In Advance of the 104th GREY CUP, Gusto Celebrates Tailgate Favourites with Original Special SPENCER AND ROBERT’S GAME DAY BUFFET, November 25
— November 21, 2016
– Airing at 7 p.m. ET, original new Gusto special features chefs Spencer Watts and Robert Jewell as they cook up a game-day feast –
– Watts and Jewell part of official GREY CUP tailgate party in Toronto on Sunday, Nov. 27, preparing their top game-day recipes for fans as part of TSN’s extensive GREY CUP SUNDAY pre-game coverage beginning at 1 p.m. ET –
TORONTO (November 21, 2016) – Gusto dishes out delicious game-day recipes as Canada counts down to the CFL’s biggest party, the 104th GREY CUP presented by Shaw, with the brand-new original Canadian cooking special SPENCER AND ROBERT’S GAME DAY BUFFET, this Friday, Nov. 25 at 7 p.m. ET on Gusto.
The one-hour special features chefs Spencer Watts (FISH THE DISH) and Robert Jewell (A IS FOR APPLE) as they cook up an epic game-day feast, tailored to tailgating and featuring easy-to-make eats including nachos, jalapeno poppers, chili, and more. SPENCER AND ROBERT’S GAME DAY BUFFET encores at 11 p.m., and throughout GREY CUP weekend, including Saturday at 6 p.m. ET and Sunday at 12 noon and 5 p.m. ET.
To celebrate their special, Watts and Jewell head to the GREY CUP in Toronto to showcase their game-day recipes at the official tailgate party – the Nissan Titan Tailgate. The cooking duo will recreate their top tailgate eats for fans as part of TSN’s live GREY CUP SUNDAY pre-game coverage on Sunday, Nov. 27 beginning at 1 p.m. ET. Then, TSN delivers complete coverage of the GREY CUP, live from Toronto’s BMO Field at 6 p.m. ET on TSN.
In SPENCER AND ROBERT’S GAME DAY BUFFET, Watts and Jewell get ready to host company for the big game as they prep and cook a mind-boggling array of delectable dishes. The guys cook classics with a twist, serving up rum and coke pork belly, brisket chili cobbler with cheddar biscuits, two kinds of spicy turkey wings, jalapeno poppers, taco pizza, garlic bread, and the best-ever layered nachos. The mouth-watering special is one of nine deliciously entertaining new original Canadian series and specials from Gusto Worldwide Media set to air on Gusto in 2016/2017.
SPENCER AND ROBERT’S GAME DAY BUFFET is created by Chris Knight, President and CEO, Gusto Worldwide Media. Bell Media Production Executive is Robin Johnston. Corrie Coe is Senior Vice-President, Independent Production, Bell Media. Mike Cosentino is Senior Vice-President, CTV and Specialty. Randy Lennox is President, Broadcasting and Content, Bell Media.
About Bell Media Independent Production Bell Media has commissioned some of Canada’s most-watched and most-acclaimed original programming, working with the best Canadian independent producers in the country. Hit series commissioned by CTV include ratings success stories SAVING HOPE, the record-breaking THE AMAZING RACE CANADA, and MASTERCHEF CANADA. Upcoming original series on CTV include CARDINAL and THE DISAPPEARANCE. Among the original series on Bell Media pay, specialty, and streaming platforms are the internationally acclaimed ORPHAN BLACK, Space’s most-watched original series KILLJOYS, Bravo’s award-winning and most-watched original drama 19-2, award-winning dramedy SENSITIVE SKIN, CraveTV comedies LETTERKENNY and RUSSELL PETERS IS THE INDIAN DETECTIVE, Discovery’s first-ever drama FRONTIER, Comedy’s new satirical news series THE BEAVERTON, and nine new series and specials for food and lifestyle channel Gusto, including ONE WORLD KITCHEN and FISH THE DISH. Discovery is also home to Bell Media’s hit factual series HIGHWAY THRU HELL, COLD WATER COWBOYS, and CANADA’S WORST DRIVER, among others. Bell Media is one of the first media companies in North America to commit to producing all new original scripted series in 4K.
About Gusto Gusto, Bell Media’s first food and lifestyle channel, features a delicious mix of creative cooking and food programming paired with exciting home renovation, travel, and lifestyle shows. Gusto features a menu of original Canadian series and specials produced in 4K including ONE WORLD KITCHEN and FISH THE DISH, as well as acquired series from stars such as Jamie Oliver and Martha Stewart. Gusto is distributed to more than five million households across Canada and is also available online at www.gustotv.com and on-demand via participating television service providers. Gusto is a division of Bell Media, which is part of BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company.