Food: Fact or Fiction?, hosted by Michael McKean, explores age-old adages and uncovers fascinating food mysteries that are baked inside everything we eat. From pancakes to burgers to apple pie, we will reveal the accidental discoveries, clever marketing ploys, and war propaganda campaigns that have flavored our favorite dishes with a spoonful of fact and a dash of fiction.
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There's a lot more to food than what meets the fork. But sometimes you have to take things with... a grain of salt. Tonight:
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. Are they old wives tales? Ancient elixirs? Or clever marketing ploys? Every bite you take has a story; every morsel, a myth. Is it baked with fact? Or flavored with fiction?