Host Eric Gorges combs the country for America’s finest craftsmen, documenting what it means to be a modern-day maker. In each episode, Eric explains the history of an old-world craft as it is practiced in America today.
Host Eric Gorges visits John Wilson, a writer, a teacher and a woodworker, at his home shop and learns how to make a shoulder plane. Eric learns the history of shop-made tools, how to home temper tool-steel and the importance of salt in the woodshed.
This series combines flavorful ingredients, top chefs and beautiful locations for the ultimate dining experience. In the third season of the Emmy-nominated series, Australian Chef Pete Evans goes coast-to-coast, and across the sea, traveling to Nashville, Louisville, Miami, San Antonio, Hawaii and other US locations to meet the best chefs in each area and cook a delicious meal that incorporates local and seasonal ingredients.
Pete heads to Fresno with some of California’s hottest chefs, David Kinch and Ludo Lefebvre. They take a tour of Love Apple Farms in Santa Cruz where David grows most of his produce for his restaurant, Manresa. Then they visit a farm to learn how to pick and dry their apricots. Ludo and David head to the kitchen to make a feast featuring grilled lamb shoulder with apricots, eggplant caviar, curried carrots, and a panna cotta extraordinaire.