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The Best Thing I Ever Ate

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The Best Thing I Ever Ate

What do the celebrity chefs and hosts of Food Network programs like to eat when they're on their own time and their own dime? They tell you in each episode of this show, which focuses on a different type of food. The celebrities talk about pizza, for example, and tell you where in the country you can find their personal favorites. They also dish on great desserts, their favorite barbeque joints, and where to get the best comfort foods.

Premiere:
Jan 23, 2009
Original Network:
Food Network
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Small Plates, Big Taste

S08, E16  (First Aired: Mar. 19, 2018)
Chef Beau MacMillan dives into some scallops; Roger Mooking heads to Texas for succulent chicken; Molly Yeh reveals the secret to her favorite fried pickles.
  • Sun 6/24
  • 1:00PM-1:30PM
  • 166
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Cake Walk

S04, E06  (First Aired: Nov. 1, 2010)
Incredible cakes that are flourless and red velvet to cream-filled and chocolate-layered.
  • Sun 6/24
  • 1:30PM-2:00PM
  • 166
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Last Supper

S03, E12  (First Aired: Aug. 30, 2010)
Pizza; crispy fried chicken; juicy duck; pasta; sweet smoky BBQ pork.
  • Sun 6/24
  • 9:00PM-9:30PM
  • 166
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Best I Ever Drank

S03, E13  (First Aired: Sep. 6, 2010)
Gin blossoms to chocolate sodas; grapefruit margaritas to herbacious mojitos.
  • Sun 6/24
  • 9:30PM-10:00PM
  • 166
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Sauced

S03, E09  (First Aired: Aug. 9, 2010)
Pasta in a tomato sauce; hanger steak smothered in spicy peanut mole sauce; linguini with clams; toffee pudding with caramel.
  • Sun 6/24
  • 10:00PM-10:30PM
  • 166
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With Fruit

S03, E10  (First Aired: Aug. 16, 2010)
Sweet candied oranges dipped in chocolate; green papaya; tropical guavas wrapped in flaky pastry.
  • Sun 6/24
  • 10:30PM-11:00PM
  • 166
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Last Supper

S03, E12  (First Aired: Aug. 30, 2010)
Pizza; crispy fried chicken; juicy duck; pasta; sweet smoky BBQ pork.
  • Mon 6/25
  • 1:00AM-1:30AM
  • 166
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Best I Ever Drank

S03, E13  (First Aired: Sep. 6, 2010)
Gin blossoms to chocolate sodas; grapefruit margaritas to herbacious mojitos.
  • Mon 6/25
  • 1:30AM-2:00AM
  • 166
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Sauced

S03, E09  (First Aired: Aug. 9, 2010)
Pasta in a tomato sauce; hanger steak smothered in spicy peanut mole sauce; linguini with clams; toffee pudding with caramel.
  • Mon 6/25
  • 2:00AM-2:30AM
  • 166
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With Fruit

S03, E10  (First Aired: Aug. 16, 2010)
Sweet candied oranges dipped in chocolate; green papaya; tropical guavas wrapped in flaky pastry.
  • Mon 6/25
  • 2:30AM-3:00AM
  • 166
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Crunchy

S02, E08  (First Aired: Feb. 19, 2010)
Crunchy foods.
  • Mon 6/25
  • 6:00PM-6:30PM
  • 166
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Chocolate

S02, E07  (First Aired: Feb. 12, 2010)
Alton Brown, Duff Goldman, Tyler Florence and Claire Robinson unwrap their favorite chocolate delights.
  • Mon 6/25
  • 6:30PM-7:00PM
  • 166
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Miami

S07, E08  (First Aired: Oct. 22, 2017)
Miami cuisine, from stone crabs at Joe's, to the lamb shank at Sardinia; Fratelli La Bufala turns out pillowy calzones; Ola offers a pear granita; a trifecta of treats at Michaels Genuine and the chocolate peanut butter s'more from Prime 112.
  • Mon 6/25
  • 7:00PM-7:30PM
  • 166
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Serious Spice

