Molly Wizenberg has been writing about food since 2004, which sounds less impressive than 1999, but oh well, whatever. Her proudest accomplishments include eating a lot of peanut butter and winning a dance marathon at her cousin's bat mitzvah. She's the author of two books, Delancey: A Man, a Woman, a Restaurant, a Marriage and A Homemade Life, both New York Times bestsellers.
March 15th, 2010 | 16 mins 42 secs
Your hosts may not be Irish, but we make a mean corned beef and colcannon, not to mention fools of ourselves. Join us as we drink Guinness from the can (wrong!), discuss the etymology of bubble and squeak (not Irish!), and otherwise give St. Patrick[...]
March 4th, 2010 | 21 mins 4 secs
As a kid, Molly coveted Hostess Twinkies, and Matthew ate something called Jingles. This week, we bury our faces in childhood junk food favorites and ask: which salty and sugary sensations still make our mouths happy? We also find out, once and for [...]
February 17th, 2010 | 19 mins 19 secs
Only braising can get you through the winter alive. But what to braise? Matthew says meat. Molly says vegetables. If this strikes you as stereotypical, however, check out Matthew's gender-bending headgear.
February 12th, 2010 | 18 mins 18 secs
As Shakespeare didn't put it, "If food be the food of love, eat food." That's how we would put it, though, and we are turning your Valentine's Day into a scorcher with a feast of noted aphrodisiacs, from green M&Ms to ambergris. You know that mo[...]
February 4th, 2010 | 15 mins 34 secs
We're whizzing up trouble here in the Spilled Milk test kitchen, as your hosts make milkshakes and mistakes in equal measure. Follow us down the rabbit hole. Recipe: Chocolate malt. NOTE: Even though this episode has the Explicit tag, it is probably[...]
January 21st, 2010 | 25 mins 14 secs
Winter squash is a big, scary vegetable. Matthew is scared of its sweet taste. Molly is scared of its thick skin. Can they put their fears to rest? What is the "throwdown method"? And is squash-licking fatal? Recipe: Warm Butternut and Chickpea Sala[...]
January 7th, 2010 | 13 mins 15 secs
Does everything taste better with a fried egg on top? Molly and Matthew come up with many things that do and a few that don't. Plus, the pros and cons of snowy white bottom. Recipe: Kimchi fried rice with a fried egg.