26 episodes

The Splendid Table has always connected people through the common language of food and eating. Now with award-winning food journalist Francis Lam at the helm, we’re bringing forward even more fresh voices and surprising conversations at the intersection of food, people and culture – covering everything from the global appeal of sesame to the impact of Instagram on everyday eating. It’s a food show where everyone is welcome. Produced by American Public Media.

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The Splendid Table has always connected people through the common language of food and eating. Now with award-winning food journalist Francis Lam at the helm, we’re bringing forward even more fresh voices and surprising conversations at the intersection of food, people and culture – covering everything from the global appeal of sesame to the impact of Instagram on everyday eating. It’s a food show where everyone is welcome. Produced by American Public Media.

    701: The Culture of Drinking

    701: The Culture of Drinking

    We look at the world of drinking with a secret barrel room, the spiritual side of mezcal, the language of wine, and the trend of being sober curious.

    • 50 min
    677: Do We All Eat the Same?

    677: Do We All Eat the Same?

    We look at foods that connect us, the loss of lunchtime, the culture of insect eating, and a burger that is not served your way.

    • 50 min
    676: Daily Bread

    676: Daily Bread

    From biscuits to bagels, Ethiopian injera to Nordic flatbreads, we explore some of the great breads baked worldwide.

    • 49 min
    700: Eating Canadian - Live from Hot Docs Podcast Festival

    700: Eating Canadian - Live from Hot Docs Podcast Festival

    Live from Hot Docs Podcast Festival: Matty Matheson and Suresh Doss on eating Canadian, chef Joshna Maharaj challenges Melissa Clark in Stump the Cook

    • 50 min
    675: The Food of Thailand

    675: The Food of Thailand

    Explore the regional flavors of Thailand and learn why there are so many Thai restaurants in the U.S. Plus, lessons on curry paste and coconut milk.

    • 49 min
    699: How Far Will You Go?

    699: How Far Will You Go?

    Food-obsessed chefs, photographers, and writers tell us about the lengths to which they will go in the name of passion and perfection.

    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

ttzombi ,

High quality food show

Really in-depth and focused show. Assumes it’s listeners actually know about food, which is refreshing. Great variety of food topics. Love the sentiment and vibrancy that is brought to the personal stories.

LDZ2 ,

Great info

Great info and interviews. I wish they would label the rereleased episodes as “rebroadcast”.

Cyn_Ess ,

Awesome!

Great show! I wish I could find the older episodes on the app! :/

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