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Just Forking Around with Debi Saltzberg Every week we we raise our glass, literally, to the beautifully insane, sexy world of food and booze. Usually rosé, for I record from my sailboat, don’t worry we will save a seat for you! Expect a variety pack of guests who have the most compelling stories, they are the Brewers, the Distillers, Authors, Winemakers, Farmers, Vegan Product Makers, Restaurateurs, Top Chefs, Entrepreneurs - truly inspirational, motivational, it is ear ball riveting! Meet us at the table. We are on the boat. A seat ready for you. I am the host Debi Saltzberg, so nice to meet you!

Just Forking Around with Debi Saltzberg Every week we we raise our glass, literally, to the beautifully insane, sexy world of food and booze. Usually rosé, for I record from my sailboat, don’t worry we will save a seat for you! Expect a variety pack of guests who have the most compelling stories, they are the Brewers, the Distillers, Authors, Winemakers, Farmers, Vegan Product Makers, Restaurateurs, Top Chefs, Entrepreneurs - truly inspirational, motivational, it is ear ball riveting! Meet us at the table. We are on the boat. A seat ready for you. I am the host Debi Saltzberg, so nice to meet you!
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Los Angeles, CA

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Just Forking Around with Debi Saltzberg Every week we we raise our glass, literally, to the beautifully insane, sexy world of food and booze. Usually rosé, for I record from my sailboat, don’t worry we will save a seat for you! Expect a variety pack of guests who have the most compelling stories, they are the Brewers, the Distillers, Authors, Winemakers, Farmers, Vegan Product Makers, Restaurateurs, Top Chefs, Entrepreneurs - truly inspirational, motivational, it is ear ball riveting! Meet us at the table. We are on the boat. A seat ready for you. I am the host Debi Saltzberg, so nice to meet you!

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619-871-4972


Episodes

#060 – Brooke Rewa: Wellness, Made with Love

5/1/2018
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Today we’re checking back in with our very first guest, Brooke Rewa, Founder of Made with Love Wellness. So much has happened in the last year, so we have a lot to talk about: rebranding, starting over from scratch, new products, a lot of delicious juice, and how she (somehow!) looks even more forking radiant than last time we talked! If you haven’t heard Brooke’s first episode, or if you just need to brush up on her pro tips, you can find it at justforkingaround.net/001. We also discuss:...

Duration:00:53:18

#059 – Audra Mulkern: The Untold Story of America’s Female Farmers #ThisIsWomensWork

4/24/2018
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Today we toast to the invisible people in the food system: the farmers, the farm workers, the truckers, the people behind the scenes in restaurants, and the women throughout history – a passion for today’s forking awesome guest. Audra Mulkern is an author, photographer, and farm-to-table documentarian. She is the Executive Producer and host of the in-development documentary film Women’s Work: the untold story of America’s female farmers, and Founder of The Female Farmer Project, a...

Duration:00:59:33

#058 – Jeremy Redman: Combining Community & Tech Startups with the Not Boring Business in a Box

4/17/2018
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Today we toast to building community! I met Jeremy Redman, host of Not Boring Business and Founder of AirFive, at one of his live podcast events just a few weeks ago. It was an amazing event where we enjoyed good beer, great company, and a collaborative atmosphere: the perfect ingredients for a forking awesome community! AirFive has gone through a few different iterations – a digital business card app, an alumni association app, event influencers, and drink subscripscriptions – but, at...

Duration:00:59:49

#057 – Kelly Roach: Grow Faster, Run Smarter, & Launch an Awesome Business

4/10/2018
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Your requests have been answered: Kelly Roach is back for another episode!! If you didn’t hear our first episode, Kelly is the host of Unstoppable Success Radio, an international best-selling author, strategist, motivator, and really just a badass. She’s also in the process of launching a brand-new company, Give Her Courage, a personal development company for kids that is focused on instilling courage and confidence in girls at a very young age. You might wonder, what does Kelly Roach have...

Duration:00:33:30

#056 – Eileen Bivalacqua & Mary Anna Rogers: Celebrating 300 Years of New Orleans & 3 Years of Seven Three Distilling

4/3/2018
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Resilience, passion, mardi gras, crawfish, beer, music, and the people: there’s a lot to love in New Orleans, and the ONE thing that brings people together more than the food is a mutual love of cocktails. In celebration of this – and everything else in the city’s vibrant, three-hundred year history – we are chatting with Eileen Bivalacqua & Mary Anna Rogers, co-owners of Seven Three Distilling. Eileen is the distiller’s resident “Boss Lady,” making sure that everything is organized and...

