Go Fork Yourself with Andrew Zimmern and Molly Mogren

This week Andrew and Molly trade stories about the time Andrew got stuck at a Canadian airport, the Austin Food and Wine demo no one will forget, Andrew's lawyer's hippie dance and more. Plus, Andrew speaks a bit about alcoholism and chemical dependency.

Direct download: 160_O_Canada.mp3
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Andrew and Molly are both on the road, so they gave each other a call to check in this week. They talk about Molly's road trip to Vermont, Andrew's media adventures in New York, and they take a little time to smack talk Gary, Indiana.

Direct download: 159_On_the_Road_Again.mp3
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Andrew tells us where the hottest travel spot in the next five years will be, Molly digs in to the nomination process for the James Beard Awards, and they discuss under-the-radar chefs. Plus, Andrew remembers Hamaro Cantu.

Direct download: 158_Under_the_Radar.mp3
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From unnecessary lawsuits to Indiana's "Religious Freedom" law, Andrew and Molly discuss the need for positivity and healing in how we interact with each other. Plus, Andrew and Molly share some of their favorite contemporary cookbooks.

Direct download: 157_Positivity.mp3
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Simon Majumdar, author and Food Network stalwart, talks about the importance of breaking bread, how he got to where he is today, and his journey to create his new American family.

Direct download: 156_Simon_Majumdar.mp3
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Bryan Petroff and Doug Quint of Big Gay Ice Cream join Andrew and Molly to talk about their new book, their "business plan," and who has the best hair in food.

Direct download: 155_Big_Gay_Ice_Cream_Returns.mp3
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What Andrew learned at South By Southwest, why great chefs go under the radar, and why not all restaurants are created equal when it comes to restaurant reviews.

Direct download: 154_Food_Forward.mp3
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Chef Leah Cohen of Pig & Khao and Top Chef talks about life after being on television, ethnicity and authenticity, and New York's "cool club."

Direct download: 153_Leah_Cohen.mp3
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Stephanie March, senior Food & Dining editor of Mpls St Paul Magazine,  joins us this week to talk about the restaurant review process, how to get an awesome food job, and why there were no women on the cover of "The Best Restaurants" issue.

Direct download: 152_Stephanie_March.mp3
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Andrew and Molly talk about the state of fine dining in America and how we are approaching the fine dining experience. Plus, Andrew shares from favorite stories from the South Beach Wine & Food Festival weekend, and they both give advice on shopping for new kitchenware.

Direct download: 151_Fine_Dining_in_America.mp3
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A throwback to one of our favorite interviews with friend of the show, Tim Ferriss. Tim talks about rapid learning, his approach to food and why hunting was an important experience for him.

Direct download: 150_Tim_Ferriss.mp3
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We celebrate the season of love by letting our crushes know how we really feel. Andrew, Molly and many of our food-loving friends like Lidia Bastianich, Hugh Acheson and Dana Cowin pour their hearts out on this special Valentine's Day episode of Go Fork Yourself.

Direct download: 149_A_Love_Letter_to_Food.mp3
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Chef Paul Kahan talks about the restaurant business, the importance of hospitality and why he finds the time to be a mentor to his staff. Plus Andrew and Molly discuss their major gripe with restaurant reviews.

Direct download: 148_Paul_Kahan.mp3
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Molly returns from her honeymoon with travel tips and tricks for visiting Austrailia and New Zealand. Andrew adds in his favorite places down under. Plus, Andrew shares his opinion of a controversial restaurant review.

Direct download: 147_Mollys_Honeymoon.mp3
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Andrew goes solo on this week's episode of Go Fork Yourself. He talks about his prediction for the next big trend of 2015, where to eat in 2015, and what he's listening to right now.

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Some of Andrew's best cooking advice from over the years, from how to cook the most flavorful shrimp to how to properly season a cast-iron skillet.

