63 episodes

Canada has amazing food scene. Full stop.

From east to west (and all the way up north), it has an abundance of fresh ingredients, talented chefs, dedicated producers and farmers, impressive restaurants and a curious crowd of foodies who can’t get enough.

Hosted by a mix of food writers and recognizable Canadians, our podcast stream features different miniseries throughout the year that explore aspects of the Canadian food and cultural scenes through lively conversations with special guests.

We're more than just maple syrup.

The Eat North Podcast Eat North

    • Arts
    • 4.9 • 19 Ratings

Canada has amazing food scene. Full stop.

From east to west (and all the way up north), it has an abundance of fresh ingredients, talented chefs, dedicated producers and farmers, impressive restaurants and a curious crowd of foodies who can’t get enough.

Hosted by a mix of food writers and recognizable Canadians, our podcast stream features different miniseries throughout the year that explore aspects of the Canadian food and cultural scenes through lively conversations with special guests.

We're more than just maple syrup.

    Melodies and Menus: Kellie Loder and Survivor Season 41 winner Erika Casupanan

    Melodies and Menus: Kellie Loder and Survivor Season 41 winner Erika Casupanan

    On the second episode of our new season of the Melodies and Menus podcast, co-hosts Dan Clapson and Madison Olds talk with acclaimed East Coast musician Kellie Loder and Survivor's first-ever Canadian winner Erika Casupanan.

    With the Survivor Season 42 finale airing this week, Erika weighs in on how she's enjoyed this season and why it's great that the production has begun having more Canadians compete.

    Next, Madison and Dan chat with Kellie Loder. Kellie dishes on everything from why they opted to audition for Canada's Got Talent to Newfoundland delicacies and the freedom they have discovered since coming out as non-binary and trans.

    • 57 min
    Melodies and Menus: Tyler Shaw and chef Suzanne Barr

    Melodies and Menus: Tyler Shaw and chef Suzanne Barr

    Our season two premiere of our podcast series Melodies and Menus sees food writer Dan Clapson and singer Madison Olds chatting with one of the most familiar faces in Canadian pop music, Tyler Shaw, as well as My Ackee Tree author and Wall of Chefs judge Suzanne Barr.

    Shaw discusses everything from returning to touring (alongside Josh Ramsay) to his love of brunch in Calgary and Saskatoon and dim sum in Vancouver while Barr talks about how her memoir came to be, diversity as it pertains to food television and why music plays an important part in creating atmosphere in a restaurant.

    • 44 min
    Holiday Melodies and Menus: Molly Johnson and LØLØ

    Holiday Melodies and Menus: Molly Johnson and LØLØ

    co-hosts Dan Clapson and Madison Olds chat with rising star LØLØ. The pop-punk songstress has been making waves over the past couple years thanks to her catchy tunes and a prominent presence on TikTok. LØLØ talks about her first-ever American tour—which wrapped recently—as well as her unexpected new holiday single "christmas vacation" and her family traditions at this time of year.

    Next, the co-hosts discover that to interview jazz icon Molly Johnson is to fall even deeper in love with Molly Johnson. The acclaimed singer recently released her captivating album It's A Snow Globe World and is about to embark on an Eastern Canadian concert tour.

    • 42 min
    Holiday Melodies and Menus: Serena Ryder and Sue Passmore of Good Lovelies

    Holiday Melodies and Menus: Serena Ryder and Sue Passmore of Good Lovelies

    Acclaimed Canadian singer and Art Haus co-owner Serena Ryder joins us to chat about being a new ambassador for Libra non-alcoholic beer (made in P.E.I. by Upstreet Craft Brewing) and how you can get creative in the kitchen and home bar during the holidays without it centring around alcohol.

    Sue Passmore of the Good Lovelies also joins to chat with Dan and Madison about her bands Ontario-wide tour that kicks off next week, her family's holiday traditions, making homemade Baileys—or planning to make some anyway—and her go-to holiday album at this time of year.

    • 48 min
    Holiday Melodies and Menus: Priyanka, Lindsay Ell and Nicole Rayy

    Holiday Melodies and Menus: Priyanka, Lindsay Ell and Nicole Rayy

    We are back with a very special four-week edition of Melodies and Menus. Hosted by Madison Olds and Dan Clapson, this podcast miniseries will feature an array of recognizable Canadians talking about all things holiday music, food and drink and other special happenings.

    First up is the talented Ontario-based country singer Nicole Rayy. Rayy dishes on her favourite holiday baking and how her holiday EP A Merry Little Christmas came to life.

    And with the Canadian Country Music Awards happening on November 29 in London, ON, the two begin their holiday podcast series by chatting with co-hosts Lindsay Ell and Canada's Drag Race winner Priyanka. The two discuss diversity and representation as well as what they love about the holiday season.

    • 41 min
    Melodies and Menus: Jennifer E. Crawford and Theo Tams

    Melodies and Menus: Jennifer E. Crawford and Theo Tams

    Nova Scotia's Jennifer E. Crawford rose to fame in 2019 after winning the sixth season of MasterChef Canada and from there, they have become an advocate for queer representation in the food world in addition to finding much success with their culinary chops. More recently, Crawford has delved into the physical and theatrical world of wrestling by way of their alter ego Moon Miss.

    Next, R&B-pop singer–and Canadian Idol final season winner–Theo Tams regales the co-hosts on everything from mastering the art of smoking meat to finding his true voice and musical style in an ever-changing industry. Both being part of the 2SLGBTQ+ community, Tams and Crawford weigh in on how queer representation has improved over the past decade...and how there is still further to go in that respect.

    • 1 hr 3 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
19 Ratings

19 Ratings

mineemee ,

Has everything!

Food, music and personality at your ear tips! Love this 💕

desiree schutlz ,

Finally

Finally a podcast that is touching on Canadian food. Funny hosts!

WanderWoman10 ,

Oh Canada!

Happy that there's a podcast about whats going on in the food scene in Canada. Good range of topics and I love the candid discussion between Wilson & Waverman. Well done.

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