Passing the Plate Podcast

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. Visit for more.


April 11, 2024 23 mins

As we celebrate our thirteenth episode, we're serving up a baker's dozen genealogy and food resources to tantalize your taste buds and spark your curiosity.

From family tree revelations to culinary gems, join us on this flavorful journey through the intersection of heritage and cuisine.

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Get ready for a taste of tradition as we exchange our family recipes and step into each other's kitchens.

From the comforting aromas from childhood to the joy of rediscovering old favorites, dive deep into the cultural tapestry woven through our culinary heritage.

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Join us for an egg-stravagant celebration of Easter as we explore the delightful world of decorating and enjoying hard-boiled eggs!

From whimsical designs to delectable dishes, discover creative ways to make the most of this seasonal favorite.

Whether you're a novice decorator or a seasoned pro, there's something egg-citing waiting for you in this festive episode.

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March 21, 2024 31 mins

Let the games begin as we embark on a culinary adventure filled with food trivia, challenges, and plenty of excitement!

Join us for an episode packed with laughter and learning as we explore the playful side of cooking.

From testing your food knowledge to getting creative in the kitchen, discover how playing games can add a whole new level of enjoyment to your culinary journey.

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Forget what you know about coffee! This episode takes you on a delicious detour beyond the steaming mug, exploring the incredible versatility of coffee in the world of food.

Get ready to have your taste buds tantalized as we unveil the sweet and savory secrets hidden within those roasted beans.

Whether you're a seasoned gourmand or a kitchen novice, you'll discover a whole new way to savor the bean.

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In this episode, we embark on a journey through time and taste, exploring the rich and diverse coffee traditions of our ancestors.

From a late 17th-century coffee house in London to exploring our favorite coffee grinds and brews, we're talking all about coffee! So, grab your favorite cup of joe and settle in for a heartwarming conversation about the cultural tapestry woven around coffee.

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Who hasn't witnessed a molten brownie ooze into the oven's netherworld, or watched in horrified fascination as a perfectly poached egg morphs into a gooey alien life form?

In this episode, we raise a (slightly singed) spatula to the messy, hilarious, and surprisingly liberating world of kitchen mishaps. We'll share our own epic culinary fails, from oven fires to an oily mess of an overturned bottle of olive ...

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February 22, 2024 28 mins

Forget dusty cookbooks and rigid rituals! In this episode, we break free from the "must-follow" and celebrate the evolution of family food traditions.

We'll unlock the secret ingredient – YOU – and explore how new families forge their own culinary identities. Dive into the delicious dance of merging tastes, blending holidays, and weaving new flavors into the tapestry of tradition.

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Remember Grandma's deviled eggs? They might be legendary, but what if your palate craves a touch less mayo?

In this episode, we go beyond "modernization" and dive into the art of mindful recipe modification. We'll tackle the age-old debate: beans in chili, blasphemy or blessing? Explore ingredient swaps that respect heritage while igniting your culinary creativity.

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Ever craved a bite of your great-grandmother's strudel while strolling through Prague? Or felt a pang of connection over fiery Cajun gumbo in Louisiana?

In this episode, we explore the surprising ways food and travel intertwine to illuminate your family's tapestry. We'll embark on culinary odysseys, from ethnic food tours bursting with ancestral flavors to regional feasts revealing the stories simmering bene...

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Dive into the delicious intersection of family lore, cultural tapestry, and culinary legacy with "Passing the Plate." This podcast explores the stories simmering beneath surface-level recipes, unearthing the fascinating histories interwoven with each heirloom dish. 

We'll travel across generations, savoring the whispers of forgotten traditions and untangling the intricate threads of cultural influence. Forge...

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Cracked index cards scribbled with fading ink. Grandmothers humming forgotten melodies over simmering pots. Memories swirling like spices in the air – but how do we hold onto these culinary whispers before they vanish like smoke?

In this episode, we delve into the art of recipe preservation, offering practical tips and heartfelt insights to transform cherished kitchen lore into vibrant, living legacies. We'll explore ...

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Grandma's casserole holds a universe of love, but let's be honest – sometimes, its crust needs a little crunch update. In this episode, we tackle the culinary conundrum: How do we honor cherished recipes while making them thrill the modern palates?

We'll explore creative ingredient swaps, dietary adaptations, and kitchen hacks that streamline prep without sacrificing soul. Join us as we uncover the hidden po...

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