An exploration of Mexican food and culture.
Sat., October 25, 2014
Mexican French toast rolls; green chilaquiles in roasted tomatillo sauce; marbled pound cake.
Sat., November 1, 2014
Sangrita; fresh jícama and orange pico de gallo; tequila, Mexican cream and chipotle shrimp; coffee flan with tequila whipped cream. Also: writer-bartender Derek Brown shares a cocktail recipe.
Season 2 of The Paradise continues the story of life, love and intrigue in a glamorous Victorian-era department store.See all broadcast times →
Garrett Peck, author of "Capital Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in Washington, D.C." discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital. D.C.'s beer heritage dates back to 1770 and claims some very innovative brewers. However, the local beer market changed tremendously after Prohibition and the city was left without a hometown brew for decades before a recent resurgence.
WETA Channel 26 hit the Washington airwaves on October 2, 1961, when station manager George Baker introduced viewers to WETA's inaugural broadcast, The New Era.Watch first broadcast →