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A Cook's Tour Season 1 Episodes

Season 1 Episode Guide

22 Episodes 2011 -

Episode 1

A Taste of Tokyo

Tue, Jan 8, 2002 30 mins

The creations of a master sushi chef are sampled in Tokyo. Also: the "sacredness" of sake wine is explored; and a visit to a sumo-wrestling stable reveals what the athletes eat to maintain their heft.

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Episode 2

Dining with Geishas

30 mins

Tony Bourdain visits Japan and samples Kaiseki cuisine. Also: blowfish in Tokyo.

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Episode 3

Vietnam - Food That Makes You Manly

30 mins

Tony Bourdain visits Ho Chi Minh, where he samples cobra heart.

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Episode 4

Eating on the Mekong

Tue, Jan 15, 2002 30 mins

Tony Bourdain visits Vietnam. Included: bird's-nest soup.

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Episode 5

Wild Delicacies

Tue, Jan 22, 2002 30 mins

Tony Bourdain visits Cambodia, where he samples deep-fried crickets, tripe and tongue. He also tries durian, an Asian fruit.

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Episode 6

Eating on the Edge of Nowhere

Tue, Mar 26, 2002 30 mins

Tony Bourdain sails a river in Khmer Rouge.

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Episode 7

Cod Crazy

Mon, Jun 17, 2002 30 mins

Tony Bourdain visits Portugal, where he samples cod dishes and wine.

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Episode 8

San Sebastian: A Food Lover's Town

30 mins

Tony Bourdain visits Spain and explores the Basque food culture. Included: tapas bars.

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Episode 9

Childhood Flavors

Fri, Jul 18, 2003 30 mins

Tony Bourdain visits France, where he samples steak frites, waffles and fisherman's soup.

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Episode 10

Stuffed Like a Pig

Mon, Jul 8, 2002 30 mins

Included: a visit to France to sample calf's head.

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Episode 11

Desert Feast

Tue, Mar 5, 2002 30 mins

Tony Bourdain visits Morocco and samples roast sheep.

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Episode 12

Traditional Tastes

Tue, May 7, 2002 30 mins

Tony Bourdain visits Morocco. Included: pigeon bastilla; couscous with vegetables.

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Episode 13

The Cook Who Came in From the Cold

Tue, Jun 25, 2002 30 mins

Tony Bourdain visits St. Petersburg and samples blini, borscht, braised reindeer, pickled salad and homemade dumplings.

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Episode 14

So Much Vodka, So Little Time

Tue, Apr 16, 2002 30 mins

Tony Bourdain visits St. Petersburg, where he samples smoked fish and caviar.

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Episode 15

Tamales and Iguana, Oaxacan Style

30 mins

A trip to Oaxaca, Mexico, includes tripe soup and toasted grasshoppers. Also: tequila.

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Episode 16

Los Angeles, My Own Heart of Darkness

30 mins

Tony Bourdain visits Los Angeles, where he samples the fare at Pink's, Oki-Dog and Campanile.

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Episode 17

The French Laundry Experience

30 mins

Tony Bourdain visits Napa Valley, where he meets chef Thomas Keller and dines at French Laundry.

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Episode 18

Pueblo, Where All the Good Cooks Are From

30 mins

A visit to Pueblo, Mexico, is featured.

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Episode 19

My Home-Town Favorites

30 mins

Tony Bourdain visits his favorite New York City haunts. Included: Barney Greengrass.

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Episode 20

My Life as a Cook - N.Y.C.

30 mins

Tony Bourdain offers a tour of Les Halles. Also: a trip to Provincetown, Mass.

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Episode 21

Highland Grub

Fri, Jul 12, 2002 30 mins

Tony Bourdain visits Scotland, where he samples haggis. Also: a deep-fried breakfast of pizza, eggs and candy bars.

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Episode 22

A Pleasing Palate

Sat, Apr 20, 2002 30 mins

Tony Bourdain tours London. Included: roasted pig head; grilled ox heart; breaded pig tail.

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