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The Big Picture

Chef Christine meets her Chinese chef mentors and discovers that many of her assumptions about the beginnings of this cuisine in North America might not actually be true.

Available until
2023-01-30T00:00:00-08:00

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  • 2019-07-22T15:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-07-24T07:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-07-24T15:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-07-26T07:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-07-26T15:00:00-07:00
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Full Episodes

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The Big Picture

Chef Christine meets her Chinese chef mentors and discovers that many of her assumptions about the beginnings of this cuisine in North America might not actually be true.

  • 2019-07-22T15:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-07-24T07:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-07-24T15:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-07-26T07:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-07-26T15:00:00-07:00
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Sichuan

Chef Christine ventures into the world of Sichuan cuisine and discovers the surprise of flavor over heat as well as a rich cultural history from Chinese roots to main street Chinatowns across North America.

  • 2019-07-23T04:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-05T15:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-07T07:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-07T15:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-09T07:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-09T15:00:00-07:00
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Cantonese

Chef Christine's Cantonese adventure provides one surprise after another making her question what she has previously considered 'Cantonese'. The history both breaks her heart and excites her for deeper exploration into traditional Chinese cuisines.

  • 2019-07-29T15:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-07-31T07:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-07-31T15:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-02T07:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-02T15:00:00-07:00
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Sweet

Chef Christine Cushing explores the great big flavor of sweet in Chinese immigrant communities in Thailand, Singapore, and Malaysia.

  • 2019-07-30T04:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-12T15:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-14T07:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-14T15:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-16T07:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-16T15:00:00-07:00
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