NC F&B Podcast

by North Carolina Food & Beverage

NC F&B Podcast
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 88
  • Last: 8 Mar 2018
Hospitality industry veterans, Max Trujillo and Matthew Weiss, get behind the scenes of North Carolina's burgeoning food and beverage culture. Hear from local chefs, Sommelier's, distillers, farmers, brewers and the whole lot of them in the NC F&B podcast.

Episodes (88)

  • Episode 86 - Triangle Wine Experience Part 2
    Episode 86 - Triangle Wine Experience Part 2
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    Published: 8 Mar 2018 Duration: 59:07
    We dedicate this week of the NC F&B Podcast to a 2-part Series celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Triangle Wine Experience, benefiting The Frankie Lemmon School. TWE part 2 1:00 Jasmine Hirsch 35:56 OBX Taste of the Beach Festival 40:0... Read more →
    We dedicate this week of the NC F&B Podcast to a 2-part Series celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Triangle Wine Experience, benefiting The Frankie Lemmon School. TWE part 2 1:00 Jasmine Hirsch 35:56 OBX Taste of the Beach Festival 40:0... Read more →

  • Episode 85 - Triangle Wine Experience - Part 1
    Episode 85 - Triangle Wine Experience - Part 1
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    Published: 7 Mar 2018 Duration: 01:02:34
    We dedicate this week of the NC F&B Podcast to a 2-part Series celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Triangle Wine Experience, benefiting The Frankie Lemmon School. In the early 1990's a group of friends gathered to celebrate their love o... Read more →
    We dedicate this week of the NC F&B Podcast to a 2-part Series celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Triangle Wine Experience, benefiting The Frankie Lemmon School. In the early 1990's a group of friends gathered to celebrate their love o... Read more →

  • Episode 84 - When you're not The Man anymore?
    Episode 84 - When you're not The Man anymore?
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    Published: 1 Mar 2018 Duration: 01:15:15
    What do you do when you are not the man anymore? Chef Scott Howell had to learn the answer to that question after a 1,500lb grill fell on him and mangled his leg. Chef Scott is an 8 times James Beard Award semifinalist for best chef in Ame... Read more →
    What do you do when you are not the man anymore? Chef Scott Howell had to learn the answer to that question after a 1,500lb grill fell on him and mangled his leg. Chef Scott is an 8 times James Beard Award semifinalist for best chef in Ame... Read more →

  • Episode 83 - How to Start Your Own Distillery
    Episode 83 - How to Start Your Own Distillery
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    Published: 22 Feb 2018 Duration: 01:07:18
    Want to start your own distillery? The first step is to resolve to make at least one bottle of liquor, that’s what the Pinetop Distillery team did. This is the story of how four neighbors with engineering backgrounds created a grain to glas... Read more →
    Want to start your own distillery? The first step is to resolve to make at least one bottle of liquor, that’s what the Pinetop Distillery team did. This is the story of how four neighbors with engineering backgrounds created a grain to glas... Read more →

  • Episode 82 - From Ski Bum to Chef... A Chef's Story
    Episode 82 - From Ski Bum to Chef... A Chef's Story
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    Published: 15 Feb 2018 Duration: 01:10:33
    How does one fuse creative drive with practicality? How about be a ski bum for a few years then decide to go to culinary school?  Growing up, Sean’s father made Golden Corral a successful national restaurant chain, but that didn’t push Sean... Read more →
    How does one fuse creative drive with practicality? How about be a ski bum for a few years then decide to go to culinary school?  Growing up, Sean’s father made Golden Corral a successful national restaurant chain, but that didn’t push Sean... Read more →

  • Episode 81 - Being a Female Business Owner in the F&B Industry
    Episode 81 - Being a Female Business Owner in the F&B Industry
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    Published: 8 Feb 2018 Duration: 53:25
    Learn how to plan your life. Coleen Speaks has it all mapped out. Coleen knew that she wanted to live in New Orleans after high school so she found a university in New Orleans that would accept her and fit her needs. She knew accounting wou... Read more →
    Learn how to plan your life. Coleen Speaks has it all mapped out. Coleen knew that she wanted to live in New Orleans after high school so she found a university in New Orleans that would accept her and fit her needs. She knew accounting wou... Read more →

  • Episode 80 - Blake Gotliffe of Under the Oak Farm
    Episode 80 - Blake Gotliffe of Under the Oak Farm
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    Published: 1 Feb 2018 Duration: 44:30
    Blake Gotliffe doesn’t stop. After Blake regained consciousness from a heroin overdose to find himself in his mother’s arms and alive he regained control of his life. His near death experience was the catalyst for him to be able to juggle s... Read more →
    Blake Gotliffe doesn’t stop. After Blake regained consciousness from a heroin overdose to find himself in his mother’s arms and alive he regained control of his life. His near death experience was the catalyst for him to be able to juggle s... Read more →

