In advance of an all new episode of "Parts Unknown," on Friday evening culinary maestro and television host Anthony Bourdain joined Anderson Cooper to reveal what most surprised him about his trip to Iran.
Watch the full Iranian excursion Sunday evening, on CNN, at 9 p.m.
Anthony Bourdain travels to Paraguay for the latest episode of “Parts Unknown.” He discovers not only some amazing food but also a family secret. He sat down to discuss it with Anderson.
Anthony Bourdain has traveled the world for CNN's Parts Unknown. His latest adventure hit a little closer to home. Bourdain has spent most of his life living in New York and New Jersey. For this week's episode, he explored the Bronx. Anthony Bourdain went to a New York City restaurant with Anderson Cooper to talk about what he found.
For the past two weeks, Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian and his wife, journalist Yeganeh Salehi, have been jailed in Iran on unknown charges. CNN's Anthony Bourdain met the couple in Tehran while filming an upcoming episode of 'Parts Unknown.' He spoke to Anderson and described the couple as fantastic ambassadors for a little understood country. Bourdain also discussed the possibility that his interview may have had something to do with their arrest.
In the next episode of "Parts Unknown" Anthony Bourdain goes to Mississippi where he learns the difference between soul food and southern food. Anderson Cooper has family roots in Mississippi. He shared some of his memories about the state telling Bourdain "there's a memory there, there's a history there for good and for bad." Bourdain described the traditional southern cooking as "awesome," adding "the food is great."
As Russia was preparing for the Sochi Olympics, Anthony Bourdain was there tasting the food and the vodka for this week's episode of "Parts Unknown." He tells Anderson where he found his favorite dishes and why some of Russia's fanciest restaurants are a "horror show."
If you shudder at the thought of what a "street taco" may do to your stomach you are not alone. But not Anthony Bourdain when he visits Mexico. He spoke to Anderson about the latest episode of "Parts Unknown" that takes him to Mexico City and Oaxaca. Bourdain explains why street food is some of the freshest food you can find there.
For some, dinner in Las Vegas means all you can eat buffets or a cheap prime rib dinner. But in the latest episode of "Parts Unknown" Anthony Bourdain went off the strip for some of Sin City's best kept food secrets. Anderson sat down with Anthony Bourdain who described "the Las Vegas not a lot of people get to see."
The new season of Anthony Bourdain's 'Parts Unknown' premieres this weekend on CNN. In the first episode Anthony travels to Punjab, India. Anderson and Anthony sat down to talk about food, travel and eating vegetarian.
Adventurous foodie Anthony Bourdain took a much less daring eater, Anderson Cooper, to a New York City restaurant to feast on a delicacy, Yakitori, including chicken elbow.
Between bites they traded stories about their travels and differing philosophies on dining while abroad. One of them prefers to play it safe on the road, the other will try just about anything given to him by locals.
Bourdain's new CNN program brings viewers along to learn about the people, places, traditions and meals he discovers, starting with Myanmar in the premiere episode of "Parts Unknown" this Sunday, April 14 at 9 p.m. ET. Besides the spectacular beauty, he found the people very open to outsiders, and they didn't shy away from the camera.
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