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Evan Kleiman

Host of Good Food
Evan Kleiman is a chef, author, radio host and restaurant owner, she has been the radio host of Good Food on KCRW and her radio show received the Best Audio Series award from the IACP In 2017.
Recent episodes featuring Evan Kleiman
Lavash, cheese boards, and wine culture
Good Food
Kate Leahy and Ara Zada explore the nuances of Armenian lavash. Thalassa Skinner is a master of cheese boards. Plus: the wine industry looks inward as a top sommelier is accused of sexual misconduct.
Oaxaca, endangered bananas, and fake Tommy’s
Good Food
Bricia Lopez and Javier Cabral team up to tell the story of Guelaguetza, LA’s most storied Oaxacan restaurant. Meanwhile, bananas are in the crosshairs of a deadly fungus. Can genetic science come to the rescue?
David Chang, food festivals, and lasagna
Good Food
David Chang has made a remarkable pivot into food media over the past couple years, as seen in his latest Netflix show. Plus: food writer Hanna Raskin’s investigation of food festivals.
Gaijin cooking, Tex-Mex origins, and oregano
Good Food
Sometimes the “inauthentic” can lead to delicious results. Just ask Ivan Orkin and Chris Ying about Japanese diner food. Chef Josef Centeno says Tex-Mex is premised on inauthenticity.
Favreau and Choi: A Match Made in the Kitchen
Good Food
The friendship between director Jon Favreau and chef Roy Choi creates space for authenticity and discovery in “The Chef Show.” Plus, a hit YouTube show celebrates the Italian grannies making pasta by hand.
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Los Angeles, CA, USA
Episode Count
Podcast Count
Total Airtime
3 days, 14 hours