Tag Archive: Food

16
Feb

Ep 49 – Nick Smith, Downtown Food and Wine Fest Marketing Director

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The Orlando Downtown Food and Wine Fest, now in it’s 7th year, is coming to Lake Eola on Saturday and Sunday February 21st and 22nd, 2015. Tapas-style plates from Orlando’s top restaurants, live musical entertainment and barrels of wine come together for this weekend-long celebration of Orlando’s Culinary Scene. We spent some time with Nick Smith, Integrated Marketing Director for CBS Radio, (the organizer of the event) to learn more about the event. Nick shares with us:

08
Oct

Ep 41 – Scott Joseph, Orlando Restaurant Critic

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Episode 41 Show Notes

Chances are, Orlando Restaurant Critic Scott Joseph has influenced you one time or another with his honest, timely and entertaining reviews of Orlando’s new and favorite restaurants. We caught up with Scott who shared with us:

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  • How he got started writing restaurant reviews
  • How coverage of the restaurant industry has changed with the growth of social media
  • His opinion on Orlando’s Culinary Scene
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    Apr

    Ep 32 – Lisa Wilk, Founder of Orlando Uncorked & Taste, Cook, Sip

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    Episode 32 Show Notes

    Lisa Wilk has spent over a decade educating Central Floridians about appreciating and pairing wines. And on May 1st, Lisa will be partnering with Quantum Leap WineryLa Femme du Fromage and Peterbrooke Chocolatier of Winter Park for a special wine, cheese and chocolate pairing (Buy Tickets) at East End Market.  Lisa sat down with us this past Saturday at Quantum Leap Winery to talk about this tasting event and…

    14
    Apr

    Ep 31 – Mark Baratelli, Producer of The Food Truck Bazaar & The Daily City

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    Episode 31 Show Notes

    This year, The Food Truck Bazaar – a traveling culinary event with rotating food trucks each month – is scheduled to host over 100 events around Central Florida. We were fortunate enough to sit with the Mark Baratelli, Producer of The Food Truck Bazaar and publisher of the Orlando Blog The Daily City to get a glimpse into the growth of this cultural event. Listen as we discover:

    16
    Mar

    Ep 28 – Yum Yum Cupcake Truck Founder Joey Conicella

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    Episode 28 Show Notes

    There are several guests on our “must-interview” list and the owners of the Yum Yum Cupcake Truck are right at the top! So needless to say, we were thrilled when owner Joey Conicella agreed to meet with us early in the morning, just as the delivery truck arrived with the morning’s supplies, to talk about operating one of Orlando’s most iconic, brands for locals So grab yourself a cupcake and listen as Joey shares with us: 

    12
    Feb

    Episode 24 – La Femme Du Fromage

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    Episode 24 Show Notes

    Cheese makes up one of the four major food groups (in our world) (the others being: wine, chocolate and bread). So we were naturally excited when Tonda from La Femme Du Fromage (Orlando’s Cheese Lady) at the East End Market accepted our interview request.

    22
    Nov

    Episode 19 – Sandwich T-Shirt Trivia with Deli Fresh Threads

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    Episode 19

    We thought it would be fun to test our last guest, Deli Fresh Thread’s Sandwich Connoisseur’s knowledge of, you guessed it, sandwiches and t-shirts. How’d he do? Take a listen and find out!

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  • 19
    Nov

    Episode 18 – Anthony “Biggie” Bencomo, Deli Fresh Threads Sandwich Connoisseur

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    Episode 18

    On today’s show we’re speaking with Anthony “Biggie” Bencomo, Sandwich Connoisseur at Deli Fresh Threads, an Orlando sandwich-inspired t-shirt business and discover:

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  • How this UCF Alum merged his love of sandwiches and t-shirts to create a truly unique brand.