Have you ever wondered what all those complicated ingredients are in your white bread? Are they dangerous and what are they actually doing to the bread? Is it true that some breads are made using drywall and human hair?
Andy visits a Baker and a Food Scientist to learn the pros and cons of using additives in your bread. He takes that knowledge and makes two batches of his own.
Today, getting what you need is as easy as a trip to the store. From food to clothing, energy, medicine, and so much more, Andy George will discover what it takes to make everything from scratch. His mission is to understand the complex processes of manufacturing that is often taken for granted and do it all himself. Each week he’s traveling the world to bypass the modern supply chain in order to harvest raw materials straight from the source. Along the way, he’s answering the questions you never thought to ask.