Ottawa, Canada – Gusto Worldwide Media is pleased to announce another content deal with SBS Food, Australia’s first 24/7 free-to-air food channel. Building on the popularity of previously acquired content, SBS Food will add four new Gusto titles to their lineup. The new deal includes Watts on the Grill (13 x 30),
season 2 of Bonacini’s Italy (15 x 30), Bonacini’s Italian Christmas (1×60) and
Michael Bonacini’s Christmas on the Farm (1×60).
In October 2018, SBS Food acquired over 40 hours of original programming from Gusto Worldwide Media along with a turnkey digital marketing package including recipes and high resolution photography. Currently, several Gusto series are available to over 4 million Australians to view on SBS Food and on-demand streaming platform SBS On-Demand, including fan favorites One World Kitchen, The Urban Vegetarian, Bonacini’s Italy, which have collectively delivered a unique reach of over 1 million.
“We created Gusto programming with a global audience in mind and we’re excited to see our content so well-received in Australia,” said Chris Knight, President and CEO of Gusto Worldwide Media.
Spencer Watts brings the heat Watts on the Grill, a series all about delectable barbeque.Watts on the Grill inspires viewers to barbeque like a pro, from sizzling steaks to smoked chicken to steamy seafood – and even flavourful fruits and veggies.
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.
Chef Michael Bonacini invites us to his charming family retreat in Michael Bonacini’s Christmas on the Farm where he interprets comforting Welsh and Italian Christmas dishes from his childhood.
Bonacini’s Italian Christmas is a heartwarming one-hour holiday special with chef Michael Bonacini as he takes us across five regions of Italy, sharing some of his favourite Italian meals for the holidays.