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ACA Begins 'What’s Cooking' Television Show

Home chefs can receive expert cooking advice from the professionals at the Academy of Culinary Arts through the new “What’s Cooking” show.

The 90-second segment airs Mondays during the 5 p.m. news on WMGM-TV/NBC 40 through Oct. 27.

Chef Bruce Johns preps tomatoes

Chef Bruce Johns preps tomatoes during production of ‘What’s Cooking’ at Johnson’s Appliances in July.

Each episode is packed with tips for preparing delicious, seasonal recipes, like Soft Shell Crabs, Fried Tomatoes and Jersey Cioppino. As the weather cools, segments will include instruction on tasty treats like Chicken Francaise, Butternut Squash Soup and Chocolate Ganache.

Director of Culinary Operations Bruce Johns of Marmora and Chef Educator Annmarie Chelius of Ocean City appear in the segments, which were filmed in July using the fully equipped display kitchens at Johnson’s Appliances and Bedding.

All recipes are available on the “What’s Cooking” Web site after the episodes air so viewers can recreate the dishes at home. The site is accessible through