Brad Makes Focaccia Bread with Samin Nosrat | It's Alive | Bon Appétit

  • Published on Apr 11, 2019
  • Bon Appétit’s Brad Leone is back for episode 47 of “It’s Alive,” and this time he’s making focaccia bread with Samin Nosrat, author and host of “Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat.” Join Brad and Samin as they bake bread, explore alternate show titles, and agree that you can never have too much olive oil.

    Edited by Matt Hunziker

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  • Jessica Kiriana
    Jessica Kiriana Day ago

    When are they getting married? 😊 match made in heaven

  • Anthony Walton
    Anthony Walton Day ago +1

    SHE IS AN I C O N !

  • Ren
    Ren Day ago

    This is the funniest, cutest episode so far, hahaha. I’ve been non-stop smiling the whole time.

  • blahfeh
    blahfeh Day ago

    Samin is so amazin! Loved the episode.

  • melaninandcurlspoppin'

    They look so cute together

  • Michelle Park
    Michelle Park Day ago

    18:21 is how I would react if I met Carla

  • Joanna Johnson
    Joanna Johnson Day ago

    16:33 = giggity

  • Scott.livergood
    Scott.livergood Day ago

    the editing we all wanted. finally. Great episode!

  • belgium fan
    belgium fan Day ago

    More vids of these two please, I can watch them forever

  • Natalie Vuong
    Natalie Vuong Day ago

    This is handsdown the cutest episode. Could not stop giggling and smiling the whole time.

  • Will Newcomb
    Will Newcomb Day ago

    This episode was an emotional rollercoaster.

    Loved it.

  • Lia Smulevici
    Lia Smulevici Day ago

    I've never been so stressed out while watching an episode of BA, but I loved every second of it haha

  • Dixie Rose
    Dixie Rose Day ago

    My favorite episode by far

  • MobiusBlack
    MobiusBlack Day ago

    Might be the funniest episode I've ever seen

  • jadzia911
    jadzia911 Day ago

    I had never heard of Samin, but now I want her to be my aunt.

  • LoveRandomMusic13

    Hi! 👋🏼I’ve never made bread and don’t bake that much. But this recipe seemed easy enough to make so I’m currently in the process of making this focaccia with a little garlic and herbs. Will update later on the outcome. Wish me luck! 🤞🏼

  • Jakob Virgil
    Jakob Virgil Day ago

    Samin and Vinnie? Did I die and go to heaven?

  • Nora M
    Nora M Day ago

    I noticed Gaby's title is Test Kitchen Manager now! Congrats, Gaby!

  • Rascal W.
    Rascal W. Day ago

    I'm still dreaming about that tuna sandwish she made... I was going to fix samwish but nope lol that's what it is..

  • Alyssa Kőrösi
    Alyssa Kőrösi Day ago

    What a sincere episode ! Brava!

  • Rocio Rodriguez
    Rocio Rodriguez Day ago

    We need more Samin

  • forevermarkel
    forevermarkel Day ago

    That bowl can't come out of their paycheck, but can come out of it!

  • Karan Parikh
    Karan Parikh Day ago

    Why aren't they letting our boy Brad talk to Sue

  • Jared Fuller
    Jared Fuller Day ago

    This was fantastic! SO hilarious! I have a request for Brad for It's Alive, I'd like to see Dandelion wine made ('tis the season).

  • ZOD4
    ZOD4 Day ago

    YES man! It's Alive is BACK!

  • Megan Mackey
    Megan Mackey Day ago

    12:02 is the first time you ever heard Brad say water

  • Ian W
    Ian W Day ago

    What was the 46th episode?

  • 48162342
    48162342 Day ago +1

    Whoever edits these needs a raise

  • Abra Kadabra
    Abra Kadabra Day ago

    Samin sounds like 13 year old me when my voice was changing

  • Willaporte
    Willaporte Day ago

    Samin & Brad. Netflix series. NOW

  • Drain
    Drain Day ago

    Wourder at 11:55 :)

  • Everything.Digital
    Everything.Digital Day ago +3

    Samin muttering wourder is a mood.

