How to Cook Like Heston

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Heston Blumenthal takes off his chef whites and steps into a domestic kitchen to show viewers how to inject some Heston-style magic into homemade cooking

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Heston Blumenthal takes off his chef whites and steps into a domestic kitchen to show viewers how to inject some Heston-style magic into homemade cooking

Series 1 Summary

Heston Blumenthal shows how to perform culinary magic at home in a new series, starting with beef, and how to cook the perfect steak, the best burgers and a chilli bonfire in a bowl.

  • Episode 1

    Heston Blumenthal shows how to perform culinary magic at home in a new series, starting with beef, and how to cook the perfect steak, the best burgers and a chilli bonfire in a bowl.

  • Episode 2

    Heston reveals the secret to a great boiled egg, the perfect poached egg and his signature scotch egg. And the Women's Institute sample his famous bacon and egg ice cream.

  • Episode 3

    Heston prepares his magical popping candy, passion fruit gateaux with an exploding base, and a flowerpot tiramisu with edible chocolate soil, as well as turning dark chocolate into rich chocolate wine

  • Episode 4

    Heston attempts to revolutionise roast chicken, gets to grips with the old bird's many delicious parts - via an autopsy - and shares a shortcut for preparing a Michelin-star worthy chicken consomme

  • Episode 5

    Heston reveals the key ingredient for the ultimate cheese fondue, turns a block of cheddar into a four meter cheese string, and makes a dream cheese toasty.

  • Episode 6

    Heston reveals tips and techniques to transform the humble spud into mouth-watering main courses, from his triple-cooked chips to potato donuts, potato skin jam and the perfect roasties

How to Cook Like Heston synopsis

Heston Blumenthal takes off his chef whites and steps into a domestic kitchen to show viewers how to inject some Heston-style magic into homemade cooking

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