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Podcast Episode 91: Eating Alabama

James Beard Award-winning filmmaker Andrew Grace Beck talks to us about his year of eating locally while filming Eating Alabama. We discuss local eating, documentary filmmaking, and the complicated state of American agriculture.

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Andrew Beck Grace

In this episode of the Find Dining podcast, James Beard Award-winning filmmaker Andrew Beck Grace talks to us about his year of eating locally while filming Offer: B00H8ZOOP2 Eating Alabama. We discuss local eating, documentary filmmaking, and the complicated state of American agriculture.

Food for Thought

  • Q: What is a hoe cake and how would you make one?
  • A: A flat cornbread traditionally fried on a hoe over an open fire

Out of the Frying Pan

  • Favorite Farm to visit in West Alabama: Snow’s Bend Farm
  • Favorite dish made in year of living locally: Fried green tomatoes topped with coleslaw and basil shrimp
  • Favorite food documentary: Offer: B009PFBQF4 King Corn (2007)
  • Favorite non-food documentary: Offer: B0021N3PQ0 Salesman (1968)

 

Published July 10th, 2014