Los Angeles, CA – Entertainment Studios, one of the largest independent producers and distributors of first-run syndicated television programming for broadcast television stations, and owner of eight 24-hour HD television networks now serving nearly 160 million subscribers -- including The Weather Channel television network and its streaming service Local Now -- proudly announces that its RECIPE.TV network has been nominated for the 2019 Daytime EmmynAward for “Outstanding Culinary Host” for the Catherine Fulvio-hosted culinary series “A Taste of Ireland: Ballyknocken Cookery School.” The 46th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards is a presentation of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences in cooperation with the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
Created and produced by Entertainment Studios’ multiple Emmy® Award-winning Executive Producer, Lisa-Renee Ramirez, “A Taste of Ireland: Ballyknocken Cookery School” features Irish TV celebrity chef, multiple cookbook author and RECIPE.TV Host, Catherine Fulvio. Shot on location at her Ballyknocken Cookery School in County Wicklow, Ireland, Catherine creates Irish country-style recipes with the freshest ingredients from local artisans, as well as from her bountiful garden and family farm located on 350 acres of verdant pastures. Catherine takes viewers into her picturesque town of Ashford to meet with fishmongers, butchers, and sheep farmers, for a first-hand experience of Ireland’s seasonal cuisine and other tasty delights from the Emerald Isle.
"We are ecstatic about this Daytime Emmy nomination and grateful to TV Academy members who recognize the quality of our programming,” said Byron Allen, Founder/Chairman/CEO of Entertainment Studios. “People love to watch step-by-step recipes and I am very proud of Catherine Fulvio for bringing the joy of our Recipe.TV network and all of her terrific recipes to viewers nationwide."
"Host Catherine Fulvio creates culinary magic at her Ballyknocken Cookery School,” said Recipe.TV Executive Producer Lisa-Renee Ramirez. “Catherine’s recipes and storytelling give our Recipe.TV viewers a taste of her home... A Taste of Ireland!”
The full RECIPE.TV programming lineup includes the new series DESTINATION EATS!, A PARISIAN FOOD AFFAIR WITH JULIE NEIS, KATIE PARLA’S ROME!, VERA’S LATIN AMERICA, and the series A TASTE OF (featuring numerous global destinations including the United States, Ireland, Rome, Paris, Scandinavia, Latin America, et cetera). RECIPE.TV programming is executive produced by Entertainment Studios’ multiple Emmy Award-winning producer Lisa-Renee Ramirez.
Allen’s Entertainment Studios won the Daytime Emmy Award for “Outstanding Lifestyle Program” for its series “CARS.TV” in 2012. Two other Entertainment Studios series were also nominated for Daytime Emmy Awards that year, both in the “Outstanding Legal/Courtroom Program” category: “America’s Court with Judge Ross” and “We the People with Gloria Allred.”