Home Cooks of the World

A mouth-watering video series highlighting home chefs around the world, sharing their stories, and exposing their culinary secrets.

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Get inspired by talented home chefs around the world

Ollie Horn, an acclaimed stand-up comedian and amateur cook, visits home kitchens around the world in search of inspiring stories and culinary secrets.

He then takes their insights back to our studio, where he prepares an accessible recipe that you can make at home.

Ollie Horn

Season 1: Italy


 #1 The molecular chef

Loredana replicates the molecular wonders of the three michelin star elBulli, all in the comfort of her modest little kitchen in Rome’s historic Trastevere.


 #2 You know what else is Italian?

Fortuna shares the real, Italian story of the macaroon, and talks about the many other delights the French have misappropriated from their southern neighbour.


 #3 Field to fork

Sandro takes us on a walk around the beautiful Lake Bracciano to collect wild herbs for the rustic filling of his hand-made truffle tortellini.


 #4 Soup. Soup? Soup!

Rosetta from Tivoli, a historic emperial retreat, shares a recipe for an authentic rice & chicory, and her secrets to taking any soup to the next level.


 #5 The perfect risotto

Maurizia shares her encyclopaedic knowledge of the northern Italian risotto, and handy tips on how to turn leftover rice into delicious snacks for the whole family.