Laguna Beach is the hot topic in this show as we welcome STARFISH Laguna Beach, Nancy Wilhelm, and we get fit with former Next Food Network Star contestant, Fit Chef Katy Clark. Thursday, March 8th kicks off Laguna Beach UnCorked! as the Inaugural Laguna Beach International Wine & Food Festival begins. Restaurateur, Nancy Wilhelm is a member of the Laguna Beach Visitors Bureau and joins us for a special interview about the festival. This year’s festival features over 30 wineries and 20 local restaurants with special events all weekend long.
Then, fitness has never been more fun than with Fit Chef Katy Clark. The very “bikini” Katy competed on Next Food Network Star. Tune in to discover why Katy Clark is both “Fit” and “Chef” and where you can catch fitness classes with Katy around town.
Fit Chef Katy is also a team mentor chef for Cooking Up Change ~ national student chef competition making healthy foods for their high school in Santa Ana. Visit Fit Chef Katy Clark here: Fit Chef Katy Clark
Find out how YOU can attend the Cooking Up Change student cooking competition on Thursday, March 8, 2012, at MyKidHealthy.org. Cooking Up Change… Eleven teams of 3 high school students create healthy change in school lunches in this regional competition. High school students create new recipes that meet school nutrition and budget requirements… creating delicious tasting entrees and side dishes for $1.00 per serving! Come to the Cooking Up Change judging and competition on Thursday, March 8. Attend the competition Thursday night for $100 per person. Proceeds from ticket sales go towards Cooking Up Change. The winning team heads to Washington DC to compete at the National competition. Details here: MyKidHealthy.org
Our featured guest this week is the gorgeous and well-spoken … Gretchen Andrews, General Manager, STARFISH restaurant in Laguna Beach. STARFISH is the newest culinary concept by Nancy Wilhelm and features AmerAsian cuisine highlighted with ingredients from the mysterious and magical countries of Thailand, Vietnam, China, Korea, and India. Pleasure your palate with tastes of ginger, lemongrasss, Thai basil, jasmine, curries, and more. STARFISH hosts an incredible wine dinner this Thursday, March 8th with Chateau Montelena winery in the celebration kick off evening to Laguna Beach UnCorked! International Wine & Food Festival. Tune in for this delightful interview with Gretchen Andrews. Get more information about STARFISH here: STARFISH
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Air Date: March 3, 2012 at 7pm on AM 790 KABC
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