Duration:01:02:04

#055 – Pia Carusone: Politics & Bourbon in Republic Restoratives Distillery

3/27/2018
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Pia Carusone, with her co-founder Rachel Gardner, opened Republic Restoratives Distillery in May 2016 – the only crowd-funded distillery in the country and the first women-owned distillery in D.C. So how did Pia get to be the owner of a distillery in our nation’s capital? Hold onto something, because this story is full of emotion, determination, calculation, cheer, and inspiration. Are you ready for an adventure? Because I want to show you a side of the LA food scene that most people will...

Duration:01:07:41

#054 – Litty Mathew: Spiritsmaker of Greenbar Distillery, Makers of The World’s Largest Portfolio of Organic Spirits

3/20/2018
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This week, our series on the badass women in the spirits world stays local! I got to join Litty Mathew in person at Greenbar Distillery, the first distillery to open in LA after prohibition ended. Litty is the co-founder and spiritsmaker at Greenbar Distillery, where she and her husband oversee a growing portfolio of small-batch, organic spirits – the largest in the world! https://www.facebook.com/debi.saltzberg/videos/10155512593228042/ Litty kicks the episode off with a toast to being...

Duration:01:10:11

#054 – Litty Mathew: Spiritsmaker of Greenbar Distillery, Makers of The World’s Largest Portfolio of Organic Spirits

3/20/2018
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This week, our series on the badass women in the spirits world stays local! I got to join Litty Mathew in person at Greenbar Distillery, the first distillery to open in LA after prohibition ended. Litty is the co-founder and spiritsmaker at Greenbar Distillery, where she and her husband oversee a growing portfolio of small-batch, organic spirits – the largest in the world! https://www.facebook.com/debi.saltzberg/videos/10155512593228042/ Litty kicks the episode off with a toast to being...

Duration:01:10:19

#053 – Lacie Thornton: Distiller, Scientist, & Bada**

3/13/2018
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Lacie Thornton is our fourth badass female distiller in three episodes, and she knows a thing or two about both sharks and booze!! Lacie is one of two distillers at Grand Traverse Distillery, where she is responsible for the production of vodka, gin, rum, bourbon, and rye whiskey at Michigan's first Craft Certified Grain-to-Bottle distillery. They’re a small company, but they produce more booze than any other distiller in the state of Michigan! In a former life, Lacie was a scientist...

Duration:01:03:46

#052 – Ashby Marshall: The Grain-to-Glass Story of Spirit Works Distillery

3/6/2018
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Today we’re talking to another kick-ass, badass female distiller: Ashby Marshall, Co-Founder & Brand Director of Spirit Works Distillery. I’m not kidding when I say Ashby is a forking badass. She met her husband and co-founder, Timo, while they were both sailing around on the Rainbow Warrior for Greenpeace. Wow!! Just a few years later, they laid anchor in the Bay area. They originally wanted to work with local microdistilleries to reproduce a version of Timo’s family Sloe Gin recipe, but...

Duration:01:48:39

#051 – Joyce & Autumn Nethery: The Dynamic Mother-Daughter Duo Behind Jeptha Creed Distillery

2/27/2018
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In November, 2015, this dynamic duo broke ground on the 15,000-square-foot distillery in Shelbyville, KY. Joyce is the Master Distiller behind the operation, while her daughter Autumn acts as Co-Owner and Marketing Manager. And although Jeptha Creed is still very young, they’re already creating incredible buzz in the spirits world. This episode is sponsored by Ora Organic, my favorite supplement company because they use only organic and sustainable ingredients in ALL of their supplements,...

Duration:01:31:04

#050 – Lorri Moore: Living the CBD Lifestyle

2/20/2018
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Returning guest Lorri Moore joins us on the boat once again, with a bottle of bubbly white wine and a toast to living the CBD lifestyle: healthy and abundant in all things wonderful. Lorri is the Founder of Iron Horse Organics, and her mission is to provide both individuals and animals with pharmaceutical grade, full spectrum hemp oil extracts. This episode is sponsored by Ora Organic, my favorite supplement company because they use only organic and sustainable ingredients in ALL of their...

