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The Ringer

Noted food enthusiast Joe House, of the Ringer universe and international eating acclaim, is joined by fine diners, fast foodies, and dilettantes of delivery to devour the latest additions to the food universe’s menu. The backgrounds of guests on House of Carbs will be as varied as the palates of The Donald and Anthony Bourdain, i.e., celebrity chefs, TV and print food media members, restaurant reviewers, and celebrities/athletes with a known interest in food.

Noted food enthusiast Joe House, of the Ringer universe and international eating acclaim, is joined by fine diners, fast foodies, and dilettantes of delivery to devour the latest additions to the food universe’s menu. The backgrounds of guests on House of Carbs will be as varied as the palates of The Donald and Anthony Bourdain, i.e., celebrity chefs, TV and print food media members, restaurant reviewers, and celebrities/athletes with a known interest in food.
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The Ringer

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Noted food enthusiast Joe House, of the Ringer universe and international eating acclaim, is joined by fine diners, fast foodies, and dilettantes of delivery to devour the latest additions to the food universe’s menu. The backgrounds of guests on House of Carbs will be as varied as the palates of The Donald and Anthony Bourdain, i.e., celebrity chefs, TV and print food media members, restaurant reviewers, and celebrities/athletes with a known interest in food.

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English


Episodes

America's 'Hot 10' With Andrew Knowlton (Ep. 24)

12/12/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Bon Appétit's restaurant editor, Andrew Knowlton, to discuss his "24 hours" experiments, the logistics of seeking out the 10 best new restaurants in America, and some expert recommendations (3:23), Then House is joined by Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (44:53).

Duration: 01:02:41


Food Science and Subpar Queso with Kenji López-Alt (Ep. 23)

12/5/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Kenji López-Alt, author of the award-winning 'Serious Eats' column "The Food Lab," to talk about his unusual food origins, his fascinating New York pizza experiment, how he keeps "The Food Lab" fresh, and his carefully curated Last Meal on Earth (3:15). Then House is joined by Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (47:38).

Duration: 01:12:19


Thanksgiving Redux and Olympic Eats With David Chang (Ep. 22)

11/29/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House connects with his good bud Dave Chang to take an objective look at last week's Food Fight: Thanksgiving Sides bracket, get an update on Chang's upcoming Los Angeles restaurant, and discuss Chang's position as official NBC culture correspondent for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea (3:43). Finally House connects with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (39:13).

Duration: 01:00:06


Food Fight: Thanksgiving Sides—Plus, Big Eats With Kelly Olynyk (Ep. 21)

11/21/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Juliet Litman and Mallory Rubin to run through a "Savory 16" bracket of Thanksgiving side dishes to uncover the champion (1:05). Then House meets up with Miami Heat power forward Kelly Olynyk at the Momofuku CCDC in a free-for-all food chat (54:30).

Duration: 01:30:09


The Infatuation, Ranch Kegs, and Whiskey to Go with Juliet Litman (Ep. 20)

11/14/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Juliet Litman to talk with Chris Stang and Andrew Steinthal, founders of restaurant recommendation service The Infatuation. Chris and Andrew discuss how they built their food-based empire and share some truly shocking review-related stories (2:45). Then Juliet hangs around for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (38:08).

Duration: 00:58:11


The "Proper" Office Party, Thanksgiving Prep, and Fall Recipes With Adam Rapoport (Ep. 19)

11/7/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House is joined by 'Bon Appetit' editor in chief, Episode 1 hero, and Washington D.C. native Adam Rapoport to gear up for holiday office-party season (3:20). Together they take a look ahead to Thanksgiving, and Rap gives the hungry people some pro tips on a smooth and merry holiday (17:00). Finally, House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic segment of 'House of Carbs' Food News (48:40).

Duration: 01:06:36


The Great Halloween Candy Debate with Mallory Rubin and Juliet Litman (Ep. 18)

10/31/2017
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In honor of the holiday, The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Mallory Rubin, and for the first time outside of Food News, Juliet Litman, in an out of control candy debate (3:45), Then Juliet hangs around for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (43:25).

Duration: 00:59:20


The Brooklyn Fork Tour, Chicken Fraud, and Food Moments With Gail Simmons and Cousin Sal (Ep. 17)

10/24/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House hosts a jam-packed episode this week as he sits down with Cousin Sal from 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' and the 'Against All Odds' podcast to recount the infamous 'House Eats 3' and preview their Brooklyn Fork Tour of DeKalb Market Hall in New York (3:32). Then House connects with Juliet Litman for a classic Food News covering chicken fraud and Spam burglary (18:05). Finally House talks with Food Network superstar and 'Top Chef' cohost Gail Simmons about her new cookbook,...

Duration: 01:21:55


Von Miller's Chicken Farm and Tailgating With Tate Frazier (Ep. 16)

10/17/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House caught Super Bowl 50 MVP Von Miller on his bye week and discussed his chicken farm and upcoming commercial operation, his competitive diet, and his Last Meal On Earth (3:30). Then House reunites with Juliet Litman for a classic House of Carbs Food News (25:27). Finally, The Ringer's Tate Frazier connects with House to try to explain the religion of tailgating (52:52).

