This edition of Tasty Tuesdays features celebrity recipes.

William Shatner’s Capaccino Muffins

William Shatner is not only an actor but has also written several books and has served as a voice actor for audio books.

Check out some of WIlliam Shatner’s work:

Overdrive: Books: TekwarTeklordsTekvengenceTek SecretTeklabLive Long and What I Learned Along the Way, LeonardShatner Rules Films: UFO Encounter

Hoopla: Albums: William Shatner Has BeenTake All My LovesFree EnterpriseSpaced Out Films: A Twist in the Tale- Season 1UnXplained- Season 1Brown Bag Wine Tasting- Season 1Brown Bag Wine Tasting- Season 2The Rose ParadeA Christmas Horror StoryFor the Love of SpockNot a War StoryRange 15The Steam Engines of OZChristmas From HollywoodTo Be TakeiStar Wars Vs. Star Trek Books: Tek KillTeklordsTek NetTeklabTekWar Series Books 1-3TekWar Series Books 4-6TekWar Books 7-9


Barbra Streisand’s Home-Made Ice Cream

Barbra Streisand has had a long singing, stage and screen career. Enjoy her recipe for homemade ice cream while you read about her, listen to one of her albums or watch one of her movies.

Check out some of Barbra Streisand’s work:

Overdrive: Barbra Streisand’s biography Hello, Gorgeous!

Hoopla: Films: Yentl Albums: Original Cast Recording or Funny GirlSoundtrack from the 1969 Movie Hello, Dolly!


Amazing Pumpkin Pie

Alicia Silverstone highly recommends this recipe for a pumpkin pie made with tofu. It ties in well with the actress’s book The Kind Diet which is available through Overdrive. She has appeared in several films some of which are available through Hoopla.

Check out some of Alicia Silverstone’s work:

Overdrive: Books: The Kind DietThe Kind Mama

Hoopla: Films: The Nutcracker SweetScorchedJungle ShuffleAss BackwardsWho Gets the Dog?CrushScattered DreamsVampsLove’s Labour’s Lost


Jessica Alba’s Turkey Meatballs

Jessica Alba is an actress and businesswoman that has had an extensive television and film career. Our e-collection contains her book, The Honest Life and several of her films.

Check out some of Jessica Alba’s work:

Overdrive: Books: The Honest Life, Films: Frank Miller’s Sin City: A Dame to Kill For

Hoopla: Films: Into the BlueMeet BillBarely LethalFashionably Late- Season 1


Paul Newman’s Spicy Chicken Over Angelhair

Paul Newman is well known for his ability to act and be an amazing philanthropist. His philanthropy was started with the Newman’s Own salad dressing and the food empire that followed. The proceeds from the sales are used to fund carefully selected charities.

Check out some books about Paul Newman and some of his work:

Overdrive:  Paul Newman’s biography Paul Newman: A LIfethe films The Hustler and The OutrageNewman’s books In Pursuit of the Common Good and Shameless Exploitation

Hoopla: Films: Our TownWhere the Money Isand Mr. And Mrs. Bridge


Dolly Parton’s Cole Slaw

Dolly Parton has been known for a very long time for her ability to sing, act and be a humanitarian. The Geauga County Public Library has recently joined her literacy efforts in offering children from ages 0-5 books mailed to their home through the Dolly Parton Imagination Library. Dolly also has her own theme park, Dollywood, in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.

Check out some books about Dolly Parton and some of her work:

Overdrive: Books: Smart BlondeDream MoreCoat of Many ColorsDolly on Dolly, and Who is Dolly Parton? Films: Unlikely Angel.

Hoopla: Albums: Better DayDolly: Live from LondonStraight TalkHungry AgainBackwoods BarbieHalos and HornsThe Grass is BlueFor God and CountryLive and WellLittle SparrowWhat a Pair of Sisters?My Dear Companion SelectionTrioTrio IIThe Complete Trio Collection


Maya Angelou’s Smoked Pork Chops

Maya Angelou is a celebrated American writer and activist. Her poetry is known and beloved worldwide.

Check out some books about Maya Angelou and some of her work:

Overdrive: Cookbooks: Great Food, All Day LongHallelujah! Welcome to the Table Books: I Know Why the Caged Burn Sings, Letters to My Daughter,  Mom & Me & MomThe Heart of a WomanThe Complete Collected Works of Maya AngelouAll God’s Children Need Traveling ShoesGather Together In My NameWouldn’t Take Nothing For My Journey NowAnd Still I RiseA Song Flung Up to HeavenSingin’ and Swingin’ and Getting’ Merry Like ChristmasAmazing PeaceRainbow in the CloudPhenomenal WomanHis Day is DoneEven the Stars look LonseomeJust Give Me a Cool Drink of Water ‘fore I DiieMotherI Shall Not Be MovedOh Pray My Wings are Gonna Fit Me WellShaker, Why Don’t You Sing?Maya’s WorldWho Was Maya Angelou?

Hoopla: Films: Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise Albums: Miss Calypso Books: Maya Angelou: Writer and ActivistReading and Interpreting the Works of Maya Angelou


Betty White’s Chicken Wings

Betty White is a beloved actress and comedian best known for her work on the television classic The Golden Girls. Betty has a long televisions career including: The Betty White Show, Mama’s Family, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, The Golden Palace, and Hot in Cleveland. At 98, her career has spanned over 80 years and she has become a national treasure.

Check out some books about Betty White and some of her work:

Overdrive: Books: Female Force: Betty WhiteIf You Ask Me (and Of Course You Won’t)Betty White In PersonBetty and FriendsHere We Go Again

Hoopla: Films: Betty White Champion for AnimalsHot In Cleveland- Season 1


Savory Rice with Mushrooms (Johnny Cash’s Mother’s Recipe)

Johnny Cash is a famed country music singer, songwriter, actor, and author. He is best known for his singing. His hits include: Man In Black, Folsom Prison Blues, Ring of Fire, I Walk the Line and Get Rhythm.

Check out some books about Johnny Cash and some of his Work:

Overdrive: Books: Johnny Cash: The LifeForever Words

Hoopla: Albums: The Legend of Johnny CashJohnny Cash is Coming to TownThe Gospel Music of Johnny Cash,  Johnny Cash Live in Ireland20th Century Masters: Johnny Cash,20th Century Masters: Johnny Cash Vol. 2,  The Mystery of LifeBoom Chicka BoomI Walk the Line…The Best ofAmericanAmerican IIAmerican IIIAmerican IVAmerican VAmerican VI10 Top 10sClassic CashMy Mother’s Hymn BookUnearthedA Concert Behind Prison Walls Films: Johnny Cash: One Song at a Time Books: Man In WhiteJohnny Cash: Fighting for the UnderdogJohnny Cash FAQJohnny Cash and Philosophy


Elizabeth Taylor’s Chicken Steamed in Wine

Elizabeth Taylor actress was an Academy Award Winning Actress. Her works span from her youth when she starred in National Velvet to later in her career with hits like Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.

Check out some books about Elizabeth Taylor and some of her work:

Overdrive: Films: Life With FatherMalice in WonderlandThe Last Time I Saw Paris Books: Elizabeth Taylor: A Loving TributeElizabeth Taylor: There’s Nothing Like a DameHow to be a Movie StarThe Most Beautiful Woman in the WorldFurious Love

Hoopla: Films: The Battle of AmFarFather’s Little DividendThe Last Time That I Saw ParisSweet Bird of YouthDivorce His, Divorce HersWinter KillsLife with Father Books: Elizabeth Taylor