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Mondays at 7:30 p.m., beginning July 13, on Nine PBS.

Repeats Wednesdays at 10:00 p.m. and Saturday and Sundays at 6:30 p.m.


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“Food is Love” follows Danish American Master Chef, Lasse Sorensen as he explores the diversity of St. Louis food, spending quality time in some of the most celebrated local restaurants to learn more about the people and cultures behind them. At the same time, each episode of the series allows Sorensen to dive deeper into the heart of those who make St. Louis their home, one dish at a time.

“Food is Love” is not another cooking show. More than just recipes, it serves as a guide to all the popular cuisine the city has to offer while enforcing the idea that food is what brings us together.

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korean fried chicken from Kimchi Guys


Korean Fried Chicken

EP 101 | 26m 45s

Danish American Chef, Lasse Sorensen learns about Korean culture in St. Louis by exploring the food at ‘Kimchi Guys’. Located in Lacledes Landing and owned by Korean American Munsok So, Kimchi Guys is growing the popularity of Korean Food while bringing an element of positive change to the Landing. Lasse has a traditional Korean home meal and tries many things that are new to him.

EP 102 | Guerrilla Street Food

Chef Lasse visits the popular Delmar Loop in search of Philippine food at Guerilla Street Food.

EP 103 | Balkan Treatbox

Chef Lasse visits the  "Balkan Treat Box" to learn about its origins and the technique of baking bread in a wood fire oven.

EP 104 | Egg Restaurant

Chef Lasse visits Egg Restaurant in the Benton Park neighborhood of St Louis to learn how a Tunisian...