7 delicious food shows to stream this weekend

Cape Town - Don’t watch these when you’re hungry! Brush up on your culinary skills and drool over the delectable dishes in these reality series and documentaries about the art of eating on internet TV.

1. Neill Anthony: Private Chef (Showmax)

This talented chef based in Cape Town has been trained in kitchens of Gordon Ramsay, Marcus Wareing and other international cooking greats. He gets invited to cook in the homes of prestigious clients, socialite friends, and fun-loving acquaintances, and he shares his ingredients for the perfect dinner party in this series.

2. Sarah Graham’s Food Safari (Showmax)

Set against the backdrop of Africa's natural beauty, food writer and cook Sarah Graham explores the ingredients and recipes of the continent, not to mention the lip-smacking dishes we can make with them.

3. Alinea in Residence: Madrid (Showmax)

Chef Grant Achatz is a world leader in gastronomy and his Michelin three-star restaurant Alinea is renowned for its quality. Join this culinary genius and experience the intensity as he opens a new restaurant in Spain.

4. Girl Eat World (Showmax)

Get the inside scoop from Kamini Pather and the food bloggers she visits in 10 international foodie destinations around the world.

5. Masterchef Australia (DStv Now)

The standards in the world’s most-watched cooking competition get higher and higher every year, and in Season 10, the contestants cook for culinary and actual royalty in their quest for the grand prize and the coveted title.

6. The Final Table (Netflix)

Teams of elite chefs vie to impress the world’s toughest palates as they whip up iconic dishes from nine nations in this star-packed competition, the first of its kind.

7. Salt Fat Acid Heat (Netflix)

Chef and food writer Samin Nosrat travels the world to explore four basic keys to wonderful cooking, serving up feasts and helpful tips along the way.