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Smart Mouth is a podcast that cares mostly about food. We talk to the most interesting people we know, working in all kinds of industries, about their favorite dishes. It's a way of finding out what makes them tick. The podcast is brought to you by Katherine Spiers, the former food editor at L.A. Weekly and co-author of Rogue 99.

Smart Mouth is a podcast that cares mostly about food. We talk to the most interesting people we know, working in all kinds of industries, about their favorite dishes. It's a way of finding out what makes them tick. The podcast is brought to you by Katherine Spiers, the former food editor at L.A. Weekly and co-author of Rogue 99.

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Smart Mouth is a podcast that cares mostly about food. We talk to the most interesting people we know, working in all kinds of industries, about their favorite dishes. It's a way of finding out what makes them tick. The podcast is brought to you by Katherine Spiers, the former food editor at L.A. Weekly and co-author of Rogue 99.

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English


Episodes

From Not Lost: Anybody’s Gumbo in New Orleans

6/22/2022
Here’s a special preview of Not Lost, a new podcast about finding yourself in places you’ve never been from our friends at Pushkin Industries. Host Brendan Francis Newnam takes us around the world, learning about new places by getting invited to a stranger’s house for dinner. From Montréal to Mexico City, Brendan and his guests drink, dance, and eat, learning as much about themselves as the places they visit. In this preview, Brendan and his friend Danielle Hendersen head to the Big Easy and...

Duration:00:48:17

Oxtails with Jesse Sparks

5/24/2022
The ultimate party tip: have a lot of potatoes. Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Jesse IG Eater.com The One Recipe Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Links: The Settlement Cook Book Hawaiian Food with Sarah Kuhn Useful Smart Mouth merch! Use code shipshiphooray! for free shipping. Music: Stop Being Poor -...

Duration:00:48:20

History of NYC Restaurants with Nikita Richardson

4/12/2022
A nation once obsessed with celery; Nikita groups foods like friends. Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Where to Eat: New York City Nikita Instagram & Twitter Useful Smart Mouth merch! Use code shipshiphooray! for free shipping. Music: New York, I Love You but You're Bringing Me Down - LCD...

Duration:00:43:58

History of Criticism with Soleil Ho

3/30/2022
“There are a lot of hypebeasts running around, for sure.” Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Extra Spicy Soleil IG Useful Smart Mouth merch! Use code shipshiphooray! for free shipping. Music: Jonathan Richman - Velvet Underground Sources: Washington Post Seattle Times LA Times Columbia...

Duration:00:44:27

Hanky Pankies with Adrienne Cheatham

3/16/2022
“I was raised in a non-smoking section.” Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Sunday Best Adrienne IG Useful Smart Mouth merch! Use code shipshiphooray! for free shipping. Music: Tommy James & The Shondells - Hanky Panky Sources: Cincinnati Enquirer Cook's Info, 2 Atlas Obscura Calas in New...

Duration:00:36:27

Regarding Reviews with Dale Talde

3/2/2022
“You don’t like my vaccine policy. OK, go fuck yourself.” How chef and TV star Dale Talde changed his restaurant’s pay structure (I hadn’t heard of this before) and why he doesn’t do take-out. And who goes out for lunch on Valentine’s Day. Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Useful Smart Mouth merch!...

Duration:00:38:29

Nora Ephron's 'Critics in the World of the Rising Souffle (Or is it the Rising Meringue?)'

2/16/2022
Trying something new: I loved this catty essay so much I just read it to you. Find the original essay here. "Wallflower at the Orgy," where it also appeared, is here. Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Useful Smart Mouth merch! Use code shipshiphooray! for free...

Duration:00:31:16

Running a Restaurant Now, & Korean History, with Ji Hye Kim

2/2/2022
Ji Hye Kim on why her Korean restaurant has banh mi on the menu, the very short history of chilis in Korean cuisine, and the common thread linking restaurant work and hospital work. Miss Kim Instagram Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Useful Smart Mouth merch! Use code shipshiphooray! for free...

Duration:00:46:08

Acadia: History & Food

1/19/2022
Had you heard of the Acadians before? Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Useful Smart Mouth merch! Use code shipshiphooray! for free shipping. Sources: Simon Thibault Lenore Newman Acadian Museum of the University of Moncton Acadian Identity: The Creation and Re-Creation of Community...

