SAVORING OUR FAITH - Season 7
Fr. Leo Patalinghug talks food and faith with Catholics across the United States, cooking delicious meals while offering Church teachings in bite-sized portions.Rent $2.99Buy $14.99
On his travels through Eastern Europe, Fr. Leo visits with Sr. Miroslava Bradica, Mother Superior of the Sisters of Charity, and cooks a meal for the EWTN partners at the historic Luznica Manor in Croatia.
CLASSIC CATHOLIC CROATIA
Mixing food and faith, Father Leo Patalinghug explores the Croatian capital of Zadar where he sits down with religious leaders and tours Terrazza Mahita, the city’s premiere Italian eatery.
BEHOLD THE DEEP
On his trip to Croatia, Fr. Leo visits the minor seminary in Zadar. There, he whips up a delicious meal and enjoys some spirited conversation with the seminarians at the Church of St. Simeon.
In this episode, Fr. Leo meets the foundress of Laudato TV, chats with Sister Ivana Sikiric of St. Mary’s Monastery and cooks up a feast fit for royalty at The King’s Vineyard restaurant in Zadar.
ROME OF HUNGARY
Fr. Leo goes to the Basilica of Esztergom in Hungary where he speaks with the mayor and visits a Franciscan boarding school, before enjoying a delicious pork tenderloin at Primas Pince restaurant.
Crossing over the Danube, Fr. Leo Patalinghug’s culinary travels take him to Slovakia where he encounters a family winery, a resort hotel, and a restaurant that can best be described as “rude.”
WORK OF HUMAN HANDS
After lunching at ElsöMádi in the quaint Slovakian town of Mad, Fr. Leo heads to the Transfiguration of Our Lord Hungarian Greek Catholic Church to meet with the Metropolitan Archbishop.
On today’s menu: A visit to St. Stephen’s Basilica and Matthias Church, a sumptuous lunch at The Great Market Hall and a hands-on lesson in how to make a cake at the August Confectionary.
Journey to Slovakia’s Bratislava Castle to experience the spiritual highlights of this ancient city that borders three countries. Then, climb the tower with Fr. Leo to enjoy traditional food and a spectacular view.
In Regensburg, also known as Pope Benedict’s city, Fr. Leo explores the shrines and crosses the bridge that connects the medieval and the modern. He also visits the local spots that feed body, mind and spirit.
The sights and sounds of Prague are on the menu as Fr. Leo visits the City of Towers and the shrine of the Infant of Prague. But he also finds time to sample the food and beverages of this magical looking city.
Journey to Dubrovnik to explore one of Croatia’s most picturesque medieval cities. Here, Fr. Leo helps his viewers become pilgrims while he samples the local cuisine. Plus, a food miracle featuring St. Blaise.