The TASTE AWARDS celebrate the year's best achievements in food, fashion, home and lifestyle programs on television, in film, online, and on radio. Congratulations to Mexico: One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless, P. Allen Smith's Garden Home and Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking! Click here to see a list of winners.
Learn more about PARADE magazine's Google Hangout On Air with Lidia. On Dec. 18 at 3:00 p.m. ET, Lidia and PARADE's Food Editor, Sarah DiGregorio, will be at the Google offices in N.Y. in front of a laptop and webcam where they will answer YOUR questions! .
Host Christina Pirello demonstrates whole-foods cooking without preaching, preservatives or pretense. Each episode features a fun and practical cooking class packed with useful information. Pirello, the popular chef and author of Cooking the Whole Foods Way, breaks the mold of the cooking show format by inviting viewers into the kitchen to help prepare the meal. She demonstrates that healthy cooking has come a long way from the “tofu and bean sprouts” model, and shows how food affects the way people look, feel and live. Episodes include Battling the Sugar Blues, Love Your Liver, Top Ten Tricks to Tame Tension and Feng Shui — The Art of the Kitchen .