Passing the Plate

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Do your grandma's table manners still hold water?

In this episode, we challenge the status quo of etiquette, exploring whether Emily Post's pearls of wisdom translate to modern dining.

We'll dissect outdated place settings, the hand bread mystery, and the etiquette of hostess gifts, all while navigating the ever-evolving landscape of family meals.

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Episode 27: Manners Make the Meal (But Do They Need an Update?)
🎧 New podcast episode alert! Do your grandma's table manners still hold water? In this episode, we challenge the status quo of etiquette, exploring whether Emily Post's pearls of wisdom translate to modern dining. We'll dissect outdated place settings, the hand bread mystery, and the etiquette of hostess gifts, all while navigating the ever-evolving landscape of family meals. Listen to this episode + get the shownotes at
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Episode 26: Family, Food, and Finlandia
🎧 New podcast episode alert! Food is more than just sustenance – it's the language of love and connection across cultures. In this episode, Lisa shares heartwarming stories from her time as an exchange student in Finland, focusing on the delicious meals she shared with her host family and the memories created around the table. We'll delve into the deliciousness of Finnish food culture, exploring unique ingredients and traditions. Listen to this episode + get the shownotes at
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Episode 25: Favorite Foods for the 4th: BBQ Battles & Summertime Delights
🎧 New podcast episode alert! Join us for a sizzling summer celebration as we dive into our favorite summertime foods and heat up the conversation with some fiery BBQ debates! Whether you're hosting a backyard bash or picnicking in the park, this episode is your recipe for summertime fun and flavor! Listen to this week's episode:
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Episode 24: YOUR Baking Memories with Grandma: Generations of Goodness
🎧 New podcast episode alert! Step into the heartwarming world of grandma's kitchen as we share YOUR stories and recipes passed down through generations in this special episode! From the handwritten notes on recipe cards to the memories of laughter and love shared around the mixing bowl, join us as we celebrate the enduring legacy of YOUR grandmas in the kitchen. Whether it's grandma's famous pie or her secret cookie recipe, get ready to savor the sweet moments and culinary delights that connect us all to the timeless joy of baking with grandma. Listen to this week's episode:
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Episode 23: Baking Up Memories with Grandma
🎧 New podcast episode alert! Get ready to savor the flavors of nostalgia as we bake up memories in grandma's kitchen in this episode! From secret recipes to shared stories, join us as we celebrate the timeless tradition of baking with grandma and the lessons learned along the way. And with cleaning up as a valuable part of the cooking process, discover how every moment spent together was a recipe for love and laughter that continues to inspire us today. Listen to this week's episode:
🎧 New podcast episode alert!  Episode 22: Cumin & Coriander: A Spice Odyssey Across Cultures Get ready for a spice-filled adventure as we traverse the culinary landscapes of Mexico, India, and the Middle East in this episode dedicated to the versatile spice, cumin!  From its journey to America to its starring role in beloved dishes like tacos and curries, discover the rich history and vibrant flavors of cumin.  Whether you're a seasoned spice enthusiast or a newcomer to its aromatic charms, join us as we explore the diverse cuisines that celebrate the magic of cumin. Mexico, Cumin Recipes, Three Bean Chili, Black Bean Soup Recipe, Bean Soup Recipes, Spice Shop, Spiced Coffee, No Bean Chili, Adventure Explore
22: Cumin & Coriander: A Spice Odyssey Across Cultures - Passing The Plate
🎧 New podcast episode alert! Episode 22: Cumin & Coriander: A Spice Odyssey Across Cultures Get ready for a spice-filled adventure as we traverse the culinary landscapes of Mexico, India, and the Middle East in this episode dedicated to the versatile spice, cumin! From its journey to America to its starring role in beloved dishes like tacos and curries, discover the rich history and vibrant flavors of cumin. Whether you're a seasoned spice enthusiast or a newcomer to its aromatic charms, join us as we explore the diverse cuisines that celebrate the magic of cumin.
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21: Secret Sauce: The Quest for Memories - Passing The Plate
🎧 New podcast episode alert! Episode 21: Secret Sauce: The Quest for Memories Join us for an episode filled with twists and turns as we explore the world of side quests in research and discovery! From genealogy puzzles to culinary mysteries, discover how following unexpected leads can lead to surprising revelations. Whether it's stumbling upon historical tidbits while researching weddings or uncovering hidden clues in recipe hunts, get ready to embark on a journey of exploration and discovery with us.
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Episode 20: From Seedling to Supper: Freezing, Dehydrating & More Summer Food Hacks
🎧 New podcast episode alert! Join us for a celebration of summer's bounty as we explore the joys of growing and preserving fresh vegetables in this episode! From planting seeds to stocking the pantry, discover tips and techniques for enjoying the flavors of summer all year round. Whether you're harvesting zucchini or making pickles, get ready to savor the taste of summer with our expert advice and creative preservation methods. Listen to this week's episode:
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A Look Back at School Cafeteria Classics - Passing The Plate
🎧 New podcast episode alert! Episode 19: From Trays to Tales: A Hilarious Look Back at Cafeteria Classics Get ready to relive the glory days of school lunch as we dive into the world of cafeteria cuisine in this episode! From mystery meat to cafeteria classics, join us for a spirited discussion about our favorite (and not-so-favorite) cafeteria meals. Whether you're reminiscing about lunchroom legends or cringing at the memories of soggy sandwiches, this episode is sure to bring back memories of school days gone by.
🎧 New podcast episode alert!  Episode 18: Cracking Open the Past: Culinary Treasures from Vintage Cookbooks  Step into the kitchen of yesteryear as we explore the magic of old cookbooks in this episode!  From faded ink to dog-eared pages, join us for a journey through the culinary history and heritage captured within these timeless treasures.  Whether it's a vintage cookbook passed down through generations or a quirky find from a secondhand store, discover the secrets and flavors waiting to be unlocked within their nostalgic pages. Rhubarb Custard Pies, Old Cookbooks, Dutch Apple Pie, Persian Cuisine, Rhubarb And Custard, Heirloom Recipes, Favorite Cookbooks, Joy Of Cooking
Culinary Treasures from Vintage Cookbooks - Passing The Plate
🎧 New podcast episode alert! Episode 18: Cracking Open the Past: Culinary Treasures from Vintage Cookbooks Step into the kitchen of yesteryear as we explore the magic of old cookbooks in this episode! From faded ink to dog-eared pages, join us for a journey through the culinary history and heritage captured within these timeless treasures. Whether it's a vintage cookbook passed down through generations or a quirky find from a secondhand store, discover the secrets and flavors waiting to be unlocked within their nostalgic pages.
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Passing the Plate - Podcast
The Passing the Plate podcast is all about food, traditions, and the wonderful connections they create. Each week, co-hosts Ashley Covelli of Big Flavors from a Tiny Kitchen and Lisa Lisson of Are You My Cousin? will guide you on a flavor-packed adventure. Tune in to dive into family history, explore new cultures and cuisines, and preserve favorite recipes for future generations. Every episode of Passing the Plate guarantees to be a feast for the senses and a celebration of togetherness.