Yesterday, the Daytime Emmy awards took place in Las Vegas. While many Food Network favorites, including Rachael Ray, Paula Deen, and Anne Burrell, were nominated, it was PBS's and the Hallmark Channel's cooking shows that walked away with big wins.
Eric Ripert's Avec Eric won the outstanding culinary program award; of the win he tweeted, "Our TV serie #AvecEric won an EMMY for Outstanding Culinary Program last PM Congrats & thank s to everyone in our team & to our supporters."
Martha Stewart also took home a couple of awards: The Martha Stewart Show won the outstanding lifestyle program and Martha was named the outstanding lifestyle/culinary host. Giada De Laurentiis's cooking show, Giada at Home, won for outstanding directing.