Direct download: 145_Andrews_Kitchen_Tips.mp3
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To celebrate the end of a great year, here is part two of our Best of 2014 episodes. One of our favorite interviews from 2014, Andrew sat down with Alton Brown in his trailer on the Cutthroat Kitchen lot to have a very honest and personal conversation about work, obsession and purpose.

Direct download: 144_Best_of_2014__Part_2.mp3
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It's part one of our favorite moments from 2014! Michael Symon talks about his hometown, Cleveland. Kevin Pang shares his insight into food journalism. Andrew's son, Noah asks Molly the important questions. Lidia Bastianich tells us about how she has seen the food world change. And Guy Fieri talks about how his public image doesn't match who he really is.

Direct download: 143_Best_of_2014__Part_1.mp3
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Andrew & Molly share their favorite gift ideas for the food and travel lovers in your life. Plus, Molly's bathroom prank and they give the Icarus Award to a man claiming to have cured alcoholism.

Direct download: 142_Holiday_Gift_Guide_2014.mp3
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Paleo author Danielle Walker explains how changing her diet saved her life, and they discuss why cooking is a spiritual experience. Plus, Molly shares her Pumpkin Pie story and Andrew tells us all about sous vide cooking.

Direct download: 141_Danielle_Walker.mp3
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Argentine chef Francis Mallmann joins Andrew & Molly to talk about his new book Seven Fires and why we are returning to cooking outdoors. Plus, Molly makes a confession for Andrew. 

Direct download: 140_Francis_Mallmann.mp3
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We get a behind-the-scenes take at what's coming up on Bizarre Foods when Andrew calls in from Kazakhstan. Andrew & Molly discuss horse meat, misleading shrimp, and advice for your Thanksgiving meal.

Direct download: 139_Kazakhstan.mp3
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Andrew calls in from Vietnam to chat with Molly about restaurant openings, mayo lawsuits, and food textures. Plus, Andrew makes a new friend.

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Johnny Iuzzini talks about his relationship with Dorie Greenspan, how new bakers should approach a recipe, and his days as a club kid. Plus, Andrew shares his litmus test for dealing with a bad experience at a restaurant.

Direct download: 137_Johnny_Iuzzini.mp3
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Food journalist Kevin Pang joins Andrew & Molly to talk about his new film For Grace, the end of Hot Doug's, and the state of print journalism. Plus, Andrew gives his advice on eating bushmeat and shares what he thinks is the next new thing in beverages.

Direct download: 136_Kevin_Pang.mp3
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Erika Lenkert of Gluten Free Forever magazine talks about why she wanted to create the magazine, why her Kickstarter campaign was the hardest thing she's ever done, and how we are slowly changing the way we eat. Plus, Andrew and Molly talk about tourist traps, gas leaks, and the New York City Wine & Food Festival.

Direct download: 135_Erika_Lenkert.mp3
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Andrew and Molly pinpoint the moment Pumpkin Spice jumped the shark. They discuss the best new restaurants in America. Plus, they talk about strippers...more than the usual amount.

Direct download: 134_Pumpkin_Spice_Podcast.mp3
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Andrew calls in from LAX to talk about the evolution of bacon with Molly. Plus, Andrew and Molly's biggest regret after visiting Germany.

Direct download: 133_Bacon_Craze.mp3
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The man behind New York City Wine & Food Festival and South Beach Food and Wine Festival Lee Schrager joins Andrew and Molly to talk about his book, Fried and True, how he has seen the food world change over the years, and his tips for your first festival. Plus, Molly and Andrew talk about conquering fear.

Direct download: 132_Lee_Schrager.mp3
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Andrew and Molly discuss food waste in the United States and what we can do about it. Plus, Andrew tells the tale of his ponytail, they rip on the Suitsy, and Andrew answers why everyone is putting "an egg on it."

Direct download: 131_Wasted.mp3
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Andrew and Molly discuss the use of antibiotics in farming and how they can create superbugs. Plus, the rebirth of the Icarus Award and recommendations for the single traveler in New York.

