TV Episodes Full List of Good Eats Episodes

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Below is a complete Good Eats episode list that spans the show's entire TV run. Photos from the individual Good Eats episodes are listed along with the Good Eats episode names when available, as are the dates of the original airing of the episode. Good Eats episodes from every season can be seen below, along with fun facts about who directed the episodes, the stars of the and sometimes even information like shooting locations and original air dates. Examples of items on this list include “Squid Pro Quo 2” and “Pantry Raid 6: Lentils.” Are you remembering a funny scene but can't think of the name that the Good Eats episode is from? Scroll below and you'll find what you're looking for.





May 02 2004 - Host Alton Brown takes an hour long and loving look at the only rock we eat: salt. Learn what it is, where it comes from, how it makes everything taste better, and how to apply it in some ...more

Jul 21 2002 - A freak fishing accident leaves AB all washed up on a deserted tropical island. Armed with little more than a pocket knife and a will to survive, AB gets by on coconuts, pineapples, mangos, ...more

Nov 14 1999 - Join host Alton Brown, while he creates a great Thanksgiving feast. With the help of his somewhat misinformed relatives, Alton debunks some turkey cooking myths on his way to a better bird. ...more



Jul 29 2006 - If you're a Good Eats fan, you've seen Alton do it all. Although hard to believe, he does have some help when it comes to creating each episode. Join us "Behind the Eats" as the Good ...more


Oct 10 2009 - To celebrate Good Eats going double digits, Alton Brown and company put on a live variety show full of lively conversation, strange cooking devices, a trivia game show, a parade of guests, a ...more

Alton answers questions from viewers about topics from the following shows: True Brew, The Egg Files, and Flap Jack Do It Again.

Nov 20 2011 - Many years after changing Thanksgiving history forever, Alton Brown and the Good Eats crew take one final shot at the biggest food holiday of the year. Recipes in This Episode * Bourbon Pecan ...more

Jul 30 2009 - Alton loves pumpkins, even the seeds! This video short shows Alton Brown digging deep and preparing pumpkin seeds for a healthy, tasty snack.

Aug 06 2011 - Join Alton Brown for an hour-long journey into the world of home-made, tasty, smoked, pork.

Feb 10 2012 - Join host Alton Brown for an hour long special revealing the secret power of dark chocolate.


Nov 30 2009 - Alton prepares long-lost yuletide classics after being visited by a series of culinary spirits.

This special episode, also known as "A Tale of Two Roasts", is an alternate version of "Celebrity Roast". In it, Alton visits his larcenous brother's filthy house to tackle ...more

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Sep 04 2003 - Alton Brown shows off his easy kitchen tricks, tips, inventions on The Late Show with David Letterman. Includes the Pepper Drill, faux grill crosshatch, the Cheese Wire, DIY yogurt, DIY trashcan ...more

Alton answers questions from viewers about the following shows: Where There's Smoke There's Fish, The Other Red Meat (Tuna), and Hook, Line And Dinner.


Good Eats is not an easy show to make, and this short collection of behind-the-scenes bloopers, flubs and accidents proves it!

Alton answers questions from viewers about topics from the following shows: Art of Darkness 2, Let Them Eat Foam, and Trouble With Cheesecake.

Thanks to her winning video, in which she uses Good Eats-style filming techniques and humor, a lucky woman has her kitchen made over by Alton Brown himself.


May 26 2009 - Alton goes door to door answering viewers grilling questions in Sarasota, Fla. with a secret mission to surprise one lucky fan who dreams of becoming a Food Network host. Alton coaches her ...more

Sep 01 1999 - Host Alton Brown journeys to the center of the onion. After rediscovering a kitchen classic, and debunking the mythology of tear-free onion cutting, he emerges with a darned fine bowl of soup. ...more

Aug 25 1999 - Host Alton Brown conquers ""rouxs"" and leads the way to lump free gravy. Recipes: Gravy from Roast Drippings Sawmill Gravy White Roux

Jul 14 1999 - Alton Brown ponders the potato and its main ingredient: Starch. Baking, mashing and gratins are re-examined. Recipes: Mashers Potato/Portobello Gratin The Baked Potato

Aug 11 1999 - You scream, I scream, but Alton Brown would rather make his own ice cream...and sorbet and granita. Secrets the pros don't want you to know and how to find an ice cream machine that delivers the ...more

Jul 07 1999 - Host Alton Brown journeys from field to market to hardware store in search of the perfect steak and the perfect pan to sear it in . Recipes featured on episode: Pan Seared Rib Eye.

Sep 29 1999 - Alton Brown delves into the dark world of chocolate, picks a pod, roasts some beans, questions mysterious guests, visits his shrink, makes a mousse and hits upon the ultimate chocolate recipe. ...more

Jul 21 1999 - Alton Brown cracks the mysterious egg case and pursues a higher understanding of the amazing ovoid's culinary powers. How to land a non-stick pan, scramble, over easy--and consider eggs for ...more

Aug 18 1999 - Searching for the perfect southern-style biscuit, Alton Brown investigates flour and leaveners and turns to his Grandmother for a pointer or two...not to mention a few pointed comments. Recipes: ...more

Sep 22 1999 - Alton brown heads to LA for a sack of rice, evaluates rice cookers, unlocks saffron and rewrites the rules for the most versatile of all rice dishes: pilaf. Recipes: Rice Pilaf

Aug 04 1999 - Why did the chicken cross the road? Probably to escape Alton Brown, who seems intent on defining the perfect broiled chicken that's out of the oven and bathed in sauce in under half an hour. ...more

Jul 28 1999 - Exiled to bars, chopped and pre-packaged, drenched in noxious concoctions, the tossed salad deserves better. Alton Brown goes back to salad basics and pays homage to Caesar. Recipes: Hail Caesar ...more

Sep 08 1999 - Alton Brown dives deep into the watery world of fish and finds that with just three cooking methods under your belt, you can cook just about all of the critters. Recipes: Grilled Salmon Steaks ...more


Sep 15 1999 - Part one of an ongoing series looks at the king of pantry essentials: Dried pasta. Alton Brown explores pasta styles, the best cooking method (water is key), the tools you really need (big), and ...more

Feb 14 2007 - AB breaks down the whole concept of Gumbo, clarifies the differences between Cajun and Creole and explains the importance of the roux this classic dish. After numerous roux failures AB comes up ...more

May 03 2006 - With so few Americans making their own tortillas, AB hopes to provide some simple tips and recipes to make a great tortilla, replacing the mediocre store-bought ones we have in our pantry. ...more

Feb 21 2007 - Cornish hens are small and delicious, but have the same dangers of their larger brethren. Alton gives a crash course on how to avoid illness with the tiny birds, featuring his Four Cs of food ...more

Jul 12 2006 - Alton explains the sources of drinking water, its properties and dangers, and the popularity of bottled water.

Mar 14 2007 - Inspired by a trip to New York City, the capital of corned beef, Alton decides to make his own, since good corned beef is hard to find outside of the Big Apple and certainly south of the ...more

Mar 07 2007 - The pomegranate looks like something from outer space, but Alton tells us that it's one of the healthiest fruits available. But only if you know how to get to the capsules of juicy goodness ...more

Nov 08 2006 - Alton turns the spotlight on the king of spices, pepper, which has seen its once lofty stature reduced to being a companion for table salt. Included: A historical lesson tracing the spice ...more