Come along with Emmy Award-winner Phil Rosenthal on these six offbeat and often hilarious culinary adventures around the world. Phil, creator of the TV hit Everybody Loves Raymond, meets the chefs, culinary leaders, and style-setters who keep their communities’ traditions alive and create new ones, in kitchens both on and off the well-worn gastronomic path.
Part 1: Tokyo
Phil steps out of his comfort zone and dives into exotic dishes with Japanese television star and fellow comedian Dave Spector, including barbecue eel and some of the hottest ramen in Japan.
Part 2: Italy
Watch as Phil relives his most memorable moments in taste as he roams the Tuscan countryside, visits with friends old and new, and searches for the country’s best gelato.
Part 3: Paris
Join Phil on a culinary adventure to Paris, where Phil gets his hot chocolate fix, learns the French lawn game Petanque, and goes in search of the best roast chicken in the city.
Part 4: Hong Kong
Missed this week’s adventures in Hong Kong? Travel with Phil as he dines on the city’s best dim sum, gets a lesson in the art of tai chi, and bravely tries a century old egg.
Part 5: Barcelona
Join Phil as he travels to Barcelona in search of the best tapas, to celebrate the Sant Joan festival, and to get a lesson in the art of slicing jamon, one of Spain’s most prized culinary exports.
Part 6: Los Angeles
Join Phil as he explores the culinary gems of his own backyard, inviting friends including Martin Short, Allison Janney, and Ray Romano to dine with him at his favorite food spots around Los Angeles.