"Where no food is a sin" is a slogan for the British version of Weight Watchers®, and this book illustrates that tenet. The recipes, arranged by type, do not sound like diet food—e.g., Bacon, Egg and Cheese Casserole, Pork and Rice-Stuffed Cabbage, Berry and Cream Cheese Open-Face Sandwiches, Fettuccine with Gorgonzola and Toasted Walnuts, and Boston Cream Pie. Mexican, Italian, German, and Moroccan are a sampling of the international flavors of the all-time favorites. The recipes that are suitable for Weight Watchers' Core Plan are marked with an icon, and POINTS® are listed for the Flex Plan. Nutritional information is also included, and each recipe is followed by a suggestion or hint. Although some of the recipes are similar to those in other Weight Watchers cookbooks, fans of the system will enjoy this new source. Recommended for culinary collections as a general cookbook with simple and fast dishes that are delicious.
—Christine Bulson, SUNY at Oneonta Lib. (Library Journal, April 1, 2008)
From the Back Cover
Best-Loved Recipes from Weight Watchers—Collected for the First Time!
Here, in one terrific volume, is an exciting collection of the most prized recipes from Weight Watchers. Whether you're cooking for a weeknight family supper, a casual backyard get-together with neighbors, or a festive gathering with friends, All-Time Favorites has it all.
Following the Flex Plan? On the Core Plan? No problem. You'll find recipes for tasty appetizers, refreshing salads,hearty soups, scrumptious main dishes (plenty of them one-dish and easy too), and spectacular desserts that fit the billfor both plans.
And of course, as with all Weight Watchers cookbooks, you'll find that counting POINTS values and staying on track is a snap with deliciously satisfying recipes such as:
Crunchy Spring Rolls with Peanut Dipping Sauce
Ham and Chickpea Salad
Mustardy Pot Roast with Vegetables
Easy Chicken Cacciatore
Shrimp and Sausage Paella
With All-Time Favorites, you'll find chapters devoted to the best-ever brunches and lunches, 15-minute fixes that are sure to please, and the tastiest—and easiest—slow-cooker recipes ever. You'll love it!