Melissa Baldino

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  • Username: mbaldino
  • Media Director
  • Role: Producer/Reporter: Independent

Recent Pieces from Melissa Baldino

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306: Bombay Meets Cincinnati: Nik Sharma Adapts the Rich Flavors of India to The New World, 2/21/... (53:58)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Nik Sharma, author of Season, gives Milk Street a lesson in cooking with spices. Plus we investigate the unknown culinary history of France; we make a magic pudding cake; ...
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218: Shrimp, Sprite and Pig Head: The Mysteries and Delights of True Filipino Cuisine, 2/14/2019 (53:59)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Chef Yana Gilbuena discusses fertilized duck eggs, traveling dinner pop-ups and the traditional Filipino method of eating with one's hands. Plus, water fights (and eating ...
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305: The Search for Perfect Falafel: Uncovering the Secrets of Palestinian Cooking, 2/7/2019 (53:59)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Intrepid food writer Yasmin Khan dives into the mysteries of Palestinian cooking. Plus we rediscover authentic Austrian goulash; Jonathan Townsend cooks amazing 18th century ...
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304: The Ace of Cakes: Duff Goldman Bakes Up The Hogwarts Express, 1/31/2019 (53:58)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Former graffiti artist Duff Goldman bakes cakes in the shape of everything from Radio City Music Hall to old sneakers. Plus we explore Korean home cooking with chef Sohui ...
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303: Deep Run Roots: Vivian Howard Eats North Carolina, 1/24/2019 (53:58)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Chef Vivian Howard returns home to rural NC to cook her roots. Plus a computer designs the ultimate chocolate chip cookie; our tip for transforming stale bread; Pork and ...
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215: Nigella Lawson Speaks Out on Hash, Traybakes, Salad Snobs and Kierkegaard, 1/17/2019 (53:58)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

We catch up with British food star Nigella Lawson about the philosophy of life and home cooking. Plus does coffee cause cancer?; Pakistan's Martha Stewart; pisto; and quick ...
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302: Mad French Food Scientist Cooks Up YouTube, 1/10/2019 (53:58)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Alex French Guy Cooking does crazy food science from Paris. Plus the amazing history of pickles; Shabbat at Wendy's; and chicken under a brick.
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301: The Mystery of the $13,500 Melon, 1/3/2019 (53:59)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Why Tokyo shoppers spend a fortune on fruits as gifts. Plus the truth about dietary supplements; a food tour of Lisbon; Spanish tortillas at home; and how to mellow onions.
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229: Ina Garten is a Messy Cook: The Hidden World of the Barefoot Contessa, 12/27/2018 (53:58)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Also on this week's show: Up with pomegranate molasses; sheet-pan roasted chicken; J. Kenji López-Alt investigates the science of baking pizza at home; and why Australian ...
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238: Simply Yotam, 12/20/2018 (53:59)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Yotam Ottolenghi, the master of Middle Eastern food, speeds it up and pares it back! Also on this week's show: recipes for a homemade Christmas with Yvette Van Boven; the ...