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Thanksgiving Special: Turkey Q & A and The Real Story of The First Thanksgiving

From: America's Test Kitchen Radio
Series: America's Test Kitchen Holiday Specials
Length: 53:59

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This time on America’s Test Kitchen, we talk to the experts to investigate the true beginning of Thanksgiving. We’ll be tasting turkey, and we’ll find out what’s hot and what’s not in the world of kitchen gadgets. Then we’ll head into the test kitchen to answer the top ten Thanksgiving day questions from stuffing to brining to perfect piecrust. And of course, we’ll be taking your calls to answer all of your cooking questions. Promo available Monday, November 11, 2013. Full hour available starting Thursday, November 14, 2013. Read the full description.

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America's Test Kitchen Thanksgiving Special: Turkey Q & A and The Real Story of The First Thanksgiving

 In this hour:

—Host Christopher Kimball talks to the experts to investigate the true beginning of Thanksgiving.

—Call-Ins with Host Christopher Kimball and Culinary Expert Bridget Lancaster: Chris and Bridget take calls from listeners and answer their cooking questions.

Taste Test with Jack Bishop: Tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of turkey.

Hot or Not: Gadget guru Lisa McManus reviews the test kitchen’s favorite Thanksgiving gadgets.

Recipe Challenge: Test cook Dan Souza answers the top ten Thanksgiving day questions from stuffing to brining to perfect piecrust.

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America's Test Kitchen Thanksgiving Special: Turkey Q & A and The Real Story of The First Thanksgiving

 In this hour:

—Host Christopher Kimball talks to the experts to investigate the true beginning of Thanksgiving.

—Call-Ins with Host Christopher Kimball and Culinary Expert Bridget Lancaster: Chris and Bridget take calls from listeners and answer their cooking questions.

Taste Test with Jack Bishop: Tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of turkey.

Hot or Not: Gadget guru Lisa McManus reviews the test kitchen’s favorite Thanksgiving gadgets.

Recipe Challenge: Test cook Dan Souza answers the top ten Thanksgiving day questions from stuffing to brining to perfect piecrust.

Timing and Cues

Timings are as they occur with a 5-minute news hole after the billboard.

Billboard: 00:00 - 00:59
In cue: [MUSIC] " This is America's Test Kitchen ..."
Out cue: "the Public Radio Exchange, PRX.ORG, stay tuned...."

INSERT NEWS HOLE: 1:00 - 5:59

Segment 1: 6:00 - 21:53

In cue: [MUSIC ] "This is America's Test Kitchen
Out cue: …breadworld.com [MUSIC]

Break 1: 21:53-22:53

Segment 2: 22:53-33:18
In cue:[ MUSIC] "I'm Christopher Kimball you're listening to America's Test Kitchen…. "I
Out cue: "…. beloved american dishes."

Break 2: 33:18-34:17

Segment 3: 34:17-58:59
In cue: " I'm Christopher Kimball .."
Out cue: "…distributed by the Public Radio Exchange, PRX.ORG." [MUSIC ENDS]

Additional Credits

America's Test Kitchen Radio is produced by America's Test Kitchen, in association with WGBH
Executive Producer: Melissa Baldino
Co-Executive Producer: Stephanie Stender
Production Assistant: Kaitlin Hammond
Senior Audio Engineer: Jane Pipik
Segment Editors: Melissa Allison and Sydney Lewis; mastering by Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media
Production Help: Debby Paddock
Theme Music: The Mahotella Queens
Additional Music: Georg Brandl Egloff 2012
America's Test Kitchen Radio is distributed by the Public Radio Exchange

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