Condiments

Two post-prandial programmes in which Sophie Grigson celebrates the unsung heroes of the feast.

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20131015 (BBC7)
20131016 (BBC7)

Sophie Grigson takes a look at the impact mustard has had on language and agriculture.

Sophie Grigson takes a look at the impact mustard has had on language and agriculture.

Sophie Grigson celebrates the unsung heroes of the feast with a look at the impact mustard has had on our language and on the business of agriculture.

A look at the impact mustard has had on our language and on the business of agriculture, and a recipe using mustard in a way one might not have thought of.

02 LASTHorseradish1998062120131016 (BBC7)
20131017 (BBC7)

Sophie Grigson follows another undervalued addition on its journey from fresh root to jar.

Sophie Grigson celebrates the unsung heroes of the feast, meeting a farmer who grows horseradish on an industrial scale, so crucial is it to the success of Sunday lunch.

Gardeners complain that this is an invasive and pestilent weed, but Sophie meets a farmer who grows it on an industrial scale, so crucial is it to the success of Sunday lunch.

Horseradish oils cause burning and tears, but the plant has chemical and medicinal properties, as well as considerable culinary potential.