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Andrew Zimmern is dusting off his passport to crisscross the globe in search of the world's most bizarre foods.

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Andrew Zimmern

Andrew Zimmern is a writer, TV personality, chef, and teacher. A New York City native, he began his formal culinary training at the age of 14, apprenticing with some of the greatest chefs in the world.

As the co-creator, host and contributing producer of Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern, Andrew travels the world, tasting the most unique, traditional fare he can find. From restaurants to jungle markets, it's all about discovering the authentic, immersive experience.
Season 12, Episode 6

North Carolina's Moonshine Highway

Andrew uncovers the legends surrounding NASCAR's storied history that took stock car racing from the backwoods of North Carolina to a national phenomenon. Along the way he dines on pork brains, fried snapping turtle and classic Carolina barbecue.

Tuesday
Aug 7
9pm | 8c
Season 10, Episode 4

Discovering Columbus

Andrew Zimmern traces the path of Christopher Columbus' expedition across the Dominican Republic. From cow stomach stew with African roots to native Taino flatbreads, Andrew eats his way across the cultural evolution of Hispaniola.

Tuesday
Aug 7
10pm | 9c
Season 11, Episode 1

The Paul Bunyan Trail

Andrew discovers the larger-than-life logger Paul Bunyan and the beloved foods along his trail in northern Minnesota. He joins the locals for potluck dinners featuring bear pastrami, duck stew and boiled muskrat.

Tuesday
Aug 7
11pm | 10c
Season 12, Episode 6

North Carolina's Moonshine Highway

Andrew uncovers the legends surrounding NASCAR's storied history that took stock car racing from the backwoods of North Carolina to a national phenomenon. Along the way he dines on pork brains, fried snapping turtle and classic Carolina barbecue.

Wednesday
Aug 8
12am | 11c
Season 10, Episode 4

Discovering Columbus

Andrew Zimmern traces the path of Christopher Columbus' expedition across the Dominican Republic. From cow stomach stew with African roots to native Taino flatbreads, Andrew eats his way across the cultural evolution of Hispaniola.

Wednesday
Aug 8
1am | 12c
Season 11, Episode 1

The Paul Bunyan Trail

Andrew discovers the larger-than-life logger Paul Bunyan and the beloved foods along his trail in northern Minnesota. He joins the locals for potluck dinners featuring bear pastrami, duck stew and boiled muskrat.

Wednesday
Aug 8
2am | 1c
Season 12, Episode 2

Captain Cook and the Ancient Hawaiians

Andrew takes a journey on the Ala Kahakai Trail to learn the tale of Captain James Cook, the British naval officer who "discovered" the Hawaiian archipelago. Along the way, he feasts on traditional island staples, including lau lau and poke.

Wednesday
Aug 8
3am | 2c
Season 12, Episode 5

The Saint James Way in Spain

Andrew Zimmern makes a spiritual pilgrimage to the tomb of St. James in Spain. He sets off with Spanish food expert and friend Debbie Musgrove to experience the Camino and the foods tied to the tradition.

Tuesday
Aug 14
6pm | 5c
Season 12, Episode 1

The Pony Express

Andrew rides out on the epic Pony Express Trail, where he explores the thrilling mail delivery service that had a short but profound impact on America. He eats elk tongue, fish skin and an oyster omelet while on his adventure.

Tuesday
Aug 14
7pm | 6c
Season 12, Episode 4

WWII Battle of the Bulge

Andrew journeys through Belgium to retrace the steps of the soldiers who fought in one of the bloodiest battles of World War II. Along the way he feasts on Belgian staples like meatballs, French fries and even ostrich.

Tuesday
Aug 14
8pm | 7c
Season 12, Episode 7

The Underground Railroad

Andrew explores the historic, invisible network known as the Underground Railroad. Along the way he eats meals typical of the slaves who escaped on the route, from roadkill stew and fire-roasted bullfrog to deer jerky and chitterlings.

Tuesday
Aug 14
9pm | 8c
Season 12, Episode 7

The Underground Railroad

Andrew explores the historic, invisible network known as the Underground Railroad. Along the way he eats meals typical of the slaves who escaped on the route, from roadkill stew and fire-roasted bullfrog to deer jerky and chitterlings.

