Country music superstar Kix Brooks – one-half the best-selling duo in country music history Brooks & Dunn – continues down the path as “one of the most versatile guys in country music”(Rolling Stone), with the upcoming release of his first cookbook Cookin’ It With Kix: The Art of Celebrating and The Fun of Outdoor Cooking on August 30th through the W Publishing Group, an imprint of Thomas Nelson. Leading into this month’s release, the multi-facited entertainer will join QVC’s In The Kitchen with David next Sunday, August 7 (12:00P EST) as food lovers of all skill levels will benefit from how-to demonstrations from Brooks and host, David Venable.
Written with long-time radio producer and friend Donna Britt, the upcoming book includes over 100 recipes showcasing Brooks’ passion for all types of outdoor cooking, oftentimes with a flare of his Louisiana heritage highlighted, in family recipes alongside personal stories. From side dishes to desserts, cocktails to hot sauces and duck gumbo to beignets, Brooks has created the perfect collection for get-togethers and easy entertaining. Fans can now pre-order the cookbook at www.kixbrooks.com.
In addition to his success as one-half of country music’s must successful duo of all time, Kix Brooks continues to his career as a solo touring/recording artist while simultaneously exploring new paths. The CMA Humanitarian award-winner’s extensive resume includes lead acting and film producer credits, three CMA “National Broadcast Personality of The Year” awards for American Country Countdown, hosting his Kickin’ It with Kix radio show five nights a week, a Cooking Channel series “Steak Out with Kix Brooks,” co-owner of Nashville’s award-winning winery Arrington Vineyards, which was just named the top Tennessee winery of the year for the third time by at the New York International Wine Festival. This year, the Nashville Entrepreneur Center recognized his diversified spectrum of success as he was inducted into the EC Hall of Fame. Brooks & Dunn will pick up the next leg of Reba, Brooks & Dunn Together In Vegas at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in November. For more information, visit www.kixbrooks.com.