Duration:00:35:36

Thomas Downing & Oyster History

1/5/2022
He revolutionized the oyster bar - but his other, secret, work was more important. Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Useful Smart Mouth merch! Use code shipshiphooray! for free shipping. Related episode: Diversity in Native American Food with Loretta Barrett Oden Sources: Debra Freeman, Southern...

Duration:00:08:36

Apples & the Downfall of the Red Delicious

12/29/2021
Even the farmers say the Red Delicious is a bad fruit. Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Useful Smart Mouth merch! Use code shipshiphooray! for free shipping. Sources: Purdue University (PDF) Washington Post The Atlantic New York Times Etymology Online Apples of North America Guide to...

Duration:00:11:16

Coquito and Canned Goods

12/22/2021
First of all, this is not Puerto Rican egg nog. Secondly, it's made mostly with canned goods, which speaks to how Puerto Rico adapted to being a U.S. territory. Did you know that "Wars Are Fought With Food"? Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Useful Smart Mouth merch! Use code shipshiphooray! for...

Duration:00:13:50

Why Are U.S. School Lunches Like This?

12/15/2021
School-provided lunches have existed in the US for about 130 years, if you count the early days when private welfare groups handled the gig. School lunches have never been paused since they started, but the impetus for providing them has varied widely. (And they're the reason "white people food is bland" is such a compelling concept.) Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like,...

Duration:00:18:40

Abby Fisher in San Francisco

11/11/2021
Abby Fisher was born in South Carolina but found her fortune in San Francisco. She wasn't mining for gold herself, but she fed those that did, and her recipes were so good they made her write a book about them. Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Useful Smart Mouth merch! Use code shipshiphooray! for...

Duration:00:09:25

Cheap Wine Will Kill You with Jamel Johnson

11/3/2021
I thought we'd talk about cava, but murder wine is more interesting. Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Jamel Twitter Jamel IG Related episode: Champagne with Sarah Enni Useful Smart Mouth merch! Use code shipshiphooray! for free shipping. Sources: Food & Wine Wine magazine Wine...

Duration:00:33:23

Legacy & Circus Peanuts with Laurie Woolever

10/26/2021
Anthony Bourdain, hated (but secretly beloved) candy, and the correct - that's right, CORRECT - date to put up the Christmas tree. Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Laurie Twitter Laurie IG Bourdain: The Definitive Oral Biography Related episode: Scotch with Anthony Bourdain Useful Smart Mouth...

Duration:00:38:11

Persimmons with Kate Ramos

10/20/2021
Persimmons are native to Mexico! (Who knew?) (Not us!) Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Katherine Twitter Kate IG Plant Powered Mexican Useful Smart Mouth merch! Use code shipshiphooray! for free shipping. Sources: University of Missouri Foodprint.org Nahuatl Words in American...

Duration:00:38:59

Ruth Wakefield and the Chocolate Chip Cookie

10/13/2021
I don't care what you've read. Chocolate chip cookies were not an accident. Related episode: History of Home economics with Shauna Sever Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Katherine Twitter Useful Smart Mouth merch! Use code shipshiphooray! for free shipping. Sources: Ruth Wakefield's Tried and...

Duration:00:12:14

Ice Cream Floats with Kristen Miglore

10/6/2021
I’ve never had to yell “Yuck! Stop talking!” at a guest before, but Kristen Miglore is a wild one. Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Katherine Twitter The Genius Recipe Tapes Kristen IG Related episodes: Lunch Counters with Max Falkowitz Pies, Crumbles & Grunts with Sam Pancake Useful Smart...

Duration:00:51:46

Trader Joe's

9/29/2021
Transcript here. A little grocery store with a big impact, and nothing to do with tiki. Listen to Smart Mouth: iTunes • Google Podcasts • Stitcher • Spotify • RadioPublic • TuneIn • Libsyn Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon. Smart Mouth newsletter Smart Mouth IG Katherine Twitter Useful Smart Mouth merch! Use code shipshiphooray! for free shipping. Sources: Coriolis Research LA Times CNN US News & World Report Investor’s...

Duration:00:11:30