S08, E14  (First Aired: Mar. 5, 2018)
Jeff Mauro heads to Chicago for 23 mole sauces; Donal Skehan sweats as he attacks the hottest taco in Los Angeles; Aaron Sanchez talks about his barbecue with a surprise twist; Duff Goldman's 16-spice favorite.
  • Mon 6/25
  • 7:30PM-8:00PM
  • 166
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Bang for the Buck

S04, E01  (First Aired: Sep. 27, 2010)
Free Philly cheesesteak; four-course chef's tasting menu; surf and turf for less.
  • Mon 6/25
  • 8:00PM-8:30PM
  • 166
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On a Stick

S04, E12  (First Aired: Dec. 13, 2010)
Nitrogen-frozen fruit pops; cheese-injected tomatoes; caramel apple; corn dog.
  • Mon 6/25
  • 8:30PM-9:00PM
  • 166
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For Brunch

S04, E13  (First Aired: Dec. 20, 2010)
Chocolate french toast; hot sage sausages in waffle batter; chilaquiles; crab cakes.
  • Mon 6/25
  • 9:00PM-9:30PM
  • 166
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Reinvented Classics

S04, E14  (First Aired: Jan. 3, 2011)
Tastes like eggs Benedict but looks nothing like it; inside-out fish tacos; cheesecake on a tree.
  • Mon 6/25
  • 9:30PM-10:00PM
  • 166
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Bang for the Buck

S04, E01  (First Aired: Sep. 27, 2010)
Free Philly cheesesteak; four-course chef's tasting menu; surf and turf for less.
  • Tue 6/26
  • 12:00AM-12:30AM
  • 166
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On a Stick

S04, E12  (First Aired: Dec. 13, 2010)
Nitrogen-frozen fruit pops; cheese-injected tomatoes; caramel apple; corn dog.
  • Tue 6/26
  • 12:30AM-1:00AM
  • 166
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For Brunch

S04, E13  (First Aired: Dec. 20, 2010)
Chocolate french toast; hot sage sausages in waffle batter; chilaquiles; crab cakes.
  • Tue 6/26
  • 1:00AM-1:30AM
  • 166
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Reinvented Classics

S04, E14  (First Aired: Jan. 3, 2011)
Tastes like eggs Benedict but looks nothing like it; inside-out fish tacos; cheesecake on a tree.
  • Tue 6/26
  • 1:30AM-2:00AM
  • 166
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Messy

S06, E03  (First Aired: Sep. 26, 2011)
A burger smothered in slaw; lasagna sandwich; bread with chocolate.
  • Thu 6/28
  • 3:00PM-3:30PM
  • 166
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Local Favorites

S04, E02  (First Aired: Oct. 4, 2010)
French onion soup; crispy pepper pizza; salt-encrusted fish; coconut cake; classic Chicago dog.
  • Thu 6/28
  • 3:30PM-4:00PM
  • 166
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Bang for the Buck

S04, E01  (First Aired: Sep. 27, 2010)
Free Philly cheesesteak; four-course chef's tasting menu; surf and turf for less.
  • Thu 6/28
  • 4:00PM-4:30PM
  • 166
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Nutty

S04, E03  (First Aired: Oct. 11, 2010)
Peanuts in a white chocolate pretzel spread; walnuts in caramel and chocolate; crushed almond macaroons.
  • Thu 6/28
  • 4:30PM-5:00PM
  • 166
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At a Deli

S04, E04  (First Aired: Oct. 18, 2010)
Brisket, corned beef; Reuben with a twist; torpedo-sized hoagie.
  • Thu 6/28
  • 5:00PM-5:30PM
  • 166
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Big Cheese

