American Public Media's The Splendid Table is public radio's culinary, culture, and lifestyle program that celebrates food and its ability to touch the lives and feed the souls of everyone. Each week, award-winning host Francis Lam leads listeners on a journey of the senses and hosts discussions with a variety of writers and personalities who share their passion for the culinary delights. Updated every Friday.
We're getting an international view on barbecue from the unstoppable Steve Raichlen, author of Planet Barbecue. Also on the show, Martha Rose Shulman stops by with recipes for healthy summer grain salads, the Sterns are dining at Thirteen Coins in Seattle, and L.A. food correspondent Angela Kim is dining on tasty oddball fare at The Gorbals. Plus, a foodie on food stamps, beer trials, and Lynne's answers to your calls. …read more