Quick Look: The Simply Vegetarian channel offers instructional cooking videos in the categories of Appetizer, Breakfast, Chicken, Dessert, Main Dish, Rice, Side Dish, Snack, Vegetable, and Kids. You can also filter by Healthy, Cuisine (Sicilian), Dish (bread, gravy, rice, salad, sandwich, sauce, soup, lasagna, pizza, dressing, pie, rosotto, stew, cake), Interest (everyday, kids, party, quick, wedding, classic, vegan, vegetarian), Ingredients (chicken, egg, fish, potato, rice, vegetable, seafood) Taste (sweet, meaty, salty, savoury, sour, spicy), and Occasion (Christmas). There are currently (April 2012) under 200 videos available, not "over 4,000" as promised in the developer's channel description.
For those not familiar with ifood.tv, it's a website where users upload their amateur cooking videos. These videos are available on a variety of ifood Roku channels. Video quality is variable, ranging from horrible to decent. Content is also variable. Most of the videos are home-made, so don't expect Food Network personality types. Watch the videos for the learning experience, not for entertainment value.
Developer's Channel Description: Italian Food by ifood.tv brings over 4,000 food videos on Italian cooking to match your taste. Enjoy recipes for Italian Pizza, Pasta, Bruschetta, Canoli, Lasagna, Desserts, Drinks, Kids, Healthy, Easy, Vegetarian and other foods you will love. Learn cooking delicious Italian.
CHANNEL STORE CATEGORY: Food
DEVELOPER: FUTURE TODAY INC