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Episode Guide

Upcoming Episodes

France

Series 6 · Episode 5

Will travels to the abbey of Mont des Cats in Normandy, Citeaux in Burgundy, and Tamie in Savoie to discover how Trappist monk's cheese is being made. He looks at what the future holds for these classic benchmarks.

  • Reminders Record
    30 July: 10:00am on Lifestyle FOOD
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    30 July: 4:05pm on Lifestyle FOOD

Italy

Series 6 · Episode 6

Traditional cheese making is strictly seasonal in the alps of North Eastern Italy and production is very limited.Will travels to the foothills of the alps to meet the oldest cheese maker in Italy.

  • Reminders Record
    6 August: 10:00am on Lifestyle FOOD
  • Reminders Record
    6 August: 4:05pm on Lifestyle FOOD

France

Series 6 · Episode 7

Will travels to Normandy and the Charentes-Poitou to visit cooperative dairies still making butter the traditional way. Then an old friend offers to show him how easy it is to make delicious fresh cultured butter at home.

  • Reminders Record
    13 August: 10:00am on Lifestyle FOOD
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    13 August: 4:05pm on Lifestyle FOOD

The Basque

Series 8 · Episode 1

Will and his daughter travel to the beautiful Iraty Valley in the Basque to meet Peio Etxeleku of Agour dairy to learn about the many challenges facing the local Ossau-Iraty cheese.

  • Reminders Record
    16 August: 8:30pm on Lifestyle FOOD
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    17 August: 3:55pm on Lifestyle FOOD
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    19 August: 7:30pm on Lifestyle FOOD
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    20 August: 10:00am on Lifestyle FOOD
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    20 August: 4:05pm on Lifestyle FOOD

Vermont

Series 8 · Episode 2

Will and Ellie catch up with cheese maker Allison Hooper at Vermont Creamery to tour her new state-of-the-art goat cheese dairy and sample her award-winning cheese.

  • Reminders Record
    23 August: 8:30pm on Lifestyle FOOD
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    24 August: 3:50pm on Lifestyle FOOD
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    26 August: 7:30pm on Lifestyle FOOD
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    27 August: 10:00am on Lifestyle FOOD
  • Reminders Record
    27 August: 4:05pm on Lifestyle FOOD

Normandy

Series 8 · Episode 3

Will and his daughter Ellie catch up with local hero Thierry Graindorge to learn what makes authentic Camembert de Normandie 'special' and how to recognise it.

  • Reminders Record
    30 August: 8:30pm on Lifestyle FOOD
  • Reminders Record
    31 August: 3:55pm on Lifestyle FOOD