Duration:01:19:10

#049 – Mark Addison: How Cocktail Chameleon Brings Mixology to the Masses

2/13/2018
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Mark Addison is an award-winning designer, event planner, TV personality, entertaining expert, and the author of my new favorite book, Cocktail Chameleon. In Cocktail Chameleon, Mark dresses up 12 cocktails in 12 unique variations for 144 signature takes on the classics. Inspiring the creative mixologist in everyone, it is an ally for hosts looking to elevate an occasion, or anyone looking to unwind and end the day on a high note! A lot of people get nervous or intimidated when mixology is...

Duration:02:25:21

#048 – Jenée Libby: Let’s Stop Talking About Our Food & Start Connecting Over It

2/6/2018
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Jenée Libby is the creator and host of The Edacious Podcast, a show for enthusiasts, chefs, producers, and purveyors, as well as anyone ravenous about food in their region. By fostering connection, she celebrates the bounty that exists not only in her hometown, but throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia and the rest of the country. This episode is sponsored by Ora Organic, my favorite supplement company because they use only organic and sustainable ingredients in ALL of their supplements,...

Duration:02:00:33

#047 – Foodiamo: LA’s Guide to Italian Food Created by Italians for Food Lovers

1/30/2018
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Raffaele Asquer and Roberto Croci jointly manage Foodiamo, which leads to an obvious question: What the fork is Foodiamo? Foodiamo is the guide to Italian food created and written by Italians for all Italian food lovers – and a LA foodie’s dream come true! Really, you can think of Foodiamo as your local Italian friend who always knows the greatest places to eat and just can’t wait to tell you about it. Together with their correspondents, Raffaele and Roberto review restaurants, do taste...

Duration:01:35:55

#046 – David Pisarra: Come Together, Right Now, Over Food

1/23/2018
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Today we toast to all of the intrepid restaurateurs who are willing to work long hours and have a lifestyle like nobody else! Although our guest, David Pisarra, doesn’t run a restaurant, he does have a unique lifestyle... and he wears a LOT of hats: he is a columnist, author, speaker, filmmaker, podcaster, mentor, dog lover, and father’s rights lawyer. I adore David’s column in the Santa Monica Daily Press. His articles are not always about food – it fluctuates between politics, local...

Duration:01:15:59

#045 – Mercy Baron: Eating Hand to Mouth (in a Good Way)

1/16/2018
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Today we’re checking back in with Mercy Baron, AKA the Baroness of Barbecue, a Certified Barbecue Judge for the Kansas City Barbecue Society and host of the new Hand to Mouth Podcast. I originally reached out to Mercy (back in Episode 11) because she hosted the All Forked Up podcast, and I loved the name! Now she’s hosting Hand to Mouth, which also has a really interesting name. While the phrase “hand to mouth” usually has a negative connotation related to poverty, Mercy wants to turn it...

Duration:02:02:29

#044 – Susan Futrell: The Incredible Story Behind Every Apple, Why Sustaining Family Orchards is Essential, & How You Can Help our Food System

1/9/2018
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Apples are such a staple food for so many people in the United States – almost everyone has a nostalgic memory of picking apples, baking (and eating!) apple pie, or even drinking a kid’s juicebox full of apple juice. But have you ever wondered about the story behind every bite of that apple? Susan Futrell, author of Good Apples: Behind Every Bite and Director of Marketing for the nonprofit Red Tomato, joins us today to share some incredible intel on apple history, and the economic and...

Duration:01:16:14

#043 – Dr Janet Orion: DIY Natural Healing & Kinesiology

1/2/2018
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Dr. Janet Orion is a Natural Medicine Woman and Healthy Lifestyle Coach who specializes in healing pain through kinesiology, which is the study of the human body’s movement and performance. Anyone can learn how to use kinesiology and muscle testing for their own self-care, health, and wellbeing – and Dr. Janet will tell you how! Want to work with Dr. Orion? Dr. Orion helps people discover the specific lifestyle medicines, resources, ideas, and strategies that match their circumstances,...

Duration:00:59:40

#042 – Live from The Gallery Montecito w/ Bobbi Bennett: Art, Wine, & Trivia

12/26/2017
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This episode is a little different than usual. I recorded ‘live’ from the Gallery Montecito a couple of months ago, at an event I co-hosted with Bobbi Bennett. We had a blast, it was PACKED, and we gave away tons of shirts to the JFA contest winners! You’ll hear a compilation of really cool clips from some people who were at the event, mixed with my own thoughts. Contest Questions & Answers Would you have gotten every question right? Find out! Questions: Napoleon Hill authored a 200 page...

Duration:01:04:26