I Want My Own Cooking Show, From Valerie Bertinelli (VIDEO)

03/24/2014 10:22 am ET | Updated Mar 24, 2014

After appearing as a guest judge on The Food Network’s hit show, “Iron Chef America” last year,Hot In Cleveland actress Valerie Bertinelli's passion for cooking has continued to grow.

"I love to cook!" Valerie beamed. Her cookbook, "One Dish At A Time," features a variety of recipes, from Italian to Indonesian, and includes vegetarian options. "It's all about stories of how I grew up and why I love food so much," Valerie told us.

Valerie also hopes to one day have her own cooking show on The Food Network to share her passion for sharing food and recipes.

Get Valerie's latest book, "One Dish at a Time," here.

For more of Valerie's life and career, view the slideshow below:

Valerie Bertinelli

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