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Vandy Cooks – Tennessee Recipes is April 18

Posted by on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 in News.

Tuesday, April 18

12:00 – 1:00 PM

Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center Demonstration Kitchen


Join Tammy Algood, spokesperson for the statewide “Pick Tennessee Products” campaign as she shares recipes and tips for creating a one pot pasta dish and a dessert made delicious with fruit and cheese at the upcoming April Vandy Cooks. Topping these dishes off enjoy a kale muffin that can be eaten any time of day. This presentation will be in held in the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center demonstration kitchen Tuesday, April 18th at noon.


Ms. Algood writes about food for The Tennessean and monthly Tennessee Magazine. As a spokesperson for the Tennessee Department of Agriculture, she also develops recipes for the website at Broadcast appearances include Nashville’s local ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox affiliates as well as statewide on PBS. Ms. Algood can also be seen nationally on the HGTV and DIY networks.


Vandy Cooks is provided monthly by a partnership with the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center, Health Plus, and their many celebrated food experts.


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Marilyn Holmes, VRWC

(615) 343-2638

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