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Join Chef Marcus Samuelsson on an inspiring journey across the U.S. to explore and celebrate the wide-ranging diversity of immigrant traditions and cuisine woven into American food and culture.

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Houston

Join Chef Marcus Samuelsson in Houston -- America's most diverse city -- to explore the food and culture of its Nigerian and West African community. Along the way, Samuelsson cooks with cutting-edge chefs as well as traditional home cooks.

  • 2020-01-29T12:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-01-29T16:00:00-08:00
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Philadelphia

Join Chef Marcus Samuelsson in Philadelphia, where he meets new friends and old, and learns about the city's Italian food scene while sampling everything from pizza to cannoli, with plenty of red sauce, burrata and handmade pasta in between.

  • 2020-02-05T12:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-02-05T16:00:00-08:00
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Las Vegas

Explore Las Vegas and its deep-rooted Chinese community, from the Strip's neon-lit casinos to modest shopping malls. Chef Marcus Samuelsson learns about diverse food traditions and meets a new wave of chefs transforming their parents' cuisine.

  • 2020-02-12T12:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-02-12T16:00:00-08:00
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Boston

Visit Boston with Chef Marcus Samuelsson to learn about the Portuguese, Brazilian and Cape Verdean diasporas, united by one language in the bustling port city they call home. Meet the chefs who are continuing and transforming culinary traditions.

  • 2020-02-19T12:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-02-19T16:00:00-08:00
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