Weight Watchers Take-Out Tonight!: 150+ Restaurant Favorites to Make at Home--All Recipes With POINTS Value of 8 or Less

Front Cover
Atria Books, Apr 2, 2003 - Cooking - 208 pages
Now you can have take-out tonight and every night and still lose weight!
Craving Chinese, Mexican, Thai, or even Japanese for dinner? No problem and no need to worry about the fat and calories thanks to Take-Out Tonight! Based on the Weight Watchers Winning Points® weight loss plan, Take-Out Tonight! serves up more than 150 mouthwatering recipes that reinvent all of America's most-loved take-out dishes -- all 8 POINTS or less! Few people consider, before they stop in for take-out or pick up the phone to call for delivery, how these made-to-order meals fit into their lives if they're trying to lose weight. Truth is, they don't. So let Take-Out Tonight! help you prepare healthy, delicious meals for you and your family using the smart cooking hints people have come to expect from Weight Watchers cookbooks. Take-Out Tonight! includes:
CHINESE CLASSICS, like Shrimp-and-Pork Wontons, Chinese Barbecued Pork, and Szechuan Chicken with Peanuts • MEXICAN MUST-HAVES, like Family-Style Chicken Enchiladas, Chimichurri Steak with Jicama Salsa, and Nachos Supreme • DELI SPECIALS, like Crunchy Chicken Salad Wraps, Reuben Sandwiches, and Crumb-Topped Jumbo Bran Muffins • TOTALLY THAI, like Shrimp Pad Thai and Coconut Rice Pudding • ITALIAN DELIGHTS, like Pizza with the Works, Spaghetti and Meatballs, and Cannoli
Each recipe offers easy how-tos, tips, and complete nutritional information, as well as POINTS per serving. With Take-Out Tonight! there's really no reason to order out -- so get cooking!

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star

Title is very fitting.

User Review  - miche54 - Overstock.com

Have tried a few of the recipes and they were very good. Husband loved the general tsos chicken and Kung Pao Shrimp. So far the recipes I have made have tasted just as good as real take out. Read full review

Not what I thought

User Review  - Overstock.com

I thought this cookbook would have recipes on how to make the things from restaurants that are too high fat and high sugar for WW fans. For example how to make the cheddar biscuits from Red Lobster or ... Read full review


CrumbTopped Jumbo Bran Muffins
chinese classics
greek diner delights
viva mexico
beyond sushi
now thats italian
totally thai
treasures of india

Other editions - View all

Bibliographic information