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Garlic is As Good As Ten Mothers

A film by Les Blank. Celebrates the virtues of garlic, from a Chinese restaurant's sizzling wok to the stuffed piglet specialty of Berkeley's Chez Panisse and the garlic festival at Gilroy, Calif. Garlic enthusiasts describe the bulb's role in history, its medicinal qualities, and their own favorite garlic concoctions. Dist.: Flower Films. 1980. 51 min.
See also:Other films by Les Blank with notable food scenes, including Dry Wood (; ), Puamana (), Sprout Wings And Fly (; ), Burden Of Dreams (), In Heaven There Is No Beer (), Ziveli! (; ), Spend It All ()