"The Migrant Kitchen" is an Emmy®-winning food series that explores California’s booming food scene through the eyes of a new generation of chefs whose cuisine is inspired by the immigrant experience. Visit the kitchens of those who have transformed the culinary landscape of the state, combining traditional ethnic cuisines and a fusion of new flavors and techniques to make it a food capital of the world. "The Migrant Kitchen" is produced in association with Life & Thyme.

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The Migrant Kitchen

The Migrant Kitchen

In American restaurants, immigrants are the backbone of the kitchen.
Season 1 Episode 6
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11:20
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Banchan

The Jun family describes their highs and lows of immigrating to a new country.
Season 1 Episode 5
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11:49
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Logmeh

Two women of Middle Eastern descent use food as a way to link back to their cultures.
Season 1 Episode 4
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14:21
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Mercado

A glimpse into the lives of two Mexican families behind different business ventures.
Season 1 Episode 3
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14:40
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Barkada

These immigrants have one foot in their Filipino culture and the other on American soil.
Season 1 Episode 2
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10:25
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Chirmol

Jorge Dugal re-interprets his grandmother’s recipe for chirmol.
Season 1 Episode 1
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The Migrant Kitchen

S3 E3: El Jardín

Inspired by the traditions of generations of Mexican women and combining regional heirloom ingredients from across Mexico, Claudette Zepeda-Wilkins takes a huge risk to elevate the cuisine in her hometown.
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The Migrant Kitchen 1-Hour Special

The Migrant Kitchen explores Los Angeles’ booming food scene through the eyes of a new generation of chefs whose cuisine is inspired by the immigrant experience.
Episode 101
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