  • Episode 79 - Chef Keith Rhodes of Catch Wilmington
    Episode 79 - Chef Keith Rhodes of Catch Wilmington
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    Published: 25 Jan 2018 Duration: 49:28
    “Cheap seafood ain’t good & good seafood ain’t cheap!” Listen to the silky tones of the Steward of North Carolina Aquaculture aka our original fan, Top Chef contestant Keith Rhodes explain that statement. Chef Keith walks the walk and talks... Read more →
    “Cheap seafood ain’t good & good seafood ain’t cheap!” Listen to the silky tones of the Steward of North Carolina Aquaculture aka our original fan, Top Chef contestant Keith Rhodes explain that statement. Chef Keith walks the walk and talks... Read more →

  • Episode 78 - Manna Wilmington & Billy Mellon
    Episode 78 - Manna Wilmington & Billy Mellon
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    Published: 18 Jan 2018 Duration: 53:07
    The future Mayor of Wilmington, North Carolina must be Billy Mellon. Billy is a driving force behind putting Wilmington on the culinary map. Manna is one of the culinary beacons of North Carolina, east of interstate 95. Thanks to his stick-... Read more →
    The future Mayor of Wilmington, North Carolina must be Billy Mellon. Billy is a driving force behind putting Wilmington on the culinary map. Manna is one of the culinary beacons of North Carolina, east of interstate 95. Thanks to his stick-... Read more →

  • Episode 77 - Pinpoint Wilmington Chefs Dean Neff & Lydia Clopton
    Episode 77 - Pinpoint Wilmington Chefs Dean Neff & Lydia Clopton
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    Published: 11 Jan 2018 Duration: 47:52
    Walk up the down staircase a few times in your life. Going in the opposite direction will give you perspective and give you insight into the minds of Dean Neff and Lydia Clopton. Dean and Lydia’s journey took them from Athens, GA to Atlanta... Read more →
    Walk up the down staircase a few times in your life. Going in the opposite direction will give you perspective and give you insight into the minds of Dean Neff and Lydia Clopton. Dean and Lydia’s journey took them from Athens, GA to Atlanta... Read more →

  • Episode 76 - Want To Be Wealthy? Listen to Chef Ben Barker
    Episode 76 - Want To Be Wealthy? Listen to Chef Ben Barker
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    Published: 4 Jan 2018 Duration: 01:03:44
    Would you like to be wealthy? Listen closely to Chef Ben Barker's wisdom and you will be rich with stories of humility, North Carolina history and family values. Chef Ben Barker is literally a living legend of NC, he has won the James Beard... Read more →
    Would you like to be wealthy? Listen closely to Chef Ben Barker's wisdom and you will be rich with stories of humility, North Carolina history and family values. Chef Ben Barker is literally a living legend of NC, he has won the James Beard... Read more →

  • Episode 75 - Charlie Deal of Jujube, Juju & Dos Perros
    Episode 75 - Charlie Deal of Jujube, Juju & Dos Perros
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    Published: 28 Dec 2017 Duration: 01:01:55
    Charlie is quite a big Deal! Learn how one man, who could at times be perceived as curmudgeonly, is in fact a gregarious restaurateur. Charlie Deal is a chef, sommelier and innovator all wrapped up into one. We covered everything in this ep... Read more →
    Charlie is quite a big Deal! Learn how one man, who could at times be perceived as curmudgeonly, is in fact a gregarious restaurateur. Charlie Deal is a chef, sommelier and innovator all wrapped up into one. We covered everything in this ep... Read more →

  • Episode 74 - Sommelier Jordan Salcito
    Episode 74 - Sommelier Jordan Salcito
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    Published: 21 Dec 2017 Duration: 54:55
    Jordan Salcito is a woman possessed with success. Whether the task is staging at Restaurant Daniel for Daniel Boulud or working harvest in Burgundy for Alix de Montille she will achieve. Get this woman to a spin class in the morning and wat... Read more →
    Jordan Salcito is a woman possessed with success. Whether the task is staging at Restaurant Daniel for Daniel Boulud or working harvest in Burgundy for Alix de Montille she will achieve. Get this woman to a spin class in the morning and wat... Read more →

