Victory Garden's EdibleFeast
Victory Garden takes viewers on a journey across America, traveling from garden to sea, mountains to fields, to learn about fresh local foods, and the people who grow and produce them. Hosted by passionate foodie and TV personality Amy Devers, each episode will also feature the work of 2013 James Beard Award winning filmmaker and chef, Daniel Klein, as he introduces us to gardeners, farmers, and food producers from across the country.
Episode #3508H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Off the coast of Maine, catch lobster and learn about the sustainability issues faced by the local captains. Then meet a unique man who's discovered a way of life that feeds his soul while harvesting seaweed to feed others. Staying on the water, head to Maryland and learn about the virtues of oyster farms and their critical role in helping preserve natural resources. Back in the Victory Garden, Roger demonstrates how to prepare a garden bed and plants leeks and tomatoes, while Chef Marian prepares a broccoli and crabmeat quiche.
- KQED Life: Sat, Dec 13, 2014 -- 12:30pm email reminder
Minnesota (#3601H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Episode #3511H Duration: 25:43 STEREO TVG
In Montana, meet a rancher and his family with an entirely new take on raising cows and horses and the related management of the land. In Florida, spend a day with a fisherman - armed only with a hand net - who catches local mullet that Chef Daniel prepares for a local dinner. At the Victory Garden, Roger checks on the onions and potatoes and Chef Marian makes a braised broccoli rabe.
- KQED Life: Sat, Dec 27, 2014 -- 12:30pm email reminder
Memphis (#3602H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Memphis, Tennessee, is this week's destination. Visit an organic garden in a tough South Memphis neighborhood that has become a source of community unity. Learn about making the best possible hospital food from Chef Miles McMath, who brings fresh local food into the cafeterias at St. Jude's Hospital. Then expert gardeners John Petty and Michael Minnis teach viewers how to plant a burlap sack garden and how to save seeds. Finally, Chef Ryan Trimm serves up catfish, okra and succotash.
New York City (#3604H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
See how innovative gardeners and farmers make it work in New York City. First, visit a former chef who uses ocean water from Long Island to make her own salt on Manhattan rooftops. Venture into the parks of the city to see the wild bounty available for urban foraging and then ascend to the rooftops of two Brooklyn farms to learn about their gardening techniques. Finally, Chef Einat Admony of Balaboosta restaurant prepares two simple and elegant eggplant dishes.
Ohio (#3603H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Explore Ohio. Visit a man who wasn't happy with what he saw working as a dairy farmer, so he started his own grass-fed dairy. Then, meet a couple who run their own fermenting business using the produce from their farm. Learn a few easy techniques for planting collard greens and preparing for the fall from Volunteers for Veggies, an urban gardening program that donates food to the needy. Restaurant owner Jose Salazar demonstrates how to make tandoori chicken wings.
The Bay Area (#3605H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Edible San Francisco editor Bruce Cole gives gardening tips from his backyard garden, including how to humanely remove pests from the garden. Head to the farmers market with Inna Jam's Dafna Kory to pick up some delicious fruit before making jam. Then, visit the Mandela Foods Co-op - a co-operative grocery store created by the community within a food desert. Finish up with a recipe by food writer and cook Samin Nosrat, who cooks up an herb salad and confit tomatoes on toast.
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Palm Beach (#3606H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Visit Palm Beach, Florida, where Dr. John Zahina-Ramos of Just One Backyard shows how to plant sweet potatoes in a wheelbarrow and then how to make a wall garden. Then visit Jojo Milano, who left the urban life of Miami to start a farm in rural Palm Beach County where she raises purebred Nubian and Lamancha goats and makes cheese from their milk. Next, head to the water to see how Eric Finn dives for the invasive lionfish and spiny lobster. Finish up in the kitchen of Chef Clay Conley, who serves up lionfish, escabeche-style.