Series Features Guest Voice Appearances by Top Celebrity Chefs and Culinary Experts Richard Blais, Alton Brown, Carla Hall, Padma Lakshmi, Giada De Laurentiis and Rachael Ray
Preschoolers will be whisked away on magical culinary adventures in Nickelodeon's brand-new series, Butterbean's Café, premiering Monday, February 25 at 8.30am (AEDT) on Nick Jr.
The 40 episode animated preschool fantasy series, created by Jonny Belt and Robert Scull, the creators of Bubble Guppies, follows Butterbean, a fairy who runs a neighborhood café with her friends. The series involves creative cooking, a farm-to-table philosophy, and a social-emotional curriculum that highlight kindness and gratitude, and leadership skills.
In Butterbean's Café, Butterbean, her fairy friends, Dazzle, Poppy and Jasper, and her little sister Cricket, take pride in serving up healthy snacks and sweet treats to the residents in their community of Puddlebrook. Butterbean's special magic beans, enchanted kitchen tools and the team's can-do spirit all combine to make their cafe the most awesome eatery in town.
Joining the friendly fairies as guest voices through these series, is tasting menu of celebrity chefs and culinary experts, including Richard Blais (Top Chef, Guy's Grocery Games), Alton Brown (Good Eats, Iron Chef America), Carla Hall (The Chew, Top Chef), Padma Lakshmi (Top Chef), Giada De Laurentiis (Giada at Home) and Rachael Ray (The Rachael Ray Show).
In Butterbean's Café's series premiere, "The Grand Opening!," Butterbean and her friends work together to make the opening of the café a success, while competing café owner Ms. Marmalady attempts to throw them off track.
Leading up to the linear series premiere of Butterbean's Café, the first full-length episode and short-form content will be available on the Nick Jr. Play app from Monday, 11 February.
Butterbean's Café premieres on Nickelodeon (Foxtel channel 701, Fetch channel 146) for a week and a half, starting Monday, 25 February at 8.30am.
Butterbean's Café is also available on Nick Jr. Play, download the free app from the Apple Store and Google Play