Direct download: 130_Antibiotics_and_Icarus.mp3
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Andrew calls in from the Faroe Islands to chat with Molly about "Egotarian Cuisine" and the best uses for mayo. Plus, Andrew shares a few words about his stepfather Andre, and being raised in a home with same-sex parents.

Direct download: 129_Egos_and_Mayo.mp3
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Molly tries to recover from a State Fair hangover while Andrew is disappointed about some new fair foods. Plus, they share restaurant recommendations for Boston and their favorite ways to prepare pork. 

Direct download: 128_State_Fair_Hangover.mp3
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Trisha Yearwood is the real deal. She's a Grammy Award-winning singer, host of the Emmy Award-winning Trisha's Southern Kitchen, and an overall awesome person. Trisha joins Andrew and Molly to talk about Nashville, karaoke, and Trisha's new projects. Plus, Andrew and Molly voice their frustrations with new Twin Cities restaurants.

Direct download: 127_Trisha_Yearwood.mp3
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Cookbook author and host of Food Network's The Kitchen Katie Lee joins Andrew and Molly to talk about West Virginia, her time at Top Chef, and the pros and cons of being married to a public figure and starting her own career.

Direct download: 126_Katie_Lee.mp3
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Give it wings! Andrew quizzes Molly on her diner lingo knowledge. Are crickets going to be hitting grocery store shelves? Plus, Andrew and Molly share their top five travel destinations--domestic and international. 

Direct download: 125_Diner_Lingo.mp3
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Andrew calls in from New York to talk with Molly about changes in the Minneapolis food scene, some new projects, and how to get over an aversion to some textures. 

Direct download: 124_Minnows_and_Minneapolis.mp3
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Chef Alex Guarnaschelli of Chopped and Iron Chef America joins Andrew & Molly to talk about passion, expanding your horizons, and how long it takes to become good chef. Plus, they talk about the new SCOTTeVest.

Direct download: 123_Alex_Guarnaschelli.mp3
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After a weekend of baseball, Andrew & Molly talk about the All-Star Game. They discuss how cell phones have changed the dining world. Molly shares her sangria recipe and Andrew tells us how to get the full NYC experience in December.

Direct download: 122_All_Stars.mp3
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Portland chef and Top Chef Masters star Jenn Louis tells Andrew & Molly about her new cookbook, running a business, the city of Portland, and the secret to a good relationship. Plus, Andrew & Molly discuss  the soul food debate, tripe, and the best techniques for grilling chicken.

Direct download: 121_Jenn_Louis.mp3
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Chef and host of ABC's The Chew Michael Symon talks with Andrew & Molly about Cleveland and how a city can change its image through its food scene. Plus, they talk about creating a good work environment and the upcoming All-Star Game.

Direct download: 120_Michael_Symon.mp3
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Andrew & Molly are joined by Stephanie Soechtig, the director of the documentary Fed Up. They discuss the misinformation surrounding food and health, the importance of making a change, and what we can do to stop the epidemic. Plus, their last-minute thoughts before Molly's wedding and the closing of Union Square Cafe.

Direct download: 119_Fed_Up_with_Stephanie_Soechtig.mp3
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We discuss all things gluten on this week's Go Fork Yourself. Along with Elissa Altman of Poor Man's Feast, Andrew & Molly work their way through the problems of the gluten-free label. Elissa also shares her advice for food writers and talks about her upcoming book.

Direct download: 118_Gluten_with_Elissa_Altman.mp3
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Andrew & Molly are joined by GMO-expert Dr. Scott Fahrenkrug of Recombinetics to discuss the hot-button topic of genetic modification. Plus, Andrew shares his tips for incorporating bull testicles into your diet and what to do with all of that lemon zest.

Direct download: 117_GMOs_with_Dr._Scott_Fahrenkrug.mp3
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ProjectExplorer.org creator Jenny Buccos joins Andrew & Molly to talk travel, education, and bringing the world closer together. Plus, Andrew gets mad about the word "authenticity" and Molly goes DIY.

Direct download: 116_Jenny_Buccos__ProjectExplorer.mp3
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On this special episode of Go Fork Yourself, Andrew has a conversation with Alton Brown about challenges in the food entertainment industry, obsession, and finding purpose.

