James Ehnes – Seattle CMS: Tasting Notes

This week on Special Sauce violin virtuoso Jame Ehnes dishes on his live cooking and musical collaboration with Kenji that’s coming up in Seattle on July 19th. 

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Laura Tillman and Lalo Garcia

This episode of Special Sauce is particularly special. You’ll hear the remarkable life story of celebrated Mexican chef Lalo Garcia as told by Lalo himself and his biographer Laura Tillman. 

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Antonio De Loera-Brust – California Farm Workers

Ever wonder what’s happening with the United Farm Workers union? I did, so I interviewed the UFW Communications Director Antonio De Loera-Brust. It turns that there’s a lot happening, actually. 

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Kevin + Woodthrush Farm

Kenji’s Summertime Grilling Tips

Grilling season is here and Kenji offers up some great grilling tips so that even the most casual backyard cook can up their game. Who knew that mayo can be your secret grilling weapon. 

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Pete Wells and Scott Weiner on Totonno’s Pizzeria

Jaques Torres on Chocolate Chip Cookies

The great pastry chef and chocolate maker Jacques Torres wrote one of my all time favorite chocolate chip cookie recipes. On this episode we chat about that recipe, the role of salt, and what chocolate to use. Plus we hear from some serious eaters on the crispy vs. gooey cookie debate.

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Sulieman Mleahat – Anera

Humanitarian Sulieman Mleahat on the desperate hunger situation in Gaza

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