Season 6 is about the journey home.
- Mashama Bailey returns to Georgia, her place of birth, to open a new restaurant drawing on the knowledge and culinary history of the Southern African American chefs who came before her.
- Aspiring veterinarian Dario Ceccini returns to save his family’s butchery business and becomes the world’s most famous butcher.
- Asma Khan abandons a career in British constitutional law to return to India to extract the secret recipes of her family’s Royal Muglai roots.
- Sean Brock, who has devoted his career to preserving southern food crops and culinary traditions, is finally forced to reckon with personal demons that threaten his life