Heirloom Meals' Thanksgiving

Air Date and Time: 
Saturday, November 17, 2012 - 7:00pm
Station Identifier: 
WUSF TV 16.1

Hosted by Carole Murko, a culinary artist and public-radio
personality, HEIRLOOM MEALS' THANKSGIVING explores America's diverse
culinary history with the goal of preserving tried-and-true recipes
and dining traditions. Shot in scenic Stockbridge, Mass., the one-hour
special weaves together heartwarming stories to help viewers connect
with their own memories of this beloved national holiday. A direct
descendant of the Pilgrims, a newly minted citizen, a Midwestern
housewife, a Southern gentleman, an Italian grandmother and other
guests share their treasured family recipes and explain what makes the
holiday so special. Recipes include: cranberry-stuffed acorn squash,
Brazilian cheese rolls, chipotle-spiced pumpkin pie, an innovative and
tasty preparation for roast turkey, and wine recommendations for a
Thanksgiving table.