Barefoot Contessa: Back to Basics

Season 18

Season 18, Episode 3 - Jeffreys Faves

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Ina Garten celebrates Jeffrey's favourite foods, starting with fried chicken sandwiches, perfect for kick-starting the weekend, and an incredible canape of salmon cured with dill and pernod.

Season 18, Episode 2 - Tomatoes All Ways

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Tomatoes are one of Ina’s favourite ingredients, and they star in her Easy Provencal Lamb that has a real wow factor, as well as her over-the-top good Penne Arrabiata, the spiciest pasta in town. Ina uses canned and crushed in her updated Stewed Lentils and Tomatoes, and beautiful heirloom tomatoes speak for themselves in ...

Season 18, Episode 1 - Best In Class

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Ina shares her best-in-class dishes with the volume turned up. She revamps a breakfast favourite - lemon ricotta pancakes with figs, then combines two winners in Caesar-roasted swordfish.
Season 16

Season 16, Episode 7 - Good Grilling

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Ina Garten is fired up and sharing her advice for grilling and barbecuing like a pro. To start, hot coals work their magic on her Tuscan grilled Cornish hens, and she amps up the flavour on foolproof ribs with barbecue sauce. Her flame-grilled smoky eggplant dip features yogurt and mint, and her husband Jeffrey can't resis...
Season 17

Season 17, Episode 8 - Pork

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Ina is sharing new ways to cook with pork - and she’s putting bacon, sausage, kielbasa and tenderloins in the spotlight. She begins by making sausage and mushroom strudels for appetisers and follows them with hearty lentil and kielbasa salad. Baked farro and butternut squash works as a main dish or side with Ina’s quick he...

Season 17, Episode 7 - Holiday Brunch

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Ina Garten is sharing recipes and pro tips for putting together a gorgeous seasonal brunch. She starts with shakshuka with feta, the perfect way to serve eggs to a crowd, and bakes a batch of make-ahead morning glory muffins. Smoked salmon tartines with gravlax sauce turn the volume up on a brunch staple, and Ina shares he...

Season 17, Episode 6 - Make Ahead Entertaining

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Ina is entertaining, and she's taking the pressure off with all make-ahead dishes. She starts with two easy appetisers - mustard and gruyere batons and warm dates with blue cheese and prosciutto. Her main course is Moroccan lamb tagine with steamed couscous, and she whips up a decadent chocolate cake for dessert. Ina also ...

Season 17, Episode 5 - Spicy

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Some like it hot, so Ina serves up some of her favourite spicy dishes. She starts with an exotic lamb and chickpea curry made with a fragrant mix of spices, and her lobster corn fritters are paired with creamy sriracha sauce. Ina also makes sweet potato empanadas with chipotle chilli for kick, and her sauteed shishito pepp...

Season 17, Episode 4 - Thanksgiving New Ideas

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Ina is giving traditional Thanksgiving dinner dishes a modern twist. To start, it’s out with the big bird and in with Tuscan turkey roulade, which is easy to make and carve. For side dishes, Ina is preparing chipotle smashed sweet potatoes and one-pan roasted vegetables. Finally, her dazzling holiday dessert is pumpkin fla...
Season 16

Season 16, Episode 8 - Herbs All Ways

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Ina Garten is cooking with her favourite herbs and sharing tips for turning up the flavour. dill, chives, and basil shine in her heirloom tomatoes with herbed ricotta. Ina also incorporates rosemary, oregano, and mint in her pork souvlaki with radish tzatziki and pitas for an easy dinner.