Melissa Baldino

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

Recent Pieces from Melissa Baldino

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221: Buttermilk Graffiti: Chef Edward Lee Hits The Road to Eat The New America, 7/19/2018 (53:54)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Kim Severson on the hunt for a lost strain of rice; J. Kenji López-Alt on salt; and pie plates for grilling.
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131: MSR: The Potlikker Papers: Food meets politics in the American South, 7/12/2018 (53:58)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

The Mafia muscles in on Italian bakeries, cooking for civil rights with John T. Edge, Dan Pashman of The Sporkful on airline dining and the new fattoush. (Originally aired ...
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220: How to Eat A Peach: Diana Henry on The Art of The Perfect Simple Menu, 7/5/2018 (53:56)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

The ethics of free ice cream samples; pork/pineapple tacos; and Whetstone Magazine travels the world.
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219: Desperately Seeking Garifuna! The Amazing History, Food and Language of the Garifuna People,... (53:59)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Ruth Rodgers from The River Café; the bubbles of summer; and spaghetti al limone.
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218: Shrimp, Sprite and Pig Head: The Mysteries and Delights of True Filipino Cuisine, 6/21/2018 (53:57)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Water fights (and eating well) in Myanmar; cheesier pasta; and Adam Gopnik on wine and philosophy.
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201: MSR: Harvard and The Chef: How Joanne Chang used Applied Mathematics to Build a Baking Empir... (53:59)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

We interview Brad Leone, star of Bon Appetite's "Its Alive with Brad"; introduce our recipe for Salmon Chraimeh; learn to toast grains; and Dan Pashman of the Sporkful on the ...
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217: The Food Explorer: The Man Who Discovered Avocados, Kale and Quinoa, 6/7/2018 (53:58)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Ben Franklin electrocutes turkeys; and J. Kenji López-Alt on why pepperoni curls on pizza.
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216: Wine Label Revolution: Goodby Chateau, Hello Dancing Frog!, 5/31/2018 (53:59)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

The new Harlem fusion cooking; corks or screwcaps?; and pasta with broccoli sauce.
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215: Nigella Lawson Speaks Out on Hash, Traybakes, Salad Snobs and Kierkegaard, 5/24/2018 (53:58)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Does coffee cause cancer?; Pakistan's Martha Stewart; pisto; and quick yogurt sauce.
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135: MSR: Beyoncé, Saffron and the New Women Farmers of Afghanistan, 5/17/2018 (53:59)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Saffron, the new Afghan crop; Meathead Goldwyn on barbecue ribs; The Food Lab on the mortar and pestle; and our recipe for whipped cream biscuits and strawberries. Originally ...