Desiree Nielsen

Desiree Nielsen is a dietitian based in Vancouver, Canada. She is the author of Un-Junk Your Diet: How to shop, cook and eat to fight inflammation and feel better, forever! and the host of The Urban Vegetarian, a cooking show on Gusto TV. Desiree is a frequent contributor to local and national media outlets, including Global TV BC, CTV, Breakfast Television Vancouver, Chatelaine Magazine and Huffington Post. Passionate about integrative therapeutic approaches to nutrition, Desiree maintains a nutrition practice, with a focus on digestive health, plant-based diets and anti-inflammatory nutrition. Her new app, MyHealthyGut is an evidence-based resource for those looking to improve their digestive health.

EVENTS FEATURING Desiree Nielsen

Cooking Workshop with Celebrity Guest Desiree

Saturday Afternoon, April 29

Desiree Neilsen will teach you how to make a simple, delicious pasta sauce with tomatoes, basil, and arugula fresh from the garden. The audience will get to sample Desiree’s creation afterwards, and there will be a book signing with Desiree to follow.

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Brunch with Desiree Nielsen

Sunday Morning, April 30

Desiree Nielsen, star of the Gusto TV show The Urban Vegetarian, teams up with the Glasshouse Bistro to prepare a special one-time brunch menu. Filled with healthy options with lots of fresh ingredients, this interactive multi-course brunch will allow you to put the finishing touches on some of your dishes and taste some amazing health-boosting brunch options.

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Cooking Workshop with Celebrity Guest Desiree

Sunday Afternoon, April 30

Desiree Neilsen will teach you how to make a simple, delicious pasta sauce with tomatoes, basil, and arugula fresh from the garden. The audience will get to sample Desiree’s creation afterwards, and there will be a book signing with Desiree to follow.

Register for Free

Desiree Nielsen (photo by Britney Gill Photography)

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