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TV3 replace Home and Away with Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals

Jamie Oliver is coming to TV3 weeknights, with Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals screening at 5.30pm, Monday to Friday from 19 August.

Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals condenses Jamie’s trademark simple, unpretentious and delicious food into 15 minute bursts as he prepares two inviting family meals back-to-back in each half-hour episode.

MediaWorks TV Director of Programming, Mark Caulton says Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals is a perfect fit with the early evening schedule.

“It’s great to be bringing this highly successful primetime series to TV3 viewers every night of the week; the 5.30pm timeslot is the perfect time to be entertained and inspired by Jamie’s recipes,” he says.

“Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals has very broad appeal and will provide a strong lead-in to 3 News.”

One of the world’s best-loved television personalities, Jamie Oliver has inspired people around the globe to spend more time in the kitchen. Along the way, he has transformed the way we feed ourselves, and our children.

Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals is the ultimate food show for busy people, pushing the concept of fast, everyday food to the next level. Viewers are invited to assemble the ingredients and cook along with Jamie, preparing a delicious meal in only 15 minutes.