For generations of Americans, food titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, John and Will Kellogg, C.W. Post and the McDonald brothers have literally been household names, but you don't know their stories. Before they were brand names, they were brilliant, sometimes ruthless, visionaries who revolutionized food and changed the landscape of America forever. This miniseries event will tell the fascinating stories of the people behind the food that built America – those who used brains, muscle, blood, sweat and tears to get to America's heart through its stomach, and along the way built cities, invented new technologies and helped win wars.
Food will tell the unknown stories of innovation and rivalries behind food industry tycoons Milton Hershey, John and Will Kellogg, Henry Heinz, C.W. Post, the McDonald brothers and more.
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The Food That Built America Next Episode Airs In:
05 days 03 hours 24 mins 17 sec
Next Episode is Season 2 Episode 5 and airs on 3/7/2021, 09:00 PM.
THE FOOD THAT BUILT AMERICA - General Information
Series Premiere: August 11, 2019 Classification: Documentary Genre: Documentary | History Network: History Airs: Sunday at 09:00 pm Runtime: 60 Minutes
THE FOOD THAT BUILT AMERICA - Season 1 -- 3 Episodes
1x1 -- Aug 11, 2019 -- Lines in the Sand 1x2 -- Aug 12, 2019 -- Best Served Cold 1x3 -- Aug 13, 2019 -- The Spoils of War
THE FOOD THAT BUILT AMERICA - Season 2 -- 5 Episodes
2x1 -- Feb 09, 2021 -- Pizza Wars 2x2 -- Feb 14, 2021 -- The Chocolate Rush 2x3 -- Feb 21, 2021 -- The Kings of Burgers 2x4 -- Feb 28, 2021 -- American Cheese 2x5 -- Mar 07, 2021 -- Cola Wars
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