George prepares potato crusted chicken, farmers vegetable gratin and, for dessert, sweet potato pie. He also shows viewers the roots of Long Island potato farming, introducing a family that grows and cooks their own small-batch artisanal potato chips. Good to Know Tip: Potatoes. George's recipes: - Potato Crusted Chicken - Farmers Vegetable Gratin - Sweet Potato Pie.
Chef and five-time author George Hirsch returns to public television to share his philosophy of bridging good food with good living. Taped in his Hampton home's indoor and outdoor kitchens, George uses his culinary know-how and well-honed techniques to cook up savory recipes for entertaining at home - from preparing an intimate meal for two to designing a menu for 30 people. He also embarks on mini-field trips to local community producers and suppliers in search of fresh ingredients and down-home inspiration.