Sat 12/3: Good Eats: American Classic IX: Pumpkin Pie (Food Network)
Thanksgiving may be past us, but there is still plenty of holiday eating to do, so it is never too late to brush up on hearty classics for the slew of winter gatherings still to take place. Punch up your pie game by re-watching this course led by mathematically gifted and well-dressed chef Alton Brown. The scientific process to his cooking instruction makes it possible for even the most oven-challenged man to rise to the occasion. If you are still not convinced that this is the recipe for you, what if we told you that he makes the crust out of ginger snaps?