Westport chef to appear on Martha Stewart TV show

Bill Taibe, owner of Le Farm, with Martha Stewart
Bill Taibe, owner of Le Farm, with Martha Stewartcontributed photo

Local chef Bill Taibe, owner and founder of Westport restaurant Le Farm, will appear in the "Martha Stewart Presents: Grilling Secrets of the Master Chefs" program Friday on the Hallmark cable channel. The show is broadcast at 8 p.m.

Taibe shares his knowledge of grilling and focus on farm-to-fork fare with Stewart and several other chefs, including celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse. They will prepare a variety of summertime grilling fare on the show, such as steak, lobster and burgers as well as salads seafood appetizers and desserts for 30 people. They will also cook an entire pig.

Le Farm, 256 Post Road East, strives to prepare its menu from goods produced by Connecticut farmers.

Visit www.lefarmwestport.com for information.