Glen is a certified baker, actor, singer, and foodie nerd. His love of Christmas and baking inspired him to start his own podcast.
Sometimes covered with powdered sugar, or rolled into a cone, it’s a cookie that dates back centuries and is argued to be the oldest Christmas cookie.  It’s a story filled with snakes, forging blacksmiths, and wagon repair.  This is the history of the crispy thin cookie: the pizzelle. www.seasonseatingspodcast.com ko-fi.com/seasonseatings www.facebook.com/seasonseatingspodcast www.twitter.com/seasonseatpod www.instagram.com/seasonseatingspod Show notes: https://www.oldmanfreakboy.com/ https://www.udecatering.com/ https://whatscookingamerica.net https://www.norwegianamerican.com/ https://wisc.pb.unizin.org/
This humble combination has been a winter holiday favorite, accompanying other delicacies on tables for centuries, but always standing out thanks to a delicious combination of ginger, molasses or honey.  It brings forth images of elaborate architectural wonders or little people adorned with gumdrop buttons.  It’s a food that has traveled the world, created guilds, and singlehandedly saved a small town.  For this serving of Season’s Eatings we’re talking about gingerbread. www.seasonseatingspodcast.com ko-fi.com/seasonseatings www.facebook.com/seasonseatingspodcast www.twitter.com/seasonseatpod www.instagram.com/seasonseatingspod Sources for this episode: https://en.wikipedia.org/ http://www.ianyanmag.com/ https://www.smithsonianmag.com/ https://www.pbs.org https://www.fredericksburg.com/
Merry Christmas everyone!  I wanted to share with you on this Christmas day some of the history from my home province of Newfoundland, Canada.  Enjoy as we explore some of the origins of some Christmas traditions done during the holiday season. Thanks for listening and have a Merry Christmas and prosperous new year! Music used in this episode: Santa Problems by The Swinging Belles from their album "Jingle Belles" Cause It's Christmas by The Once from their album "This is a Christmas Album"   
It's a the dish that's on everyone's lips for the holidays.  For most, it wouldn't be Christmas without this holiday staple.  It can be roasted, boiled, or fried.  It can be enjoyed stuffed and many wishes are made playing with the bones.  For this month's main dish, we're talking turkey! Please subscribe so you don't miss an episode. https://www.seasonseatingspodcast.com https://www.facebook.com/seasonseatingspodcast https://www.instagram.com/seasonseatingspod https://www.twitter.com/seasonseatpod Sources for this episode: https://www.washingtonpost.com/ More Than a Meal: The Turkey in History, Myth, Ritual, and Reality https://inews.co.uk/ https://www.whychristmas.com/
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Creator Details

Birthdate
Nov 14th, 1969
Episode Count
51
Podcast Count
6
Total Airtime
8 hours, 41 minutes
PCID
Podchaser Creator ID logo 036234