Hosted by Kate McLean and Brian Brossa, "Pre-Shift" is a culinary industry podcast that aims to entertain with one-of-a-kind stories, tips, and secrets collected over 35 years working in fine wine and dining around the world.
Episode 83 - The Halloween Special
Lot's of scary things inside like the time someone was living in Brossa's attic, or Mitt Romney's wife's cookbook, or Top 6 things that scare us the most. Gnocchi day comes once a month - celebrate for a little good luck. Urban Harvest Sunday Supper - get your tickets soon for this Drive-in Chef Studded event, and much, much more.
Episode 82 - Norsemen, Mead, and More
Brossa Farm Report: It's nut season. Brossa series review: Norsemen on Netflix. What's up with: Mead. The Chicago Dog. Top 6 ways to screw up fried rice, and a few to make it delicious. Health Department recommendations for Halloween activities. RanchH20 a new canned cocktail on the scene -- try it now.
Episode 81 - The Hawaiian Sea Salt Conspiracy
Brossa delivers a rundown on Oktoberfest. Those Bad Astros. Brian brings two teenage chickens for Kate to babysit for one week. The Hawaiian Sea Salt Conspiracy. Feeling Salty? It's okay, this is a safe zone, and do we have some Twang treats for YOU. East End Backyard Opens. Support Houston Chuckwagon! Go ahead! Drop a few dollars in the bucket. America's Test Kitchen for gifts.
Episode 80 - Turbot Bourbon
Turbot bourbon, turbot bourbon, turbot bourbon. Brossa farm report. Still Austin's Straight Bourbon Whiskey. All about Turbot, get it this week at Ouzo Bay for National Seafood Month. Vino & Vinyl. Twangerzzz. Shop at Made With Melanin. Keep supporting Latin Restaurant Weeks. And still forgot to talk about Mitt Romney's cookbook, but there's always next week.
Episode 79 - Make Perfect Cookies
Must try soft serve opens in the Heights, visit Aqua S. Make perfect cookies this year, Taylor McLean shares tips taken from The Orderves Company--check them out. Latin Heritage Month in full force, we highlight HPD chief Art Acevedo for our Latin American of the Week, support Latin Restaurant Weeks during this time! Peanut Butter & Granola. Take it or Leave it: Hobbies for Ages 30-50. Support bars opening up like Julep and 8 Row Flint.
Episode 78 - Twitching Meat
Support Latin Restaurant Weeks. Jorge Ramos. Neurons firing off in slaughtered animals. Cinnamon Toast. Lifeboat or Nope: Vegetarian Dishes. Upper Kirby Bistro... yes, please. Drew Talbert is a must follow on instagram. Bowl and Barrel hookin' up burgers for the kids.
Learned about capital gains and Priorat at the same time! Flippy!!!
Perfect balance of funny and informative. Y’all rock! 😎