N1 Million, A Brand New Car & More Prizes to be won at Nigeria’s TV Cooking Show “Knorr Taste Quest” | TV Schedule & Photos from the LaunchPosted on Friday, January 18th, 2013 at 9:30 AM
By Adeola Adeyemo
Knorr Taste Quest from Unilever Nigeria Plc is finally set to hit our TV screens!
The show was officially launched last Friday at the Muson center with an exclusive screening party. The party started off with a networking/cocktail session, where guests were treated to lovely cocktail drinks and sumptuous finger foods. Later, guests were ushered to the screening room, and were treated to a 25 minutes sneak preview of various scenes from the show.
About 12 contestants comprising eight females and four males are jostling for the grand prize of a brand new car and N1million as well as several other items. Similarly, the 1st runner-up will get N1m cash prize and kitchen equipments, while the 2nd runner up will win N500, 000 and kitchen equipments. Meanwhile, all 12 contestants would go home different kitchen equipments and could also win cash vouchers if they win any of the special tasks.
According to the organizers, over 6,000 entries were received from all parts of the country before they were finally pruned down to 24 at a rigorous screening exercise that held in Lagos out of which the 12 finalists emerged.
Heading the jury is, Dr Roberts who is joined by Gbubemi Fregene also known as Chef Fregz. The host of the show is radio presenter Manny of Cool Fm.
At the screening party Managing Director Unilever Nig. Plc, Thabo Mabe, revealed that the show will inspire many Nigerians. Providing more insights on the show, Nsima Ogedi-Alakwe, Category Manager Savoury, Unilever Nigeria Plc revealed that it is not only informative but also of international standards.
View photos from the screening party below:
The show will be airing every weekend on the following stations; Silverbird on Saturdays at 8.00pm, AIT on Sundays at 5.00pm, Galaxy on Sundays at 8.00pm, E-Stars (Startimes) on Sundays at 7.30pm and OnTV on Sundays at 6.30pm from Janurary 13, 21013. Watching the show also gives you a chance to win great prizes. Go on to the Facebook page, www.facebook.com/KnorrNigeria to find out how.