OTTAWA, ONTARIO March 12, 2018 – Gusto Worldwide Media, production partner for Bell Media’s Gusto, is proud to announce that THE LATIN KITCHEN has won a prestigious Taste Award for Best International Program.

The Latin Kitchen also received an award for Best Ethnic Lifestyle and Documentary (Black/Latino/Asian) in the Special Achievement and Honoree category.

“We’re excited that one of our most dynamic Gusto original programs has been selected for two distinguished Taste Awards,” says Chris Knight, President and CEO of Gusto Worldwide Media. “Since the day we launched Gusto TV, it has been our goal to bring cultural and culinary diversity to television. The Latin Kitchen validates this ethos. We make the best food programming in the world and this award – from foodies, for foodies – is a testament to our hard work.”

The remaining General Category nominees, for which two Gusto Worldwide Media original series have been nominated in two categories, will be announced at The Taste Awards ceremony on April 9th.

A full list of pre-announced winners and Special Achievement and Honoree Award Winners is available at

In its 9th year, The Taste Awards celebrate the year’s best in food, fashion, home, and lifestyle programming, recognizing and acknowledging outstanding excellence on television, in film, in online video, and in apps, radio, podcasts, and photography. The Taste Awards will take place on April 9th, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.

About Gusto Worldwide Media

Gusto Worldwide Media is the world’s leading producer of native 4K food and cooking programming, available for television and digital platforms. Our original content celebrates food in the most gorgeous way possible, taking viewers on culinary journeys while showcasing unique, talented chefs and home cooks from a range of backgrounds. Some of our popular titles include One World Kitchen, Fish the Dish, A is for Apple, The Urban Vegetarian, and The Latin Kitchen. In a genre dominated by food competition and contest programs, Gusto Worldwide Media stands out with visually stunning and engaging shows that inspire food lovers around the globe.

About Gusto

Gusto, Bell Media’s first food and lifestyle channel, features a delicious mix of creative cooking and food programming paired with exciting home renovation, travel, and lifestyle shows. Gusto features a menu of original Canadian series and specials produced in 4K. Gusto is distributed to more than five million households across Canada and is also available online at and on-demand via participating television service providers. Gusto is a division of Bell Media, which is part of BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company.