  • Golden Gonzo Gaming

    I need to meet this friend of Brad who has dead skin.

  • Cydney Shea
    Cydney Shea 2 days ago

    Ok but the eagle has me cackling 🤣🤣

  • Alfonso Quibz
    Alfonso Quibz 2 days ago

    Can we just have a moment of silence when she saw carla hahahah so happy

  • Bronte Germain
    Bronte Germain 2 days ago

    Brad has a CHILD!??!?!

  • Lester Chan
    Lester Chan 2 days ago

    everyone should listen to the foodcast episode with samin it's soooo good

  • Foxy Moxi
    Foxy Moxi 2 days ago +1

    I can hear the Russian audience quietly laughing

  • aila.halifax
    aila.halifax 2 days ago

    DAMN that olive oil color though

    VACKAEM 2 days ago

    Laughed so much watching this video, i had to stop lurking and comment! Brad and Samin were hilarious together, and the editing was superb!

  • Zen Geiger
    Zen Geiger 2 days ago

    when she sees Carla. best part of the video

  • J Bohichik
    J Bohichik 2 days ago

    With all that oil I’m surprised the US did not invade the facata

  • llama Machine
    llama Machine 2 days ago

    This is my favourite episode. They are like kids in a candy shop. Look at my miso garlic

  • Isaiah 23
    Isaiah 23 2 days ago

    Back to what made me love the show the ba test kitchen and funny edits

  • Oranguice
    Oranguice 2 days ago

    I find myself rather attached to that woman. For whatever reason. Also the editing was great on this video.

  • Kathleen Fernandez
    Kathleen Fernandez 2 days ago +7

    Definitely one of the best episodes of It's Alive 😂😂 There's just so much chaotic energy, especially from 20:50 onward. I'm dead.

  • Cheryl Joseph
    Cheryl Joseph 2 days ago

    Samin seeing Carla is all of us meeting our fave youtubers/influencers ^^

  • Zack Tyler
    Zack Tyler 2 days ago

    Why are we not allowed to show Matt on camera?

  • Marc Ahumada
    Marc Ahumada 2 days ago

    These two are hilarious together, and they have to do another show!

  • Maya
    Maya 2 days ago

    Samin being so excited to meet Carla is the sweetest thing I've seen in awhile

  • Asa Stallard
    Asa Stallard 2 days ago

    So much sex in the air.

  • Taylor Brogan
    Taylor Brogan 2 days ago

    This is the most chaotic (and the best) BA video I've seen in a very long time.

  • Madison Reed
    Madison Reed 2 days ago

    Brad really is a human golden retriever

  • Viveka Claire
    Viveka Claire 2 days ago

    Cooking is distractions and people coming in and out and weird hoarse screaming. Tons of salt and jokes and love. This video is commercial kitchen meets my moms kitchen and I love it.

  • Ivan DeLaRosa
    Ivan DeLaRosa 2 days ago

    Yo brad just a thought. Do you think you can make pickled lettuce? Like sour dill lettuce or bread and butter lettuce? Not asking for you to make it just an odd thought

  • Jess Meness
    Jess Meness 2 days ago

    This one is gold.

  • Cindy S.
    Cindy S. 2 days ago

    I need Samin Nosrat in BA at least once a week.

  • William Rowden
    William Rowden 2 days ago

    She seems in such pain

  • Kayla Tum
    Kayla Tum 2 days ago

    Samin was so wonderful!! Loved this

  • Swithun Ferguson
    Swithun Ferguson 2 days ago

    the only reason i returned was for the editing

  • Charlie Watson
    Charlie Watson 2 days ago

    They work so well together! I really hope they're friends off screen! Great ep

  • Leonardo Oliveira
    Leonardo Oliveira 2 days ago +3

    HOly sh*t, this episode was a mess! I LOVE IT!

  • belle p
    belle p 2 days ago


  • xmnemonic
    xmnemonic 2 days ago

    I love Samin.

  • Rob_temsis
    Rob_temsis 2 days ago

    Samin is lovely!!

  • Lavender Williams
    Lavender Williams 2 days ago

    Part of me feels like Samin was NOT kidding when she said they paid her 20,000 to do this video lol

  • Paul Saif
    Paul Saif 2 days ago

    Hey, Bard! Where do you get your hats from?

