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Season 3, Episode 2: Childhood (And the Search for Puerto Rico’s Lost Pepper)



Kelly joins Portland chef Cristina Baez on a journey to Puerto Rico to reconnect with the food of her childhood and solve a mystery: Why has the caballeros (or Gentleman’s) pepper disappeared?


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Guest Star:
Cristina Baez & Natti Rodriguez

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Written By:
Kelly Cox


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