Chef and food truck aficionado Brad Miller travels across the country to find the latest and greatest bites on wheels. He highlights the innovative chefs who push the boundaries of food and their customers' curious palates.
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Brad Miller hits the road in St. Louis, where he gets a taste of authentic Hawaiian food from Buzz's Hawaiian Grill food truck. Brad tries Chef Thomas "Buzz" Moore's signature yellow fin tuna poke bowl and his Kalua Pork Buns topped with barbecue sauce and pineapple slaw. Next, Brad travels to Seattle to meet Chef Shimi Kahn at Falafel Salam, where he tries the lamb gyro salad and the famous falafel with spicy pickled mango sauce. Then Brad finishes things off in Nashville at the Retro Sno truck, where he learns how to make extra-large snow cones from scratch with a variety of homemade toppings. He tries the Rainbow Snoball with cherry, pineapple and blueberry sauces as well as the Tres Leches Snoball with vanilla ice cream, caramel and sweetened condensed milk.
Brad Miller's food truck trek starts at Wood Shop BBQ in Seattle, where Chef Matt Davis serves up massive smoked beef ribs and chicken wings tossed in his special Kansas City-style barbecue sauce. Next up is the Hapa PDX truck in Portland, Ore., where Brad meets chefs and co-owners Sara and Michael Littman. He tries the G-Special Ramen with tender slices of pork belly, pickled shiitake mushrooms and a soft-boiled egg. Finally, Brad stops in St. Louis to visit Farmtruk, where owner Samantha Mitchell serves her mouthwatering soft-shell crab BLT and a St. Louis specialty -- gooey butter cake -- topped with fresh strawberry sauce and whipped honey goat cheese.
Brad Miller heads to Seattle, where Rob Killiam of Bread and Circuses is dishing out comfort food with a playful twist. Brad samples the Nacho Cheeseburger and the Pizza Supreme Corn Dog before heading across town to find the Peasant Food Manifesto truck, where owner Beth Clement is making comfort foods inspired by global cuisine. Brad tries her Kimchi Mac and Cheese as well as the Korean Cheesesteak. Finally, Brad heads to Hollywood for dessert at the Recess Ice Cream truck. Owner Jessica Lo Ibarra specializes in loaded ice cream sandwiches, and Brad tries a double chocolate cookie creation with chocolate ice cream and pieces of malted milk balls. Then he double dips with the French Toast Ice Cream Sandwich, which has blueberry cheesecake ice cream between battered and fried Texas toast.
Brad Miller starts off in Nashville, where Chef Danny Bua is packing unique flavor combinations into soft tortilla tacos on That Awesome Taco Truck. Brad tries the '80s Throwback Taco with a cheese quesadilla base as well as The Lobster Roll taco with lobster tail in a creamy sauce. Next, Brad travels to Portland, Ore., for reimagined Indian food at the DesiPDX truck. Deepak Saxena cooks Brad his signature Cardamom Chai Drumsticks and Methi Mirthi Shrimp with stir-fried pumpkin seeds and curry leaves. For dessert, Brad heads to Seattle to visit the BeanFish truck, where Brady Woo is serving up traditional Japanese-style, fish-shaped waffles stuffed with delightful treats like chocolate, marshmallows, crushed fortune cookies and fruit cereal with condensed milk.
Food truck aficionado Chef Brad Miller starts off in Durham, N.C., with a visit to American Meltdown, a food truck where Chef Paul Inserra is surprising customers with his innovative and mouthwatering spins on the classic grilled cheese sandwich. Then Brad heads to Minneapolis, Minn., to visit Bibuta, where sushi master Billy Tserenbat has turned his truck into a veritable sushi bar on wheels and uses only the highest quality ingredients, like fresh tuna and wagyu beef. Finally, Brad boards the Drizzle truck in Long Beach, Calif., where owner Jenny Diaz is combining fresh funnel cake and ice cream to create a whole new dessert that has customers lining up.
Brad Miller is hunting down must-eat food truck fare, and he starts in South Central Los Angeles at Billionaire Burger Boyz. They make the classic pairing of burger and fries bigger, better and bolder, and hungry customers line up around the block for their Jambalaya Fries and Hello Burger, an oversized beef patty stuffed with Cajun grilled shrimp. Then Brad heads to St. Paul, Minn., to meet Chef Aaron Hargrave, the owner of Blue Fire Pizza who turned his truck into a wood-fired oven and delivers perfect Neapolitan-style pizzas in under 90 seconds! Finally, Brad meets a husband and wife team in Durham, N.C., who serve Belgian waffles topped with cookie butter, fresh whipped cream and more from their truck, Belgian Waffle Crafters.
Brad Miller starts his search for great bites on wheels in Venice Beach, Calif., at the Prince of Venice, a food truck owned by an actual Italian prince, Prince Emanuele di Savoia! His trusted chef, Madeline, is winning over locals with her authentic handmade pastas, like Bucatini with Lemon Sauce. Then Brad travels to Minneapolis, Minn., to visit Flagsmash, where Chef Jaime Gonzalez is taking his favorite dishes from around the world and mashing them up with the beloved Mexican tortilla. Size does matter when it comes to his Megadilla, a crispy, monster-sized quesadilla loaded with chicken shawarma. While in Minneapolis, Brad also visits Sssdude-Nutz, where owner Bradley Taylor takes customers on a trip down memory lane with his playful doughnuts.
Brad Miller travels to Los Angeles to visit a husband-and-wife-owned truck that's winning over Californians with its authentic taste of France one buttery crepe at a time. Next, he's off to North Carolina for a taste of Indian street food made by an award-winning chef. Finally, Brad visits a larger-than-life hot dog cart in North Carolina that's putting a delicious spin on the American classic.
Brad Miller visits a food truck in Raleigh, North Carolina, where crowds are going wild for their 30 unusual meatball creations. Next, Brad heads to Lakewood, California, to board a buzz-worthy food truck that's giving locals an authentic taste of Spanish paella. Finally, Brad hits up a husband-and-wife-owned food truck in Los Angeles that has earned a cult following with its complex pho.