Be sure to check out Alton's interview of Andrew on The Alton Browncast. 

Direct download: 115_Alton_Brown.mp3
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Guy Fieri joins Andrew and Molly to discuss balancing family and business, his new book, Guy on Fire, and being misunderstood. Plus, what to do when you are not happy with restauarant service.

Direct download: 114_Guy_Fieri.mp3
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Author of New York Times bestseller Blood, Bones, and Butter, and NYC chef Gabrielle Hamilton joins Andrew & Molly to talk about her new cookbook, how to hold back, and honesty. Plus, restaurant recommendations for Maine and why Eddie Huang has got it going on.

Direct download: 113_Gabrielle_Hamilton.mp3
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Andrew tells Molly about his weekend at the James Beard Foundation Awards from the Derby party at Eleven Madison Park to his meeting with Martha Stewart. Then Lidia Bastianich joins them for a special Mother's Day edition of Go Fork Yourself. Plus, the Zimpostor and where to grab a bite in Arizona.

Direct download: 112_Lidia_Bastianich.mp3
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Andrew and Molly are joined by chef and author Ben Ford to talk about his new book, Taming the Feast,  being a craftsman (influenced by his father, Harrison Ford), and cooking a salmon in the dishwasher. Plus, Andrew and Molly talk about their weekend at Austin Food & Wine, and how to improve your cooking skills.

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Andrew calls into Food Works HQ from LaGuardia Airport in New York. Andrew & Molly air their airline grievances, Andrew tells us about the upfronts, and they share their recommendations for Barcelona, Istanbul and more.

Direct download: 110_Airports__Upfronts.mp3
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Texas chef Tim Love joins Andrew and Molly on this week's Go Fork Yourself to talk grilling, Austin Food & Wine Festival, and more. Plus, Andrew fills us in on his vacation in Costa Rica.

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Molly finished her Whole30, so Andrew and Molly check back in with Melissa Hartwig to find out what's next. Then, they chat with Chef Jonathan Waxman of Barbuto about how he got to where he is today, his famous chicken dish and giving back.

Direct download: 108_Jonathan_Waxman.mp3
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This week, Andrew & Molly talk about Michelin stars, drama at Carnegie Deli, and an update on the Gasthof's disaster. Plus, more on the Chowdown Countdown!

Direct download: 107_Michelin_Stars__Deli_Drama.mp3
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Andrew & Molly are joined by adult film star James Deen to talk about his new webseries, "James Deen Loves Food." Plus, why Gasthof's in Minneapolis will never see their business, and Andrew's recommendations for Colombia.

Direct download: 106_James_Deen.mp3
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The nominees for the James Beard Awards were announced this week. Providence Cicero, the chair of James Beard Restaurant & Chef Awards committee joins Andrew & Molly to talk about the process of picking winners. Andrew & Molly give their predictions for this year's awards. Plus, they discuss Travel Channel's More Chowdown Countdown.

Direct download: 105_JBA_Nominations_with_Providence_Cicero.mp3
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It's episode 100 of Go Fork Yourself! Molly is in the "kill-all-the-things" stage of the Whole30 Program, and Andrew can't help but rub it in a bit. They talk pies and ice cream, new restaurants coming from Guy Fieri and Jonathan Waxman, and women in the food world. Plus, something Molly can eat on the Whole30...kidneys!

Direct download: 104_100.mp3
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At the beginning of next week, Molly will be embarking on a 30-day challenge to eat better with the Whole30. Melissa Hartwig of the Whole30 joins Andrew and Molly to discuss the benefits and challenges of the program. Plus, Andrew and Molly discuss the issues with shipping food.

Direct download: 103_Whole30_with_Melissa_Hartwig.mp3
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This is a very special BONUS episode of  Go Fork Yourself. We ran out of time last episode to share our interviews from South Beach Wine & Food Festival this weekend. We chat with Trisha Yearwood, Anne Burrell, Geoffrey Zakarian, and John Kunkel. Plus, an adorable interview with Andrew's son, Noah. That is not all. Andrew and Molly answer a question about a mystery Vietnamese dish and Andrew shares how to make the perfect scrambled egg.

