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35 – Flavors of Youth (2018)

Let’s look back for simpler times, but let’s do it with the 2018 internationally released anime anthology film: Flavors of Youth.

Sophie & Mitch break down each of the three chapters of the film and how they address (or don’t) the Chinese idiom “yi shi zhu xing” [clothing, food, housing, transport]. We also talk about the issues with titling, expectations, and our conflicted feelings towards this gorgeous film.

Make sure to follow us on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook to keep up with news, to join the discussion about food, and to check out all of our personal recipes – this week though, we’d love to hear YOUR recipes; your flavours of youth, if you will.

Music Credits:
“Carpe Diem” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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26 – Chef’s Table: Dan Barber

Sophie brings the heat as she, and Mitch, delve into what’s so infuriating about Dan Barber, the focus of Chef’s Table Vol.1 Ep.2.

We discuss the contradicting dichotomy of being abusive – yet focused on sustainability, we talk about what it means to be a truly model modern chef, and we break down the vagueness of American cuisine.

Make sure to follow us on TwitterInstagram, and Facebook to keep up with news, to join the discussion about food, and to check out all of our personal recipes – like Sophie’s Spiced Zucchini Bread

Music Credits:
“Carpe Diem” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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25 – Zumbo’s Just Desserts p.2

This is the second episode for the one that started it all! Sophie & Mitch continue into season 1 of Zumbo’s Just Desserts!

We go over our thoughts on the second half of season one: the newer focus on detail, the increased difficulty, and how likely it is that Ali’s going to murder everyone in the studio! We also discuss what we would have done for each challenge & what we think about a season two.

Make sure to follow us on TwitterInstagram, and Facebook to keep up with news, to join the discussion about food, and to check out all of our personal recipes – including Sophie’s Vanilla Mousse!

Music Credits:
“Carpe Diem” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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24 – Zumbo’s Just Desserts p.1

This is the one that started it all! Sophie & Mitch break open season 1 of the 2016 Netflix series Zumbo’s Just Desserts!

We go over our thoughts on the first half of season one: the characters, the format, the quirky editing, and so much more! We pitch our Sweet Sensations to various degrees of success! We also make our predictions for the second half of the season & who will go home with the win!

Make sure to follow us on TwitterInstagram, and Facebook to keep up with news, to join the discussion about food, and to check out all of our personal recipes – including Sophie’s Passion Fruit Mojitos!

Music Credits:
“Carpe Diem” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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16 – Nailed It! p.4

Season 2 of Netflix’s Nailed It! is out now, so we’re finishing our look into this newest season.

This podcast covers episodes 4, 5, 6, and the bonus 7th episode of the show’s second season. We cover all the weirdness, questions, and emotions that go into re-creating all the spectacular baked goods. Expect cobra cakes, Queer Eye cupcakes, fancy fruit carvings, and and all sorts of other cakes!

Make sure to follow us on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook to keep up with news, to join the discussion about food, and to check out all of our personal recipes – including Sophie’s Ginger & Molasses Cookies.

Music Credits:
“Carpe Diem” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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15 – Nailed It! p.3

Season 2 of Netflix’s Nailed It! is out now, so of course we need to talk about it!

This podcast covers episodes 1, 2, and 3 of the show’s second season. We cover all the weirdness, questions, and emotions that go into re-creating all the spectacular baked goods. Expect unicorn cakes, fairytale cupcakes, munchie pancakes, and and all sorts of other cakes!

Make sure to follow us on TwitterInstagram, and Facebook to keep up with news, to join the discussion about food, and to check out all of our personal recipes – including Mitch’s Avocado Mash.

Music Credits:
“Carpe Diem” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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14 – Cooked: Earth

Sophie & Mitch conclude their 4-part journey into the world of Netflix’s Cooked!

This time it’s all about the delicious rot of fermentation. We go on a chocolate tangent, discuss stinky cheese, and wonder where all the mushrooms are in this episode.

Make sure to follow us on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook to keep up with news, to join the discussion about food, and to check out all of our personal recipes – like Sophie’s Brownie.

Music Credits:
“Carpe Diem” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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13 – Cooked: Air

Sophie & Mitch continue their 4-part journey into the world of Netflix’s Cooked!

This week we talk all about bread (and the air inside it): the wonderful ways you can eat it, our fondest memories of it, and how old it is compared to other things.

Make sure to follow us on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook to keep up with news, to join the discussion about food, and to check out all of our personal recipes – like Sophie’s Baguette.

Music Credits:
“Carpe Diem” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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11 – Cooked: Fire

Sophie & Mitch begin their 4-part journey into the world of Netflix’s Cooked!

Join us this week as we talk about meat, fire, and the origin of the species; it all comes up as a way of answering: what is the soul of cooking?

Make sure to follow us on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook to keep up with news, to join the discussion about food, and to check out all of our personal recipes – like Mitch’s Fire.

Music Credits:
“Carpe Diem” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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09 – Chef’s Table: Christina Tosi

What a familiar walk down nostalgia lane! Sophie & Mitch discuss Netflix’s Chef’s Table Vol.4 Ep.1 about the ‘inventor’ of the cereal-milk craze: Christina Tosi.

We elaborate why or why not this episode connected with us; our favourite kinds of cereals, cakes, and cookies; and we also delve into the necessity of family meals & cooking for others.

Make sure to follow us on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook to keep up with news, to join the discussion about food, and to check out all of our personal recipes – like Sophie’s Funfetti Cookies.

Music Credits:
“Carpe Diem” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/