My Family Feast

May 2014

Ep13 - Balinese

3.0 61 x
The Balinese - Every year the Balinese Community of NSW gets together to celebrate Galungan - a cultural and religious holiday that marks the beginning of the most important religious ceremony in Bali. Galungan occurs every 210 days and lasts for 10...

S1 Ep12 - Serbian

3.0 111 x
Serbian - Stana and Micho Kolundzija are Serbians who moved to Australia on a whim over 40 years ago. Chef Sean Connolly joins them at their Mascot home to celebrate Stana's 66th birthday. For special occasions the family buy a whole pig and roast i...

Ep11 - Afghan

3.5 65 x
Afghan - Dr Rahman Shinwari and his wife Dr Arian are Pashtuns who moved to Australia during the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan. Sean Connolly joins them as they prepare for Eid al-Adha, an annual Islamic festival. After a visit to the mosque with...

Ep10 - Greek

3.0 60 x
Greek - It's St George's Day and George Gavalas is celebrating his name day with family and friends, Greek style. Chef Sean Connolly joins the men in the morning to catch seafood for the feast and then prepare for the evening festivities while Georg...
April 2014

Ep9 - Argentinean

3.0 42 x
Argentinean - Chef Sean Connolly meets Graciela Yoia at the flamenco dance school she has been running for 27 years with her husband Ricardo. Every Sunday the Yoia family invite their friends around for a famous Argentinean barbeque known as an asad...

Ep8 - Indian

3.0 58 x
Indian - Award-winning chef Sean Connolly continues with this celebration of food, family and stories of life. Today, Sean is invited to the wedding of Bengali bride Shrabastee and her Punjabi groom Ankit, from two traditional Indian families in the...

Ep7 - Burmese

3.0 43 x
Burmese - Sean Connolly visits a close-knit community of Burmese Kachin immigrants to witness a traditional ceremony and take part in the feast that follows. It's an arresting sight, with vivid colours, traditional customs and music. Vegetables and ...

Ep6 - Cuban

3.0 33 x
Cuban - Chef Sean Connolly meets the "Cubanadas", a dynamic group of Cuban women who show him how to cook their favourite dishes for their friend Margarita San Jose's 70th birthday celebration. (Commissioned by SBS in English) (Food Series) (Rpt) G ...
March 2014

Ep4 - Mandaean Iraqi

3.0 39 x
Mandaean Iraqi - Join chef Sean Connolly as he meets the Abboud Al-Suhairy family, who fled persecution in Iraq to live in Australia. As Mandaean Baptists, they invite Sean to attend a communal baptism on the Nepean River where he learns about their...

S1 Ep2 - Italian

3.0 29 x
Italian - Join top chef Sean Connolly as he cooks with Australia's immigrants who open up their recipe books, their backyards and their stories to him. This week Sean is invited to the Italian Pacialeo family's annual tomato bottling weekend. After ...