Binge-worthy food shows that will excite your tastebuds!

March 21, 2024
Binge-worthy food shows that will excite your tastebuds

Food shows have become a beloved pastime for many, for food enthusiasts, it’s usually their go-to for inspiration or entertainment.

Whether you’re a seasoned chef or an amateur foodie, there’s something special about watching talented individuals share their expertise and passion. From competition to documentary formats, there are many options to satisfy every palate. If you’re on the hunt for your next binge-worthy obsession, we’ve got you covered!

Here are 5 food shows that promise to tickle your tastebuds

1. Chrissy & Dave Dine Out

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Join the dynamic duo Chrissy Teigen and Dave Chang, as they crack the Los Angeles restaurant scene wide open alongside Joel Kim Booster. The show follows Teigen, Chang, and Booster as they host unexpected and entertaining dinner parties around Los Angeles that include delicious food, great conversation, and celebrity guests.

From hole-in-the-wall diners to Michelin-starred restaurants, Chrissy and Dave leave no stone unturned in their quest for delicious food and unforgettable dining experiences. With their infectious chemistry and insatiable appetites, this dynamic duo will have you laughing, drooling, and craving your next foodie adventure.

2. Searching for Soul Food

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On a journey to understand the essence of comfort food around the world, Celebrity chef Alisa Reynolds discovers what soul food looks like in different countries. She explores the stories, people, and traditions of each place she visits. With its heartfelt storytelling and mouthwatering visuals, this show is a celebration of heritage.

Love, compassion, and creativity—these ingredients give soul food its distinctive flavour. From the Mississippi Delta to South Africa, soul food has a rich and complex history that reflects the experiences and struggles of African diaspora communities worldwide.


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3. Julia

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Inspired by the life and recipes of the legendary Julia Child, this delightful series takes viewers on a culinary journey through the eyes of one of America’s most iconic chefs.

From her humble beginnings in Paris to her rise to fame as a beloved television personality, “Julia” offers a fascinating glimpse into the world of French cuisine. With its charming storytelling and delectable dishes, this show is sure to leave you feeling inspired to get creative in the kitchen.

4. Lessons in Chemistry

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Set in the 1960s, “Lessons in Chemistry” follows the story of Elizabeth Zott portrayed by Brie Larson, a scientist turned television personality who revolutionizes the way society thinks about food.

With her unconventional approach to cooking and her passion for chemistry, Elizabeth challenges the status quo and encourages viewers to embrace experimentation in the kitchen. Filled with humour, heart, and plenty of mouthwatering recipes, this show is a must-watch for anyone who loves to cook or simply enjoys a good laugh.

5. I’ll Bring The Wine with Nederburg

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This locally produced culinary show has made waves both domestically and internationally.  The five-part video series, “I’ll Bring The Wine,” is hosted by renowned South African culinary writer and restaurateur Karen Dudley.

With the last episode recently released, you may binge-watch it and beg for more. Eye-watering cinematography meets delectable gastronomy, expertly combined for viewers to enjoy. From the parched plains of the Karoo to the lush, rural slopes of Kwa-Zulu Natal, from chicken feet terrine at a five-star restaurant in Cape Town to slow-cooked tongue in the heart of the Midlands. This is a must-watch culinary gem!

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