S08, E12  (First Aired: Feb. 19, 2018)
Jeff Mauro, Geoffrey Zakarian, Jamika Pessoa and Bobby Flay are just a few food personalities sharing their favorite ways to indulge in cheesy goodness; a cheese curd-stuffed bratwurst; a fried cheese work of art, macaroni and cheese; Queso Fundido.
  • Thu 6/28
  • 5:30PM-6:00PM
  • 166
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Atlanta

S07, E02  (First Aired: Sep. 10, 2017)
Exploring Atlanta's food, from barbecued rib tips and top-secret burgers to angry mussels; a guide to some of Atlanta's most popular places; Atlanta native Alton Brown takes viewers to some of his favorite spots and divulges locals-only secrets.
  • Sun 7/1
  • 1:00PM-1:30PM
  • 166
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New England

S07, E03  (First Aired: Sep. 17, 2017)
From classics like the Boston Cream Pie to sticky buns that'll sway one's loyalties, viewers are taken on a tour of the best that New England has to offer; trying the Szechuan sliced fish in Chinatown; tasting the ultimate roast chicken in Cambridge.
  • Sun 7/1
  • 1:30PM-2:00PM
  • 166
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Street Food

S05, E12  (First Aired: Aug. 15, 2011)
A waffle of ``massive deliciousness''; an ice cream called the ``Salty Pimp.''
  • Sun 7/1
  • 9:00PM-9:30PM
  • 166
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Ice Creamy

S05, E08  (First Aired: Jul. 22, 2011)
Homemade fudge vanilla sundae; Torte de gelato; ice cream sandwich.
  • Sun 7/1
  • 9:30PM-10:00PM
  • 166
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Fried Chicken

S05, E02  (First Aired: May. 23, 2011)
Best versions of the classic finger lickin' dish, fried chicken.
  • Sun 7/1
  • 10:00PM-10:30PM
  • 166
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Street Food

S05, E12  (First Aired: Aug. 15, 2011)
A waffle of ``massive deliciousness''; an ice cream called the ``Salty Pimp.''
  • Sun 7/1
  • 10:30PM-11:00PM
  • 166
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  • Mon 7/2
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  • 166
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Ice Creamy

S05, E08  (First Aired: Jul. 22, 2011)
Homemade fudge vanilla sundae; Torte de gelato; ice cream sandwich.
  • Mon 7/2
  • 1:30AM-2:00AM
  • 166
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Fried Chicken

S05, E02  (First Aired: May. 23, 2011)
Best versions of the classic finger lickin' dish, fried chicken.
  • Mon 7/2
  • 2:00AM-2:30AM
  • 166
  • Cooking
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  • 689
  • Cooking HD

Street Food

S05, E12  (First Aired: Aug. 15, 2011)
A waffle of ``massive deliciousness''; an ice cream called the ``Salty Pimp.''
  • Mon 7/2
  • 2:30AM-3:00AM
  • 166
  • Cooking
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  • Cooking HD

Totally Fried

S01, E01  (First Aired: Jun. 21, 2009)
Food Network stars talk about their favorite fried foods.
  • Mon 7/2
  • 6:00PM-6:30PM
  • 166
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Sugar Rush

S01, E04  (First Aired: Jul. 7, 2009)
Giada, Duff and Sandra share their favorite sweets.
  • Mon 7/2
  • 6:30PM-7:00PM
  • 166
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Wake Up Call

S01, E06  (First Aired: Jul. 28, 2009)
Food Network stars talk about the foods they love to start their day with.
  • Mon 7/2
  • 7:00PM-7:30PM
  • 166
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Between Bread

S01, E08  (First Aired: Aug. 4, 2009)
Michael Symon, Guy Fieri and Aaron McCargo Jr.
  • Mon 7/2
  • 7:30PM-8:00PM
  • 166
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Carnivore's Delight

