Martha Stewart Living Radio's 'Thanksgiving Hotline' Launches Exclusively on SIRIUS XM --30 top chefs/entertaining experts offer tips and advice to listeners for 30 hours over three days to help America cook the biggest meal of the year --Stellar lineup i

NEW YORK, Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- SIRIUS XM Radio (Nasdaq: SIRI) today announced that more than 30 of the nation's top chefs and entertaining experts -- including Martha Stewart, Emeril Lagasse, Wolfgang Puck, Marcus Sameulsson, Isaac Mizrahi, Mario Batali and Charlie Palmer -- will take turns behind the microphone to help listeners solve all of their turkey day dilemmas during the fourth annual Martha Stewart Living(R) Radio Thanksgiving Hotline.

(Logo: ) (Logo: ) During this annual special, exclusive to SIRIUS XM, these leading chefs and entertaining experts will join the Martha Stewart Living(R) Radio hosts live in studio to reveal their juiciest Thanksgiving tips and tricks, while personally offering advice to listeners across the country. In addition to tackling holiday cooking quandaries ranging from the traditional to the unexpected, the culinary legends will divulge their favorite Thanksgiving recipes for the main course, hors d'oeuvres, variations on the traditional turkey meal, desserts, wine pairings, specialty cocktails (including non-alcoholic suggestions) designed for the holidays and much more. Martha and her team of Thanksgiving experts will also share their personal Thanksgiving memories and family traditions, supply useful tips for cooking on a budget, and reveal simple yet elegant suggestions to spruce up the table and spread holiday cheer.

The Martha Stewart Living(R) Radio Thanksgiving Hotline will air November 22, 23 and 24 from 7:00 am - 5:00 pm ET exclusively on Martha Stewart Living(R) Radio, SIRIUS channel 112 and XM channel 157 as part of "The Best of SIRIUS." Each full day of programming will replay in its entirety beginning at 7:00 pm ET nightly.

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Full lineup of scheduled guests: Monday, November 22 ------------------- 7:00am Tom Douglas, award-winning Seattle chef and restaurateur 8:00am Mikey Price, executive chef and owner of Market Table Frank Stitt, award-winning chef, restaurateur, and cookbook 9:00am author 10:00am Amanda Freitag, chef and TV personality Emily Luchetti, award-winning executive pastry chef, San 11:00am Francisco's Farallon and Waterbar restaurants 12:00pm David Burke, celebrity chef and restaurateur 1:00pm Charlie Palmer, master chef and restaurateur Anne Burrell, chef and host, Food Network's "Secrets of a 2:00pm Restaurant Chef" Michael White, executive chef/partner of Convivio, Alto, Marea and Osterio Morino and Christophe Tassan, wine director, Mix in Las Vegas and Alain Ducasse Restaurant at 3:00pm Mandalay Bay, spokesperson for Cotes du Rhone Wines Martha Stewart, live in studio to answer all Thanksgiving 4:00pm questions Tuesday, November 23 -------------------- 7:00am Sunny Anderson, host of Food Network's "Cooking for Real" 8:00am Art Smith, chef, author and TV personality Bill Telepan, executive chef/owner of New York City's 9:00am Telepan restaurant Elizabeth Karmel, executive chef of Hill Country Barbecue Market and Hill Country Chicken, founder of 10:00am Emeril Lagasse, chef, restaurateur of numerous restaurants including Emeril's and NOLA, television personality, and 11:00am cookbook author Gale Gand, executive pastry chef and partner of Chicago's 12:00pm TRU restaurant Michael Lomonaco, executive chef/managing partner at Porter House New York and Isaac Mizrahi, fashion guru/TV 1:00pm personality/entertaining pro 2:00pm Wolfgang Puck, master chef and restaurateur Carmen Quagliata, executive chef at New York City's Union 3:00pm Square Cafe Marcus Samuelsson, world-class chef, co-founder of The Marcus Samuelsson Group, chef/owner of New York City's Red 4:00pm Rooster Harlem Wednesday, November 24 ---------------------- Marc Forgione, chef and owner of New York City's Marc 7:00am Forgione restaurant 8:00am George Mendes, chef and owner of Aldea Jonathan Waxman, acclaimed chef and owner, New York City's 9:00am Barbuto Geoffrey Zakarian, chef and co-owner of New York City's The 10:00am Lambs Club Gina DePalma, award-winning pastry chef, New York City's 11:00am Babbo Ristorante Mario Batali, chef/owner of numerous restaurants including Babbo, Del Posto, Casa Mono, Esca, television personality, 12:00pm cookbook author Rick Bayless, cookbook author, television host, James Beard 1:00pm Award-winning chef, Frontera Grill and Topolobampo Sara Moulton, chef, TV personality, and author of "Everyday 2:00pm Family Dinners" Nick Anderer, executive chef of New York City's Maialino restaurant, and Allen Katz, director of mixology/spirits 3:00pm education for Southern Wine and Spirits Alton Brown, award-winning cookbook author and Food Network 4:00pm host All of the chefs contributed their own recipes for a special, free online cookbook, Martha Stewart Living Radio's Thanksgiving Hotline Recipes, created for SIRIUS XM especially for the occasion. This extraordinary collection of recipes and tips, which covers everything from turkey to desserts to wine selections, is available for download at and

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About Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc.

Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc. (NYSE: MSO) is a diversified media and merchandising company, inspiring and engaging consumers with unique lifestyle content and distinctive products. The Publishing segment encompasses four magazines, including the company's flagship publication, Martha Stewart Living, periodic special issues and books. The website provides consumers with instant access to MSLO's multimedia library, search and find capabilities, recipes, online workshops, community and personalization, as well as wedding-planning tools powered by WeddingWire and digital invitations with The Broadcasting segment produces the Emmy-winning, daily television series, "The Martha Stewart Show," and other original programming on Hallmark Channel, including "Mad Hungry with Lucinda Scala Quinn" and "Whatever with Alexis & Jennifer." Broadcasting also encompasses Martha Stewart Living Radio on SIRIUS channel 112 and XM channel 157 as part of "The Best of SIRIUS." In addition to its media properties, MSLO offers high-quality Martha Stewart products through licensing agreements with carefully selected companies, including the Martha Stewart Collection exclusively at Macy's, the Martha Stewart Living line of home-improvement products at The Home Depot, Martha Stewart Crafts with EK Success at Michaels and independent retailers, the Martha Stewart Pets line at PetSmart and more. In 2008, Emeril Lagasse joined the Martha Stewart family of brands; MSLO acquired the assets related to Lagasse's media and merchandising business, including television programming, cookbooks, and website and his licensed kitchen and food products. For additional information about MSLO, visit



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