James Martin’s United Cakes of America Good Food channel started – 24 Feb 2013
A new series on the Good Food channel HD 247 -Sky and 260 Virgin where James Martin gets to combine his love of food, cooking, the USA and driving.
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Jamie Oliver Everyday super food published 27 August 2015
There are 15 episodes where James visits Virginia, Washington DC, Maryland, Baltimore, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Harlem, Connecticut, Hartford, Boston, Massachusetts and Salem.
There is no book for the USA series, however James does have a desserts cookbook, see James Martin’s cookbooks for all his books.
Episode 1: Virginia
James begins in Virginia on his American cake adventure, with classic apple pie visiting a family run bakery that makes pies for presidents and a New Orleans king cake in a southern style bakery in Arlington.
Recipes: apple crumble cake and cinnamon and cream cheese bake.
Episiode 2: Washington DC and Maryland
Next Washington DC for cupcakes and Baltimore to the state dessert of Maryland, a 10-layer, fudge topped, Smith Island cake.
Recipes: cupcakes and chestnut and chocolate cake
Episode 3: Baltimore
Baltimore and the Pimlico cake to Maryland countryside for the peach cake.
Recipes: coffee and rum cake with meringue mushrooms and peach tart
Episode 4: Pennsylvania
Lancaster, Pennsylvania – Amish country. Sampling shoofly pie and twisting Pretzels.
Recipes: treacle pie with a rock salt crumble top and pretzels with ice cream.
Episode 5: Philadelphia
Philadelphia, to taste American treats then the infamous pumpple cake, a cake baked with pies inside.
Recipes: lemon curd butterfly buns, and fire and ice cake
Episode 6: Philadelphia and Brooklyn
Philadelphia and butter cake and key lime pies.
Recipes: fig and butter cake and lime snow eggs with granola
Episode 7: Manhattan and Brooklyn
The bakery made famous by the TV show Sex and the City and a mobile bakery.
Recipes: instant strawberry gateaux and cornflake cookies.
Episode 8: Manhattan
New York Cheesecake and baked Alaska.
Recipes: cheesecake and baked Alaska.
Episode 9: Brooklyn
Brooklyn and whoopie pies followed by red velvet cake.
Recipes: whoopie pies and chocolate cola cake.
Episode 10: Harlem and Connecticut
Harlem for carrot cake. Glastonbury in Connecticut, a blueberry farm which is over 100 years old and blueberry muffins.
Recipes: carrot cake and toasted blueberry muffin
Episode 11: Connecticut
A diner, for a pancake breakfast then a strawberry shortcake.
Recipes: bacon waffles with maple syrup and strawberry shortbread
Episode 12: Hartford
Connecticut for a Jewish holiday honey cake and the chocolate chip cookie.
Recipes: spiced oatmeal and treacle cake and chocolate chip biscotti biscuits.
Episode 13: Boston
Boston to a hotel to study Boston cream pie and then the chocolate brownie.
Recipes: chocolate and coffee meringue cake and chocolate brownie with homemade marshmallow.
Episode 14: Massachussetts
A distillery for rum making and then a boozy rum cake. A visit to a BBQ joint for southern pecan pie.
Recipes: an orange, cherry and kirsch pound cake and banana, pecan and maple syrup cake.
Episode 15: Salem
Salem and donuts.
Recipes: doughnuts and bourbon croissant butter pudding.
Pumpkin pasta with rosemary
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