• 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Truck Wild and Ramped Umami Stories

By Joanna Greer

Former coal miner and mountain man extraordinaire Jay Spencer hunts for aromatic wild leeks in the forest outside Richwood, West Virginia, a lumber town and Ramp Capital of the World. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Bittersweetness of God's Love (2)

By Eric Winick

Lisa Zullig and her team of dietitians at God's Love We Deliver provide nutritional assistance to a diverse clientele around the metro-New York City area. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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The Big Cookoff

By Nico Savidge

Each year, the football teams from the U of California and Stanford U. play in The Big Game; now for the first time, they meet in the arena of cooking in The Big Cookoff. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Sweet Discoveries: One Man's Life as a Dumpster Diver

By Elizabeth Delaquess

Elizabeth goes on a walk with Andy, her former housemate, and asks him about living off of food from dumpsters. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:28
  • USA

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Ooo, Mommy

By Julie Caine

My name's Julie, and I'm a licorice addict. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • ENGLAND

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The Bitter Loss of Flavour

By Charlotte McDonald

The sunny bike ride that taught one young woman the painful difference between taste and flavour. (more)

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  • 2001
  • 34:04
  • USA

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Nostalgia

By Paul McCarthy

The first Johnny Rockets opened in 1986 on Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles, a concept restaurant embodying the epitome of retro culture. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • WALES

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Life Is Sweet Again

By Bryony Hawkins

Lucy Beesley's determination to fight off cancer and live normally has resulted in a life even sweeter than before. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 14:31
  • USA

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My Struggle With Obesity

By Czerina Patel & Samr "Rocky" Tayeh

Fifteen-year-old Rocky, a Palestinian American, lives with his parents and siblings in Brooklyn.  Three times the size of his twin sister, Rocky is the target of his siblings’ jokes and insults. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Bitter Starts, Savory Endings

By Ricardo Marinez

An exploration of identity through food experiences. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:56
  • USA

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One Man's Sour is Another Man's Sweet

By Victoria Bedford & Abigail Collins

Maximus Thaler has an interesting relationship with food. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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An Injection of Sweetness

By Jessica Miller

When Joanne decided to spice up her diet, she got a little more than she bargained for. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • CANADA

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Julia and the Bag of Sweet Buns

By Marion Kane

Broadcaster Marion Kane travels to Julia Child's home to join her for breakfast. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 4:01
  • USA

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COMPETITIVE EATING = UMI… OR UMAMI

By Jeng-Tyng (Jen) Hong

Legend has it that on July 4, 1916, four immigrants had a hot dog eating contest at Coney Island to determine the most patriotic; Crazy Legs Conti is the ultimate American. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:02
  • CHILE

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Me, Myself and Umami

By Sharlene Newman

When it comes to appetite, our bodies can have several personalities and each part wants its say. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:57
  • USA

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Chain of Missing Links - 9

By Masaki Araya

Sharla Cooper of www.wholefoodies.org explains how whole food is greater than the sum of its refined parts. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 5:09
  • USA

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Steve the Baker

By David Welch

"Without bread we are all orphans," says the sign that greets customers as they walk into Steve's Bread Shop in Portland, Maine. Meet Steve, who bakes bread in the most traditional way possible: by hand. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:58
  • USA

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Night of the Bitter Pizza Boy

By Stephen Rickard

A glimpse into the strange of world delivering pizzas. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:51
  • USA

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I'm Salty

By Adam Lee

I'm Salty -- Put me in your mouth! (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:01
  • USA

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Very Sweet with Edge of Tartness

By Will Coley

Rachel Steinhardt encounters an unexpected memento of her grandmother's life. (more)

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