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Season 12, Episode 10

Switched on Baklava

Phyllo dough can be finicky but host Alton Brown tames this difficult pastry to create that wonderfully layered dessert known as baklava.

Aug 17
8pm | 7c
Season 0, Episode 7

Alton's Countdown to T-Day

Many years after changing Thanksgiving history forever, Alton Brown and the Good Eats crew take one final shot at the biggest food holiday of the year.

Nov 19
7pm | 6c
Season 12, Episode 9

American Classics: Creole in a Bowl

Join host Alton Brown as he explores the many historical and cultural influences that give us a New Orleans classic, Beans and Rice.

Feb 9
7pm | 6c
Season 14, Episode 5

Age of Asparagus

Everything you never knew you wanted to know about procuring, preserving, and presenting the first vegetable of the season: asparagus. Buying, storing, and cooking are investigated as well as the science behind smell.

Jun 8
11:30am | 10:30c
Season 9, Episode 19

Tender is the Loin 2

Alton completes his strategy of getting your money's worth from the luxurious cut of meat known as beef tenderloin. We learn the legends and preparations of Carpaccio, Philly Cheese steak and the perfect Chateaubriand.

Aug 13
11am | 10c
Season 11, Episode 6

Fishing Whole

Scales, tails and eyes oh my! Who's afraid of whole fish? Not Alton Brown. Confront your fishy phobias head on with the fearless host as he roasts, planks and fries up a few good (whole) fish.

Aug 24
11am | 10c
Season 9, Episode 12

Curious Yet Tasty Avocado Experiment

Although the avocado is best known for its staring roll in guacamole, this multifaceted culinary actor can also take on rolls usually played by eggs, butter, and even shortening. The results are delicious, healthy, and very green.

Sep 25
11am | 10c
Season 13, Episode 3

Tamale Never Dies

Quite possibly the original convenience food, tamales are ancient and delicious. Join host Alton Brown on an historical and tasty exploration of these tempting treats.

Oct 23
11am | 10c
Season 14, Episode 7

American Classics VIII: Tacos

They may have been born in Mexico but today the taco is a concept as "American" as apple pie. Host Alton Brown seeks to refurbish 2 particularly tarnished variations on the theme.

Dec 5
11am | 10c
Season 12, Episode 13

Orange Aid

Oranges aren t just for juice any more as host Alton Brown explores their symphony of flavors to create a classic drink , a tasty topping and a creamy cold dessert.

Jan 3
11am | 10c
Season 11, Episode 16

If It Ain't Broccoli, Don't Fix It

It may be the bane of children and presidents but broccoli is a nutritional superfood. Join host Alton Brown as he transforms broccoli from limp and bitter to crisp and delicious.

May 10
11am | 10c
Season 11, Episode 10


Join host Alton Brown as he helps a humble cucumber fulfill its culinary destiny of becoming a pickle.

Jun 11
11am | 10c
Season 11, Episode 9

Bean Stalker

Join our intrepid host, Alton Brown, as he reinvents the classic green bean casserole just in time to save the holidays.

Nov 4
11am | 10c

About the Show

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.

About the Host

Alton Brown

Alton Brown, host of Good Eats, appears regularly on Food Network Star, Iron Chef America and Cutthroat Kitchen.

Most Popular Recipes

All Good Eats Recipes

Steamed Couscous


Homemade Soft Pretzels

Shepherd's Pie

Hot Spinach and Artichoke Dip

Sugar Cookies


Sushi Rice

The Baked Potato

Creme Brulee

Chocapocalypse Cookie

Cocoa Brownies

Buffalo Wings

Stove Top Mac-n-Cheese

Pan-Seared Rib-Eye


Baked Macaroni and Cheese

Southern Biscuits

"Instant" Pancake Mix

Swedish Meatballs

Lentil Soup

Dill Pickles

Baked Meatballs


Seared Scallops

Homemade Marshmallows

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