Duration: 01:15:40


Being an "Eggslut" and the State of Food Delivery With Chef Alvin Cailan and Mallory Rubin (Ep. 15)

10/10/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Chef Alvin Cailan to discuss the origins of 'Eggslut', his not-yet-released cookbook, 'Amboy', the rise of Filipino food, and Cailan's 'Last Meal on Earth' (2:45). Then House sits down with colleague and food-delivery corespondent Mallory Rubin to talk about the state of American food delivery (40:00).

Duration: 01:08:52


'Big Time Bites,' NBA Palates, and the Inaugural 'House of Carbs' Field Trip (Ep. 14)

10/3/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Charlotte Hornets GM and founder of 'Big Time Bites' Rich Cho to talk about the inspiration behind his forward-thinking food blog, how he tackles eating on the road, hidden destinations, and hole-in-the-wall food shacks (3:10). Then House and Juliet Litman talk about their coffee-tour field trip in DTLA with 'House of Carbs' listener and coffee expert Jason Parker (35:00).

Duration: 00:52:34


Sports Bars and Booze-Smuggling Best Practices With Bill Simmons and The Chief (Ep. 13)

9/26/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House is joined by his buds Bill Simmons and Craig "The Chief" Gaines to discuss the state of the American sports bar, elements of a proper sports bar, and what the all-time dream sports bar would look like (3:19). Then, the thirsty people have spoken: In a special edition of Food News, House and Juliet Litman share the best listener-submitted booze-smuggling tactics (48:10).

Duration: 01:11:42


Digging Up the Roots of Soul Food With Chef Michael Twitty (Ep. 12)

9/19/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House is joined by chef and culinary historian Michael Twitty to discuss his new book, 'The Cooking Gene,' and explore the culinary roots of Southern food (3:55). Then, Twitty gifts House with an incredible 'Last Meal on Earth' (34:50). Finally, House and Juliet Litman convene for a special edition of Food News that includes a live taste test of the three finalists in the Lay's 'Do Us a Flavor' contest (44:13).

Duration: 01:05:57


Food News and Houston Homies With David Chang (Ep. 11)

9/12/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House is joined once again by his friend the mogul David Chang and James Beard Award–winning Houston chefs Justin Yu and Chris Shepherd to talk about life after Hurricane Harvey (4:22), remind everyone that Houston food and drink is open for business, and highlight all the spots to hit when you visit (10:37). Then House and Juliet Litman break down this week's Food News (42:52).

Duration: 01:06:33


Food Films and the Magic of Houston's (Ep. 10)

9/4/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Sean Fennessey to discuss five food-heavy films including: 'Chef,' 'Jiro Dreams of Sushi,' 'The Trip,' 'Big Night,' and 'Goodfellas' (3:32). Then House is joined by Juliet Litman for this week's Food News (31:00), and finally House sits down with Amanda Dobbins to discuss her first love and her first job working at Houston's (51:00).

Duration: 01:09:21


Barbecue for the Forces of Good (Ep. 9)

8/29/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House is joined by colleagues and fellow podcasters David Shoemaker and Bryan Curtis to talk Texas barbecue, its growth, and expansion to New York City (3:35). Then House is joined by Juliet Litman for this week's Food News (23:00). Lastly House sits down with Danny Chau to discuss his recent trip to Charleston and his thesis on South Carolina barbecue (42:25).

Duration: 00:59:57


McDonald's O.G. French Fries and Washington D.C.'s Food Culture With Malcolm Gladwell (Ep. 8)

8/22/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House is joined by journalist, author, speaker, and fellow podcaster Malcolm Gladwell to discuss his recent episode of ‘Revisionist History,’ “McDonald’s Broke My Heart” (2:50), American restaurant culture (19:52), and Washington, D.C.’s growth in food culture and diversity (28:15). Then House is joined by Juliet Litman for this week's Food News (42:17).

Duration: 01:05:32


'Top Chef', Food TV, and House's LA Belly Takeover with Andy Greenwald and Bill Simmons (Ep. 7)

8/14/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House is joined by friend, colleague, and TV critic Andy Greenwald to talk 'Top Chef' and its role in the ascension of food media, as well as other good and bad food TV (3:45); then Bill Simmons fills in for Juliet Litman to recap the Joe House LA Belly Takeover (26:00).

Duration: 00:52:21


The Evolution of Airport Cuisine, Cereal Bagels, and Chicago's Deep-Dish Masterpiece (Ep. 6)

8/8/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House is joined by The Wall Street Journal's Jason Gay to discuss the cultural shift in airport dining (4:45). Then, House and Juliet Litman cover this week's food news (23:12) and House employs his friend and colleague Robert Mays to answer all his questions about the iconic Chicago-style deep-dish pizza (40:58).

Duration: 00:52:12


Food Media, Chef Movies, and Lemon Pepper Wet With David Chang, Rembert Browne, and Bill Simmons (Ep. 5)

8/1/2017
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The Ringer's Joe House is joined by David Chang and Bill Simmons in Part 2 of a two-part interview to discuss Chang's signature Nike SB Momofuku sneaker (2:30), the rise of food media (5:24), Chang's thoughts on the film 'Burnt' (17:54), and his "Last Meal on Earth" (22:14). Then House and Juliet Litman cover this week's food news (37:44) and writer and House's good friend Rembert Browne makes a compelling case for why lemon pepper wings are Atlanta's signature dish (55:22).

Duration: 01:16:44

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