The Sporkful

The Sporkful

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  • The Sporkful is a James Beard Award-nominated podcast and blog where we discuss, debate and obsess o...


Andrew Zimmern and IBM Want To Put Meat In Your Cocktail

The host of Bizarre Foods says, “We have such a narrow definition of what’s edible.” So IBM wants its Watson technology to discover new flavors and fo... Read more

April 13, 2015 | 26 min

Donuts Old School, Donuts New, Donuts Glazed, Donuts Blue

A cross-country donut quest takes Dan from wacky Voodoo Doughnut and artisanal Blue Star Donuts in Portland to old school Peter Pan Donuts in Brooklyn... Read more

April 6, 2015 | 26 min

Is Free Office Coffee More Valuable Than Healthcare?

When Slate's Mike Pesca and I pull out all the stops to make the best turkey sandwich ever begotten in an office kitchenette, the results are life-cha... Read more

March 30, 2015 | 24 min

Even Spies Hate Stale Bread: Secrets Of The CIA Cafeteria

Dan talks to two guys who used Freedom of Information Act requests to unearth the contents of the CIA cafeteria suggestion box. It turns out even spie... Read more

March 23, 2015 | 22 min

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