The format of the "Cooking with Amy" television show consists of live, on-air cooking demonstrations by lifestyle segment contributor Amy Hanten. Each segment is about four minutes in length. The program focuses on simple homestyle recipes for events such as football parties, family dinner nights and casual gatherings.
"Cooking with Amy" airs on Fox 11, a Green Bay, Wisconsin, television station. The show's host, Amy Hanten, is a wife and mother of two who creates recipes designed with the needs of real-life families in mind.
Hanten is the author two cookbooks. Her blog, "The Cooking Mom," often features her recipes.