" presents a smooth texture and rich flavor. Decadent "Raspberry Fudge Truffles" make a mouthwatering dessert.
Breezy Brunch (Episode #402)
KQED Life: Wed, Jun 15, 2016 -- 10:30 AM
Host Laura Theodore prepares a delightful mid-day meal. Special guests: T. Colin Campbell, Ph.D. and Rachelle Carson-Begley. Menu features a gluten-free, vegan "Zucchini Summer Quiche," crunchy "Jicama and Spinach Salad" and "Cranberry-Pecan Quick Biscuits." "Chilled Avocado Soup" adds a refreshing touch to this warm weather menu.
Pizza with a Twist! (Episode #401)
KQED Life: Wed, Jun 8, 2016 -- 10:30 AM
Host Laura Theodore prepares variations on pizza. Special guests: Ed Begley Jr. and Dr. Pam Popper. Perfect for a casual party, "Polenta Pizza" features a gluten-free crust topped with ripe tomatoes, fresh basil, artichoke hearts and classic Italian seasonings. Tantalizing "Tortilla Salad Pizza" boasts a crispy crust, lively greens and "Vegan Almond Parmesan." Part pizza, part tart, "Jazzy Pizza Tart" is topped with roasted veggies and baked to perfection.
Winter Celebration (Episode #313)
KQED Life: Wed, Jun 1, 2016 -- 10:30 AM
Host Laura Theodore prepares a menu to serve for a jolly seasonal soiree. This vibrant meal features sensational "Fancy Stuffed Shells" cooked with "Dad's Marinara Sauce." On the side, "Quick Spinach Salad" adds appeal to this gala menu. To finish with a flourish, decadent and rich "Black Forest Pecan Pie" with "Vanilla Creme Fresh, " pays tribute to a traditional holiday dessert.