Cuisinart Press Releases
Cuisinart Sponsors "Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef"
A New Series Airing on Public Television
Stamford, CT - March 2007
CUISINART SPONSORS HUBERT KELLER: SECRETS OF A CHEF,
A NEW SERIES AIRING ON PUBLIC TELEVISION
Thirteen-part Series Set to Unlock the Secrets
Behind Keller’s Cooking Techniques and Signature Recipes
CT–Underscoring its ongoing commitment to culinary education, Cuisinart will
sponsor Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef*,
the new series airing on public television which is dedicated to demystifying
important cooking techniques essential to good cooking. The show will be hosted
by Hubert Keller, the award-winning chef-owner of the renowned Fleur de Lys
location in a vineyard kitchen in northern
Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef is Keller’s first television series. In each episode, he will transform one of his signature dishes into an easy-to-follow recipe for home cooks, using a variety of professional-quality culinary products from Cuisinart. Each program will focus on one special ingredient, offering home chefs various pointers about the best way to prepare and cook the dishes.
first episode, Keller will highlight the versatility of flavors in peppers and
prepare two main dishes inspired by the south of
Mary Rodgers, Director of Marketing Communications for Cuisinart, says, “We see our partnership with Hubert Keller as a natural fit based on our shared commitment to excellence. Just as Chef Keller is committed to providing guests with the ultimate dining experience, we are dedicated to offering consumers superior products.” She adds that Keller is a “master teacher whose warmth and down-to-earth cooking style will make challenging culinary tasks less intimidating and captivate novice and advanced home chefs alike.”
commitment to healthy, flavorful cuisine led him to create a six-course
vegetarian meal at Fleur de Lys, considered to be one of the best restaurants
in the nation. Keller was named one of
the “10 Best Chefs in
Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef is produced by Marjorie Poore Productions, regarded as the leading pioneer of culinary programming since the early 1980’s. Poore launched the careers of numerous celebrity TV chefs, including Jacques Pépin and Martin Yan, and has been responsible for many of PBS’ most successful cooking shows, including Cooking Secrets of the CIA and Cookoff America.
Cuisinart has a long-standing history of supporting culinary education through its sponsorship of various public television shows. The company is the primary underwriter of Jacques Pépin: Fast Food My Way and Lidia’s Italian American Kitchen, hosted by Lidia Matticchio Bastianich. Both programs air on public television stations nationwide.
*Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef is
produced by Marjorie Poore Productions -
©2007. All rights reserved.
Cuisinart, universally known for introducing the food processor in America, is a leader in culinary appliances, professional quality cookware and kitchen accessories. The company’s cutting edge reputation can be seen on numerous fronts, from industry-first products and design awards to sponsorships of culinary events and TV cooking shows. Cuisinart manufactures a full range of products under the tagline, “Savor the Good Life®.” These products include cookware, countertop cooking appliances, hand blenders, hand mixers and coffeemakers, as well as food processors, toasters and toaster ovens, ice cream makers and waffle makers. Cuisinart’s website is www.cuisinart.com.