Parents' Guide to

Recipe Rehab

By Joyce Slaton, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

Chefs shave off fat and calories in fun cooking game show.

TV CBS Reality TV 2012
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 2+

Based on 1 parent review

age 2+

junk infos that will bring only confusion

Wrong informations: the show doesn't have nutrition specialist or a registered nutritionist ! Beans and legumes give us most energy! Not cereals and breads !

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (1):
Kids say: Not yet rated

Even experienced cooks may gather new tricks by watching Ibrahim, Vitale, and company do their thing in the kitchen. Cornstarch as an ingredient in chicken breading to dry out the skin and give it a fried texture? Cool idea! A traditional mac and cheese made with butternut squash and goat cheese? Who would have thunk it?

All the gee-whizz-ery may draw in kids who ordinarily wouldn't be interested in a cooking show and may encourage an interest in healthy cooking, an interest many parents would prefer kids have. This is a good show for whole-family watching, with nothing offensive or alarming, just yummy-looking food and good-natured competition.

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