Jamie's Comfort Food
About the Show
Jamie Oliver takes the nation's favourite dishes to the next level with reinvented classics and upgrades to British staples
Series 1 Summary
From the perfect burger to the ultimate cheese toastie, shepherd's pie, lasagne, chicken Kiev and bolognese ravioli, Jamie's Comfort Food is packed full of reinvented classics, nostalgic comforters and old-school puds such as pavlova and sticky toffee pudding.
Filmed at Jamie's Essex home with friends and family - including kids Poppy, Daisy, Petal and Buddy - the series is brimming with inspiring ideas, top tips, audacious combinations and some seriously clever cooking.
Episode 1 - The Ultimate Burger
Jamie's joined by his friend Christian, AKA DJ BBQ, as he reveals his ultimate burger and the recipe to his secret sauce.
Episode 2 - The Ultimate Cheese Toastie and Chicken Tikka Masala
Jamie is joined by his friend Gennaro to make the perfect bolognese ravioli. Jamie also creates the ultimate cheese toastie and offers up his take on the nation's favourite dish - chicken tikka masala - cooked over an open fire.
Episode 3 - Steak and Onion Sandwich and Osso Buco
Jamie makes sticky toffee pudding with his mum Sally. He rustles up a comfort food with the perfect steak and onion sandwich. And he cooks an Italian classic, osso buco with saffron risotto.
Episode 4 - Chicken Kiev, Shepherd's Pie, Spaghetti Vongole
Jamie takes on three comfort food classics: chicken kiev, shepherd's pie and spaghetti alle vongole with a non-traditional pink twist.
Episode 5 - Fish Pie and Hummingbird Cake
Jamie Oliver cooks a hearty fish pie, including a delicate fish curry sauce. He makes gnudi - like gnocchi, but lighter - served with a butter and sage sauce.
And Jamie also bakes hummingbird cake, a fruity American sponge, made with pineapple, banana and cinnamon.
Episode 6 - Ham, Egg and Chips and Chicken Kebab
Jamie cooks his version of ham, egg and chips, with a Jamaican jerk rub for the ham and served with caramelized pineapple.
His ultimate chicken kebab is served with hummus and mango amba sauce.
And there's a three-tiered chocolate sponge cake with nougat frosting.
Episode 7 - Lasagne, Bacon Sarnie and Huevos Rancheros
Jamie makes lasagne with roasted duck, the ultimate bacon sarnie, and Mexican huevos rancheros - with eggs, a spicy tomato salsa, black beans, avocado and a soft tortilla.
Episode 8 - Fish and Chips
Jamie makes fish and chips with an Indian pale ale batter. There's a treat for vegetarians with Jamie's version of the Indonesian salad gado gado and lastly there's a speedy crab linguine.
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Jamie makes fish and chips with an Indian pale ale batter. There's a treat for vegetarians with Jamie's version of the Indonesian salad gado gado and lastly…