CPTV Begins Airing The Mind of a Chef, Narrated and Executive Produced by Anthony Bourdain
HARTFORD, Conn. (March 13, 2013) – Connecticut Public Television (CPTV) is making a new addition to its weekend lineup with The Mind of a Chef, which will begin airing on CPTV on Saturdays at 1:30 p.m. beginning on March 23.
The PBS series, narrated and executive produced by Anthony Bourdain – author of Kitchen Confidential and former host of the Travel Channel series Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations – goes inside the mind of innovative Korean-American chef, restaurateur and author David Chang. Combining travel, cooking, history, science and humor, the program follows Chang from
“The Mind of a Chef is a reinvention of a travel-cooking show,” Bourdain said of the program. “This season we go inside the kitchen, the world and the mind of Chef David Chang. This show is a chance to explore that mind in all its tangled glory.”
In the series premiere, Chang dissects the roots of his passion for ramen dishes and tsukemen on a trip to
Other season highlights include traveling to
For more information on the series, visit CPTV.org.
CPTV is a media service of the Connecticut Public Broadcasting Network (CPBN). It is a locally and nationally recognized producer and presenter of quality public television programming, including original documentaries, public affairs shows and educational programming. CPTV has built a reputation as a leader in children’s programming, including playing an historic role in bringing Barney & Friends™, Bob the Builder™ and Thomas & Friends™ to public television. The station offers 11.5 hours of positive, nurturing children’s programs each weekday, reaching 50,000 to 70,000 households daily. The Connecticut Public Broadcasting Network also includes WNPR, an affiliate of National Public Radio, Public Radio International and American Public Media. WNPR serves 260,000 listeners weekly in