This week on Cooking Issues Dave helps a listener fix a busted eBay purchase, laments America’s obsession with white meat versus dark, questions the validity of rubbing cucumbers together to reduce bitterness, works with a caller to combine cola and espresso, suggests replacing tendons with meat glue, and finally discusses the potential to infuse drinks with tobacco. Don’t miss another helpful, info-packed episode with HRN’s mad scientist duo Dave and Nastassia. This episode was sponsored by Whole Foods Market.

Photo: Tobacco infused whiskey