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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, Jan 18, 2018 - 9:00 AM    "The Water of Life: Cognac" Cognac is a sophisticated libation that thrived during prohibition and continues to influence food trends to this day. It is also the name of a French town where Chef Staib travels and reveals the fascinating history of this celebrated spirit. In Cognac, Chef Staib visits a sturgeon farm and prepares A Taste of History with Smoked Sturgeon, Roasted Breast of Pigeon with Foie Gras and Chocolate Sabayon with Cognac. D
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Thursday, Jan 18, 2018 - 9:00 AM "The Water of Life: Cognac" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Jan 25, 2018 - 9:00 AM "Boston's Famous Parker House" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Feb 1, 2018 - 9:00 AM "The Moravians of Bethlehem" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Feb 8, 2018 - 9:00 AM "James K. Polk: The Dark Horse President" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Feb 15, 2018 - 9:00 AM "George Washington's Tent" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Feb 22, 2018 - 9:00 AM "When America Spoke French" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Mar 1, 2018 - 9:00 AM "George Washington In Barbados" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Mar 8, 2018 - 9:00 AM "Eliza Powel's Sinful Feast" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Mar 15, 2018 - 9:00 AM "Pittsburgh: from Frontier to Fortune" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Mar 22, 2018 - 9:00 AM "From Bordeaux to Jefferson's Cellars" (PLUS)
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Previous Taste of History on PLUS (MT)
Thursday, Jan 18, 2018 - 9:00 AM  "The Water of Life: Cognac"
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Thursday, Jan 11, 2018 - 9:00 AM  "Dr. Benjamin Rush: Father of American Psychiatry"
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Thursday, Jan 4, 2018 - 9:00 AM  "George Washington In Barbados"
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Thursday, Dec 28, 2017 - 9:00 AM  "Charles Thomson's Great Seal of the United States"
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Thursday, Dec 21, 2017 - 9:00 AM  "Washington's Character, Charisma & Ambition"
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Thursday, Dec 14, 2017 - 9:00 AM  "The Queen of the Caribbean"
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Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 - 9:00 AM  "Coffee Past, Present & Future"
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Thursday, Nov 30, 2017 - 9:00 AM  "The Mummers: Pistols, Parasols & Parades"
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Thursday, Nov 23, 2017 - 9:00 AM  "Yorktown - The Last Battle"
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Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 - 9:00 AM  "Cajun Cuisine of the Acadians"
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