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The Mind of a Chef

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The Mind of a Chef: Restaurateur Air date: 12-21-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365139347/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Chef Bloomfield wrestles with the questions every aspiring new or expanding veteran chef has to confront. April and her business partner, Ken Friedman, explore the challenges of opening their first out-of-state venture in San Francisco: Tosca. April is inspired by a local morning bun, and she’s... /episodes/get/11122 /episode/11122 The Mind of a Chef: The Mind of a Chef: Restaurateur /episode-player/11122
The Mind of a Chef: Leftovers Air date: 12-21-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365133708/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false This episode aims to prove that nasty bits have been given a bad rap and deserve to be on the kitchen table along with meatloaf and mashed potatoes. In the kitchen, April cooks faggots, bubble and squeak and pig parts; Fergus Henderson works his offal magic on kidneys. /episodes/get/11040 /episode/11040 The Mind of a Chef: The Mind of a Chef: Leftovers /episode-player/11040
The Mind of a Chef: Farmer Air date: 12-14-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365133664/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false April travels four hours outside London to Cornwall to visit and cook with farmer and chef Tom Adams on his farm. Tom raises the cute, furry and delicious mangalitsa pigs. April and Tom butcher and cook the entire pig piece by piece — loin, shoulder, belly and head. /episodes/get/11041 /episode/11041 The Mind of a Chef: The Mind of a Chef: Farmer /episode-player/11041
The Mind of a Chef: British Classics Air date: 12-14-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365133551/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Bangers and mash, fish’n’chips, and pies and more pies … these are some of the signature dishes of UK cuisine. In this episode, April and friends prepare their versions of the classics. April eats on the streets of London, and April and Fergus Henderson visit a classic London pie shop. /episodes/get/11042 /episode/11042 The Mind of a Chef: The Mind of a Chef: British Classics /episode-player/11042
The Mind of a Chef: Italian Air date: 12-07-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365126368/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false April explores her deep love for Italian cuisine and its influence on her cooking. She visits Marcella Hazan and cooks a dish that reinvigorated her love of cooking. Chef Ruth Rogers makes walnut tagliatelle; in San Francisco Chef Mike Tusk makes extruded pasta; and April makes her famous gnudi. /episodes/get/10863 /episode/10863 The Mind of a Chef: The Mind of a Chef: Italian /episode-player/10863
The Mind of a Chef: Curry Air date: 12-07-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365126270/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false In this episode, April explores curry, the originals as well as England’s versions of this historic cuisine. Legendary cookbook author Madhur Jaffrey takes April to her favorite curry spot in New York City, then cooks. In London, April hangs with her chef friend Stevie Perle and makes and eats... /episodes/get/10855 /episode/10855 The Mind of a Chef: The Mind of a Chef: Curry /episode-player/10855
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The Mind of a Chef, Episode 12: Fresh
This episode explores the idea of fresh in the kitchen: instant broth, pea agnollini, fresh and aged steak with Chef Tien, and ?ike jime? with Dave Arnold and Chef Murata in Kyoto.
Air date: 12/01/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2309650115/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false This episode explores the idea of fresh in the kitchen: instant broth, pea agnollini, fresh and aged steak with Chef Tien, and ?ike jime? with Dave Arnold and Chef Murata in Kyoto. /episodes/get/6367 /episode/6367 The Mind of a Chef: The Mind of a Chef, Episode 12: Fresh /episode-player/6367
The Mind of a Chef, Episode 13: Soy
Savor an entire episode devoted to soy. David Chang visits tofu and miso factories in Japan, Chef Christina Tosi makes burnt miso apple pie, Laurent Gras takes on tofu, Chang makes his classic corn miso and the Torrisi boys compare making tofu to making mozzarella.
Air date: 12/01/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2310373052/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Savor an entire episode devoted to soy. David Chang visits tofu and miso factories in Japan, Chef Christina Tosi makes burnt miso apple pie, Laurent Gras takes on tofu, Chang makes his classic corn miso and the Torrisi boys compare making tofu to making mozzarella. /episodes/get/6368 /episode/6368 The Mind of a Chef: The Mind of a Chef, Episode 13: Soy /episode-player/6368
The Mind of a Chef, Episode 14: Sweet Spot
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2310379816/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false /episodes/get/6369 /episode/6369 The Mind of a Chef: The Mind of a Chef, Episode 14: Sweet Spot /episode-player/6369
The Mind of a Chef, Episode 15: Smoke
Chang profiles regional BBQ in North Carolina, Texas, and Kansas City plus the other-worldly smoky bacon from Allen Benton in Tennessee.
Air date: 01/12/2013
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2323757700/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Chang profiles regional BBQ in North Carolina, Texas, and Kansas City plus the other-worldly smoky bacon from Allen Benton in Tennessee. /episodes/get/6704 /episode/6704 The Mind of a Chef: The Mind of a Chef, Episode 15: Smoke /episode-player/6704
The Mind of a Chef, Episode 16: Buddies
David Chang cooks and goofs around with his friends Peter Meehan in Japan, Laurent Gras, Sat Bains, and Rene Redzepi in Copenhagen.
Air date: 01/12/2013
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2323776299/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false David Chang cooks and goofs around with his friends Peter Meehan in Japan, Laurent Gras, Sat Bains, and Rene Redzepi in Copenhagen. /episodes/get/6705 /episode/6705 The Mind of a Chef: The Mind of a Chef, Episode 16: Buddies /episode-player/6705
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