American Masters

PBS Previews | James Beard: America's First Foodie

Preview: Season 31 Episode 4 | 1m 30s

Today’s American food movement can be traced back to one man: cookbook author, journalist, television celebrity and teacher James Beard.

Aired: 04/28/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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