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Food Icons: George Perry-Smith

September 4th, 2011

Episode 107 of 621 episodes

Simon Parkes tells the story and legacy of the legendary and maverick chef George Perry-Smith. In 1952 he opened The Hole in the Wall restaurant in Bath. He had no formal training, took inspiration from domestic cook books and changed the British restaurant scene forever. Producer: Dan Saladino.