Direct download: 102_BONUS_SOBE_2014.mp3
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Josh Tetrick joins us from California to talk about Hampton Creek Foods' incredible plant-based egg. Andrew, Molly and Josh discuss sustainability, entrepenuership, and how we can make sure no one goes hungry. Look out for a special bonus episode of Go Fork Yourself later this week.

Direct download: 101_Josh_Tetrick__Hampton_Creek_Foods.mp3
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We celebrate Go Fork Yourself's two-year anniversary with some of our favorite things: food news and listener questions! Andrew and Molly talk plant-based eggs, Cinnabon, James Beard Award semifinalists, whole hogs, and more.

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Happy Valentine's Day from all of us at  Go Fork Yourself! On this episode, Andrew talks about his amazing BBQ experience in Atlanta, Molly explains why she wants the James Beard Awards to move to Chicago, and they discuss why we should all add insects to our diets. Plus, they answer listener questions about baby food and interior farming.

Direct download: 99_Bugs__Kisses.mp3
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This week's Go Fork Yourself covers the serious topic of alcohol and drug addiction. Andrew shares his experiences as an addict and how to help if you know someone struggling with substance abuse. Plus, Andrew and Molly answer some listener questions about food memories and encouraging friends and family to try new foods.

Direct download: 98_Addiction.mp3
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 Andrew and Molly talk about their plans for Super Bowl Sunday, Andrew shares his near death experience and Molly talks about going vegan for a week. Plus, find out how Andrew and Molly feel about reservations.

Direct download: 97_The_Big_Game.mp3
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Andrew calls in from Lima, Peru, to fill us in on his travels. Molly tells us about her trip to Cancun including some of her culinary finds. Plus, they discuss honeymoons.

Direct download: 96_Honeymoons__Cancun.mp3
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Go Fork Yourself returns this week with Andrew calling in from Miami. Andrew and Molly catch up, discuss their New Year's resolutions, and talk about the great Sriracha debate. Plus, they answer the question: what do I do with a whole chicken?

Direct download: 95_Sriracha__Jet_Packs.mp3
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Andrew & Molly give us their top fives for bests gifts for food lovers from treats to kitchen gadgets to cookbooks. They've got you covered. Plus, they answer a very special listener question.

Direct download: 94_Holiday_Bests.mp3
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We get a call from award-winning bakers (and Minnesotans) Lois Thielen & Candy Freeman to discuss all things holiday baking. They give us their tips and tricks for baking delicious holiday treats. Plus, Andrew and Molly talk food poisoning.

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James Beard Award-nominated chef Michelle Gayer joins Andrew & Molly in studio to talk pastries, women in the food industry, and the late Chef Charlie Trotter. Plus, Andrew & Molly answer a listener question about Wisconsin eats.

Direct download: 92_Michelle_Gayer.mp3
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Dana Goodyear is a staff writer for The New Yorker, and recently released her first non-fiction book, Anything That Moves. She joins Andrew & Molly to discuss her new book, food writing, and the emergence of the new American cuisine. Plus, Andrew & Molly answer the question: how do I properly season my cast-iron cookware?

Direct download: 91_Dana_Goodyear.mp3
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Cookbook author extraordinaire Judith Choate joins Andrew & Molly on this week's Go Fork Yourself to discuss bringing family meals back into the kitchen, how to make sure your Thanksgiving dinner is a success, and how to impress as a guest. Plus, Andrew & Molly reveal their travel philosophies.

Direct download: 90_Judith_Choate.mp3
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610 Magnolia's Edward Lee joins Andrew & Molly to talk about race in the food world, how culinary careers have changed, and adding his personal take to Southern cuisine.