  • Immunogoblin
    Immunogoblin 2 days ago


  • Amanda Wallace
    Amanda Wallace 2 days ago


  • Jisoo
    Jisoo 2 days ago +2

    Omg I LAUGhed at this vid more than I did the entire year!! GIVE A RAISE TO THE EDITOR + BRAD AND CARLA ARE AMAZING AND SAMIN IS SOO CUTE

  • Walküre Unruh
    Walküre Unruh 2 days ago

    Brad is so cute. And Samin is so amazingly uncomplicated. I love this video.

  • Wm. M
    Wm. M 2 days ago

    best episode EVER

  • Moe Merry
    Moe Merry 2 days ago

    Her voice, it seems painful at some point... :/

  • Arbel BD
    Arbel BD 2 days ago

    This was THE BEST episode and collab ever!!!
    I love you together, your energy is great and you made me laugh so hard!!!

  • zenekakusha
    zenekakusha 2 days ago

    Love how much of an actual comedy show this is, I’m laughing as much as I’m learning. But mostly I’m hungry seeing all these amazing things being made.

  • Jessica
    Jessica 2 days ago

    I thoroughly enjoyed this video. Loud Laughs

  • Daniel Kim
    Daniel Kim 2 days ago

    To be honest, I only watch Bon Appetit because of Brad's sense of humor.

  • Antonio Parisella
    Antonio Parisella 2 days ago

    This was fun! I need more videos of Brad&Samin cooking, please!!!

  • maggieedna
    maggieedna 2 days ago

    someone who loves carla more than me!

  • Craig Fox
    Craig Fox 2 days ago

    This is probably the best episode ever lmao. More of this! Hahaha

  • Daniel Sircar
    Daniel Sircar 2 days ago


  • FBIMOUS377
    FBIMOUS377 2 days ago

    Hahaha Samin is showing me that this would be how I feel if I were cooking alongside Brad! XD

  • jean houellemont
    jean houellemont 2 days ago

    ❤️ ❤️

  • pdxgto 1
    pdxgto 1 2 days ago

    Perfect combination!

  • Kai E.
    Kai E. 2 days ago

    I LOVE EVERYTHING ABOUT THIS EPISODE!!! 😍 This might well be your best episode up to date! Awesome! I was grinning for nearly 26 minutes straight 😁

  • ZLDL
    ZLDL 3 days ago

    if you pay me 20000 dollars

  • QueenMaxine
    QueenMaxine 3 days ago

    I wanna see vinny

  • Justine Jessica
    Justine Jessica 3 days ago

    Samin was OFFENDED when Brad removed his hat.

  • Taylor Cusick
    Taylor Cusick 3 days ago +3

    "Just incase they wanted to take the tape off i carved my name"😭😂

  • Ollie Ratcliffe
    Ollie Ratcliffe 3 days ago

    Samin has the most amazing smile, it's so infectious

  • Beverley Ellis
    Beverley Ellis 3 days ago

    Classic Brad😄😄👏🏻⭐️ love Samin!! Great fun!

  • T-Rex Marie
    T-Rex Marie 3 days ago

    Hunzi needs an award for these prime edits!!

  • James Stevenson
    James Stevenson 3 days ago

    This has got to be my favorite episode yet!

  • Erwin Hoden
    Erwin Hoden 3 days ago

    the edits are back YEEEEY!

  • Emmanuel Ortega
    Emmanuel Ortega 3 days ago

    Why did they go back to the original theme song? I like it better

  • Rianne Esquivel
    Rianne Esquivel 3 days ago

    I am loving Samin even more! She is sooooo natural and very awesome.

  • laura jimenez
    laura jimenez 3 days ago

    I love them!!

  • Rachel Martinez
    Rachel Martinez 3 days ago

    MATTS BACK!!!!!!

  • Apple Hall
    Apple Hall 3 days ago

    Matt, you have outdone yourself again! Amazing editing!

  • Matthew Retault
    Matthew Retault 3 days ago

    You think she got that 20k?