Season 6

Episode 1

"Peace With Its Leaves and Joy With Its Golden Oil":

The History of Olives & Olive Oil

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Episode 2

"Gluttony Destroys More Men than the Sword":

The History of Dieting & Weight Loss

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Episode 3

Interview with Renowned Weight Loss Surgeon,

Dr. Terry Simpson

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Episode 4

"He Who Aspires To Be A Hero Must Drink Brandy":

The History of Brandy

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Episode 5

Interview with Street Gourmet Expert &

James Beard Award Winning Writer,

Bill Esparza

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Episode 6

The History of 2 Great Food Inventions:

Silverware & The Refrigerator

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Episode 7

Interview with Renowned Historian

& UCLA Department of History Chair,

Dr. Carla Pestana,

on the Columbian Exchange

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Episode 8

Some Like It Hot:

The History of Chili Peppers & Hot Sauce

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Episode 9

Interview with Cookbook Author & Baker Extraordinaire,

Duff Goldman

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Episode 10

The History of Military Rations

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Episode 11

Interview with Cookbook Author & Chef Extraordinaire,

Marcus Samuelsson

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