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Episode Guide

Series 1 Episode Guide

Cooking For a Crowd

Series 1 · Episode 1

Cooking for a crowd can be a fun and gratifying task, it just takes a little planning. Watch as Anna Olson takes us through the essentials of throwing a great dinner party.

Firemen, Hot & Cold

Series 1 · Episode 2

Anna Olson takes on the challenges of living a busy lifestyle. In this episode Anna Olson cooks for a team of firefighters with appetites only she can put out!

Country Wedding

Series 1 · Episode 3

Anna's good friend Jennifer is getting married and Anna's bakes her the ultimate wedding gift.

Beach Party

Series 1 · Episode 4

It’s beautiful outside, so why not join Anna and her friends for an impromptu beach party. Anna prepares Roasted Pepper and Eggplant Salad and Three-Bean Salad before heading over to Minors Fisheries to pick up fresh local fish for her pièce de résistance: Lakeside Paella.

Horse Races

Series 1 · Episode 5

It’s a day at the horses races for Anna and her friends, but first a casual outdoor lunch. Travel with Anna to the local Fehrhaven Farms farm gate stand for fresh peaches to top off her decadent Triple Chocolate Brownies dessert.


Series 1 · Episode 6

The annual regatta is in town and everyone is in need of energy food to keep up the pace!

Jazz Fest

Series 1 · Episode 7

The local jazz and blues fest is in full swing, and Anna has planned the perfect picnic with Michael and their friends Bob and Jean.

Weekend Brunch

Series 1 · Episode 8

Michael’s nephew Chris and his wife Ana are in town and they’ve been invited over for a lazy and relaxing brunch.

House Concert

Series 1 · Episode 9

Anna’s niece, singer/song writer Carrie Catherine, is in town playing for a local fundraiser.


Series 1 · Episode 10

Anna’s friends Mike and Tina have a fabulous vegetable garden, and this year they’ve harvested more then they can handle. This episode of Fresh is all about preserving and creating meals based around preserved foods.

Pie Judging

Series 1 · Episode 11

Anna’s been asked to judge a pie baking contest for the town’s local food festival, and this episode is all about pie inspired recipes!

Eat to the Beat

Series 1 · Episode 12

For the past eight years Anna has participated in the Eat to the Beat breast cancer fundraising event. This event is all about healthy foods.

April's Shower

Series 1 · Episode 13

Anna’s good friend April is getting married, and for her wedding shower Anna is preparing the perfect ladies luncheon.

Vegetarian Lunch Delivery

Series 1 · Episode 14

Michael’s co-worker at the local college is hosting a working lunch and Anna is catering a vegetarian meal.

Significant Birthday

Series 1 · Episode 15

Anna’s friend Susan is celebrating her fiftieth birthday with a dinner celebration with friends.

Folks for Dinner

Series 1 · Episode 16

Anna’s parents are stopping by for Sunday dinner, and there’s nothing like comfort food to give you that cozy reassuring family feeling.

All Ages Dinner

Series 1 · Episode 17

When friends with kids come over for dinner, Anna likes to take a different approach to ensure that everyone enjoys the meal!

Winemakers Dinner

Series 1 · Episode 18

Winemaker’s dinners are a popular trend, and Anna has prepared this formal yet fun dinner to compliment her favourite red wines from her friend’s winery.

Harvest Supper

Series 1 · Episode 19

Michael’s foodie family is coming to town, and what better inspiration for her meal then the current country harvest.

French Bistro

Series 1 · Episode 20

Anna’s friends are in town and she’s throwing a spontaneous dinner party with French flair for these last minute guests.

Ultimate Comfort Food

Series 1 · Episode 21

Michael’s had a busy week at work and his daughter Mika is busy with her school work, so comfort food is just what this family is asking for!

Herb Inspired Meal

Series 1 · Episode 22

Anna and Michael have an evening alone together, and Anna’s preparing an herb inspired romantic dinner.

Alsatian Reminiscing

Series 1 · Episode 23

On a recent trip to France, Anna and Michael fell in love with Alsatian cuisine. Inspired by their vacation, Anna is preparing a reminiscent meal.

Dinner with The Pingues

Series 1 · Episode 24

The Pingues are local producers of fine Italian Prosciutto and other salamis, and are adamant foodies just like the Olsons.

Spanish Tapas

Series 1 · Episode 25

The relaxed Spanish style of enjoying tapas is an innovative way to share many flavours, and Anna has prepared four fabulous platters to share with her friends while enjoying glasses of flavour complimenting sherry.

Charades Night

Series 1 · Episode 26

Anna and Michael just love games night, and their favourite game is charades! Anna prepares easy party food to enjoy during the fun.