Taste Trekkers
Grilled Beef Ribeye
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In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, Jackie Morrow of the Restaurant Roulette dining group offers up another great restaurant recommendation: OXin Portland, Oregon, where Chef Greg Denton serves up Argentine-inspired Portland dishes like beef ribeye, maitake mushrooms with smoked sea salt, and cocoa braised lamb shoulder. We learn why foodies make the best dinner companions, who the city's great chefs are, and why pickles make Grandma Agnes so dirty.

Jackie recommends:

  • Gratin of Grilled Radicchio & Viridian Cannellini Beans
  • Grilled Artichoke
  • Short Rib Terrine
  • Beef Ribeye or Grass-Fed Uruguayan Beef Ribeye
  • Maitake Mushrooms with Sea Salt
  • Dirty Grandma Agnes (drink)
  • Warm Hazelnut Brown Butter Torte

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Ox on Urbanspoon

Direct download: Jackie_Morrow_-_Portland.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Piggy Style
BBQ Nachos

[audio http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/] In this episode of the Find Dining Podcast, Brock Yarbro of Memphis GastroBlog offers up another great restaurant recommendation: Central BBQ, where the staff rocks tie-dyed t-shirts and serves up true Memphis-stye barbecue. We talk about the secrets of great pork barbecue, tips on eating crawfish, and how cole slaw can tell you who's a native and who's a tourist.

Memphis Foodie Events:

Brock recommends:

  • Homecooked Pork Rings
  • BBQ Nachos
  • Half-rack of Ribs (half wet, half dry)
  • Pulled Pork

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Direct download: Episode_20_-_Brock_Yarbro_-_Memphis_EQ.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Sushi
Japanese Dessert

In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, Amber-Rose Bambao of Cheer Up With Food offers up another great restaurant recommendation: Kabutoin Las Vegas, where Chef Gen San serves up Edo Mae sushi dishes like chu-toro, jack mackeral, and eel.

Las Vegas Food Events:

Amber-Rose recommends that you sit at the sushi bar and order the Omakase menu (in which the chef selects the sushi). Pair with a lychee sake. Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Direct download: Amber_Bambao_-_Vegas.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

28: Atlanta, Georgia
Hope Philbrick, Grownup
Fried Chicken

In this episode of the Find Dining Podcast, Hope Philbrick, founder of Getaways for Grownups and the blogger behind Insatiable: Thirst + Hunger + Wanderlust, talks to us about the culinary scene in Atlanta. She reveals the city's secrets about vidalia onions, Georgia's signature barbecue style, and the foreign flavors of Coca-Cola.

Hope's Southern Restaurant Recommendations:

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Bottom photo by Lauren Rubenstein.

Direct download: Hope_Philbrick_-_Atlanta.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Bacon and Beer
Bacon, Mushroom and Robiola Tart

In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, Aaron Cohen, founder of Eat Boston, talks about the launch of the Bacon and Beer Festival in Denver. We discuss bacon eggnog, fruity guacamole and the impending Tacopocalypse.

Out of the Frying Pan Picks (for Boston):

Direct download: Aaron_Cohen_-_Bacon_and_Beer_-_Denver.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Pouring
Food

In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, Chris Angelus, founder of Portland Food Adventures, talks about the explosive growth of the Oregon dining scene in the last ten years.

Portland Food Events:

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Direct download: Episode_16_-_Chris_Angelus_-_Portland.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Exotic Coffees
Eggs

In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, Jessica Berson of Bunny and Brandy's Brunchtime Blog offers up another great restaurant recommendation: Frog N Snailin Chicago, where Chef Dale Levitski specializes in upscale French/American comfort food dishes like Manhattan and Egg and Sweet Pea Risotto Cake.

Chicago Food Events:

Jessica Recommends for Brunch:

  • Peach N Mushroom Crepe
  • The Hodgepodge Crepe
  • Strawberry Elderberry Coconut Coffee
  • Coffee Cake

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Direct download: Episode_15_-_Chicago.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Bob Hurley
Hurley's

In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, Chef Bob Hurley, owner of Hurley's Restaurant in Napa Valley, talks about his days as a culinary traveler, gives us the inside scoop on Napa Valley's Yountville, and discusses the upcoming Flavor! Napa Valley Festival.

Flavor! Napa Valley Celebration:

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Direct download: Episode_14_-_Chef_Hurley_-_Napa_Valley.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Food
Drink
Fun

In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, Michelle Metter, one of the organizers of the San Diego Wine & Food Festivalgives us the inside scoop on Southern California's largest culinary event, featuring over 800 wines and 70 local restaurants.

Among the Chefs at the Festival:

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Photos courtesy of TJ Sinsay (top), Lauren Radack (middle), and Joey Hernandez (bottom).

Direct download: Episode_13_-_Michelle_Metter_-_San_Diego.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Andrew Michael Italian Kitchen
Great Chefs

In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, Tiffany Langston of Tiffany Tastes offers up another great restaurant recommendation: Andrew Michael Italian Kitchenin Memphis, where Chefs Andrew Ticer and Michael Hudman offer a new take on traditional Italian dishes like Maw Maw's Ravioli.

Tiffany recommends:

  • A/M Breakfast
  • Antipasti (especially the pickled golden raisins)
  • Maw Maw's Ravioli
  • Newman Farm Pork
  • Blood Orange Fizz (cocktail)
  • Old Memphis (cocktail)
  • Chocolate Torte (with popcorn gelato)

Memphis Food Events:

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Direct download: Tiffany_Langston_-_Memphis.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Lovin' Spoonfuls
The Ultimate Tailgate
12 Boston Chefs

In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, Emma McCarthy of Lovin' Spoonfuls in Boston talks about her organization's food rescue mission and their upcoming Ultimate Tailgate Partyfeaturing a long list of Boston's finest chefs.

