— Cooking with Adam LiawThe second season of airs weeknights on SBS (Ch.30) at 6:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on SBS Food (Ch.33). All episodes available anytime on SBS On Demand. —
Adam Liaw, author and TV presenter, is joined each evening by two foodie friends for half an hour of fun and conversation as they cook up a variety of dishes centered around a nighttime theme. Whether it’s an ingredient, a cooking style or a cultural inspiration, Adam prepares his dish first before his guests follow suit with easy-to-follow recipes and tips that viewers can follow home in time for dinner.
There will be celebrities, culture, food and lots of laughs in a series that will inspire foodies and non-foodies alike every day.
Episode 1 | Reinvent the meal
Broadcast at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, August 8, 2022 on SBS and 7:00 p.m. on SBS Food
Chef and restaurateur of the Ho Jiak Junda Khoo brand, and executive chef of Nour and Aalia; Paul Farag is in The Cook Up Kitchen with Adam Liaw as they revisit classic dishes.
Episode 2 | Australian Italian
Broadcast at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 9, 2022 on SBS and 7:00 p.m. on SBS Food
Adam, model Samantha Harris and chef Karl Firla say Buongiorno to The Cook Up Kitchen as they explore Italian dishes with an Australian twist.
Episode 3 | great soups
Airs at 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 10, 2022 on SBS and 7:00 p.m. on SBS Food
Adam, chef Sharon Salloum and social media foodie Morgan Hipworth are in The Cook Up Kitchen upgrading the humble soup into something super.
Episode 4 | Great British food
Airs at 6:00 p.m. Thursday, August 11, 2022 on SBS and 7:00 p.m. on SBS Food
British High Commissioner to Australia Vicki Treadell and Executive Chef of Restaurant Nel; Nelly Robinson, join Adam in The Cook Up kitchen to cook up some great British food.
Episode 5 | One-pot dinner
Broadcast at 6:00 p.m. Friday, August 12, 2022 on SBS and 7:00 p.m. on SBS Food
To prove that big dinner parties don’t require a lot of equipment, Adam, journalist Jason Om and creative Jenevieve Chang are in The Cook Up Kitchen cooking with one pot.
Episode 6 | Celebration food
Broadcast at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, August 15, 2022 on SBS and 7:00 p.m. on SBS Food
Let’s get the party started! Adam, performer Mitch Tambo and chef Aline de Freitas are in The Cook Up Kitchen, preparing food to celebrate.
Episode 7 | Food on tour
Broadcast at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 16, 2022 on SBS and 7:00 p.m. on SBS Food
Former bachelor Brooke Blurton and satirist Mark Humphries join Adam in The Cook Up Kitchen to share their best dishes when traveling.
Episode 8 | Food from my travels
Airs at 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 17, 2022 on SBS and 7:00 p.m. on SBS Food
Fancy a vacation? We have the next best thing. One of Australia’s youngest chefs, Luci Khan, and food writer and presenter Sofia Levin join Adam in The Cook Up Kitchen to whip up delicious dishes from their travels.
Episode 9 | Go to dinner on weekdays
Airs at 6:00 p.m. Thursday, August 18, 2022 on SBS and 7:00 p.m. on SBS Food
Adam, Paralympian Gold Medalist Ellie Cole and Arthur’s Surry Hills Executive Chef Tristan Rosier brighten up your day Monday through Friday with their signature weeknight dinners.
Episode 10 | Citrus
Airs at 6:00 p.m. Friday, August 19, 2022 on SBS and 7:00 p.m. on SBS Food
Journalist Mahnaz Angury and chef Danielle Alvarez join Adam in The Cook Up Kitchen to create three delicious dishes using the most versatile group of fruits: citrus fruits.