CMT Teams With America's Great Chefs For Country Music Gala
October 14, 2010 at 11:01 AM (PT)
CMT (COUNTRY MUSIC TELEVISION) has invited three of the nation’s top chefs to create a three course tasting menu to complement an elegant evening honoring JASON ALDEAN, LADY ANTEBELLUM, ZAC BROWN BAND, in the new special “CMT ARTISTS OF THE YEAR,” premiering FRIDAY, DECEMBER 3rd.
The three chefs are RJ COOPER, JOHN CURRENCE, and MICHAEL SCHWARTZ. In addition to the dinner, honorees and guests at CMT ARTISTS OF THE YEAR will be treated to some of the finest wines in this country by HEITZ CELLARS in NAPA VALLEY, CALIFORNIA and KEN WRIGHT CELLARS in PORTLAND, OR.
“We are going to great lengths to wine and dine our five honored artists on a grand scale,” said JOHN HAMLIN, SVP Music Events and Talent, CMT. “The talent of these three amazing chefs perfectly complements our ARTISTS OF THE YEAR event. And when you have great food, you need great wine. HEITZ CELLARS and KEN WRIGHT CELLARS are both world class and further elevate the entire occasion, making this event like none other in Country music.”
For info visit www.cmt.com.