Wednesday
Aug 15
12am | 11c
Season 12, Episode 4

WWII Battle of the Bulge

Andrew journeys through Belgium to retrace the steps of the soldiers who fought in one of the bloodiest battles of World War II. Along the way he feasts on Belgian staples like meatballs, French fries and even ostrich.

Wednesday
Aug 15
3am | 2c
Season 12, Episode 4

WWII Battle of the Bulge

Andrew journeys through Belgium to retrace the steps of the soldiers who fought in one of the bloodiest battles of World War II. Along the way he feasts on Belgian staples like meatballs, French fries and even ostrich.

Sunday
Aug 19
2pm | 1c
Season 12, Episode 5

The Saint James Way in Spain

Andrew Zimmern makes a spiritual pilgrimage to the tomb of St. James in Spain. He sets off with Spanish food expert and friend Debbie Musgrove to experience the Camino and the foods tied to the tradition.

Sunday
Aug 19
3pm | 2c
Season 12, Episode 6

North Carolina's Moonshine Highway

Andrew uncovers the legends surrounding NASCAR's storied history that took stock car racing from the backwoods of North Carolina to a national phenomenon. Along the way he dines on pork brains, fried snapping turtle and classic Carolina barbecue.

Sunday
Aug 19
4pm | 3c
Season 7, Episode 2

Croatia's Dalmatian Coast: Roasted Rodents & Stone Soup

Andrew heads to Croatia, an Eastern European kingdom straight out of a storybook. An up-and-coming tourist hotspot, Andrew still finds ancient tastes from roasted dormice and giant offal kebabs to baked rooster and grilled frog.

Tuesday
Aug 21
6pm | 5c
Season 9, Episode 8

Cajun Country Trail

Andrew Zimmern heads south to explore Louisiana's Cajun country. From blood sausage to chewy ginger cakes, seafood gumbo to wild hog heart, Andrew finds that Cajun country is rife with edible resources and French-inspired recipes from the past.

Tuesday
Aug 21
7pm | 6c
Season 12, Episode 7

The Underground Railroad

Andrew explores the historic, invisible network known as the Underground Railroad. Along the way he eats meals typical of the slaves who escaped on the route, from roadkill stew and fire-roasted bullfrog to deer jerky and chitterlings.

Sunday
Aug 26
1pm | 12c
Season 10, Episode 2

Cowboy Life in Texas

Andrew Zimmern saddles up for life as a Texas cowboy. From barbacoa made with the centuries-old traditions of vaqueros to fried and funky snacks at the rodeo, Andrew eats farm-fresh, meaty cuisine.

Sunday
Aug 26
2pm | 1c
Season 12, Episode 2

Captain Cook and the Ancient Hawaiians

Andrew takes a journey on the Ala Kahakai Trail to learn the tale of Captain James Cook, the British naval officer who "discovered" the Hawaiian archipelago. Along the way, he feasts on traditional island staples, including lau lau and poke.

Tuesday
Aug 28
10am | 9c
Season 11, Episode 3

The Jesse James Trail

Andrew eats the Civil War-era foods that fueled the notorious James-Younger gang, including rotten tomato ketchup, Confederate biscuits, ham cake, stewed rabbit and crappie ceviche.

Tuesday
Aug 28
11am | 10c
Season 11, Episode 2

America's First Revolution Trail

Andrew explores the route taken by Pueblo leader Po'pay during the 1680 revolt against the Spanish. Along the way, he experiences native traditions and digs into porcupine heart, acorn mush cake and elk jerky.

Tuesday
Aug 28
6pm | 5c
Season 11, Episode 4

Napoleon's March Through Poland

Andrew gets a taste of the culinary impact of Napoleon Bonaparte's march through Poland. He tries decadent tripe soup, rump steak seasoned with gunpowder and roe deer brains cooked over an open fire.

Tuesday
Aug 28
7pm | 6c
Season 12, Episode 3

William Wallace March Through Scotland

Andrew travels the path of the mythic rebel William Wallace, Along the way he enjoys venison haggis, whisky barrel-smoked haddock and stunning blue lobster from the North Sea.

Tuesday
Sep 4
10am | 9c
Season 12, Episode 6

North Carolina's Moonshine Highway

Andrew uncovers the legends surrounding NASCAR's storied history that took stock car racing from the backwoods of North Carolina to a national phenomenon. Along the way he dines on pork brains, fried snapping turtle and classic Carolina barbecue.

Tuesday
Sep 4
11am | 10c

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