Roger Mooking sets out on a culinary odyssey around the country on the ultimate search for Man's Greatest Food. From Steaks to Barbecue, Seafood to Sandwiches, Pork to Pizza, and of course, man's greatest Hamburgers, no eatery is too far out of the way for these mouth-watering culinary creations. Roger sets a fast pace to sample some of the most succulent, not-to-be-missed food offerings to be found in these United States.

Man's Greatest Food Season 3

Tacos

Roger scours the U.S. for the 15 best tacos.

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Season 2, Episode 5

Fried

From seafood and beef to pork and cheese, all the best foods taste better fried and Roger Mooking is scouring the country in search of the 12 best fried-food dishes. He's hanging out with fried-food-loving chefs learning all their secrets for bringing heat, oil and food together in holy fried matrimony.

Thursday
Sep 10
9am | 8c
Season 3, Episode 1

Tacos

Americans love tacos, and Roger Mooking is scouring the country for the 15 best tacos around. The options for fillings range from pork to fish to alligator in hard, soft and even puffy shells.

Saturday
Sep 12
10am | 9c
Season 3, Episode 3

Cajun Cuisine

Roger Mooking showcases 15 of the very best Cajun dishes in America, covering all the classics -- crawfish, red beans and rice, gumbo, jambalaya and andouille sausage -- as well as a few surprises. Chefs share all the best sauces, roux, spices and techniques from their own kitchens as the good times roll.

Saturday
Sep 12
11am | 10c
Season 3, Episode 10

Street Eats

Roger Mooking searches for the best food to eat on the fly, from food trucks and roadside stands to walk-up counters and carnival fare. He joins chefs in their kitchens as they share their secrets to making the most amazing mobile pizza, wraps, frozen treats and more.

Tuesday
Sep 15
2pm | 1c
Season 3, Episode 11

Hidden Treasures

Roger Mooking travels the U.S. to find classics with a twist and unexpectedly delicious pairings. He visits the chefs in their own kitchens to find out how they create these surprising and mouthwatering dishes.

Tuesday
Sep 15
3pm | 2c
Season 3, Episode 12

Appetizers

Roger Mooking starts the meal off right with 15 of the best appetizers in the United States. From nachos and chicken wings to oysters, fries and more, Roger's going coast-to-coast to find the best!

Tuesday
Sep 15
4pm | 3c
Season 2, Episode 10

Surf and Turf

Roger Mooking checks out the best surf-and-turf dishes in restaurants across America. He joins chefs to learn how to put amazing combinations together including the classic lobster tail and steak, clam and bacon pizza, crab cakes with sausage and even a lobster-and-steak roll.

Thursday
Sep 17
8am | 7c
Season 2, Episode 8

Bacon

Roger Mooking showcases the towering BLTs, juicy bacon burgers, pizzas, pies, pancakes and more with the 12 tastiest bacon dishes in America. He's in the kitchen with bacon-loving chefs learning everything there is to know about pigs and their parts as well as revealing the chefs' top swine secrets.

Thursday
Sep 17
9am | 8c
Season 3, Episode 5

Extreme

It's time to go big or go home with Roger Mooking as he explores the most extreme dishes. The featured chefs are creating the most jaw-dropping, spectacular dishes on the food scene. Whether it's bigger, hotter, or all-you-can-eat, everything from pizza to burgers to ice cream is taken to the max.

Saturday
Sep 19
10am | 9c
Season 3, Episode 6

Global Grub

Roger Mooking takes 15 gastronomical trips for the most exotic, flavorful and spicy foods all without leaving the U.S. The featured chefs create classic international meals from Ethiopia, Thailand, Mexico and more in their own American kitchens.

Saturday
Sep 19
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 1

Seafood

Roger Mooking travels America to reel in the fifteen very best seafood dishes. Freshness is key and location matters. From the Atlantic seaboard to the Pacific coast, down deep in the bayou, and high in the Rockies, there's no limit to what seafood lovers will do to sink their teeth into nature's delectable all you can eat buffet. Shrimp, lobster, snapper, or grouper, and fried, steamed, baked, or smoked, no oyster shell is left unturned.

Tuesday
Sep 22
2pm | 1c
Season 3, Episode 13

Desserts

Roger Mooking skips straight to the sweets as he dives headlong into the 15 best desserts offered in the United States. From the rich and chocolatey to the fruity and flavorful, Roger's getting down on all the most decadent meal-end treats prepared by chefs in their own kitchens.

Tuesday
Sep 22
3pm | 2c
Season 1, Episode 2

Barbecue

Roger Mooking cannot resist the sweet, succulent smoky goodness of barbecue as he canvases the country on the lookout for the fifteen best barbecue dishes wherever he can find them. For as long as there has been fire, man has been barbecuing over it. Brisket, chicken, whole hog, mutton, and even a breakfast taco are just a few of the saucy delights to be found when fire, meat, and seasoning intersect in juicy perfection.

