New York City Chef Launches Amazon Alexa Skill to Help People Curate Healthy Meals

(MediaQuire)  Atlanta, GA / Studio Carlton, a  group of producers and developers of custom Alexa Skills recently teamed with with Abbie Gellman, MS RD CDN, Chef, Registered Dietitian, and founder of Culinary Nutrition Cuisine LLC to develop: Abbie’s Culinary Nutrition.

Abbie’s Culinary Nutrition Alexa Skill is designed to enhance the lives of parents and foodies to boost their culinary ‘nutrition’ skills by making healthy cooking a delicious and fun experience.  With over one-million homes with Echo devices, Amazon Alexa has innovated the way people interact in the kitchen with the “hands-free, voice-activated” digital platform.

  • Using Abbie’s Culinary Nutrition Alexa Skill is as simple as asking a question, just say, “Alexa, open Abbie’s Culinary Nutrition” and Alexa will respond instantly.
  • Users can also enable the skill on or the Alexa smartphone app for Apple or Android.
  • Looking for a recipe?  Just say, “explore recipes” or, “find me a salmon recipe,” “looking for a beef stir recipe”.  Coming soon will be high resolution video recipes for Amazon Echo Show and FireTV.  At the end of each recipe, Alexa will offer to send you a text message with weblink for recipe for convenient saving.

Abbie’s Culinary Nutrition Alexa Skill for Amazon Echo Devices features “How To” daily audio tips presented by Chef Abbie Gellman, MS RD CDN, Chef, Registered Dietitian, and founder of Culinary Nutrition Cuisine LLC . Participants can listen to audio recorded daily tips to empower those who love to cook and eat nutritionally.

Each daily “How To” tip addresses a different topic including:

  • How to dice an onion
  • How to poach an egg
  • How to make chicken stock
  • How to make the perfect filet mignon
  • How to cook long-grain brown rice

According to recent research, forty-six percent of U.S. adults report using a digital voice assistants to check the weather to ordering pizza to finding a unique food recipe.  RBC market reports by 2020, there’ll be 120 million Amazon Echoes in use.

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Abbie Gellman, MS RD CDN is a Chef and Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. Abbie is a spokesperson, recipe and product developer, and educator. She creates, produces, and hosts cooking and nutrition videos and works with a wide variety of food companies/brands/commodity boards, foodservice operators, and private clients. She also contributes to many publications and her first cookbook, The Mediterranean DASH Diet, was published November 2019. You can find it here on!

Abbie is a member of the Science Advisory Board for Jenny Craig, providing ongoing cutting-edge counsel to update the education and lifestyle strategies of the company. Food & Nutrition Magazine awarded Abbie the 2017 Stone Soup Blogger of the Year. In addition, she is a member of Produce for Better Health’s elite influencer network, Fruit and Vegetable Ambassadors in Action.  Visit:  or


Based in Atlanta, Georgia, the Studio Carlton team is an awesome group of film, television, and technology professionals who have a passion for developing interactive voice skills to make it easier for companies and organizations, as well as authors and individuals to participate and engage their audience on a voice platforms like Amazon Echo devices, Samsung Bixby and Google Home.

Studio Carlton is focused on producing high-quality, interactive Alexa Skills from concept to delivery that can now include streaming videos for Amazon Echo Show Devices. Visit