Germany's largest cable operator Kabel Deutschland has added cookery shows, documentaries and other programmes from BonGusto in high-definition (HDTV) to its video-on-demand (VOD) service Select Video.

The pay-TV channel for hobby chefs and gourmets presents recipe ideas from around the world.

The line-up includes shows such as "Gastspiel" in which chef Jörg Götte welcomes fellow chefs, wine experts, sommeliers and celebrites who are into cooking as well as "Nordlichter - kulinarisch skandinavisch" which combines landscape impressions with regional specialities from Scandinavia.

The subscribers of pay-TV package "Kabel Digital Home", in which BonGusto is present, can access the channel's VOD content without additional charge. In total, Select Video offers programmes from 22 TV channels part of "Kabel Digital Home".