Chef Rick Tarantino News Press Releases, Events, TV Shows, Charities

Chef Rick Tarantino News  Press Releases, Events, TV Shows, Charities

Ongoing Through 2009
Chef Rick Teamed up with Suray Promotions, a Leader in Supermarket In- Store Promotions to implement Shaw''s Supermarket''s Get Inspired Recipe Program. Surays President''s Sue Zaso and Steve Nanula work together with Chef Rick to implement this innovative program where all 200 Shaw''s stores inspire customers to create exciting meals. Check it out and sign up at

February 20th, 2008
In conjunction with Schneider & Associates PR agency in Boston Massachusetts, Chef Rick will launch the first annual JW Macy''s Cheese Stick Recipe Contest. Chef Rick will be one of the Judges, along with Founder John Macy and three other culinary professionals. For more information visit the JW Macy''s Cheese stick website at or click on the Contest tab.

January 3, 2008
A new unique cooking show on cable television show was launched with Chef Rick as a CO-Host along with longtime friend and CO-Host Nancy MacDonald called "You Wont Even Miss It." The show features Allergy Free recipes that boast that you wont even miss the allergens. It is educational, fun and creative. You can find sample recipes under the Recipe section here or visit for more information and a schedule of the airings.

December 21, 2007
Industry veteran and friend Jeremy Parker of Stafford Knives needed to take a short break from his successful career on shopping television selling knives. He called Chef Rick to help him out. After practicing Chef Rick gave it his best "CUT." Check out the video on our As Seen video section.

November 21, 2007
Another successful show on The Home Shopping Network (HSN) Chef Rick demonstrated and sold Vacuware Brand Food Storage Systems, a product he helped develop for Invision Products. Vacuware manufactures Vacuum Food Storage Kits along with Chef Rick Power Marinades. The kits had a worldwide launch on HSN earlier this year and were a product pick at the International Houseware Show in March.

August 10, 2007
HGTV airs a special show on the new products for this year, highlighting Chef Rick and the Vacuware Food Storage Systems. The show will air a number of times on HGTV through out the year. Check out our AS Seen video section.

Chef Rick introduces Vacuware to the world at the International Houseware Show in Chicago. In a live broadcast from Chicago''s McCormick Center on Good Morning America Chef Rick demonstrated the VacuWare'' S revolutionary new Vacuum food storage systems. Following the broadcast the booth was inundated as Chef Rick along with QVC kitchen expert Marie Louise Kier cooked up recipes and demonstrated the product for excited buyers.