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 #3505H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
It's a good and full day on sea and land, first to harvest crab and sea urchin off the California coast. Then, with the catch in hand, prepare a feast with local farm workers who strive to maintain their traditions and culture while doing the hard labor of sustainable farming. Further up the coast, at Magnolia Farm in Oregon, learn the story of naturally raised lamb and a feast to celebrate it. In the Victory Garden, Roger checks on the endives and makes mulch; Chef Marian creates an artichoke appetizer.
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Episode #3506H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
In upstate New York, learn about the devastating impact on local farmers by Hurricane Irene and the importance and role of CSAs in helping them weather the storm. Chef Daniel demonstrates how to make some wonderful side dishes with farm-to-table ingredients. Then, ride the river in Peoria, Illinois, to catch the sustainable Asian carp. Back at the Victory Garden, Roger plants eggplant and Chef Marian makes a Chinese cabbage salad.
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Episode #3507H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
This week, take a trip to Vermont to meet people involved with sustainable farming and see the foods they produce. In San Francisco, three local farms combine the foods they produce for one amazing restaurant meal to celebrate their hard work and support of local agriculture. In the Victory Garden, Roger explains how to grow butternut squash, and Chef Marian makes cilantro and mango chutney.
Episode #3509H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
In the mountains of the Eastern Cascades, hunt for morel mushrooms and see how they're prepared for an unforgettable dinner around the campfire. Outside Taos, New Mexico, meet a farmer and outdoorsman who illustrates how to find flavorful food growing naturally on the land. In the Victory Garden, it's time to learn about apples and sorrel; Chef Marian uses the sorrel to prepare farm-fresh salmon.
Episode #3510H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG
In Arkansas, we catch and prepare frogs, before traveling to Maryland to explore the other end of the spectrum, meeting a local farmer who's created an animal sanctuary to save livestock from slaughter. It's a study in contrasts of two approaches to sustainability. Back at home, Roger plants and harvests peas, and Chef Marian makes a pea and cucumber side dish.