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"Food Circus" and Food Feature Hosts


Adrien Sharp

Adrien Sharp serves as host of  “Food Circus” and previously “Home for Dinner” on JTV.  Adrien’s passion for cooking caught the attention of The Food Network, selecting him as a finalist on season 3 of “The Next Food Network Star”.  Appearances on “The Today Show” and hosting duties for a web series by Kraft Foods followed.  In addition to food, Adrien’s passions are music, soccer and his family.  When not on JTV, Adrien is a private chef and food company manager.  He enjoys time on the lake, playing sports and time with his wife and three children.
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Lisa Spampinato

Lisa Spampinato is the host of “In the Kitchen with Lisa”, a regular feature on “The Bart Hawley Show” and some time host of “Food Circus”.  Lisa is a long-time executive chef and owner of In the Kitchen Personal Chef Services.  Lisa has catered events of all sizes and has volunteered her services for many charity events.  Lisa and her husband Mike have two sons.  Lisa can even feed a football team, and often has for her son’s high school football team dinners.  Growing up on Long Island, Lisa was exposed to many various ethnic cooking styles and learned to love and appreciate them all.

Krissy Kerwin

Krissy Kerwin is a native of Jackson and a globe-trotting executive as in-flight caterer for many superstars of entertainment and sports.  Krissy loves to experiment with new flavors and fresh ingredients discovered in her travels.  Krissy attended Le Cordon Bleu: California School of Culinary Arts and was a contestant on “Chopped” on The Food Network.   Krissy is a food writer for several magazines and food safety and food handling trainer for the airline industry.  She spends time with her daughter and her cat, Gus Gus as well as volunteering for animal rescue causes.
Sipping & Tipping with the Andersons

Join us each week for “Sipping & Tipping with the Andersons”, sponsored by the Anderson Distributing Company and hosted by Rick Collett, Dave Valkuchak and Steve Anderson.

Recent Shows
Food Circus:  Anna’s & Caffe Lilla

Food Circus: Anna's & Caffe Lilla

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Food Trucks On “Food Circus”

Food Trucks on "Food Circus"

Host Lisa Spampinato visits two uniquely delicious food trucks. The Hungry Eggplant and Cantu's Mexican…

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Food Trucks Of Jackson On Food Circus

Food Trucks of Jackson on Food Circus

Host Lisa Spampinato visits two uniquely delicious food trucks. The Hungry Eggplant and Cantu's Mexican…

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TBT:  Sipping & Tipping July 2012

TBT: Sipping & Tipping July 2012

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Food Circus Challenge On Food Circus

Food Circus Challenge on Food Circus

Adrien Sharp & Krissy Kerwin compete in the first Food Circus Challenge. They make visits…

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Lake Somerset Summer Special On Food Circus

Lake Somerset Summer Special on Food Circus

Adrien Sharp, Krissy Kerwin and crew head to Lake Somerset for a special summer episode…

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Kibby Cobb Liquor & Deli On Food Circus

Kibby Cobb Liquor & Deli on Food Circus

Adrien Sharp visits Kibby Cobb Liquor & Deli where Adam Cyrocki shows us how he…

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Zingerman’s Roadhouse On Food Circus

Zingerman's Roadhouse on Food Circus

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Zingerman’s Roadhouse

Zingerman's Roadhouse

The tradition of a "roadhouse" is to serve hungry travelers.  Zingerman's Roadhouse in Ann Arbor…

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Crawfest At Clarklake

Crawfest at Clarklake

The Jackson Rotary Club hosted 300 guests for the 2nd annual "Crawfest" at Clark Lake…

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Ponczki Making On “Food Circus”

Ponczki Making on "Food Circus"

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Fat Tuesday Pączki On Food Circus

Fat Tuesday Pączki on Food Circus

Paczki making, an annual tradition, at St. Joseph Social Center.

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Rick Collett, Jack Travioli And Tim Bair On Food Circus

Rick Collett, Jack Travioli and Tim Bair on Food Circus

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Food Circus Christmas Special With Guest Chef’s David Saum And Mark Dossey

Food Circus Christmas special with guest chef's David Saum and Mark Dossey

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Dorrice Ogle Commons at Spring Arbor University on Food Circus

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Grand River Brewery on Food Circus

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Jackson Fire Department Central Station 1 with Guest Andy Provenzano on Food Circus

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The Purple Carrot and Red Haven on Food Circus

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