Food Detectives S1
BBC Earth HD, HyppTV Ch 501
Episode One – In this series, Professor Alice Roberts reveals that most shoppers are taking a food poisoning bug home with them from their supermarkets. While the food industry has promised to reduce contamination levels, the show decides to conduct its own independent testing to see if these efforts are bearing fruit or not. Meanwhile, celebrated chef Tom Kerridge is determined to help people avoid cooking disasters by teaching them how to properly cook at home. Also in the episode, journalist Sean Fletchers uncovers the truth behind different brands of supermarket pasta, and why prices can vary so dramatically. If you’re curious about food and what goes into making it, you’ll love this entertaining series!