Gourmet Farmer

August 2017

Season 4 Episode 2

4.0 16 x
As the building of his new house on Fat Pig Farm gets underway, Matthew sets about improving other areas of the farm in preparation for his new farm-to-table restaurant. Produce needs to be source, the vegetable garden needs a major overhaul - but ...

Season 4 Episode 1

3.0 22 x
After selling his original Puggle Farm, Matthew Evans moves his family to the much larger Fat Pig Farm, where he has a dream to build a farm-to-table restaurant in the upper paddock. When the doors are flung open, Matthew will be put to the test as ...
June 2016

S3 Ep10

Expired 4.0 355 x
Feast - It’s been a year since Matthew expanded his business and bought the new farm and it’s been a steep learning curve for both him and Sadie. Their passion to have visitors to Fat Pig Farm to share and experience their lifestyle, and taste produ...
May 2016

S3 Ep9

Expired 4.0 135 x
Fish - Matthew, Nick and Ross go on a sailing adventure to Maria Island on Tasmania’s east coast. The boys learn how to sail, meet some keen fishermen, are visited by dolphins and whales, and explore Maria Island, hiking and snorkelling at the marin...

S3 Ep8

Expired 3.5 159 x
Beef - 50 acres of pasture is a lot of grass to manage and the local NRM, who are the group who consult on how to improve and maintain a healthy farm - have told Matthew he desperately needs to get animals to graze his grass - to regenerate it and a...

S3 Ep7

Expired 3.0 152 x
Cellar Door and Wine Growing Road Trip - Nick has bought himself a wine fermenter and is hoping to enlist both Matthew and Ross to make a barrel of their own vintage. The three boys go on a Cellar Door road trip around the Tamar Valley, researching ...

S3 Ep6

Expired 2.5 173 x
Breaking Down a Pig - Matthew Evans is keen to use all parts of the pig to make sure that he’s adding as much value as possible to his future porkers. He has a plan for a ‘Breaking Down’ day, where one pig is broken down into its constituent parts, ...
April 2016

S3 Ep5

Expired 3.0 125 x
Shop Special: Cheese, Saffron, Sloe Gin - Matthew and Nick’s new shop venture, A Common Ground, provides many challenges; meeting demand with a variable supply of seasonal local produce, maintaining commitment to ethically grown and prepared food wh...

S3 Ep4

Expired 3.0 108 x
Smoker - Inspired by his recent trip to France, Matthew Evans decides to add a couple of geese to his menagerie. While picking the geese up from a local farmer, he is distracted by a home-built cold smoker. One of Matthew’s visions for the new farm ...

S3 Ep3

Expired 3.0 149 x
Festivale - Matthew Evans has been planning to build a commercial kitchen but the cost is prohibitive. His friend Ross tells him about a caravan fitted out with a commercial kitchen that is for sale on Bruny Island. The mobile kitchen would also be ...