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A cooking series that explores America's culinary beginnings from the Birthplace of American Cuisine. Chef Walter Staib hosts.

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Under The Vine and Figtree #510 [TV-G]
To celebrate our pluralism, Chef Staib prepares calf brains with butter and capers and beef royale.

  • KET2 Wednesday, December 17 at 7:00 pm EST

Original Sushi #512 [TV-G]
Kobe Japan is the backdrop for the secrets of sushi-making and demystifying the most prized and pampered beef in the world, Kobe Beef.

  • KET2 Wednesday, December 31 at 7:00 pm EST

Philadelphia's City Tavern #601 [TV-G]
Chef Walter Staib celebrates the history of the venerable City Tavern in Philadelphia. He prepares roast leg of venison, yellow beets and walnuts gratin, sage potatoes, and creme brulee.

  • KET2 Wednesday, January 14 at 7:00 pm EST

Winning The War with Bread #602 [TV-G]
Chef Staib roasts a turkey to demonstrate how to make a classic turkey pot pie from scratch.

  • KET2 Wednesday, January 21 at 7:00 pm EST

Artillery by the Book #603 [TV-G]
Chef Staib cooks "Pease" soup with pork shanks and Sally Lunn toast and hunter's stew with rabbit.

  • KET2 Wednesday, January 28 at 7:00 pm EST

Fort Mifflin's River War #604 [TV-G]
Chef Staib makes shrimp and rutabaga fricassee, corn fritters, okra fish stew, and baked fennel.

  • KET2 Wednesday, February 4 at 7:00 pm EST

General Hand, Redcoat/Patriot #605 [TV-G]
Chef Staib cooks cabbage soup with meat dumplings and roasted stuffed pork stomach with pan gravy.

  • KET2 Wednesday, February 11 at 7:00 pm EST

Take to The Waters #606 [TV-G]
Chef Staib cooks mountain trout, honey stung Brussels sprouts, "hausenpfeffer" braised marinated rabbit, and stuffed tenderloin of venison.

  • KET2 Wednesday, February 18 at 7:00 pm EST

Grenada - The Spice Island #607 [TV-G]
Chef Staib visits Grenada and cooks with local chefs to make 'oil down' and other island dishes.

  • KET2 Wednesday, February 25 at 7:00 pm EST

Discovering China's Past #608 [TV-G]

  • KET2 Wednesday, March 4 at 7:00 pm EST

Benjamin Franklin - at Home In London #609 [TV-G]

  • KET2 Wednesday, March 11 at 7:00 pm EST

The Return of L' Hermione #610 [TV-G]

  • KET2 Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 7:00 pm EST

Back to The Black Forest #611 [TV-G]

  • KET2 Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 7:00 pm EST

Roots of Creole Cooking In St Lucia #612 [TV-G]

  • KET2 Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 7:00 pm EST
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