On this week’s episode, thefood-e.com’s Nick talks to the CEO and Co-Founder of Pincho Factory, Nedal Ahmad about Pincho Factory, how it all got started, what happened to the Croquettessa this year, what new menu items can we expect at Pincho Factory, some of his favorite restaurants in Miami and if there will be a new concept coming from the Pincho group anytime soon.. hmmm (2:41).
Then Nick gives you some food news (22:15), the Food Porn of the Week (26:44) from @soflbrgoverload and the Cocktail of the Week brought to you by @spiritedmiami (27:38).
We love food and wine festival’s and you do too, so on this week’s episode we talk everything Palm Beach Food and Wine Festival happening December 14 – 17 in the Palm Beaches.
First, thefood-e’s Nick talks to Chef Giorgio Rapicavoli from Eating House & Glass and Vine about his restaurants, how was his experience winning Chopped, what new concept does he have up his sleeve, if he ever thought about not becoming a chef and becoming a professional hockey player and how he is going to win this year’s Street Food event at the Palm Beach Food and Wine Festival (2:05).
Then, Nick talks to Chef Marc Murphy about his current gig judging Chopped on Food Network, what’s next for Marc in 2018, if he plans on opening up any restaurants in other areas besides New York and what we can expect from him at this year’s Palm Beach Food and Wine Festival (30:47).
Also, Nick gives you some food news, the food porn of the week (37:20) from @samuraivan and the Cocktail of the Week brought to you by @spiritedmiami (38:04).
Buy your tickets to the Palm Beach Food and Wine Festival here.
Here we are! Episode eleven of my new podcast called WTF? – Where’s the Food? is here. On this show, I talk to the OG, the one, the only Burger Beast (3:08). Nothing is left off the table on this episode. Nick talks to him about how he got his name Burger Beast, his favorite burger at the moment, everything about his burger museum, if he would open up his own burger restaurant, if he eats anything besides burgers, we’ll squash the beef he has with me and we play WTF – What the Fudge.
Then, I give you some food news (35:39), the food porn of the week (40:52) from @baconarts and the Cocktail of the Week brought to you by @spiritedmiami (42:06).
Here we are! Episode nine of my new podcast called WTF? – Where’s the Food? is here. On this show, I talk to Chef Mike Solomonov from Federal Donuts, Dizengoff, & Zahav to talk about how he got his start, his early connection to Miami, why he decided to bring the Federal Donuts and Dizengoff brand to Miami, how the Federal Donuts concept started, everything about his new cookbook and where he likes to eat at when he’s in Miami (2:46).
Here we are! Episode eight of my new podcast called WTF? – Where’s the Food? is here. On this show, I talk to Eric Hernandez, who is the head brewer at Concrete Beach Brewery, and Chef Michael Beltran from Ariete about their latest dinner series, Brews Views Dinner Series (2:15). They talk about what to expect at the dinner, any plans for future ones, plus he speaks to them individually and gets to know them. Get your tickets here for the dinner.
Nick also has some food news for you (23:45) and of course the food porn of the week from @blondeswhoeat.
Finally, Nick gets to know Liza, the person behind the Instagram account @fatbutskinnybutfat, and finds out what a day in the life of Liza is really like, some of her favorite spots to eat at in LA, the incredible work she does for Foodbeast and why you should follow her now (29:31).
Here we are! Episode seven of my new podcast called WTF? – Where’s the Food? is here. On this show, I talk to Chef Carl Schaubhut from New Orleans about his time as Sous Chef at Commander’s Palace, his latest restaurant in NOLA – DTB – Down the Bayou, what he loves most about his job and would he ever go back to Commander’s Palace, given the opportunity, as executive chef (2:27).
Here we are! Episode six of my new podcast called WTF? – Where’s the Food? is here. On this show, I talk to Dan Delaney, who was nominated for a James Beard Award in 2014 for American restaurateur about the nomination, how it has changed his life, about his former video podcast called Street Food and all about his chicken restaurant in New York called Delaney Chicken (2:01).
That time Dan lost to Burger Beast in a Hot Dog eating competition
Then, Nick gives you food news (22:45) and talks to Kimia from Kimia Kravings about her blog, some of her favorite spots in New York and if she has any tips for someone looking to start their own blog (26:13).
Finally, Nick gives you the food porn of the week (33:45) and talks to Hendrick’s Gin Brand Ambassador, Fred Parent about what makes Hendrick’s so great, some great fall cocktails you could make at home and we’ll find out about the Hendrick’s Gin Grand Garnisher coming to Miami in December (35:05).
Listen to the full podcast and check out the recipes from Fred Parent below.
Mary & Berry Gin & Tonic
3 parts Hendrick’s Gin
7 parts Premium Mediterranean tonic water
Over Ice Garnish: sliced cucumber, a rosemary sprig and blackberries
Fall All Over (Hot Gin Punch)
6 parts Hendrick’s Gin
2 parts fresh lemon juice
2 parts ginger syrup
2 parts cloudy (unfiltered) apple juice
2 parts hot Apple Cider Tea
Topped with sparkling water Garnish: sliced NY red apples, cinnamon stick, grated nutmeg Directions:
Hot – build all ingredients but sparkling water in a pot and stovetop cook on a low simmer. Serve in a tea pot and tea cups.
Cold – build all ingredients in punch bowl. BUT substitute with 4 parts cloudy apple juice and NO Apple Cider Tea. Top with sparkling water.
1.5 oz Hendrick’s Gin
.75 oz fresh lemon juice
.75 oz Velvet Falernum
1 oz pear juice
2 Basil leaves Garnish: Basil leaf and cucumber wheel Directions: Combine all liquid ingredients into a shaker with ice. Shake well and double strain into a coupe glass. Garnish with basil leaf and cucumber wheel
you’ve been hearing about it for some days now, well here’s the good news! I’m launching something new.
I present to you WTF? – Where’s the Food?, a weekly podcast available RIGHT NOW! Episode One – The Premiere is available now on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, Overcast, Soundcloud or wherever you get your podcast from. Click HERE to listen!
More than just a regular food podcast, food lover Nick aka thefood-e is bringing you a food podcast for the ages, one for all our hungry friends out there. WTF? – Where’s the Food? features interviews with local and national chefs, some food news, food porn of the week, and get to know some of your favorite Instagram and food bloggers. Will I eat on the show? Of course I will because #NeverStopEating!
I think this is the next step in the evolution of the blog and I hope you agree with me and download, listen and subscribe. The show will get better with time. If you have any feedback, please let me know. I would love to hear from you!
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