The Food Detectives

Premieres Saturday December 29 at 9.30pm

Hosted by culinary expert Ted Allen, this humorous and informative new series digs deep to uncover the truth behind all those food conundrums. Let Ted and his team of culinary sleuths conduct a full, scientific investigation in search of answers to the most intriguing food myths. Does chicken soup really cure a cold? Can an apple a day really keep the doctor away? And does chewing gum really take 7 years to digest in your stomach? The Food Detectives seek out the truth in these old wives tales, distinguishing fact from myth in the most surprising of ways! Tune in to find out the verdict on the five second rule, brain freeze, double dipping and much more!

SUNDAY 9.30PM FROM 6 DECEMBER

Hosted by culinary expert Ted Allen, this humorous and informative new series digs deep to uncover the truth behind all those food conundrums. Let Ted and his team of culinary sleuths conduct a full, scientific investigation in search of answers to the most intriguing food myths. Does chicken soup really cure a cold? Can an apple a day really keep the doctor away? And does chewing gum really take 7 years to digest in your stomach? The Food Detectives seek out the truth in these old wives tales, distinguishing fact from myth in the most surprising of ways! Tune in to find out the verdict on the five second rule, brain freeze, double dipping and much more!