Chef Eric Stein, MS RD CCE

Wellness Chef | Registered Dietitian
Certified Culinary Educator

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Raw Root Vegetable Ravioli with Sundried Tomato Sauce and Fennel and Orange Salad

This month's Recipe ReDux Challenge was "No Cook Meals". There is no better way to beat the summer heat than to never have to turn on your oven or stove. Well, I decided to get real creative with this...... Read More »

Posted: July 19, 2012 11:40 PM  |  Comments: (8)  
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Raw Summer Corn Chowder with Radish and Avocado Salsa

Few ingredients express the summer season more than sweet corn. This is a simple and delicious raw vegan corn soup that features an equally simple and delicious radish and avocado salsa. While these recipes are simple to prepare, the...... Read More »

Posted: July 19, 2012 10:54 PM  |  Comments: (0)  
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Have You Taken The No Kid Hungry Pledge?

While I was teaching in Denver, I had the good fortune to serve on the Board of Advisors for Operation Frontline Colorado, a non-profit nutrition education program serving families struggling with poverty. While they are now known as Cooking...... Read More »

Posted: May 22, 2012 8:59 PM  |  Comments: (0)  
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Hospital Food: Should McDonald's Be An Option?

Today I have a guest blog from Irena Shnayder A Chicagoian with her Masters of Science in Clinical Nutrition from NYU Hospital Food: Should McDonald's Be An Option? By: Irena Shnayder Ever walk into a hospital only to be...... Read More »

Posted: May 4, 2012 6:53 PM  |  Comments: (0)  

An Omega-3 Rich Diet

Everywhere we turn we are bombarded with information about the importance of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids in our diet as well as its association with maintaining a healthy heart. But, it appears that the latest study on the...... Read More »

Posted: April 23, 2012 8:26 PM  |  Comments: (0)  
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How Do I Choose The Best Peanut Butter

Peanut butter has long been a comfort food for many Americans. I know I love peanut butter, But have you ever wondered how to choose the best one? With hundreds of options on the market, it is easy to...... Read More »

Posted: April 10, 2012 7:16 PM  |  Comments: (0)  
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My Five Favorite Superfoods

I am sure you are familiar with superfoods, right? We hear about them all the time, they are all over the news. Have you ever wondered why some foods get the prominent title while others are left in the...... Read More »

Posted: April 10, 2012 6:17 PM  |  Comments: (0)  
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School Lunch Is Becoming More Nutritious

Improving child nutrition has been the focal point of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 (HHFKA). The past few weeks have seen great strides, particularly by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) in reference to meals provided...... Read More »

Posted: February 8, 2012 7:40 PM  |  Comments: (0)  
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