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Weight Watchers Simply the Best: 250 Prizewinning Family Recipes (Weight Watchers)

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Simply the Best How do you find the very best, most appealing, low-fat recipes that actually taste great? By asking the experts. The 250 tempting recipes here are all prizewinning ideas from Weight Watchers members and staff—the people who understand the healthy eating guidelines of the Weight Watchers Program and experienced success firsthand following those guidelines. What's more, these blue-ribbon recipes have been tailored to Weight Watchers latest transformation for its Program 1 • 2 • 3 Success weight loss plan. This just-released, ground-breaking way to lose weight is designed for busy people who want to eat and cook delicious meals without the guilt. 1 • 2 • 3 Success is a breakthrough for Weight Watchers. It's easy to use and there are no forbidden foods. The luscious dishes in this book prove that healthy meals don't have to be a bore—or a chore. From all across the country, Canada, and even England, Weight Watchers members and leaders cook up fabulous fare that's welcome on any family's table. Sample Blueberry-Cashew Pancakes from Palmdale, California; a Grilled Portobello Sandwich that hails from Hendersonville, Tennessee; homey Scalloped Potatoes from Scarborough, Ontario, Canada; and a light repast of Angel Hair Pasta with Plum Tomatoes and Fresh Basil from a redheaded Duchess who loves her results with the 1 • 2 • 3 Success plan. Perk up your dinners with hearty entrées such as Chicken with Apricot Sauce, a Texas recipe that tames the heavy sauces used in French cooking or the easy One-Dish Turkey with Stuffing from New York. If it's beef you've been craving, satisfy the urge with Mushroom-Stuffed Beef from Reno, Nevada or Braised Lamb Shanks from Bakersfield, California. But Weight Watchers doesn't stop at entrées—the book is full of luscious side dishes that make your meals complete. We didn't forget dessert, either. Savor a creamy Chocolate-Amaretto Cheesecake from Phoenix, Arizona; heirloom Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies from Brooklyn Park, Minnesota; or a decadent Brownie Pie from Ivoryton, Connecticut. There's nothing like having your cake and eating it too! Because you are busy, we've added useful icons so you can see at a glance recipes that can be made ahead, prepared quickly, or microwaved, as well as meals complete in one pot, vegetarian entrées, and ones that are spicy—you can adjust them to suit your taste. So take advantage of the expertise of the Weight Watchers family, and enjoy the wonderful recipes here—each one is a winner!

Synopsis:

Simply the Best "I've found the whole Weight Watchers experiencethe meetings, the food plan and, most importantly, the peopleto be an incredible, fun adventure." —Sarah, Duchess of York

If you're up for the adventure and ready to cook delicious, healthy meals and dine on prizewinning recipes from Weight Watchers members and staff, then Simply the Best is for you. Complete with the latest Program informationthe hot, new 1 * 2 * 3 Successweight-loss planthese delicious dishes make sensible eating a true pleasure. Sure to please the entire family, Weight Watchers supplies a new brunch idea, a vegetarian entrée, a clever side dish, a hearty main dish or luscious dessertwhatever you choose, all the best food is right here. Family Pleasers

  • Seven Layer Dip
  • Orange French Toast
  • Tuna Melts
  • Twice-Baked Garlic Potatoes
  • Chicken Cacciatore
  • Vegetarian Chili
  • Beef Stroganoff
Great New Ideas
  • Sushi Salad Appetizer
  • Mushroom-Salsa Wrapper
  • Saffron Carrot Soup
  • Cilantro Caesar Salad
  • Cider-Dijon Chicken
  • Penne with Shrimp and Mushrooms
  • Lentil Chili
Tasty Treats
  • Cinnamon Cappuccino
  • Cranberry-Blueberry Muffins
  • Hot Egg Nog
  • Almond Biscotti
  • Chocolate-Amaretto Cheesecake
  • Tropical Tarts
  • Chocolate Chocolate-Chip "Cakies"
Visit Weight Watchers«online at http://www.weight-watchers.com and Hungry Minds at http://www.hungryminds.com

Synopsis:

Weight Watchers has helped teach millions of Americans to lose weight and keep it off while incorporating delicious, good-for-you recipes into a daily diet. Now, Weight Watchers brings you the very best in low-fat, low-calorie cooking: an award-winning collection of 250 outstanding dishes from across the country. These recipes — Weight Watchers members family favorites — are sure to win kudos from your own friends and family. They're so delicious and easy that they're certain to become a regular part of your cooking repertoire — and your family will love every healthful bite. Simply the Best has a recipe to please every palette: Asian Meatballs, Corn and Bean Chowder, Cranberry Basmati Rice, Chicken Tetrazzini — plus a wealth of selections from soups and appetizers to main dishes and desserts. Simply the Best contains completely up-to-date Weight Watchers weight loss program information and each recipe includes complete nutritional data. Its stylish design and full-color photography make it attractive enough for gift-giving.

