Food: Fact or Fiction?

Food: Fact or Fiction?

Passports, Please!
Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  Food Network  |  January 11, 2018

Michael McKean takes a trip around the food globe to find out where some of the most popular international dishes were really born. French fries are fried, but are they really French? Pizza and Italy go together like cheese and pepperoni, but can the Italians really claim pizza as their own? And no Chinese meal is complete until you crack open that fortune cookie, but was this crunchy treat really invented in China? We get to the bottom of some shocking food origin stories and uncover the hidden identities of our beloved foreign favourites.

Michael McKean takes a trip around the food globe to find out where some of the most popular international dishes were really born. French fries are fried, but are they really French? Pizza and Italy go together like cheese and pepperoni, but can the Italians really claim pizza as their own? And no Chinese meal is complete until you crack open that fortune cookie, but was this crunchy treat really invented in China? We get to the bottom of some shocking food origin stories and uncover the hidden identities of our beloved foreign favourites.

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