Series Information

Back to Roots

BACK TO ROOTS is a deliciously distinctive food series that celebrates Indigenous cuisine. Season 1 follows home cook Perry Omeasoo on his personal journey towards better health as he demonstrates modified versions of traditional Indigenous games and skill training. Season 2 features Matricia Bauer who takes viewers on a Wapakwanis plant walk to find what has served as Indigenous food and medicine for generations. She then showcases her culinary and botanical skills and whips up a tasty dish, drink, medicine, or cosmetic with the locally found flora.

Recent and Upcoming Airings

Bearberry 11.34/28 1:30 pm 11.35/4 1:30 pm
Poplar Buds 11.35/12 1:30 pm 11.35/18 1:30 pm
Raspberry 11.34/21 1:30 pm 11.34/27 1:30 pm
Run & Scream 11.35/26 1:30 pm
Spruce Tips 11.34/14 1:30 pm 11.34/20 1:30 pm
Wild Blueberry 11.35/5 1:30 pm 11.35/11 1:30 pm
Wild Rose 11.34/7 1:30 pm 11.34/13 1:30 pm
Wild Sage 11.35/19 1:30 pm 11.35/25 1:30 pm
Wild Strawberry 11.34/6 1:30 pm