Heston's Journey to the Centre of Food

Heston's Journey to the Centre of Food Podcast

Take a trip with the world's most creative chef, as he takes a forensic deep dive inside our food.  Exploring the amazing hidden secrets and wonderful depths locked within our simplest ingredients.

7: Burger Magic
Join Heston as he reveals his secrets for how to make the perfect summer BBQ dish, the burger.   An adventure that goes from Genghis Khan to the streets of Germany, New York to Wimpy in London and covers everything from Heston's 'secret sauce' recipe to his quest for soft buns!     A journey inside the iconic burger in a way only Heston can....

6: The Wonder of Beef
Join Heston and his long time TV Producer Jay, as they take a trip inside the amazing history and science of beef.   From roast to steak Heston shares all the knowledge he has built over his career as one of the world's most inquisitive chefs.   A deep dive into how to choose, cook and serve the most iconic of ingredients right down to the molecular level...plus the story of how beef won Britain the Olympics and where best to eat Puffin....

5: Awesome Onions
Heston takes a deep dive inside the amazing world of onions.   Exploring our long culinary relationship with them, his tips on how best to cut and cook them and some special onion memories....


4: Perfect Potatoes
Join Heston as he deep dives inside the humble potato to reveal its amazing hidden depths.  From how to cook the perfect chips to calculating the ideal 'dry matter' inside a potato, injecting chips with ketchup to getting kicked out of supermarkets for measuring his spuds, this is potatoes Heston style....

3: Splendid Strawberries
Dive inside the ultimate summer taste, the Strawberry, as the world's most creative chef reveals amazing details hidden inside this wonderful fruit....

2: Terrific Tomatoes
Heston deep dives inside the humble tomato to reveal why we love them so much.  Exploring the link between breast milk and ketchup, the origins of pizza and why we're throwing away the best bits of our tomatoes....


1: Amazing Eggs
Heston and his long time TV Producer Jay take a deep dive inside the humble egg.  Heston reveals wonderful new depths to this simple ingredient he has discovered over the past 25 years of cooking.  Exploring what is happening inside an egg on a molecular level and revealing his tips on how best to cook them....

The best raisin you'll ever eat!
Heston shows you how to control your mind to eat like never before and explains the booziest way to stay cool...


Heston gets all touchy feely
Heston rubs brooms, forks and fur on his head to discover the power of touch to change taste!...

Time travel with Heston
Heston eats whale scabs, shows a multi-sensory wine experiment and takes us back 700 years for lunch...


Heston's Willy Wonka magic
Sweets glorious sweets, Heston shares his amazing Willy Wonka style creations and shows us how to make chocolate sweeter using salt!...

Heston's Christmas Special
Unwrap reindeer milk, toilet breaks in Siberia, posh sweets and gold Xmas puds with the master of Christmas magic...


How to Eat with your Ears
Join Heston on a multi sensory experiment to change the taste of your food using sound....

Heston's Jedi wine tricks
Change the taste of wine with the power of your mind in the world's first multi-sensory podcast....