LOS ANGELES and SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — The TASTE AWARDS Committee, organizers of the Annual TASTE AWARDS celebrating the year’s best in food, fashion and lifestyle programs on Television, in Film, Online, in Apps, and on Radio & Podcasts, is pleased to announce the inductees in the fifth class of the TASTE HALL OF FAME.
Fifth year Inductees were selected based on either having received numerous TASTE AWARDS and finalist nominations over the years, or having made a significant impact in the world of taste and broadcast entertainment.
TASTE Hall of Fame Inductees are:
- A Taste of History
- Ace of Cakes
- Anna O’Steen/Lovely Lady Cakes
- Antiques Roadshow
- Authentic Entertainment
- Bare Feet With Mickela Mallozzi
- Barefoot Contessa
- Bite and Booze Radio Show
- California’s Gold
- Daisy Martinez
- Delicious TV
- Globe Trekker
- Great British Bake Off
- Iron Chef
- Jacques Pepin
- Jillian Michaels
- Lidia Bastianich
- Magical Elves
- Man v. Food
- Mario Batali
- Elise Strachan/MyCupcakeAddiction
- Naked and Afraid
- Property Brothers
- Rachel Ray
- Richard Simmons
- Rudy Maxa
- Samantha Brown
- Shahs of Sunset
- Sunny Anderson
- The Pioneer Woman
- The Rachel Zoe Project
- The Splendid Table
- The Trip (Film)
- This Old House
- Wine Oh TV
Previous TASTE HALL OF FAME classes can be seen at www.TasteHallofFame.com.
In addition to the TASTE HALL OF FAME Inductees, The TASTE AWARDS Committee also announces that program, video, film, and radio nominations are now being accepted for the upcoming awards event in Hollywood.
The 9th Annual TASTE Awards celebrate the year’s best in food, fashion, and lifestyle programs on Television, in Film, Online, and on Radio. Attendees, nominees, honorees and winners include television, web and radio celebrities and tastemakers from across the country.
Producers, stations, channels, and hosts may submit nominations between through September 30, 2017. Finalists are announced in December, and the Winners are celebrated in early 2018 in Hollywood. To submit a nomination for any category, go to www.TheTasteAwards.com
The Annual Awards has included appearances by stars, celebrities, producers and executives from networks and platforms such as the Food Network, the Style Network, Bravo, the Cooking Channel, Sony Pictures, DreamWorks, TLC, Discovery, Lifetime, E! Entertainment Television, PBS, APT, Create TV, NBC, ABC, the CW, HGTV, the Travel Channel, HD Net, Hulu, YouTube, Vimeo, Vice, LiveWell Network, Esquire Network, Bio/FYI Channel, iHeart Radio, HBO, MyxTV, Small Screen Network, StyleHaul, PTA, Zagat, Mode Media, WatchMojo, and more.
The viewer appetite and response to food and style programs has surged over the last decade, making them some of the highest watched and sponsored video content. The TASTE AWARDS spotlight the year’s best achievements in food, fashion, and lifestyle programs on television, in film, online, in podcasts and on radio.
As an awards show and as an industry networking and validation event, the TASTE Awards have launched several notable business partnerships and projects for nominees, winners, presenters, and sponsors.
Along with the TASTE Hall of Fame announcement, several association partnerships and sponsorships for the most recent TASTE Awards include Ferrara Flame, TasteTV, Intermezzo Magazine, Cuisine Noir Magazine, SIP For the Love of Drink Magazine, Schiltz Farm’s roast goose, PR Newswire, SIXTY Beverly Hills, R&B Cellars, Twisted Roots Wine, Clubcard Printing, BridalChocolate.com, KRCB, FilmFreeway, Without a Box, Drip Swimwear, Tom & Teddy, Just Bones Boardwear, La Fleur by Livvy, Wai Lana Chips, Grains of Health, The Yes Bar Company, and Long Mountain Wagyu.
The gourmet Schiltz Foods Roasted Goose is the “Official Poultry of the TASTE Awards” and Twisted Roots is the “People’s Choice Cabernets of the TASTE Awards.”
For more information about the TASTE Awards, go to www.TheTasteAwards.com, as well as get updates on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/TASTEAwards.