Fried Chicken: Tracing the African Roots with Michael Twitty
On today's episode of A Taste of the Past, host Linda Pelaccio talks about the huge craze that surrounds fried foods: fried chicken! The guest on today's show is Michael Twitty, culinary historian of African and African American foods. What makes each fried chicken dish so special?
GrowNYC Market Update 08/15/13
Come hang out in Sunset Park on this week's GrowNYC Market Update! Get the scoop from Jeanne Hodesh as she gives listeners the lowdown on the Sunset Park market. From cooking demonstrations to delicious tacos in the neighborhood - by the end of the update you're sure to be on your way.
Week 4 - First Planting of the Season!
Erin Fairbanks talks with Ben Flanner on this week's update from the Brooklyn Grange rooftop farm. Ben's really excited about the first planting of the season! He talks about the time cycle of his crops and how seasons play a vital role in the growth of each vegetable.