Retro docu: The Swiss spaghetti harvest of 1957

Swiss spaghetti harvest
screenshot: BBC
1957 Swiss spaghetti harvest

For the connoisseur, there is no dining experience as satisfying as eating a plate of recently-harvested spaghetti, fresh from the garden. Freshly picked and then dried in the sun, as the narrator of this documentary says, “There is nothing like real homegrown spaghetti.” View a BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) documentary of the vintage Swiss spaghetti harvest of 1957 on BBC’s own archive site:

BBC clip on Youtube

BBC Spaghetti documentary

Here’s the story behind the making of this memorable documentary which first aired on April 1, 1957: http://www.museumofhoaxes.com/hoax/Hoaxipedia/Swiss_Spaghetti_Harvest/

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