(First Aired: Jun. 3, 2018)
Favorite hunks of meat from restaurant menus all over the country; Bobby Flay, Ted Allen, Alex Guarnaschelli and Cat Cora with the finest duck, chicken, pork and beef; Duff Goldman and Marcela Valladolid indulge in sweet meat treats.
  • Mon 7/2
  • 8:00PM-9:00PM
  • 166
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Feats of Meat

S08, E02  (First Aired: Dec. 18, 2017)
Justin Brunson shares where he gets his favorite meatballs; Monti Carlo digs into her heritage and discovers the best chicharron in Los Angeles; Bobby Flay doesn't joke around when it comes to meat, so he reveals the steak he says is the best around.
  • Mon 7/2
  • 9:00PM-9:30PM
  • 166
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Worth the Wait

S08, E01  (First Aired: Dec. 11, 2017)
Alton Brown talks up his favorite beef Wellington; Jamika Pessoa melts over buttery biscuits; Beau MacMillan Tratto's pasta in Phoenix is worth waiting for; Duff Goldman is okay with waiting in line at this special hot chicken joint.
  • Mon 7/2
  • 9:30PM-10:00PM
  • 166
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Carnivore's Delight

(First Aired: Jun. 3, 2018)
Favorite hunks of meat from restaurant menus all over the country; Bobby Flay, Ted Allen, Alex Guarnaschelli and Cat Cora with the finest duck, chicken, pork and beef; Duff Goldman and Marcela Valladolid indulge in sweet meat treats.
  • Tue 7/3
  • 12:00AM-1:00AM
  • 166
  • Cooking
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  • 689
  • Cooking HD

Feats of Meat

S08, E02  (First Aired: Dec. 18, 2017)
Justin Brunson shares where he gets his favorite meatballs; Monti Carlo digs into her heritage and discovers the best chicharron in Los Angeles; Bobby Flay doesn't joke around when it comes to meat, so he reveals the steak he says is the best around.
  • Tue 7/3
  • 1:00AM-1:30AM
  • 166
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  • 689
  • Cooking HD

Worth the Wait

S08, E01  (First Aired: Dec. 11, 2017)
Alton Brown talks up his favorite beef Wellington; Jamika Pessoa melts over buttery biscuits; Beau MacMillan Tratto's pasta in Phoenix is worth waiting for; Duff Goldman is okay with waiting in line at this special hot chicken joint.
  • Tue 7/3
  • 1:30AM-2:00AM
  • 166
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Under Wraps

S04, E05  (First Aired: Oct. 25, 2010)
Pulled pork wrapped in pasta; bacon-wrapped pork chops; salami and melted cheese wrapped in crispy pastry.
  • Thu 7/5
  • 3:00PM-3:30PM
  • 166
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Cake Walk

S04, E06  (First Aired: Nov. 1, 2010)
Incredible cakes that are flourless and red velvet to cream-filled and chocolate-layered.
  • Thu 7/5
  • 3:30PM-4:00PM
  • 166
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With Chopsticks

S04, E07  (First Aired: Nov. 8, 2010)
Drunken noodles with sauce; king crab tempura; shredded beef.
  • Thu 7/5
  • 4:00PM-4:30PM
  • 166
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Crazy Good

S04, E09  (First Aired: Nov. 22, 2010)
Tagliatelle pasta with white truffles; banana split; decadent chocolate cake; juicy pot roast.
  • Thu 7/5
  • 4:30PM-5:00PM
  • 166
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With Garlic

S04, E10  (First Aired: Nov. 29, 2010)
The ``Plague Bringer'' burger; garlic with shrimp, soup or popcorn; garlic sausage.
  • Thu 7/5
  • 5:00PM-5:30PM
  • 166
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Sandwich Hall of Fame

S08, E13  (First Aired: Feb. 26, 2018)
The all-time favorite sandwiches in the Sandwich Hall of Fame; Eddie Jackson talks about the best place to go for a BLGT.
  • Thu 7/5
  • 5:30PM-6:00PM
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