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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 Launch



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:

A Selection of the Top 24 Contestants from the Knorr Taste Quest

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, to find out how.
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  1. Ms Fab

    January 18, 2013 at 9:57 am

    Lots of green :-).

  2. Drama

    January 18, 2013 at 10:14 am

    what’s with the men and the fruity drinks? smh! Knorr should have served some manly drinks for the guys biko….Also, i see alot of pot bellies so scratch the manly and fruity drinks! They should have just served water! ..ok bye

  3. Tosin

    January 18, 2013 at 12:12 pm


  4. funmziee

    January 18, 2013 at 2:01 pm

    loool @ Drama

  5. Cobbinah Jones

    January 18, 2013 at 2:48 pm

  6. kmh

    January 19, 2013 at 12:47 pm

    Never knew it spelt”knorr” always thought it “know” BN thank

  7. hot momma n future gastronomic star

    January 19, 2013 at 10:11 pm

    @kmh awww the “rr” are written in cursive. Nicee… knorr am loving this show. The prices are juicy too.

  8. Sylvia

    March 23, 2014 at 7:52 pm

    Good day Ma/Sir,Pls I would like to particiapate in the knoor quest competition,kindly email me the details on how to regiser.I await your responses soonest.Thanks

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