Hosted by the late culinary grande dame Julia Child, this series showcases the country's outstanding pastry chefs, bakers, teachers and cookbook authors offering indispensable techniques, time-honored tips and meticulously tested recipes that make home baking successful and satisfying. The featured bakers demonstrate recipes for the extraordinary variety of breads now popular across the country and for some of the greatest examples of America's favorite menu course -- dessert.
Grilling is the world's oldest and one of the healthiest cooking methods. It also is the perfect way to cook for today's healthy lifestyle, being naturally high in flavor, low in fat and short on preparation time. BARBECUE UNIVERSITY offers viewers a complete crash course on the how-to's of barbecuing and grilling. THE BBQU "campus" is the historic Greenbrier resort and the "classroom" features a state-of-the-art collection of grills and smokers. BARBECUE UNIVERSITY host Steven Raichlen has become the world's foremost authority on barbecue.
Pitmaster Aaron Franklin takes a boisterous BBQ culture road trip - featuring the people, the places and, of course, the food. The series celebrates the traditions and storied histories passed down through the generations, as well as those breathing new life into this distinctly American culture. Tour guide Franklin, owner and chief firestarter at Franklin BBQ in Austin, is widely regarded as one of the most influential pitmasters in the United States.
You already love beading and now you'll love watching Beads Baubles, and Jewels. Beading is a trend in fashion, accessories and home decor. Seemingly, you can't open a fashion magazine, or stroll down the aisles of a store without seeing beads. Beading is culturally diverse, echoing designs from all over the world. Beading is the easy way to accessorize clothing or decor with personal expression. And that is what Beads Baubles, and Jewels is all about: education, inspiration, and personal expression.