Melissa Baldino

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

Recent Pieces from Melissa Baldino

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805: 10 Biggest Food Lies, 2/29/2024 (54:00)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Tamar Haspel of the Washington Post is here to share 10 truths about food that nobody wants to believe.
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608: Jet Tila’s 101 Thai Dishes to Cook Before You Die, 2/22/2024 (54:01)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

This week: Jet Tila on Thai food. He tells us about real Thai sriracha, what it takes to make the world’s largest stir-fry and why working at his family’s market sometimes ...
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March 2024 Fundraiser: Sidewalk Salad: Foraging with Alexis Nikole Nelson (37:01)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

This week, we chat with TikTok star and expert forager Alexis Nikole Nelson about the most delicious weeds in your backyard, the joys of mushroom jerky and her cross-country ...
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804: BEE-lieve It or Not! Bees Count, Dream and Even Recognize You, 2/15/2024 (54:00)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Bees solve puzzles, have distinct personalities and play with balls like a puppy. Zoologist Lars Chittka reveals amazing new discoveries about the mind of a honeybee and what ...
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704: Nigella on Nigella, 2/8/2024 (54:01)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

This week, we interview Nigella Lawson. We discuss what’s to love about brown food, what’s to hate about tasting menus and what everyone gets wrong about cooks.
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803: Desperately Seeking the Perfect Peach: Love and Loss on a Family Farm, 2/1/2024 (54:00)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

Alice Waters thinks David Mas Masumoto’s peaches could change the world. Today, Masumoto shares his search for the perfect peach and the shocking family secret that changed ...
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703: Matty Matheson: Catfish Noodling and Making “The Bear”, 1/25/2024 (54:00)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

This week, we get inside the mind of Matty Matheson, actor and culinary consultant on the hit TV drama “The Bear.”
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615: The Tongue Cutters: In Norway, Kids Cut Cod Tongues for Love and Money, 1/11/2024 (54:01)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

In the fishing villages of Norway, kids as young as five enter the workforce as professional cod tongue cutters. Documentary filmmaker Solveig Melkeraaen tells us why kids ...
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401: Eat, Drink, Read: Dwight Garner's Obsession with Word and Table, 1/4/2024 (54:01)
From: Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Radio

We’re joined by New York Times book critic and author Dwight Garner. He presents food quips from his favorite writers, as well as John Updike’s lunch routine and Hunter S. ...