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Chef's Life; A

Onions and Avetts

Spring onions kick off the season in high gear as Vivian takes a break from penning her first cookbook to prepare a benefit dinner at a training ground for beginning farmers. Even though The Avett Brothers make an appearance, the underdog onion steals the show, playing both star and support.

Tuesday, March 28 at 8:30 pm on 12.1

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  • Wednesday, March 29 at 12:30 am on 12.1
  • Thursday, April 13 at 4:30 pm on 12.1
  • Friday, April 14 at 3:30 am on 12.1

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Chef Vivian and her husband Ben leave New York to open a restaurant in her small North Carolina hometown. Vivian revisits the Southern tradition of "putting up" corn and shares her method for making smoked corn relish. As the episode concludes, a devastating setback threatens their new life.