Friday, April 27th, 2018
Food & Drink

Food & Drink

Barely Beer Barons

New! Barely Beer Barons shows how three friends found their path to brewery ownership and the promise of fresh craft beer for their San Bernardino, California-based brewery. The show chronicles Brew Rebellion’s dream of brewing up a business, approaching the operation in their brand of unconventional, unfettered acumen. By their ...

Barolo Boys – The Story of a Revolution

Now one of the most famous red wines in the world, 30 years ago Barolo was unknown even in its own region, the beautiful Langhe in north-western Italy. This Award-winning film tells the fascinating story of a group of friends who helped Barolo explode into a world phenomenon, the so-called ...

Crafting a Nation

The American craft beer industry began its rise during the worst economic crisis in America since the Great Depression. In 2012, as the craft beer movement was sweeping the country, a team of visionary young filmmakers with a passion for both documentary film and craft beer, tell the story of ...

Brewed in Brooklyn

Sit back, crack open a cold one & see the history of the one time, and perhaps future beer brewing capital of the world, Brooklyn NY. This documentary explores the origins of the brewing industry in Brooklyn from early 1800s up to & including the modern day craft brewers & ...

Craft Beer in Japan

Craft beer is a fast growing popular movement in Japan. Traveling to Japan to scout this exciting emerging market, american craft beer brewmaster Rob LoBreglio sets out on an off-the-beaten-track visit to meet with beer brewers, pub owners and beer lovers and to discover the Japanese way of beer. Kanpai! ...

The Martini – The Iconic Cocktail

Enjoy this documentary dedicated to the most iconic cocktail of all time, the Martini. Discover the incredible myths and truths of the history of the Martini. 14 of the most celebrated bartenders in the field give their take on the cocktail’s history. Where does the name come from? Who created ...

Sriracha

It has been named “Ingredient of the Year” by Bon Appetit Magazine, and “Best Tasting Hot Sauce,” according to Cooks Illustrated. In 2012, Huy Fong Foods sold 20 million bottles of Sriracha! That’s 100 million pounds of chiles! But even with its cult following — the recipes, the t-shirts, the ...

The Mother Grain

The Mother Grain is a documentary film about the rapid rise in the popularity of quinoa, with a focus on the lives and methods of the local Aymara and Quechua Bolivian farmers, who are descended from the Incas. Their Incan ancestors grew quinoa in the same region of the Andes ...

The Cocktail Hour

William Sitwell, editor of Waitrose Food Illustrated, goes in search of the perfect martini and discovers if the most famous cocktail in the world should be shaken or stirred. Also, in this fascinating programme, he unearths the history of the first cocktail and samples some of the world’s finest cigars ...

White Magic: The Alba Truffle

The Alba White Truffle has the enviable reputation of being the ultimate in fungi, with a taste unlike any other, and a price to match. Finding these gastronomic gems is an art in itself, and in this fascinating documentary author and chef Tom Tuke-Hastings travels through the hills of Northern ...

Chocolate Heaven

William Sitwell, editor of Waitrose Food Illustrated, delves into the seductive world of all things chocolate. Sitwell receives a master class in making delicious chocolate truffles from chocolatier Amelia Rope and talks to Chantal Coady, the doyenne of chocolate and founder of Rococo, about the origins of the finest chocolate ...

After Dark

What goes into making a fine cigar, a sumptuous piece of chocolate and a memorable port? Many have a love of certain things in life that inevitably follow a good meal, those after-dinner luxuries that make an evening special. In this film, William Sitwell, editor of Waitrose Food Illustrated, discovers ...

The Party Guru

As the ultimate party planner, Liz Brewer believes in bringing together the right people for the right occasion. To London society, she is the person to call when you want to throw a fabulous party where relationships can be struck and potential deals set up. A party guru who brings ...