Our favorite Dishes Across the Decades
When it comes to the kitchen, not every TV character is cut out to be a chef. But while their ingredients may be in the wrong place, their heart never is.
Below are some dishes across the decades. Watch Television Across the Decades, weekdays from 9a til 5p ET.
I Love Lucy - "Pioneer Women"
Best served: With the 1900s
Lucy's secret: You can never use too much yeast.
I Married Joan - "The Recipe"
The Ox-Tail Soup
Best served: Inside the pot
Joan's secret: Really dive into the soup experience.
Family Affair - "Take Two Aspirin"
Petticoat Junction - "It's Not Easy to Be a Mother"
Macaroni and Cheese
Best served with: A doctor nearby
Betty Jo's secret: Bake until a nice shade of burnt.
The Mary Tyler Moore Show - "The Lars Affair"
Best served: With tender loving care
Sue Ann's secret: Make every soufflè its own affair.
Newhart - "The Stratford Wives"
Best served: At a potluck
Joanna's secret: People are more important than food.