The Feast

The Feast presents delectable stories from the dining tables of history. Our stories immerse you in the sights, sounds, & tastes of a meal from the past. Make bread with medieval monks; share a martini with Churchill. Find out what wars were won & which kingdoms were lost, all for the sake of a good meal. Email suggestions for episodes to thefeast@thefeastpodcast.org

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episode 6: Dinner in Camelot


A conversation with historian, writer, and educator Joseph A. Esposito


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 2020-04-28  44m
 
 

Brewing with Fire: Carillon Brewing Company


This week, the Feast is heading to Ohio to visit a brewery entirely dedicated to making beer like they did in the mid-19th century. Located in Dayton, Carillon Brewing Company is not your average craft brewery. Instead of wrestling with stainless steel tanks, you’re more likely to find these brewers chopping wood and discussing 19th century recipe books. We spoke with head brewer Kyle Spears and assistant brewer Dan Lauro to learn what it takes to brew beer like they did in 1855...


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 2020-03-03  1h1m
 
 

episode 4: Serving Up Wisconsin's State Secret: The Supper Club


In an era of celebrity chefs, fast casual chains, and meal delivery services available at the touch of a button, it may be hard to imagine a state where people drive out of town to go to a pyramid-shaped restaurant to enjoy a nice brandy-based cocktail, a relish tray, fried fish, and prime rib. Where the host lets you linger at a bar for hours before even thinking of being seated for dinner. Where you might know everyone in the restaurant, including the owners...


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 2020-02-18  50m
 
 

episode 3: The Lost Women of America's Hop Industry


A Conversation with Dr. Jennifer Jordan


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 2020-02-04  41m
 
 

episode 2: Beer is Culture: A Conversation with the Brewseum's Liz Garibay


This week, we're taking you to the heart of the Windy City itself, Chicago, to chat with the founder and executive director of the one of the only museum's dedicated entirely to the history and culture of beer: the Chicago Brewseum. At its helm is Liz Garibay, who has spearheaded the organization's programming and events for the last several years...


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 2020-01-21  41m
 
 

episode 1: Feast & Fast: How Clean Eating Came to Early Modern Europe


The Feast is back! Just in time for the month of healthy New Year’s resolutions, our season premiere features a rich discussion on the history of feasting and fasting in Europe. We talk to Dr. Victoria Avery and Dr...


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 2020-01-07  50m
 
 

The Feast of the Seven Fishes: Italian-American Christmas Cuisine with Director Robert Tinnell


On a special holiday bonus episode of the Feast, we talk to Robert Tinnell, the writer and director of the new film, “The Feast of the Seven Fishes”, out now. Centered on the Italian-American culinary tradition of seven seafood dishes eaten on Christmas Eve, the romantic-comedy is based loosely on Robert’s childhood growing up in West Virginia. From stuffed calamari to marinated eel to salt cod, we talked to Robert about the food traditions at the heart of the film...


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 2019-12-10  35m
 
 

The Hardworking History of the Hardy Orange


The Feast is back! And we’re bringing you a few special episodes before the launch of Season 4 on January 7, 2020. Longtime Feast listeners may remember our episode that touched on the history of egg nog and the Virginia hardy orange. The hardy orange is often regarded as a pest, with its bitter taste, numerous thorns, and ability to survive the chilliest of frosts...


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 2019-11-26  42m
 
 

The Feast Presents: Green Eggs & Dan


Hungry for more food podcasts while the Feast is on season break?

Try Green Eggs & Dan, a new podcast from The Podglomerate. Taking a new look at “you are what you eat,” comedian Dan Ahdoot brings listeners in on conversations about food, life, and more, with some of his most entertaining friends. Not your typical, holier-than-thou food show, Green Eggs and Dan is the type of food podcast you’d make with your friends around the table, roasting more than just the food...


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 2019-09-11  9m
 
 

episode 10: The Waldorf’s First Final Feast


On the Feast’s season finale, we revisit a meal that ended a chapter in one of the most famous hotel’s in history: the Waldorf Astoria. Famous for its invention of the Waldorf Salad and (arguably) Eggs Benedict, the legacy of this world-renown hotel has always been associated with food...


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 2019-05-21  32m