Episode 410: Christmas Past and Present

December 25, 2009
Listen: Christmas Past and Present

What does a world-class chef cook for the family Christmas? This week we meet up with Grant Aschatz of Chicago's famed Alinea, Jane and Michael Stern are at the Silvermine Tavern in Norwalk, CT, Sally Schneider, author of The Improvisational Cook, teaches us the easy way to make homemade chocolates, Martha Holmberg, author of Puff introduces us to simplest of fancy ingredients, puff pastry, and mixologist Dale DeGroff, author of The Essential Cocktail joins us with his take on holiday imbibing.

Broadcast dates for this episode:

  • December 20, 2008 (originally aired)

  • December 25, 2009 (rebroadcast)