18th Century Philadelphia was on the Southern trade route, with ships arriving daily from the West Indies. In this episode, we discover that dishes like Salmon Escoveitch and Salmon Corn Cakes got their flair from West Indies spices.
January 23 - 1:30 PM
Ben Franklin's Genius
Ben Franklin's genius was a spark that helped to launch a country. We visit the American Philosophical Society to learn more about this most amazing man. Chef Staib prepares Braised Oxtail, and he toasts Franklin with his authentic Spruce Beer.