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D.F. Stauffer’s Animal Crackers Blend into Unique Recipes on Holiday
Edition of “All Mixed Up”
Stauffer Biscuit Co. ingredients featured in reality Cooking Show; Chef Michael Gilligan will taste and judge three appetizers created by student chefs during competition
(Pompano Beach, FL – November 8, 2012) D.F. Stauffer Biscuit Co. will take center stage in a special holiday edition of “All Mixed Up™”, a reality-based cooking series from the producers of the award-winning show “Designing Spaces” on Lifetime TV. Hosted by culinary celebrity chef and TV personality, Ralph Pagano, the first episode of Season 2 of All Mixed Up’s” three-part mini-series will debut on Lifetime TV November 9th at 7:30 am (ET/PT).
England native Chef Michael Gilligan, executive chef for the iconic Rusty Pelican in Miami and fixture on the South Florida dining scene, will be featured on “All Mixed Up™” as one of the panel judges who will share Stauffer’s long history and offer his culinary expertise with viewers and the aspiring chefs.
This first challenge draws viewers right into the heat of the kitchen where the three competing culinary students and aspiring chefs will create, mix, chop and whip up three different appetizers using Stauffer Chocolate Animal Crackers, an ingredient not revealed until moments before the appetizer competition began.
Learning what ingredients they need to use, the chefs get to work and aspire to create a delicious, original and beautifully presented recipe that will impress the judges in 30 minutes -- and earn them enough gold stars to put them a cut above the rest to be crowned the winner of the Appetizer round.
Will the diverse personalities of the student chefs mix well together or will it be a recipe for disaster? Can the students rise to the culinary challenge? Tune in to find out on Friday, November 9th, November 16th and November 23rd at 7:30 am on “All Mixed Up” on Lifetime Television.
First produced in York, PA in 1871, Stauffer’s animal cracker line has expanded from Original, Mini, Chocolate, Iced and Cinnamon Graham. The new all-natural animal crackers and cookies are a good source of calcium, have 0 trans fat and come in a variety of flavors and shapes. Stauffer’s has produced a special line of cookies for the holidays including Sugar and Spice, Iced Gingerbread Men and Dark Chocolate Stars.
“We are proud to partner with Stauffer on our “All Mixed Up™” series where we can educate cooking novices or seasoned foodies on how they can prepare great meals at home, and bring everyone back to the dinner table as they root for their favorite chefs,“ says Lysa Liemer, “Designing Spaces™” Executive VP of Programming and Chief Operating Officer.
To learn more, please visit: www.stauffers.com.
About “All Mixed Up™” on Lifetime Television
“All Mixed Up” is a half hour reality cooking show that combines the perfect mix of ingredients for food competition, food history and culinary adventure. The show is hosted by Ralph Pagano who is a world renowned chef and culinary celebrity. Three up and coming student chefs compete before a panel of judges by taking America’s favorite brands and turning them into three unique three course meals. The chefs must complete an appetizer, entrée and a dessert in 30 minutes and will be judged on recipe originality, presentation and taste. Who will win the competition?