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Holiday party ideas with Alie & Georgia

Cooking Channel personalities Alie & Georgia called in to share some fun ideas for holiday theme parties (including a signature cocktail for each one) and immediately got our attention by mentioning Tequila Lime Chex Mix.  Yes, please!

Nadia G Talks “Food Fighters” and Rock & Roll

It’s always fun when Nadia G calls into the show.   Today she wanted to talk about her appearance as a celebrity chef competitor on tonight’s episode of “Food Fighters” on NBC.  We also discussed her growing music career (including her anti-Brooklyn hipster song), meeting Lou Reed, and why she should probably take all the credit even if a home cook defeats her tonight in the competition.

 

Emeril Lagasse

Legendary chef Emeril Lagasse called in on a 25 below zero day to help us warm up in the kitchen during National Soup Month.  We also discussed the 25th anniversary of his original restaurant and his latest TV projects.  Emeril also talked about a contest where you can win a winter warm-up trip to Orlando and eat at his restaurant there.

Brigitte Nguyen from Cooking Channel

Brigitte Nguyen is an accountant-turned chef who now hosts her own show on Cooking Channel, “From the Kitchens Of…”  Brigitte called in with hints & tips on adding new twists to holiday traditions.