Chefs at The Ultimate Tailgate Party:

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Direct download: Episode_11_-_Boston.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Ahi Tuna Bolognese
Caprese Salad

In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, Michelle Wong of Cravings of a Fat Girl offers up another great restaurant recommendation: Parma by Chef Marcin Las Vegas, where Chef Marc serves up Italian dishes like Chicken Marsala.

Michelle recommends:

  • Portobello Mushroom Appetizer
  • Chicken Marsala
  • Parpadelle Pasta with Bolognese Sauce
  • Tiramisu

Las Vegas Food Events: 

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Direct download: Episode_10_-_Las_Vegas_.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Fried Green Tomato Sandwich
Leon's Full Service

In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, Grant and Marie Goggans of Marie, Let's Eat! offers up another great restaurant recommendation: Leon's Full Service in Decatur, GA, where Chef Eric Ottensmeyer pairs modern American cuisine with a great beer selection.

Grant and Marie recommend:

Local Events:

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Direct download: Episode_9_-_Grant_and_Marie_-_Atlanta_EQ.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Buttermilk Fried Chicken
Avocado & Hearts of Palm

In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, Elaine Wu of Virgo Blue Productions offers up another great restaurant recommendation: Wayfare Tavern in San Francisco, owned by celebrity chef Tyler Florence of the Food Network, where they serve up American comfort food with a French twist.

Elaine recommends:

  • Seasonal Salad
  • Macaroni and Cheese
  • Fried Chicken
  • Carrot Cake

San Francisco Food Events:

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Direct download: Episode_8_-_Elaine_Wu_-_San_Francisco_EQ.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Park Burger 
Medium Rare Burger 

[audio http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/] In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, Ben Haley of The Burger Baron offers up another great restaurant recommendation: Park Burgerin Denver, where Chef Jean-Philippe Failyau serves up the best burgers in the city.

Ben recommends:

  • Park Burger with Carmelized Onions and American Cheese
  • The Royale with Carmelized Onions, Bleu Cheese and Bacon
  • Parmesan & Truffle Fries
  • Left Hand Brewing's Nitro Milk Stout
  • New Belgium Brewing's Mothership Wit

Denver Food Events:

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Also available on iTunes. Park Burger on Urbanspoon

Direct download: Episode_7_-_Ben_Haley_-_Denver.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

mac & cheese 
Jessica Taylor r

In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, Jessica Taylor of First Bite offers up another great restaurant recommendation: Nippers Beach Grille in Jacksonville, where Chef Omar Collazo serves up Southern/Caribbean dishes.

Jessica recommends:

  • Sweet Plantains
  • Baked Oysters
  • Lobster Mac & Cheese
  • The Bad Habit
Jacksonville Food Events:

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Direct download: Episode_6_-_Jessica_Taylor_-_Jacksonville.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Revel in Fremont 
Myrissa Yamashiro 

In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, Myrissa Yamashiro of Almost Fit To Eat offers up another great restaurant recommendation: Revel in Seattle, where Chefs Rachel & Seif Yang & Chirchi serve up Korean-inspired rice bowls.

Myrissa recommends:

    • Dumplings
    • Salt & Pepper Grilled Shitake Rice Bowl
    • Strawberry Shortcake
    • Stop at Quoin next door for an original cocktail

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Also available on iTunes.

Direct download: Ep_5_-_Myrissa_Yamashiro.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Burger
Sandwich

  In this episode, Jacki Morisi of Just Add Cheese and Chow Down Beantown offers up another great restaurant recommendation: JM Curleyin Boston, where Chef Samuel Monsour serves up American comfort food like fried chicken and an award-winning burger.

Jacki recommends:

  • Cast Iron Cornbread
  • Natural Angus Burger
  • Concrete

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Also available on iTunes.

Direct download: Episode_4_-_Jacki_Morisi_with_Announcement.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Tip Tap Room 
Steak Tips

In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, Nicole Spasiano of I Am a Honeybee offers up a great restaurant recommendation: The Tip Tap Room in Boston, where Chef Brian Poe serves up New England pub fare like rock shrimp and steak tips.

Nicole recommends:

  • Rock Shrimp appetizer
  • Steak Tips
  • Peach Tip Cobbler

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Also available on iTunes.

Direct download: Episode_3_-_Nicole_Spasiano.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Peking Duck whole 
Duck Meat in Chow Mein

Listen Now In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, restaurant critic MC Slim JB of The Boston Phoenix and Stuff offers up another great restaurant recommendation: China King in Boston's Chinatown, where Chef Erwin Mei serves up Beijing / Shandong dishes like three-course Peking duck, chow mein with Szechuan pickles, and dried bean curd with longhorn peppers.

MC Slim JB recommends the three-course Peking duck, but order 24 hours in advance by calling (617) 542-1763. Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Also available on iTunes. 

Direct download: MC_Slim_JB_Final.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

Sweet Cheeks Sauce
Bianca Garcia

In our first episode of the Find Dining podcast, Bianca Garcia of Confessions of a Chocoholic offers up a great restaurant recommendation: Sweet Cheeks Q in Boston, where Chef Tiffani Faison (of Top Chef fame) serves up barbeque dishes like pork belly and beef short rib.

Bianca recommends:

  • Fried Okra
  • Bucket o' Biscuits
  • Berkshire Pork Belly
  • Butterscotch Pudding

Out of the Frying Pan Picks:

Direct download: Ep_1_-_Bianca_Garcia.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 7:02pm EDT

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