Episode from the podcastChristopher Kimball’s Milk Street Radio

The Secret Language of Food, from Pop-Tarts to Cheez Doodles

Released Friday, 4th December 2020
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Linguist Dan Jurafsky investigates the language of food, from the hidden meaning of adjectives on restaurant menus to the psychological attraction of brand names like Cheerios and Pop-Tarts. Plus, we hear how gospel star Mahalia Jackson became famous for her fried chicken franchise; J. Kenji López-Alt gives us tips on how to get young kids to eat adventurously; and we make crispy German Pork Schnitzel.

Get the recipe for German Pork Schnitzel: https://www.177milkstreet.com/recipes/german-pork-…

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