The Rouxde Cooking School Podcast
Rouxde (pronounced Rude) Cooking School is a food history and cooking comedy podcast. John and Jeni talk about food history or interview a guest in the food industry. It's funny, relaxing and informative.
info_outline Food Subscription boxes!! 07/23/2021
Food Subscription boxes!! Jeni fills John in about food subscription services (not meal planners like Blue Apron). We find out about ramen, beef jerky, whiskey and marshmallow delivery plans. We also take all the digressions from beds to the Olympics. Thanks of listening!!!
info_outline American Barbecue Part 1 07/16/2021
American Barbecue Part 1 John and Jeni talk about what makes American barbecue. After talk about pizza, meatloaf and how to pronounce Connecticut, John tries to explain what American bbq exactly is (hint: it's not easy). Luckily, there will be two more parts to figure this out. Thanks for listening!!!
info_outline Kiss the Cookbook #2- The Food Lab by J. Kenji Lopez-Alt 07/09/2021
Kiss the Cookbook #2- The Food Lab by J. Kenji Lopez-Alt Jeni presents one of her (and John's) favorite cookbooks, The Food Lab by J. Kenji Lopez-Alt. After catch up and food news we dive into what we love about The Food Lab site, Kenji himself and why this cookbook is a must have for beginners and experienced cooks alike. Thanks for listening!!!
info_outline Jibber Jabber with Jeni and John!!! 07/02/2021
Jibber Jabber with Jeni and John!!! Jeni and John talk this week about .... anything they want. From John's excursions eating while his kid and dog are away to the Fast and the Furious series they digress admirably. There is also food news, listener questions and talk of the Twilight movies. Thanks for listening!!!
info_outline Jeni's Jumbo Gumbo Journey!!! 06/25/2021
Jeni's Jumbo Gumbo Journey!!! Jeni and John talk about the loose recipe of Gumbo. After a Father's day roundup and food news we dive head first into the ever-changing recipe that is gumbo. We talk history and variations but mainly how we're obsessed with this amazing dish. Thanks for listening!!!
info_outline Seaweed!!!! 06/10/2021
Seaweed!!!! Jeni and John goes on an adventure into the ocean to forage for some seaweed. Jeni goes through it's history, the different types, how it's used in cooking and it's ecological benefits. It's really interesting and we hope you enjoy listening to it! Thanks!
info_outline Brunch live from the SNIPS!!!!! 05/27/2021
Brunch live from the SNIPS!!!!! John and Jeni are together at last in the same space to perform live on the Scavengers Network Indie Podcast Showcase (SNIPS). The topic was brunch and somehow through their giddiness they kept it at about an hour. Hope you enjoy it and thanks for listening!
info_outline Episode 200!!!!!!!!! 04/30/2021
Episode 200!!!!!!!!! Jeni talks to John about doing 200 episodes of the Podcast. We get to talk a little before going into what the podcast has meant to us, what our favorite episodes are and what topics we would like to see in the future. Thanks you all so much for listening!!!
info_outline Raisin Hell!!! 04/23/2021
Raisin Hell!!! John and Jeni try to right the wrongs that are being perpetrated against raisins. They talk about their history, how they're produced, the various types and what Pliny the Elder thought we should do with them. We finish with the story of one of the greatest bands of the 1980's: The California Raisins. Thanks for listening!!!
info_outline Ranch Dressing!!! 04/09/2021
Ranch Dressing!!! John and Jeni dip into the history of Ranch Dressing. They cover it's humble beginnings feeding hungry plumbing crews in Alaska to it's current reign as the ubiquitous sauce we all dip our pizza crusts in. Jeni gets into the food news and we hit ranch trivia. Thanks for listening!
info_outline Jerrod Bronson!!!!! 03/28/2021
Jerrod Bronson!!!!! John has a two part conversation with Jerrod Bronson about working in bars, seeing craziness, The Snyder Cut and his Dr. Bronson's Elixirs brand of mixers, bitters and shrubs. This one took three days to finish but we got there. Thanks for listening!
info_outline Food Fads part 1!!!!!! 03/12/2021
Food Fads part 1!!!!!! John and Jeni get hip to food fads through the years. After some catch up and food news we get into the weird, wild and amazing food fads that have captured our collective fascination over the last century. We hope you dig it. Thanks for listening!!!!
info_outline The Scrapple of my Eye 03/05/2021
The Scrapple of my Eye John and Jeni get scrappy over scrapple. Jeni teaches us all about one of our favorite fried breakfast foods. From how it's made and how to cook it to who loves it and why it's still popular, Jeni covers it all. We hope you love it like we did. Thanks for listening!!!
info_outline Bone-In Olives 02/26/2021
Bone-In Olives John and Jeni talk about Olives this week. We cover their history, how they're harvested and the process of turning these inedible fruits into delicious flavor bombs. The Sacred Olive Tree at the Acropolis is highlighted too. Thanks for listening!
info_outline Supermarket Sweep Part 1 02/12/2021
Supermarket Sweep Part 1 John and Jeni talk about food, cooking and what they're going to do for Valentines Day before getting to the super weird food news. The problem is they never got to the main topic in time. Definitely next week? Thanks for listening!!
info_outline Mighty Joe Squared!!!! 02/05/2021
Mighty Joe Squared!!!! John and Jeni talk with Joe and Okan from Joe Squared Pizzeria. From the beginning of the restaurant to it's fall during covid and rise as a workers co-op, we find out the story behind the pie. Also we find out how their incredible menu has changed over the years. Thanks for listening!!!
info_outline A Cozy Catch Up with Fried Chicken Talk 01/29/2021
A Cozy Catch Up with Fried Chicken Talk John and Jeni chat about food, cooking, and lots of talk about fried chicken. What we're eating, how we're both getting back into cooking and some of our favorite take out dishes. Thanks for listening!!
info_outline Brad Cartwright and Meat Week 2021!!! 01/22/2021
Brad Cartwright and Meat Week 2021!!! John and Jeni are visited by Brad Cartwright, the Captain of Baltimore Meat Week. He explains what Meat Week is, how it works and where to go to celebrate it. We also talk about Meat Weeks of the past and our love of BBQ in general. We also also celebrate Jeni's first episode as Co-Host! Thanks for listening!!!
info_outline Amie Ward!!!! 01/08/2021
Amie Ward!!!! John is joined by Healthtender Amie Ward. They talk bartending, the damage it can do and ways to help your body recover from this trauma. They also cover self care, Amie's dedication to helping people and the muscle tape you see all over football players. Thanks for listening!!!
info_outline Rebecca Madariaga!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 12/18/2020
Rebecca Madariaga!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! John and Rebecca reflect on their time together because this is Rebecca's last episode. They have a fun catchup session before talking about Rebecca's decision to leave. They talk about what they accomplished, what they are proud of and how much she means to the podcast.... and John. Rebecca is awesome and we'll miss her. Thanks for listening.