About the Author

WEIGHT WATCHERS INTERNATIONAL, INC. is the world's leading provider of weight management services, operating globally through a network of Company-owned and franchise operations. Weight Watchers holds almost 50,000 meetings each week where members receive group support and learn about healthy eating patterns, behavior modification and physical activity. WeightWatchers.com provides innovative, subscription weight management products over the Internet and is the leading Internet-based weight management provider in the world. In addition, Weight Watchers offers a wide range of products, publications and programs for those interested in weight loss and weight control.

Table of Contents

Introduction.

1. Appetizers, Snacks and Beverages.

2. Soups.

3. Brunch and Lunch Dishes.

4. Sides and Salads.

5. Poultry Entr?es.

6. Seafood Entr?es.

7. Vegetarian Main Dishes.

8. Meat Entr?es.

9. Baked Goods and Desserts.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780028619408
Subtitle:
250 Prizewinning Family Recipes
Author:
Weight Watchers
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Health
Subject:
Recipes
Subject:
Reducing diets
Subject:
Diets - Weight Loss
Subject:
Weight Loss
Subject:
Naprapathy
Subject:
Health & Healing
Subject:
Health & Healing - Weight Control
Subject:
Health & Healing - Low Fat
Subject:
Reducing diets -- Recipes.
Subject:
Dietary
Subject:
Cooking and Food-Diet and Nutrition
Subject:
Cooking
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
Weight Watchers
Series Volume:
173
Publication Date:
19970804
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
10 x 8 in

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"Synopsis" by , Simply the Best "I've found the whole Weight Watchers experiencethe meetings, the food plan and, most importantly, the peopleto be an incredible, fun adventure." —Sarah, Duchess of York

If you're up for the adventure and ready to cook delicious, healthy meals and dine on prizewinning recipes from Weight Watchers members and staff, then Simply the Best is for you. Complete with the latest Program informationthe hot, new 1 * 2 * 3 Successweight-loss planthese delicious dishes make sensible eating a true pleasure. Sure to please the entire family, Weight Watchers supplies a new brunch idea, a vegetarian entrée, a clever side dish, a hearty main dish or luscious dessertwhatever you choose, all the best food is right here. Family Pleasers

  • Seven Layer Dip
  • Orange French Toast
  • Tuna Melts
  • Twice-Baked Garlic Potatoes
  • Chicken Cacciatore
  • Vegetarian Chili
  • Beef Stroganoff
Great New Ideas
  • Sushi Salad Appetizer
  • Mushroom-Salsa Wrapper
  • Saffron Carrot Soup
  • Cilantro Caesar Salad
  • Cider-Dijon Chicken
  • Penne with Shrimp and Mushrooms
  • Lentil Chili
Tasty Treats
  • Cinnamon Cappuccino
  • Cranberry-Blueberry Muffins
  • Hot Egg Nog
  • Almond Biscotti
  • Chocolate-Amaretto Cheesecake
  • Tropical Tarts
  • Chocolate Chocolate-Chip "Cakies"
Visit Weight Watchers«online at http://www.weight-watchers.com and Hungry Minds at http://www.hungryminds.com
"Synopsis" by ,
Weight Watchers has helped teach millions of Americans to lose weight and keep it off while incorporating delicious, good-for-you recipes into a daily diet. Now, Weight Watchers brings you the very best in low-fat, low-calorie cooking: an award-winning collection of 250 outstanding dishes from across the country. These recipes — Weight Watchers members family favorites — are sure to win kudos from your own friends and family. They're so delicious and easy that they're certain to become a regular part of your cooking repertoire — and your family will love every healthful bite. Simply the Best has a recipe to please every palette: Asian Meatballs, Corn and Bean Chowder, Cranberry Basmati Rice, Chicken Tetrazzini — plus a wealth of selections from soups and appetizers to main dishes and desserts. Simply the Best contains completely up-to-date Weight Watchers weight loss program information and each recipe includes complete nutritional data. Its stylish design and full-color photography make it attractive enough for gift-giving.
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