Explore food with whimsical presentations and unusual cooking methods on the fifth season of Glutton for Punishment
January 23, 2012:
The award winning show Glutton for Punishment is back on TLC with its quirky and enigmatic host, Bob Blumer. He has travelled all across the globe exploring new ways to experiment with food and its techniques. As a chef, Blumer transforms common ingredients into awe-inspiring dishes through his unusual ways of cooking that have become his culinary trademark. Glutton for Punishment airs everyday at 10pm starting 30th January.
After completing four successful seasons of Glutton for Punishment, Bob Blumer attempts to break or establish six Guinness World Records. From making superb efforts to best a 30-year old record for peeling fifty pounds of onions, to making the world’s largest bowl of salsa, Bob has been shown pushing his speed, stamina and determination to the hilt.
Commenting on the series, Rahul Johri, senior vice president & general manager, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific - South Asia said, “TLC is India’s definitive lifestyle destination that brings new formats and world famous hosts to television homes. Bob Blumer is an energetic and engaging host, whose culinary talent is matched only by his extreme zest for life. We are delighted to bring back Glutton for Punishment after the excellent response we have received from previous seasons of the show”
You just can’t keep a good glutton down. TLC’s fearless chef with a huge appetite for punishment Bob Blumer returns and pushes his boundaries further to match his passion for food with his undying lust for adventure in GLUTTON FOR PUNISHMENT 5.