Food Unwrapped

8:30pm Monday, September 17 on C4

Brand new science series Food Unwrapped explores how our food is really made and the industry secrets behind our favourite produce. Reporters Matt Tebbutt, James Watt, Martin Dickie and Kate Quilton travel the globe to discover just how the food we love is mass produced. In the second episode, Kate and Matt look into the wax on our lemons in Spain and Thailand, and Matt gets the real story behind formed ham here in the UK.

8:30pm Monday, September 10 on C4

A brand new science series explores how our food is really made and the industry secrets behind our favourite produce. This eight-part series is presented by a team of reporters who travel the globe to discover just how the food we love is mass produced. Food Unwrapped contacts supermarkets and producers with simple questions about the food we buy: What’s the wax on my lemons?; What are the bacteria in my Probiotics?; What is formed ham? If they can’t explain it, the gang of hungry detectives stop at nothing to find out.

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