Tuesday
Sep 22
4pm | 3c
Season 2, Episode 13

Island Eats

Roger Mooking searches the country for the 12 best island eats from lobster, conch and shellfish to low-country boils and key lime pies. He's joining chefs in their breezy kitchens to learn everything about putting the country's freshest and most amazing island treats together.

Thursday
Sep 24
8am | 7c
Season 2, Episode 12

Grilled

Roger Mooking showcases 12 of the best grilled dishes in restaurants across America. He's hanging out in the kitchens of fire-loving chefs to learn everything there is to know about applying heat and smoke for the tastiest chicken, beef, alligator, lobster and more. Together, they'll prepare the flame, season the food and reveal all the secrets for the best grilled foods in the country.

Thursday
Sep 24
9am | 8c
Season 3, Episode 8

Saucy

Roger Mooking scours the U.S. to find 15 of the best dishes that are all about the sauce. There's sticky toffee pudding, super spicy wings, a fondue burger, drunken scallops and even chocolate plus barbecue. These are the tastiest, sauciest meals to ever grace a plate or tingle a taste bud, and the chefs who have perfected them reveal their secrets step by step.

Saturday
Sep 26
10am | 9c
Season 3, Episode 9

Soul Food

Roger Mooking joins chefs in their own kitchens as they honor the traditions of comforting and flavorful soul food dishes. From ribs, catfish and barbecue to oxtail, pork chops and cornbread, Roger's digging into all the classics that make up the 15 best soul food dishes from around the country.

Saturday
Sep 26
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 3

Sandwiches

Roger Mooking loves a great sandwich. After all, it's a full-fledged meal you can hold in your hands. Geography means variety, and sometimes size matters. As he searches for the country's fifteen best sandwiches, he also learns about techniques and the grand assortment of culinary delights one can place between two slices of bread. These are the amazing people and establishments that offer up something so simple that can be so good.

Tuesday
Sep 29
2pm | 1c
Season 1, Episode 4

Pizza

Pizza is one of man's most popular inventions and everyone's favorite food. So when Roger Mooking presents the top fifteen pizza offerings in the whole country, it's bound to be a revelation. From the paper-thin crusts of New York, to the wood-fired ovens of the west coast, to the bottomless deep dish of Chicago, and with toppings many have never even considered, being called the best finally puts pizza on the pedestal it deserves.

Tuesday
Sep 29
3pm | 2c
Season 1, Episode 5

Hamburgers

As the deceptively simple ground meat served on a bun with the perfect combo of condiments and garnishes, the hamburger stands alone as the go-to meal for the American masses. Roger Mooking serves up the top fifteen masterpieces of handheld deliciousness. This is an all-points survey of the amazing variety to which the hamburger has evolved. When the names include the Juicy Nookie, the Brother From Another Mother Burger, and the Burger of the Gods, average is not on the menu.

Tuesday
Sep 29
4pm | 3c
Season 3, Episode 2

Local Legends

Roger Mooking showcases 15 of America's best dishes that have achieved local legend status. From sentimental favorites like deep-dish pizza, patty melts and spaghetti and meatballs to an old-fashioned clambake and lobster roll, chefs create some of the best-loved meals in the country and reveal their old family recipes.

Thursday
Oct 1
8am | 7c
Season 3, Episode 1

Tacos

Americans love tacos, and Roger Mooking is scouring the country for the 15 best tacos around. The options for fillings range from pork to fish to alligator in hard, soft and even puffy shells.

Thursday
Oct 1
9am | 8c
Season 3, Episode 11

Hidden Treasures

Roger Mooking travels the U.S. to find classics with a twist and unexpectedly delicious pairings. He visits the chefs in their own kitchens to find out how they create these surprising and mouthwatering dishes.

Saturday
Oct 3
10am | 9c
Season 3, Episode 12

Appetizers

Roger Mooking starts the meal off right with 15 of the best appetizers in the United States. From nachos and chicken wings to oysters, fries and more, Roger's going coast-to-coast to find the best!

Saturday
Oct 3
11am | 10c
Season 2, Episode 2

Chicken

Roger Mooking travels across America in search of the 12 very best chicken dishes. From frying and baking to grilling, Roger is hanging out with chefs as they explore all the best ways to cook wings, pot pies, pizzas and other savory chicken dishes.

Tuesday
Oct 6
2pm | 1c
Season 1, Episode 6

Pork

Roger Mooking travels the country to discover the top fifteen greatest pork dishes. Regional pride and bragging rights are a big part of the evolution of these exceptional pork dishes, not to mention the unbelievable variety. Pig cheeks, pig feet, bacon bombs, ribs, ham, pork wings, and whole hog are all a delicious part of the wide world of pork.

Tuesday
Oct 6
3pm | 2c

About the Host

Roger Mooking

Meet Roger Mooking, award-winning musician and host of Man Fire Food and Man's Greatest Food.