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2011-06-20 12:20:00

NEW YORK, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cooking Light announced today the launch of its first app, The Cooking Light Quick & Healthy Menu Maker. The app is available for $3.99 on iPad® and iPhone® and is sponsored by the SPLENDA® Brand. Offering more than 300 recipes, the app lets users design delicious, quick menus in an interactive way. Users swipe through the gorgeous photos--many shot specifically for the app--of chicken, beef,...

2010-10-06 07:03:00

TAUNTON, Mass., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribe Mediterranean Foods, producer of the only all natural hummus available nationwide, earned top honors in the hummus category of Cooking Light's first-ever Taste Test Awards, dubbed the "Tasties." (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101006/LA77381LOGO) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101006/LA77381LOGO) The editors at Cooking Light, one of the nation's most popular epicurean media outlets, tasted 200 food products, taking...

2010-09-14 12:42:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The October issue of Cooking Light (www.CookingLight.com) features the brand's first-ever Taste Test Awards - "The Tasties." The editors tested 200 food products and came up with the best-tasting winners in 32 categories. Twenty-six of the categories feature grocery store products while six showcase artisanal standouts. The issue hits newsstands September 17th. To qualify in the grocery categories, foods had to be available in major markets nationwide....

2010-06-14 09:00:00

NEW YORK, June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Cooking Light launches a nationwide search to find the chef with the healthiest and most innovative cooking approach. The contest, searching for a self-taught or professionally-trained chef, launches today at CookingLight.com/castingcall. It runs through August 14, 2010. Entrants must submit a three-minute prep-to-plate video of a healthy, original recipe on which they will be judged. Four finalists will be chosen from the entries to compete in a live...

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  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
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