Taste Award: Gusto’s Bonacini’s Italy won for “Best International Program”

Gusto Worldwide Media (Canada) announced that its original series Bonacini’s Italy has won a Taste Award for “Best International Program”. This is the first Taste Award for the show, which has also been nominated for “Best Food Program”, “Best New Series” and “Best Chef in a Series”.

This year, Gusto has won two Taste Awards with Fresh Market Dinners recently nabbing Best Series Pilot. Actually, five of Gusto Worldwide Media’s food programs have been shortlisted at the 10th annual Taste Awards. Bonacini’s Italy, Watts on the Grill, Fresh Market Dinners, Flour Power, and Spencer’s BIG 30 have been nominated in seven categories. The winners will be announced on March 18th at the Taste Awards taking place in Beverly Hills.

¡Grazie! Michael and the crew are over the moon with our Taste Award win’, said Chris Knight, President and CEO of Gusto Worldwide Media. ‘We’re celebrating Gusto style with classic music, carefully selected wine, and a rich made-from-scratch Italian feast’.

Bonacini’s Italy is a sophisticated cooking series featuring celebrity Chef Michael Bonacini as he cooks up diverse, sumptuous Italian fare. Set in a contemporary kitchen, Michael explores 15 different regions of Italy by preparing dishes unique to each local tradition.

Celebrating the year's best in food, fashion, home, and lifestyle programs, The Taste Awards strive to recognize outstanding excellence on television, in film, in online video, and in apps, radio, podcasts, and photography.