Tensions run high along the border between two nations that used to be one. Eric visits the DMZ where he explores Unification Village, an area where war, nature and people cohabitate.
Eric has been going to Puerto Rico for 30 years, to celebrate his adventures Eric decides to host a tribute to Puerto Rican culture. Eric meets with legendary master “Apa” Ramos to in the mountains off the Pork Highway to share his pig roasting techniques and secure the lechón for his party, and he travels to artisanal rum producer Ron del Barrilito to taste rums that will be served at the fiesta.
To showcase the country’s local produce, exotic foods, and great wine, three of Australia’s most esteemed chefs, Ben Shewry, Neil Perry, and Peter Gilmore, host a dinner for the world’s culinary elite at MONA in Tasmania. Honored to be a featured guest, Eric attends the gala along with familiar faces such as Alice Waters and Jonathan Waxman.