The Feast

13 Episodes

Meals that made history. Sporadic recipes. Patchy puns.

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A Battle of the Chicken Pot Pies: A History of Department Store Dining

March 22nd, 2017


I ate so much chicken pot pie while we were making this episode. Such are the difficult demands of historical research...

Intoxication and Civilization: Beer's Ancient Past

March 22nd, 2017


I always knew beer was the root of civilization. This just confirms it.

ENCORE: Dinner at the Patel Motel (Gravy Ep. 33)

March 22nd, 2017

A gem of a gravy episode. The hidden food world behind the motels in the southern USA. This blew my mind.

#733: A Trunk Full of Truffles

March 22nd, 2017


There's a black market of truffles. That is all.

#15 Extinct Hockey

March 22nd, 2017


Living in Canada, you'd think I'd get enough hockey. But you'd be wrong. Also- their description of a hockey game is perfect (DRUM!)

Micromorphology in China, prehistoric pottery, and lots of food recipes!

March 22nd, 2017


Such a great idea for a podcast- you learn about archaeology AND you get recipes. What's not to like?

The World of Wacky, Wonderful Road Trips

March 22nd, 2017


Who doesn't like road trips? This episode may or may not have been responsible for me buying a road trip cooler.

44 – Black Chef, White House: African American Cooks in the President’s Kitchen

March 22nd, 2017


The history of African American chefs at the White House, from George Washington & Hercules to Lyndon Johnson & Zephyr Wright.

#50 Hershey, Pennsylvania

March 22nd, 2017


I always imagine living in Hershey, PA is like living in Willy Wonka's factory. I intend to keep up this illusion.

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