Direct download: 89_Edward_Lee.mp3
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Mr. Pittsburgh himself, Rick Sebak, joins us this week to talk about his city, the food, and why Pittsburgh is the next big thing. Plus, Andrew & Molly talk about grinding your own meat at home.

Direct download: 88_Rick_Sebak.mp3
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Chef John Besh joins Andrew & Molly to discuss learning from mistakes in the kitchen, getting families back into the kitchen, and the amazing work he is doing with the John Besh Foundation. Plus, Andrew & Molly talk Halloween.

Direct download: 87_John_Besh.mp3
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Andrew & Molly recap their weekend at the New York City Wine & Food Festival. Molly shares her big news. Plus, we have 5 Questions with Hugh Acheson, Guy Fieri (with a cameo from Nadia G.), Doug Quint & Bryan Petroff of Big Gay Ice Cream, and Johnny Iuzzini.

Direct download: 86_New_York_City_Wine__Food_Festival_2013.mp3
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Acclaimed meat purveyor Pat LaFrieda joins Andrew and Molly on the podcast this week to talk about the meat biz, the ideal burger, and Andrew & Pat make a special announcement. 

Direct download: 85_Pat_LaFrieda.mp3
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Television host and world traveler Samantha Brown talks about her huge life change, being a television personality and her new project for Travel Channel. Plus, Andrew reveals his favorite way to get a truffle flavor without breaking the bank.

Direct download: 84_Samantha_Brown.mp3
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Amy Thielen, author & host of Food Network's new show, Heartland Table, talks food writing, American regionalism, and the red-hot Midwestern food scene. Plus, Andrew and Molly answer listener questions about tipping.

Direct download: 83_Amy_Thielen.mp3
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Author & baker extraordinaire Zoë François joins us this week to discuss her book, The New Artisan Bread in Five Minutes a Day. Andrew, Molly & Zoë talk bread, gluten-free recipes, artificial eggs and baking in a crockpot.

Direct download: 82_Baking_with_Zoe_Francois.mp3
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James Beard Award-winning food writer & meatlover Josh Ozersky joins us on this week's Go Fork Yourself to discuss Meatopia, hunting, and more.

Direct download: 81_Meat_with_Josh_Ozersky.mp3
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What's an appropriate tip? 15 percent? 20 percent? None at all? Andrew and Molly discuss the custom of tipping on this week's podcast. Plus, they talk music and Andrew's Mr. Mom weekend.

Direct download: 80_Tips.mp3
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Molly returns from a weekend of dove hunting with friend of the show Georgia Pellegrini. She fills us in on her experience. Andrew gives tips on how to prepare doves. Plus, a foie gras-ban update, new food TV shows this fall, and more of Andrew and Molly's restaurant pet peeves.

Direct download: 79_Dove_Hunting.mp3
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Andrew & Molly take a look at Eater's Airing of Grievances series, and give their two cents. Molly has her own grievances, and Andrew defends chefbros. Plus, they talk Prince, tipping, and Marilyn Hagerty.

Direct download: 78_Pet_Peeves.mp3
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Noah Namowicz from Café Imports join us to discuss a Go Fork Yourself  favorite—coffee. He fills us in on how to make the perfect cup of joe at home. Plus, Andrew & Molly talk cookbooks, beef tongue, and Andrew’s special connection to Ina Garten.

Direct download: 77_Coffee_with_Noah_Namowicz.mp3
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Andrew & Molly belly up to the bar at Turf Club in St. Paul, Minn., to record the podcast this week. They discuss the upcoming season of Appetite for Life, the ramen burger, Bon Appetit's Best New Restaurants, and we get a lesson on fish anatomy.

Direct download: 76_On_Location__Turf_Club.mp3
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We cover it all on this week's Go Fork Yourself. Andrew calls in from New York City and discusses his recent travels to Cleveland and New York. Molly goes on a road trip with "The Situation"? Plus, lab-grown burgers, MTV, and we take a couple of questions from the GFY Hotline.

