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Tribute: P.D. James

Thursday, December 04, 2014

P.D. James was known as “the Queen of Crime” for her amazing detective mysteries. She died at the age of 94. You can hear several of her interviews with Leonard here. 

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Recipe: Libby O'Connell's Firehouse Chili Con Carne

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

A recipe straight from Lieutenant Bryan Gomoka and the team of firefighters that make up Company 33 and Ladder Company 9 that reside on New York City's Great Jones Street.

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Recipe: Libby O'Connell's Colonial Syllabub

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

A fashionable, frothy drink comprised of whipped cream, sugar, and wine or brandy enjoyed by colonial Americans in the 1760s.

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Recipe: Libby O'Connell's Ginger Carrot Soup

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

According to culinary historian Dr. Libby O'Connell, ginger carrot soup gained popularity in the late 1980s and 1990s, appearing on menus across the country. 

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Guest Picks: Kara Lynn Joyce

Monday, November 24, 2014

Kara Lynn Joyce was on the show on November 24, 2014 to talk about the documentary Touch the Wall. She is a fan of Baseball and Mac and Cheese. Find out what else she's a fan of!

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Guest Picks: Christo Brock

Monday, November 24, 2014

Christo Brock was on the show on November 24. 2014 to discuss his film Touch The Wall. He's a fan of Loretta Lynn and Jared Diamond. Find out what else he's a fan of!

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Remembering Mike Nichols

Thursday, November 20, 2014

The film and theater director was on the Lopate Show in 2012 and 2013. He spoke about why he loves directing plays on the stage and why he fired himself from the 'The Sopranos.'

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Recipe: Melissa Clark's Honey Roasted Duck with Apple and Potato Confit

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Another alternative to turkey this Thanksgiving is sweet and tender roasted duck.

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Recipe: Melissa Clark's Maple-Bacon Glazed Pork Loin with Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Butternut Squash

Thursday, November 20, 2014

If turkey isn't a favorite food, you could serve roast pork with Brussels sprouts and butternut squash instead.

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Video: Alice McDermott on Santa Fe, Nabokov, "Parlor floor and basement"

Monday, November 17, 2014

Alice McDermott talked about why she loves Nabokov, why Santa Fe makes her think of Willa Cather, and writing fictional diaries.

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Recipe: Marcus Samuelsson's Sweet Doggy Dogs with Shrimp Salad

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Marcus Samuelsson's mash-up of an American corn dog and a Swedish hot dog. The Swedish serve their hot dogs with a sweet shrimp salad on top.

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Recipe: Maya’s Lamb Lasagna, from Marcus Samuelsson

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

A lasagne recipe from Marcus Samuelsson's wife, Maya, made with lamb. "I eat it as often as she’ll make it," Samuelsson says.

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Interviews with Veterans

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

In honor of Veterans Day, we've put together a list of some interviews with veterans and about veterans.

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Recipe: How To Roast A Chicken

Friday, November 07, 2014

There are, of course, many ways to roast a chicken. Here's a simple one. 

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Recipe: Michael Ruhlman's Thanksgiving Turkey

Friday, November 07, 2014

This may be the one dish that more Americans unite in cooking than any other,

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Recipe: Michael Ruhlman's Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Friday, November 07, 2014

Want your kid to eat Brussels sprouts? Roast them!

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Guest Picks: Sara Schaefer

Thursday, November 06, 2014

Sara Schaefer was on the show today, November 6, 2014, to talk about her new WNYC podcast LIES. She's a fan of Taylor Swift and John Green. Find out what else she's a fan of!

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Recipe: Gabrielle Hamilton's Roasted Beets and Their Tops with Aioli

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Sweet roasted beets with garlicky aioli, from Prune's kitchen.

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Recipe: Gabrielle Hamilton's Beef Short Ribs Braised in Pho Broth with Condiments

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Tender braised short ribs with fresh Thai basil, mung bean sprouts,mint, and freshly cut lime

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Recipe: Gabrielle Hamilton's Figs and Raspberries with Steeped Lemon Cream

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Fresh, perfect figs and fresh, perfect raspberries in a pool of lemon cream.

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