For Immediate Release
Professional Carnivore Nick Solares’ “Meat Life” Debuts on YouTube
Produced by Meat Life Media, Online Show Explores and Celebrates “Real Meat” Eating and Meat Culture Around the World
Associated Meat Life Website Features News, Reviews, Guides and “Meat Maps” Enabling Fans to Visit Nick’s Favorite Dining Spots
NEW YORK, October 8, 2019 – Food Writer, photographer and Emmy nominated broadcaster, Nick Solares, today announced the debut of his new show, “Meat Life,” now broadcasting on YouTube. The show, hosted by Solares and produced by his new company Meat Life Media, is dedicated to the exploration and celebration of meat eating and the modern carnivore lifestyle.
“’Meat Life’ is about exploring the art, science and culture behind the world’s most iconic meat dishes.” -Nick Solares
Airing every Thursday at 9:00 a.m. ET, each episode of Meat Life follows Nick as he seeks out the most culturally and historically significant and delicious meat dishes. The first series is based in New York City. Episode one follows Nick to his favorite steakhouse in New York, Smith & Wollensky, where he revisits his favorite dish — the prime rib of beef. The series also includes visits to chef Angie Mar’s Beatrice Inn, where Nick enjoys one of his favorite burgers; and to Porter House Bar & Grill where Nick and chef Michael Lomonaco enjoy a flight of luxury steaks.
Additionally, Nick’s Meat Map, illustrating where to find his favorite meat dishes in and around New York City, is now available to the “real meat”-seeking public. Visit Nick’s favorite spots for steaks, burgers, barbecue, and more, with an easy-to-follow key enabling true meat fans to plan their own personal meat tours throughout the city.
About Meat Life Media
Meat Life Media is a new agency model dedicated to meat eating culture. It produces original, commercial and branded content, organizes and hosts live events, provides consulting services for the restaurant and meat industries, and promotes the modern carnivore lifestyle.
About Nick Solares
Nick Solares is a food writer, photographer, Emmy nominated broadcaster, and an expert on meat eating and restaurant culture. In 2015, Nick began hosting The Meat Show (TMS) for Eater Video. It followed Nick’s exploration of meat culture across the U.S. and around the world, and quickly gained a devoted following with episodes drawing tens of millions of online views. TMS received back to back NY Emmy nominations in 2016 and 2017.
A pioneering food blogger, Nick launched Beef Aficionado in 2006 and then served as columnist and restaurant reviewer for Serious Eats (2007 — 2014) and Restaurant Editor at Eater NY (2014 — 2018). During that time, Nick also served as the creative director for celebrity butcher Pat LaFrieda’s “Big App for Meat.” Produced by Zero Point Zero Productions, it was named “App of the Year” by Apple in 2011.
As an editorial photographer, Nick’s work has been featured in numerous publications including: The New York Times, New York Post, AM New York, Eater.com, Serious Eats, Zagat, Grub Street, Time, Newsweek and Wine Spectator.