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Taste of History

A TASTE OF HISTORY is a TV cooking series that explores America's culinary beginnings from the Birthplace of American Cuisine. This innovative series brings America's history to life and makes it vibrant as we step back in time and get to know the founders of our country through the food they ate and the recipes they prepared. Chef Walter Staib, an award-winning internationally known chef with over four decades of experience, is a master of open hearth cookery. He demonstrates a true mastery in the preparation of sophisticated 18th Century cuisine, sure to inspire home-cooks. A TASTE OF HISTORY is . . .

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Thursday, Aug 2, 2012 - 9:00 AM    "The Powels - Friends of the Washingtons" Samuel Powel has the distinction of being the last mayor of Philadelphia under British Rule, and the first after the War of Independence. Powel hosted elegant parties at his residence for his friends, George and Martha Washington, along with Jefferson, Adams and Franklin. In this episode, we tour the Powel House, and Chef Staib prepares a Washington favorite: Forced Cabbage along with a Traditional Beef Stew with Egg Noodles. D
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Thursday, Aug 2, 2012 - 9:00 AM "The Powels - Friends of the Washingtons" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Aug 9, 2012 - 9:00 AM "Surgery and Soda Pop" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Aug 16, 2012 - 9:00 AM "Escape to Deshler Morris House" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Aug 23, 2012 - 9:00 AM "Benedict Arnold's Treacherous Wife" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Aug 30, 2012 - 9:00 AM "Benjamin Franklin - Science Superstar" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Sep 6, 2012 - 9:00 AM "David Rittenhouse's Orrery" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Sep 13, 2012 - 9:00 AM "Yellow Fever" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Sep 20, 2012 - 9:00 AM "Betsy Ross Sews A Legend" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Sep 27, 2012 - 9:00 AM "18th Century Animals" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Oct 4, 2012 - 9:00 AM "Coffee at Colonial Williamsburg" (PLUS)
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