The Cooking Loft

Episode Guide

Series 1 Episode Guide

Perfect Pasta

Series 1 · Episode 1

At the Loft it's all about pasta, and Alex is teaching her students unique takes on traditional pasta dinners.

The Bird's Got Range

Series 1 · Episode 2

Alex says there are endless ways you can prepare chicken, so today she has picked out her all time favorites to teach the students.

By the Slice

Series 1 · Episode 3

Alex grew up with a pizzeria in her building, so it's no wonder she has a special love of this slice of Americana.

Break The Rules Breakfast

Series 1 · Episode 4

Set a deliciously rebellious tone for the day with Alex's breakfast recipes that break the rules.

You Say Tomato

Series 1 · Episode 5

Alex's idea of retail therapy is to visit the greenmarket and find the best produce in season.

Sweet and Fruity

Series 1 · Episode 6

Today Alex teaches the students how to use the best fruits of the season and turn them into amazing desserts.

The Big Apple

Series 1 · Episode 7

Today at The Cooking Loft, Alex is using seasonal apples to add a sweet complement to pork chops, give a nice zing to cabbage and bacon, and add a crisp freshness to dessert. It's apples from A to Z!

Masterpiece Meatloaf

Series 1 · Episode 8

Everyone has a tried and true meatloaf recipe that satisfies a craving for comfort food. But today, Alex is taking the meatloaf to new heights. She'll round out the meal with potato salad and a mango tart.

The Chocolate Loft

Series 1 · Episode 9

Alex is teaching us how to make chocolate dishes for kids and grown-ups alike.

Soup's On At The Loft

Series 1 · Episode 10

The perfect soup can be simple to make, and today Alex will show the students and you how to make soups for all seasons -- a rich Clam Chowder is complemented with Crispy Croutons you can dunk into the bowl.


Series 1 · Episode 11

Alex shares her family's Thanksgiving recipes including her father's famous stuffing, her favorite juicy turkey with a smooth, no lumps gravy, and a sauce that combines fresh cranberries with some of the signature spices of the season.

Cooking Loft Cookies

Series 1 · Episode 12

Grab a mixing bowl because it's cookie time at The Cooking Loft. Alex and the students will make a dozens of cookies that use several different techniques.

Bistro Holiday

Series 1 · Episode 13

Alex is combining her love of casual French and American cooking with an all-out holiday dinner at the Loft.