Direct download: 75_Everything_but_the_Kitchen_Sink.mp3
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The new Go Fork Yourself hotline. Ice cream. And how to cook the best hamburger. Andrew and Molly pay tribute to summer on this week's episode of Go Fork Yourself. Get their tips and tricks on creating the perfect burger at home, and find out their recommendations on where to find a good burger on the road.

Direct download: 74_The_Perfect_Burger.mp3
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Andrew is back at Food Works HQ to discuss the Hamptons with Molly. He shares stories from the James Beard Chefs & Champagne event including how his dad almost got into a fistfight. Then, James Beard award-winning writer Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl joins Molly to talk about wine.

Direct download: 73_Wine_with_Dara_Moskowitz_Grumdahl.mp3
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Andrew calls in from the road on this week's Go Fork Yourself. Andrew and Molly talk about the hot weather, the real identity of Ruth Bourdain, and possibly the worst travel-recommendation article ever written. They let us know where visitors to the Twin Cities should really visit.

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Both returning from time at their cabins, Andrew and Molly talk about cabin life, old family recipes, and classic pranks. Plus, we hear Andrew and Molly's take on Paula Deen.

Direct download: 71_Cabin_Fever.mp3
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It's all things shrimp on this week's Go Fork Yourself. Andrew and Molly talk about the best varieties of shrimp, what to look for in the grocery store and what to do when you get them to your kitchen. Plus, they talk about The Taste, Brian Malarkey and Nigella Lawson.

Direct download: 70_Shrimp_Week.mp3
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Andrew and Molly chat with chef, hunter and gatherer, and author Georgia Pellegrini on this week's Go Fork Yourself. They discuss Georgia's adventure getaways, modern pioneering, and eating squirrel.

Direct download: 69_Georgia_Pellegrini.mp3
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Andrew had an exciting weekend at the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen. He shares his highs and lows from having the chance to get behind the wheel of a Lamborghini and trying to make hand-pulled noodles at altitude. Plus, they talk about the Eater Young Guns class of 2013.

Direct download: 68_Aspen_2013_Recap.mp3
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Happy Father’s Day from Go Fork Yourself!  Andrew and Molly talk about picky eaters, surprise babies, and their dads. Plus, a preview of the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen.

Direct download: 67_Fathers_Day.mp3
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Happy National Doughnut Day! This week on Go Fork Yourself, we discuss all things doughnut including the treat sweeping the nation--the cronut. Andrew and Molly also talk about a new alternative to Yelp that might be the answer to the crowd-sourcing issue.

Direct download: 66_Doughnuts.mp3
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We welcome comedian, author, home cook (and Molly's girl crush) Tess Rafferty on this week's Go Fork Yourself. They discuss luxury grocery stores, where to eat in L.A., and why you don't bring a store-bought pie to the Rafferty house. Plus, Andrew and Molly come up with a new job for Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann.

Direct download: 65_Tess_Rafferty.mp3
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Andrew and Molly are on the road on this week’s Go Fork Yourself. On a three-hour car ride to Iowa, they chat about road food, cars, GPS, and where you’ll find the cleanest pit stops.

Direct download: 64_Road_Trip.mp3
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Andrew and Molly invite Yelp’s Director of Public Affairs Luther Lowe (@lutherlowe) to join them on the podcast this week to discuss all things Yelp from it’s inception to filters to blackmail issues. Plus, they talk about Anthony Bourdain’s Guts & Glory Tour.

Direct download: 63_Yelp.mp3
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On this week’s episode of Go Fork Yourself, Andrew and Molly talk all about the James Beard Awards 2013. Andrew talks about his win, how he was “Martha Stewarted” by Martha Stewart, and why he loves a tie. Plus, they talk about negative comments online… for sure.

Direct download: 62_James_Beards_Awards_2013.mp3
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Andrew and Molly reflect on their weekend at the Austin Food & Wine Festival. They discuss the food, the people, and their Lance Armstrong sighting. Plus, interviews with Brian Malarkey, Georgia Pellegrini and more.

Direct download: 61_Austin_Food__Wine_2013_Recap.mp3
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