TV Shows

We could watch food TV all day long. Who's with us? Tell us your favorite cooking shows, and why. Fellow Chowhounds discuss spoilers, current seasons, and what to watch.


Rachael Ray gets on my last nerve

by wwwalker 4 years ago

Does anyone notice how she over talks her guests and finishes her guests sentences? I'm just wondering if anyone else has noticed this. I think it is so rude. its like she is afraid that her guests...

Bok Bok (SNL)

by syrup09 14 days ago

A couple of days ago SNL had a commercial parody of a fast food chicken restaurant called Bok Bok. As it turns out it mascot looks like Momo, a disturbing internet meme. It was kind of funny in a...

What would you do to fix the Food Network?

by Jpan99 5 years ago

A recent article implies that Food Network's ratings have been on a steady decline since they got rid of Paula Deen. I'm inclined to think they were already falling but nobody had reason to report...

Fatima Ali of Top Chef has passed away

coney with everything
by coney with everything 2 months ago

Profoundly sad, although we knew it was coming. Condolences to her family and friends

Blogger from 10-15 years ago

by rcspott 3 months ago

Does anyone remember the name of the women that used to do short cooking videos out of her small apartment? Maybe via NYT. I think she was a rather petite brunette. Thanks

Chris Kimball's new 'Milk Street Kitchen'...

by gutreactions 2 years ago

Chris Kimball has been a busy man. Ever since he left America's Test Kitchen and Cook's Illustrated, he has been working on a new food media company: Milk Street based in downtown Boston at 177 Mil...

Sara Moulton's 'Flavors of Tuscany' a tempting surprise...

by gutreactions 4 months ago

While catching up on my food tv, I was pleasantly surprised by Sara Moulton's 'Flavors of Tuscany'. It was on her 'Sara's Weeknight Meals' series, episode 801, on PBS. There she is visiting a 16th ...

My Aplogies, but I Need to Vent About America's Test Kitchen

by jarona 7 years ago

You know--I'm kinda ticked off right now. I went to check my email and America's Test Kitchen sent me this email entitled "How to Make the Perfect Pepper Crusted"........ Well, I'm thinking--"...

MSG Network launches 'Food Week'...

by gutreactions 3 months ago

You may not think of the culinary when watching sports programming on MSG channels, but the Network has just launched its first ever 'Food Week', trying to bring together the food & sports worlds. ...

Martha and Snoop Cooking Show on VH1...

by gutreactions 2 years ago

Martha Stewart and rapper/actor Snoop Dogg have premiered a cooking/rap session show of sorts on VH1. How's that for a match-up? Anyone catch it?

Cooking TV shows where you can actually learn something

by michaeljc70 7 months ago

It seems like on all the networks that have cooking shows, just about everything has become reality tv competition shows. I'm not going to lie and say I never watch them, but there are way too ma...

Cooking Show Hosts Need To Remove Jewelry When They Are Cooking!

by MarianneB88 5 years ago

I am watching Lidia Bastianich and she is making sausage at a shop and those bangle bracelets of hers are all over the raw meat. That is so unhygienic. She is a professional and should know not to ...

Fun Sci-Fi Cooking Show Story in Analog Magazine Nov/Dec 2018

by MidwesternerTT 4 months ago

My two hobbies - cooking & reading (science fiction, especially) - collided this month. What happens when an android becomes a last-minute contestant on a live-broadcast cooking show? During a bl...

Guy's Ranch Kitchen is a tempting series...

by gutreactions 4 months ago

I have caught a few episodes of Guy's Ranch Kitchen on the Food Network, and I admit I like it. I like the culinary talent he brings to his rustic ranch kitchen and the themed cookoffs. The Thanksg...

Girl Meets Farm on Food Network

MplsM ary
by MplsM ary 4 months ago

First a little context: We Minnesotans are a weird bunch. We humble-brag better than just about anyone. When our state or the city/town in which we live is mentioned by any media, anywhere, in any ...

Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking is a culinary cornucopia!

by gutreactions 1 year ago

I search out the TV series on my local PBS channels. It is hosted by Australian-bred Chef Pete Evans and visits some ravishing culinary locales. A recent episode took place in Taos, New Mexico; oth...

Nesbitt's Soda Ad

by syrup09 4 months ago

Does anyone remember see a Series of very surreal TV comercials back in the 70's for Nesbitt's Soda? I guess pyschadellic would be the best word to describe them.

Great British Bakeoff Masterclass Episodes

by janniecooks 2 years ago

On the Masterclass Episodes Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood give their technical challenge recipes. Both Mary and Paul use a term I'm not familiar with when they talk about the oven temperature. Bo...