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Weight Watchers Simply the Best Italian (Weight Watchers)
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From antipasto to zuppa, Weight Watchers Simply the Best Italian offers more than 250 recipes for the best regional Italian dishes.
Simply the Best Italian takes you on a whirlwind tour of the kitchens of Italy. It supplies you with hundreds of recipes that are quick to prepare and quite healthful, focusing on good-for-you ingredients that are staples in the Italian kitchen, like fresh vegetables, pastas, grains, and plenty of heart-healthy olive oil.
From the best of Italy's home-style favorites to delicious trattoria dishes, Simply the Best Italian has classics like Risotto alla Milanese, Lamb alla Cacciatora, Spaghetti alla Carbonara, and Insalata alla Caprese. But only Weight Watchers can provide you with healthful renditions of Lasagne with Tomatoes and Cheese, Deep-Dish Sausage Pizza and Eggplant Parmigiana. To top off your meal or to satisfy a sweet tooth, Simply the Best Italian offers delectable dolci like Espresso Granita, Chocolate-Almond Biscotti or Torta di Ricotta.
What's more, Simply the Best Italian reveals the secrets and tricks all great Italian cooks know. Clever and easy tips abound, as does useful information, such as how to choose the perfect wine for your meal or the subtle difference between olive oils.
If you're following the popular Weight Watchers 1-2-3 Success? Food Plan, you'll be happy to know that each recipe features POINTS? values as well as nutrition information. Even if you aren't following a weight-loss plan, you can rest assured that you'll be eating healthful yet delicious food - Weight Watchers Simply the Best Italian is a book that lives up to its title.
From antipasto to zuppa, Weight Watchers highlights everyone's favorite ethnic cuisine—Italian! Savor more than 250 classic favorites and exciting regional dishes that let you eat well—and healthfully. Weight Watchers Simply the Best Italian also provides easy, clever cooking tips as well as useful information, such as how to choose the perfect wine for your meal and the differences between olive oils. Each recipe includes Weight Watchers Winning Points® Weight Loss Plan, as well as complete nutrition information. So whether you're following a weight loss plan, or just planning on eating great food, this is the book that lives up to its title! You're sure to love these appetizing Italian dishes: Classics
Founded in 1963, Weight Watchers has helped over 25 million men and women shed unwanted pounds, and today over 1 million people around the world attend Weight Watchers' meetings each week. Drawing on the organization's sensible lifetime eating strategies, Weight Watchers' books offer:
-- Tips and tactics to stay motivated, slim down, and maintain an ideal weight
Authentic Italian cooking the Weight Watchers way — now available in paperback! Imagine Fettucine Alfredo, Deep Dish Sausage Pizza, Risotto with Shrimp and Scallops, Tiramisu, Cannolli, and more — without guilt. It's all possible with this enticing cookbook from Weight Watchers, which collects more than 250 tempting regional Italian recipes.
Complete with color photos of the tantalizing dishes and illuminating sidebars, as well as Winning Points "RM" and nutritional analyses for each recipe, this truly is "simply the best" cookbook available for anyone who wants to enjoy healthy, authentic Italian cuisine.
Table of Contents
Four: Risottos, gnocchi, and polenta.
Seven: Fish and shellfish.
Eleven: Bread and pizza.
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