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Pop culture, comedy, and plain good eating: host Alton Brown explores the origins of ingredients, decodes culinary customs and presents food and equipment trends. Punctuated by unusual interludes, simple preparations and unconventional discussions, he'll bring you food in its finest and funniest form. Written by Anonymous

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Although Alton's sister and nephew were portrayed by actors, his real mother appeared in at least one show. See more »

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[repeated line]
Alton Brown: Can't you just smell that? Oh I'm sorry you can't.
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Referenced in Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.74 (2009) See more »

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Awesome!!
28 March 2003 | by (Clearwater, FL) – See all my reviews

This show is awesome. I love the way Alton Brown gives the science behind why a dish is made. This show is always entertaining even if he's making some I would never eat. I really enjoy his desserts, plus you can get every recipe from the Food Network's web site.


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