Choosing our favorite films is like choosing our favorite foods! There are so many good one it's hard to decide. But, we managed to put together a list of 10 fabulous food films that we would watch (and have!) more than once. All are available for streaming, so queue them up and enjoy the holiday season.
A food comedy with legendary actress and chef Madhur Jaffrey and Aasif Madvi.
Jiro Dreams of Sushi
You'd never expect to find a Michelin starred restaurant to be located in the bowels of the Tokyo subway. This amazing documentary chronicles the life of 85-year-old sushi master Jiro Ono and his son and heir, Yoshikazu.
Pour yourself a big glass of Chianti and be prepared to dance, laugh and drool in this classic film starring Tony Shalhoub, Stanley Tucci, Marc Anthony and Minnie Driver.
El Bulli: Cooking in Progress
Fans of molecular gastronomy and avant-garde cuisine will find this documentary about renowned Spanish chef Ferran Adriá simply riveting!
A culinary genius, who happens to be a rat, dreams of becoming a chef at a famous Paris restaurant. The whole family will love this feel-good film!
Like Water For Chocolate
Based on the beautifully written novel by Laura Esquivel, this period piece takes place in Mexico in 1910. It's a story of family tradition, love, food and magic!
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
A family classic the whole family will love year after year!
Food. Wine. Middle age. Love. More wine. Starring Paul Giamatti, Thomas Haden Church, Virginia Madsen and Sandra Oh.