"Jamie is effortlessly charismatic."-N.Y. Times
Jamie Oliver's newest series now on DVD!
Adventurous recipes from cultures around the world!
Jamie Oliver is a rising phenomenon in the world of food. One of the world's beloved television personalities, chef Jamie Oliver is inspiring an interest in all things culinary in a new generation. In Jaime Oliver's Food Escapes, he hits the road on an exciting expedition through the world's cultures and cuisines. Heading off the tourist track, Jamie finds authentic ingredients and extraordinary people while preparing delicious recipes. From truffle and boar hunting in the French Pyrenees to spear fishing in the Greek Isles, Jamie uncovers the most authentic and delicious local dishes. He samples the street food of Marrakesh, the traditional herring of Sweden, and the famous street prawns of Venice. It is all here!
Disc 1: Andalucia (Spain) - In Adalucia Jamie joins trainee bullfighters practicing in Spainís oldest bull ring and cooks paella for the whole village.
Disc 2: Midi-Pyrenees (France) - In the Midi-Pyrenees Jamie goes truffle-hunting with a pig and boar hunting with dogs.
Disc 3: Stockholm (Sweden) - Itís off to Stokholm where Jamie tries to avoid skinny dipping at a traditional crayfish party.
Disc 4: Marrakesh (Morocco) - In Marrakesh, Jamie explores the alleyways of the old Medina and the wildly exotic Djemaa el Fna square as he dodges snake charmers and tooth sellers to try out the street food of the city.
Disc 5: Venice (Italy) - Venice sees Jamie going off the tourist track to meet aristocrats in a palazzo and the lady prisoners who are growing vegetables behind bars in Giudecca.
Disc 6: Athens (Greece) - In Athens Jamie tries his hand at spear fishing and meets bee keepers with plenty of stories to tell.
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