MasterChef’s Joe Bastianich Dishes On New Year’s Resolutions






This week on Food Nation Radio Network, Joe Bastianich, NYC restaurateur and judge on the hit television show, MasterChef, talked to us about the high percentage of restaurant workers who smoke and how to help them kick the habit.

Joe advocates the Blueprint to Quit Smoking for information and helpful tips on quitting smoking. He says giving up smoking was the hardest thing he’s ever done.

Here’s the rest of what he had to say on Food Nation:  


Elizabeth Dougherty has been a food writer for over 10 years, attended culinary school and holds a Bachelor’s degree, Magna Cum Laude in Hospitality, Business and Labor Relations from NYIT. She has been a talk show host of nearly 150 episodes of Food Nation Radio which airs each Saturday afternoon at 4 on WWBA AM820 News and  other stations. You can read her articles and hear previous shows on her podcast page on the Food Nation Radio Network website and on Facebook.