Dr. Shapiro's Picture Perfect Weight Loss Cookbook by Dr. Howard M. Shapiro
More Than 150 Delicious Recipes for Permanent Weight Loss

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See 1 Critic Review



Those familiar with Dr. Shapiro's bestselling Picture Perfect Weight Loss know how simple and effective his Food Awareness Training approach is, especially for grab-and-go eaters or people who just can't deal with the usual deprivations of dieting. Virtually foolproof, the Picture-Perfect program reinforces your choices of healthy foods with strong visual reminders that stay in your mind long after calorie counts and portion sizes have become a blur.

Now, Dr. Shapiro works the same Picture-Perfect magic in your kitchen. Whether you are a passionate cook who gladly spends hours stirring, chopping, or kneading, or a noncook who can't wait to get out of the kitchen, the recipes in this book allow you to prepare delicious low-calorie meals the whole family will love.

Imagine enjoying these flavorful dishes and losing weight.

* Yukon Gold Potato Pancakes with Sausage
* Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms
* Chili Shrimp with Fruity Relish
* Grilled Pork Chops with Georgia Peach Chutney
* Garlic and Chive Mashed Potatoes
* Chocolate Mousse
* Creamy Lemon-Lime Cheesecake

There's even a chapter devoted entirely to cooking for families with children. Kids will rave over dishes like Fruit Pizza, Turkey Burgers with Secret Sauce, Summer Fruit Pops, and Carousel Ice Cream Cake. They may even want to start helping in the kitchen!

To appeal to the gourmet in all of us, Dr. Shapiro also includes recipes from 13 of the nation's top chefs. From Michael Romano of Union Square Café in New York City to Jesse Ziff Cool of the Flea St. Café in Menlo Park, California, these are the best of the best.

You also get real-life bites from New York City firefighters who have used Dr. Shapiro's program to shape up. Real men do cook-- and well! And this book proves that they even enjoy it.

About Dr. Howard M. Shapiro

See more books from this Author
Howard M. Shapiro, D.O., is the author of the best-selling Dr. Shapiro's Picture Perfect Weight Loss Shopper's Guide, and Dr. Shapiro's Picture Perfect Weight Loss 30-Day Plan. He appears regularly on Good Morning America and The View and is the founder and director of Howard M. Shapiro Medical Associates, a private multidisciplinary medical office in New York City that specializes in weight control and life management.
Published January 4, 2003 by Rodale Books. 336 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Cooking. Non-fiction

Unrated Critic Reviews for Dr. Shapiro's Picture Perfect Weight Loss Cookbook

Publishers Weekly

See more reviews from this publication

Well known for his highly successful eating plan, Shapiro has produced a cookbook to compliment the strategy. Reiterating the adage "If you do what you did, you get what you got," he argues

Dec 02 2002 | Read Full Review of Dr. Shapiro's Picture Perfect...

Reader Rating for Dr. Shapiro's Picture Perfect Weight Loss Cookbook

An aggregated and normalized score based on 10 user ratings from iDreamBooks & iTunes

Rate this book!

Add Review