Reality Food Show – The Restaurant: The Pitch On ABC1
It is just not ABC2 that has reality TV, ABC1 premieres tonight an interesting looking reality food show starring Raymond Blanc.
Apologies for just cutting and pasting from the website but here are the details:
The Restaurant: The Pitch
Wednesday, 12 September 2012 New Series
Nine couples compete to go into business with award-winning chef and restaurateur Raymond Blanc. Who’s got what it takes to impress?
Raymond Blanc is not only on the hunt for a couple to back in a new restaurant venture, but is investing his own money alongside partners David Moore and Sarah Willingham.
There are nine couples all hungry for the once-in-a-lifetime chance to work with one of the world’s best in the business. They face an opportunity to change their lives forever as they each take over an empty restaurant, make it their own and open it to the paying public, responding to weekly surprises and tough challenges set by Raymond.
Called to Bristol to meet Blanc they are introduced to the world of the high street restaurant.
They are given just one hour to cook a dish that sells their culinary skills as well as their vision for a restaurant. They need a strong partnership and a restaurant pitch that stands out if they are going to make it through.
Some couples impress but others crack under the pressure and a shock announcement proves no-one is safe.