Gusto Worldwide Media, production partner for Bell Media's Gusto, announced that five original series, produced in partnership with Gusto, have been nominated for prestigious Taste Awards.
The shows have been nominated in 3 categories, including five of the nine nominations for Best International Program.
The winners of each category will be announced later this month.
"We're excited that five different Gusto original programs have been nominated for a distinguished Taste Award," said Chris Knight, President and CEO of Gusto Worldwide Media.
Five of Gusto’s top shows have been nominated in the Best International Program category: A is for Apple, Fish the Dish, One World Kitchen, The Latin Kitchen and The Urban Vegetarian.
A is for Apple
The Urban Vegetarian was also nominated in the Best Food Program category and the Best New Series category, competing in the latter with Gusto’s other shows The Latin Kitchen and The Urban Vegetarian.
"One nomination is an honour, but 8 nominations tells us that our programming overall is resonating. We truly believe that food is a global language and we take pride in creating the best food content to inspire all viewers to get cooking. It is with hard work, dedication, and passion for food that this great honour has been made possible."
Also known as the Tasty Awards, The Taste Awards are the premier broadcast awards for the lifestyle entertainment industry. Celebrating the year's best in food, fashion, home, and lifestyle programs, The Taste Awards strive to recognize and acknowledge outstanding excellence on television, in film, in online video, and in apps, radio, podcasts, and photography.
The 9th Annual Taste Awards will take place in late March 2018 in Los Angeles, California.