Jesse Palmer

Former “Bachelor” and sports commentator, Jesse Palmer, was announced today as the host for the first season of “Recipe To Riches”.

The show gives inspiring home cooks the opportunity to win $25,000 each episode. Each episode will be based on a specific category of food (Appetizers, Frozen Treats, Entrees, Sweet & Savoury Snacks, Savoury Pies, Cakes, Sweet Pies) and at the end of the season Canada will vote on their favourite recipe and the winner will receive $250,000.

The winner of each episode will also have their product hit supermarket shelves in participating Loblaw stores as a President’s Choice product.

The 4 city open casting call starts this Saturday in Halifax at the Delta Halifax.

Other stops include Vancouver on the 12th (Hyatt Regency Vancouver), Montreal (Details to be confirmed) on the 19th and then Toronto on the 26th (Hyatt Regency Toronto)

For more information and to apply online visit