Ken Kostick

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Ken Kostick
Born (1953-06-01)1 June 1953
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Died 21 April 2011(2011-04-21) (aged 57)
Toronto, Ontario

Ken Kostick (1 June 1953 – 21 April 2011)[1] was a Canadian chef and television and radio personality,[2] best known for co-hosting the television series What's for Dinner? with Mary Jo Eustace.[3]

Kostick was born in Winnipeg and attended St. John's High School.[4]

He hosted He Said, She Said with Ken and Mary Jo on W Network.[2] His other television credits included Ken Kostick and Company on Food Network Canada, Countertop to Table Cuisine on Global,[citation needed] and What's for Breakfast?, a morning radio show on Toronto, Ontario radio station CIRR-FM, from April 2007 to December 2008.[5]

He also wrote several bestselling cookbooks and put out an eponymous line of cooking products.[3]

On 21 April 2011, Kostick died in Toronto of complications of pancreatitis.[1] He was 57 years old.


  1. ^ a b "Cooking show celebrity Ken Kostick dies". CBC News. Retrieved 23 April 2011.
  2. ^ a b Wendy Burke (12 September 2009). "Frugal and fantastic". Winnipeg Free Press. Retrieved 6 December 2010. 
  3. ^ a b "If it's good enough for Her Majesty …". The Globe and Mail. 9 April 2009. Retrieved 6 December 2010. 
  4. ^ "Burton Cummings gets high school diploma – Rock icon honoured by his former Winnipeg school". CBC News. CBC. 28 June 2010. Retrieved 29 December 2010. 
  5. ^ "Gay, lesbian-targeted station hits Toronto radio dial". CBC News. 16 April 2007. Retrieved 6 December 2010.