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Hot Grease is a food culture radio show where the American South and your local food intersects. As host, Nicole A. Taylor reminds people what's great about food: reclaiming culinary traditions & celebrations, cooking at home and eating as a political act. Her show highlights the rising leaders in the good food world, from chefs to bloggers to urban gardeners.
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Georgia native Nicole A. Taylor has been an artisan candy maker, an activist, and a social media maven, and is currently the host of Hot Grease, a progressive food culture radio program on Heritage Radio Network. A member of Food Systems Network NYC, Southern Foodways Alliance, NOFA-NY, Flip the Table Youth Council Mentor, and a frequent panelist at New York City food events. Nicole worked as a community outreach consultant for the Brooklyn Food Coalition, raised funds for the Urban Justice Center through the Vendy Awards and now is an instructor for a GED & internship program that weaves in urban farming. She is featured in America I Am: Pass it Down Cookbook and is a principal at NAT Media.
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You think you know pie? Discover Pie Corps on this week's episode of Hot Grease, as Nicole Taylor is joined by Cheryl Perry and Felipa Lopez, the women behind Pie Corps, a savory & sweet hand made pie company in Brooklyn. Hear what makes their pieunique, as they discuss their savory and sweet pies, and explain why savory sometimes escapes the American palate. Find out how they went from a stand in the New Amsterdam Market to a shop in Greenpoint, and hear about some of the new delicious items they have in store for the coming months! This program was sponsored by Whole Foods. Music provided courtesy of The California Honeydrops
"We started the business thikning we were just going to do savory pies, then we realized Americans don't really know pie the way Europeans do." [7:30]
"We don't think there should be any guilt around eating pie." [16:00]
-- Cheryl Perry of Pie Corps on Hot Grease…read more