The Splendid Table

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American Public Media's The Splendid Table is public radio's culinary, culture, and lifestyle program that celebrates food and its ability to touch the lives and feed the souls of everyone. Each week, award-winning host Francis Lam leads listeners on a journey of the senses and hosts discussions with a variety of writers and personalities who share their passion for the culinary delights. Updated every Friday.

634 634: Where We Eat July 6, 2018

Andy Shallal on inclusive dining, An Angel in Queens, Lee Glazer on The Peacock Room, and America's Test Kitchen reviews pie and cake carriers.


Tags: food, kids & family, health, society & culture

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661 661: Summer Cookout June 29, 2018
Light up and get your grill on with inspired sauces and sides, and foolproof techniques for both your fire and your food.
Grill guru Steven Raichlen reveals a world of meatless smoking that includes potatoes, cheese, eggs, water and even ice cream.
633 633: The Unexpected South June 22, 2018
John T. Edge on Southern hippie farmers, Dinner at the Patel Motel, America's Test Kitchen on SC Fresh Smoked Ham, Southern food in Pacific Northwest
An episode dedicated to pinnacle dishes and ingredients from Peru, the Caribbean, and Mexico.
The Splendid Table with Anthony Bourdain: chef, industry booster and critic, world traveler, and adventurous eater.
Vedge on Veganism June 12, 2018
In our Splendid Table Selects, Kate Jacoby and Rich Landau, of Vedge, talk about the ever-expanding world of vegan food.
Caleb Harper on urban farming, Rachel Khong on eggs, America's Test Kitchen on grill tongs, Patrick Comiskey on American Rhône, and Miami Gas Stations
659 659: Vegging Out June 1, 2018
The cultural (and family) politics of vegetarianism, new techniques and better planning for cooking veggies, and essential vegan dishes from Vedge.
The New York Times food writer Melissa Clark talks about springtime recipes - from Green Goddess dressing to a tangy take on new potatoes and peas.
632 632: Food Myths May 25, 2018
America's Test Kitchen on busted food myths, Trine Hahnemann on hygge, Ole Mouritsen on mouthfeel, Burmese cuisine, and classic vegetarian cookbooks
Food world superstar Nigella Lawson embraces the pleasure of home cooking, speaks against food elitism, and approaches cookbooks like conversations
Legendary singer and cookbook author Patti LaBelle talks about cooking from the soul and keeping it basic.
631 631: Jessica Harris May 11, 2018
Jessica Harris on her memoir, The Key 3 with Dale Talde, ATK taste tests bagged popcorn, Mads Refslund & Tama Matsuoka Wong on 'trash cooking'
657 657: The Philly Special May 4, 2018
Francis Lam live on stage with three of Philadelphia’s best chefs: Ange Branca, Eli Kulp and Mike Solomonov.
Taco historian and food writer Gustavo Arellano takes us to the American Southwest and California for a taste of must-have flour tortillas.
Samin Nosrat on acid balance, Emily Kaiser Thelin on Paula Wolfert, America's Test Kitchen on cooking with cannabis, Tom Scocca on caramelized onions
656 656: The Opposite of Locavore April 20, 2018
What does it mean to be a food pilgrim versus food tourist? We consider the cultural ramifications of food travel and foods with multinational roots.
Savor the many different foods that make Tucson, Arizona worthy of being named the first UNESCO City of Gastronomy in the U.S.
629 629: Feeding Family April 13, 2018
A deep look at what it means to eat with and feed a family, whether it's the family we're born into or the family that we choose.