Online Series Food for Thought


Food Network will debut its first-ever Web-exclusive series, Eat This with Dave Lieberman, Monday, Nov. 21, the network said Friday.

Hosted by the young chef, author and host of Food’s Good Deal with Dave Lieberman, each of the 13 episodes will visit hot spots in New York, Chicago, Seattle, San Francisco and Miami and focus on “hot new trends and crazes in cuisine,” Food said.

The network added that along with the videos in the Web series, its Web site ( will provide a travelogue of all the places, with additional information and related links, as well as the most popular and unique eateries in those cities.

“We want to take advantage of the immediacy of the Internet, combined with the culinary authority of Food Network, to quickly inform the general public about what's going on in the food world," Food president Brooke Johnson said in a prepared statement.

“America's culinary industry is full of passion, energy and some eccentricity, which makes for a great combination,” she added. “We're trying to capture that pulse of excitement with the series’ episodes.”