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Lebanon is a country located between the desert and the sea. The location is ... over four millennia. The rich soil and varied history of Lebanon have resulted in a world class cuisine. Chef Merrilees Parker travels ... Next she meets up with Nayla Audi who is a well-known food writer and restaurateur. Together they make Fatteh, which is a chick pea ...
A group of trekkers uncover the story of how tea spread from China to the rest of the world. The show visits Southeast China, Japan, Taiwan, England, Bangladesh, India, Morocco, and Myanmar to provide historical context, examine cultural traditions and rituals, and discover what the future holds for this popular beverage.
Rosie Lovell discovers the cultural and historical influences that define contemporary Sicilian cuisine. Occupations by the Phoenicians, Romans, Arabs, Normans, the French and the Spanish have all played their part by introducing techniques and ingredients that have created one of the most layered and intriguing global cuisines. Very closely related to its religious and spiritual life, Sicilian...... and samples Manchego. Other destinations include Athens, Lebanon and Istanbul. ...
The role that the spice trails played in creating great cities and destroying ancient civilizations. Included: the Molucca Islands of Indonesia, which are the original home of cloves and nutmeg and the Indian province of Kerala, which is home to pepper and cardamom. Other stops include Venice, Italy, Beirut, Cairo, China, Spain and the Caribbean.
Chef Peter Gordon discovers the roots of Cantonese cuisine and cooks succulent Spiced Pork.
Bobby Chinn samples Cajun and Creole cuisine in New Orleans and the surrounding Bayou country; discovers the local fare in Vicksburg and Natchez, MS; visits Elvis Presley's birthplace for a chat with The King's childhood buddies in Tupelo; and learns how to cook the perfect barbecue pork in Memphis after a stop at Graceland." Globe Trekker " transports viewers to unforgettable destinations through its ...
Karla Gutierrez and Paola Gonzalez, an 18 and 17-year-old from Animo Inglewood Charter High School, perform an original poem that gives a voice to the struggles immigrants have and continue to face in America.