Food: Fact Or Fiction

June 2017
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Season 1 Episode 6 - Hungry For Love

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Michael McKean digs into the heart of food and love. Chocolate and romance go hand in hand, but is this love affair really backed up by chemistry? Couples today can't tie the knot without saying "I do" to their dream wedding cake, but did this tradi...
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Season 1 Episode 5 - Breakfast

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Michael McKean reveals the truth behind the most important meal of the day. From coffee to pancakes to bacon, we'll find out how some sneaky marketing ploys and acts of sin have shaped what we eat for breakfast in America. Does coffee really stunt y...
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Season 1 Episode 4 - Taste Of War

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Michael McKean puts food on the frontlines of wars and discover how some of history's most epic battles were decided by what we eat. Did Frozen Dinners save the world in the Second World War? Were hamburgers invented on the battlefield? Did the Sout...
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Season 1 Episode 3 - Passports, Please!

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Michael McKean takes a trip around the food globe to find out where some of the most popular international dishes were really born. French Fries are fried, but are they really French? Pizza and Italy go together like cheese and pepperoni, but can th...
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Season 1 Episode 2 - What's For Dessert?

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Michael McKean indulges in the best part of every meal: Dessert. From cake to pie to banana splits, these favourite desserts are baked with rich stories that have shaped America in extraordinary ways. Travel back in time to find out how cake gave ri...
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Season 1 Episode 1 - Doctor's Note

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Host Michael McKean explores age-old adages and uncovers fascinating food mysteries that are baked inside everything we eat. In this episode, he uncovers the truth behind America's most popular food remedies. Do carrots really improve our eyesight? ...
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