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The Sporkful

This Is Your Brain On Cheesesteak

Monday, February 23, 2015

Sporkful host Dan Pashman feasts on Philly's most iconic foods, then brings samples to a scientist to find out what makes greasy treats like cheesesteak and scrapple so irresistible.

The Sporkful

Is It Wrong To Eat String Cheese Without Peeling It Into Strings?

Monday, October 27, 2014

Rhonda in Memphis rants against nacho cheese, Cindy in Portland needs frosting advice, and Chris and Renee in Berkeley can't agree on how to eat string cheese. We take your calls! 

Studio 360

Jay Z vs. Drake: The NBA Playoffs Fuel a Rap Beef

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

As the Brooklyn Nets and Toronto Raptors meet in the NBA playoffs tonight, their most famous fans are in a battle of their own that could take hip-hop to a new level.

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The Sporkful

Peter Sagal of NPR’s Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me: The Sporkful Interview

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

It's all fun, food, and wacky facts, when Peter Sagal of NPR's Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me! joins Dan for a wide-ranging conversation on many of the most pressing issues of the day.

The Sporkful

Burger Formation and Consumption, Cheese Placement and More

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

"Rev" David Ciancio has chronicled his consumption of nearly 600 burgers for his blog, Burger Conquest, and that doesn't even count those he's eaten as a private citizen. Rev joins Dan for a fast-paced and passionate conversation that covers fat-to-lean ratios, burger-to-bun ratios, perfect patty formation, and so much more.

The Leonard Lopate Show

Love, Betrayal, Revenge, and the World’s Greatest Piece of Cheese

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Michael Paterniti tells a mysterious tale about Spain, a blood feud, and cheese, set in an ancient village of Guzmán, Spain. In The Telling Room: A Tale of Love, Betrayal, Revenge, and the World’s Greatest Piece of Cheese, he writes of being sucked into the heart of an unfolding mystery that includes accusations of betrayal and theft, death threats, and a murder plot. As the village begins to spill its long-held secrets, Paterniti finds himself implicated in the very story he is writing.

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Last Chance Foods

Last Chance Foods: Studying Mold and Mites at Murray's Cheese

Friday, May 03, 2013

Cave master Brian Ralph of Murray's Cheese Shop and Harvard microbiologist Benjamin Wolfe talk about the molds and mites flavoring the cheese in the caves. Find out what's growing on your cheese.

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Operavore

The Operatic Cheesemonger

Saturday, April 20, 2013

Patrick Watson is both a trained opera singer and co-owner of Stinky Brooklyn, a cheese store in Carroll Gardens. His love of opera and cheese inspires Fred Plotkin to consider the two pursuits.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Food's Future, Seasonal Eating, Swapping Recipes, Cheese Please

Friday, March 15, 2013

Our Food Fridays series continues with Food & Wine editor-in-chief Dana Cowin, who talks about the Plate Project and the future of food, along with Chef Dan Barber and the French Culinary Institute’s Dave Arnold. Irish cookbook writer Clodagh McKenna  talks about seasonal eating. Food 52’s Amanda Hesser explains how you can make a recipe your own. And our latest Please Explain is about cheeses and how they’re made!

The Leonard Lopate Show

Please Explain: Cheese and Making Cheese

Friday, March 15, 2013

Sascha Anderson, Director of Education at Murray’s Cheese, and Gianaclis Caldwell, cheesemaker at Pholia Farm and author of Mastering Artisan Cheesemaking, talk about the wide variety of cheeses, how to select cheeses, and how to make cheese.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Cheese and Culture

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Paul S. Kindstedt tells the fascinating stories behind traditional cheeses and examines the role of the cheesemaker throughout world history. His book Cheese and Culture looks at the origins of cheese and its role in human history.  

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Archives Thanksgiving: Peppers and Zesty Cheese Croquettes

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

The second installment of the Archives' celebration of Thanksgiving continues today with a 1952 show focusing on cayenne peppers, featuring Mrs. Gannon, WNYC's Mistress of Markets. Tune in to learn all about incorporating this "pepper-upper" into your diets -- and be sure to catch her recipe for cheese croquettes!

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WNYC News

Pop-Up Installation Offers Cheese Made From Breast Milk

Friday, May 06, 2011

An East Village pop-up installation - known as the Lady Cheese Shop - recently lured foodies to tastings of three cheeses made from an unconventional source: human mothers.

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WNYC News

Chilling Out in a Cheese Cave

Saturday, July 17, 2010

When you’re sweating like an ogre on a 95 degree summer day, Michael Anderson is keeping cool while keeping an eye on about 20,000 pounds of cheese.

Anderson is the cheese cave manager and affineur—cheese refiner or ager—at Murray’s Cheese Shop on Bleecker Street, where the tons of cheese are kept in ...

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Last Chance Foods

Last Chance Foods: Seasonal Cheese

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Cheese expert Tia Keenan says spring the best time for fresh cheeses like chevre, brie and camembert. Learn more about what affects the seasonality of cheese, and try Keenan's recipe for Cheese S'mores.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Your Uncommon Observations On Air

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Google map shot of Maffei Pizza shop

Google map shot of Maffei Pizza shop

The reports coming in from all over the metro region give us a unique view of how changes in the economy are affecting you, your neighbors and your communities. With ...

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