  • Episode 73 - Mofu Shoppe
    Episode 73 - Mofu Shoppe
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    Published: 14 Dec 2017 Duration: 39:33
    Say yes, that is the motto that Sunny Lin lives by and how Sophia Woo gets her to join in on the Pho-King fun. These girls turned their lives upside down and literally took a wild ride in creating the Dump Pho (pronounced fuh) king food tru... Read more →
    Say yes, that is the motto that Sunny Lin lives by and how Sophia Woo gets her to join in on the Pho-King fun. These girls turned their lives upside down and literally took a wild ride in creating the Dump Pho (pronounced fuh) king food tru... Read more →

  • Episode 72 - Benny's Big Time with Vivian Howard & Ben Knight
    Episode 72 - Benny's Big Time with Vivian Howard & Ben Knight
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    Published: 7 Dec 2017 Duration: 46:14
    Out to the coast we traveled, (that’s right, Wilmington, North Carolina) to find out what’s new with Co- Tar heel of the Year Mrs. Vivian “High Rent/Big Time/The Viver” Howard & her man at arms Mr. Ben aka Benny “Big Time” Knight. Max and M... Read more →
    Out to the coast we traveled, (that’s right, Wilmington, North Carolina) to find out what’s new with Co- Tar heel of the Year Mrs. Vivian “High Rent/Big Time/The Viver” Howard & her man at arms Mr. Ben aka Benny “Big Time” Knight. Max and M... Read more →

  • Episode 71 - Hallyburton Pottery
    Episode 71 - Hallyburton Pottery
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    Published: 30 Nov 2017 Duration: 50:48
    Creating with your hands is almost as sexy as that scene from Ghost with Demi Moore and Patrick Swayze. Who knew that local North Carolina clay, a stove on steroids (aka a kiln) and one brain researcher could be so damn cool? I’ll tell you ... Read more →
    Creating with your hands is almost as sexy as that scene from Ghost with Demi Moore and Patrick Swayze. Who knew that local North Carolina clay, a stove on steroids (aka a kiln) and one brain researcher could be so damn cool? I’ll tell you ... Read more →

  • Episode 70 - Lassiter Distilling Company
    Episode 70 - Lassiter Distilling Company
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    Published: 22 Nov 2017 Duration: 01:12:38
    Rich molasses and sweet unrefined sugar is how you make rum, a new lifestyle and a fortune. Well, maybe not the fortune part at least not financially but spiritually, scientifically and flavorfully the Lassiter’s are building a fortune! Reb... Read more →
    Rich molasses and sweet unrefined sugar is how you make rum, a new lifestyle and a fortune. Well, maybe not the fortune part at least not financially but spiritually, scientifically and flavorfully the Lassiter’s are building a fortune! Reb... Read more →

  • Episode 69 - Author/Butcher Meredith Leigh
    Episode 69 - Author/Butcher Meredith Leigh
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    Published: 16 Nov 2017 Duration: 01:02:49
    Fascinating is not often a word you associate with a butcher, but that's Meredith Leigh. http://www.mereleighfood.com Meredith is not only fascinating, she’s a bad ass butcher, a writer and most importantly a thoughtful human being. This is... Read more →
    Fascinating is not often a word you associate with a butcher, but that's Meredith Leigh. http://www.mereleighfood.com Meredith is not only fascinating, she’s a bad ass butcher, a writer and most importantly a thoughtful human being. This is... Read more →

  • Episode 68 - Marc Jacksina of Order/Fire TV
    Episode 68 - Marc Jacksina of Order/Fire TV
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    Published: 9 Nov 2017 Duration: 44:32
    These spoken words will take you higher as you understand the inner thoughts from the host of https://orderfire.tv. Learn how chefs elevate and create, whether it’s on television or in a kitchen, Marc Jacksina is always thinkin’.  Marc dish... Read more →
    These spoken words will take you higher as you understand the inner thoughts from the host of https://orderfire.tv. Learn how chefs elevate and create, whether it’s on television or in a kitchen, Marc Jacksina is always thinkin’.  Marc dish... Read more →

  • Episode 67 - Lionel Vatinet of La Farm Bakery
    Episode 67 - Lionel Vatinet of La Farm Bakery
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    Published: 7 Nov 2017 Duration: 59:29
    The secret to great bread making is fermentation. Master baker Lionel Vatinet of La Farm bakery in Cary divulged that secret and many others in the latest episode. We get the skinny on why and how Lionel became a master baker. Also, Matt fi... Read more →
    The secret to great bread making is fermentation. Master baker Lionel Vatinet of La Farm bakery in Cary divulged that secret and many others in the latest episode. We get the skinny on why and how Lionel became a master baker. Also, Matt fi... Read more →