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The Alton Browncast

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TV Host and Foodist Alton Brown chats with celebrities about their culinary passions, takes calls from listeners, and basically does whatever he flippin’ wants for 45 minutes.

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TV Host and Foodist Alton Brown chats with celebrities about their culinary passions, takes calls from listeners, and basically does whatever he flippin’ wants for 45 minutes.

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420 Ratings
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It does not work!!

By estuchedepeluche25 - Feb 05 2016
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I gave it one star because none of the episodes is available, they are not there! The “other” podcast with the same name only has 10 episodes which are fantastic, but the back catalogue is a tease.

More please

By JpDiddy - Sep 05 2014
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Are you going to make more, I really enjoy them. Thanks

iTunes Ratings

420 Ratings
Average Ratings
341
34
17
10
18

It does not work!!

By estuchedepeluche25 - Feb 05 2016
Read more
I gave it one star because none of the episodes is available, they are not there! The “other” podcast with the same name only has 10 episodes which are fantastic, but the back catalogue is a tease.

More please

By JpDiddy - Sep 05 2014
Read more
Are you going to make more, I really enjoy them. Thanks
Cover image of The Alton Browncast

The Alton Browncast

Updated 7 days ago

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TV Host and Foodist Alton Brown chats with celebrities about their culinary passions, takes calls from listeners, and basically does whatever he flippin’ wants for 45 minutes.

Rank #1: John Hodgman

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Alton Brown aka Encyclo-smokia Brown and John Hodgman remember their epic barbecue journey, talk facial hair, and hear what happened when John’s Twitterfeed was hacked by a tiny human in his house.

Apr 18 2014

1hr 10mins

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Rank #2: Samantha Brown

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Samantha Brown (no relation) joins Alton Brown this week to talk travel. Find out why Samantha always talks to the nighttime security man, what words you must know in any language, and why she caught the travel bug in Latin America - not Europe. She also shares some tips on travelling with kids.

Apr 25 2014

51mins

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Rank #3: Giada De Laurentiis

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Giada De Laurentiis joins Alton Brown on this week’s podcast. Giada reflects on family, goals, beauty and how appearing on Iron Chef America affected her—plus find out what Alton realized about Giada that kept her curious for months. Alton answers some of your questions and talks meatballs.

Sep 13 2013

1hr 8mins

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Rank #4: Alex Guarnaschelli

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Alton Brown’s musings on summer’s unsung vegetable hero, the truth about eating bugs, lobster immortality, and the decision of whether to toss the mystery meat lurking in the back of the fridge. Alex Guarnaschelli joins Alton for a chat about Iron Chef America, her (not so secret anymore) dream, and a special kind of lemonade stand.

Jul 19 2013

56mins

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Rank #5: Simon Majumdar

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Alton Brown and Simon Majumdar sit down for a talk that ranges from reading the New Testament in Greek to a lifesaving dal recipe, a goal to go everywhere and eat everything, and adventures in frogging. Along the way Simon lists places he thinks Alton should travel and describes the ultimate food experience. 

Jan 17 2014

42mins

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Rank #6: Sid Mashburn

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This week fashion is the main course as Alton Brown talks with Sid Mashburn about what to look for in a suit jacket, style icons, movies and fashion. Alton also takes style questions from fans.

Sep 27 2013

1hr 7mins

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Rank #7: Valerie Bertinelli

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After watching each other on TV for years, Alton Brown and Valerie Bertinelli meet for the fist time. Valerie talks about how characters she’s played have affected her, shares thoughts on food and body image, and gets advice on how to judge Iron Chef America.

Jan 10 2014

33mins

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Rank #8: Michael Ruhlman

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This week Alton interviews Michael Ruhlman about freeing people from recipes, the future of cookbooks, and what sets the great chefs apart. They try to predict the future of food and get excited about eggs.

Apr 04 2014

34mins

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Rank #9: The Spice House

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You’ve heard Alton mention these folks numerous times, and today Tom and Patty Erd of The Spice House join Alton on the podcast. Inspired by their chat, Alton examines vanilla, cinnamon, and paprika.

Dec 06 2013

1hr 12mins

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Rank #10: Sother Teague

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Alton visits with Sother Teague, Beverage Director at Amor y Amargo, on today’s podcast. While they taste their way through bitter tinctures and potables, Sother explains why all the drinks he makes are brown, bitter, and stirred.

May 02 2014

1hr 4mins

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Rank #11: Ted Allen

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Alton Brown and Ted Allen dish on food competition shows and compare commencement speech strategies. Ted also tells us why you should read and not sniff wine corks and what a chihuaua has to do with Chopped. Then, Alton rifles around the pantry to concoct weird food combos from your Twitter suggestions.

Aug 30 2013

1hr 14mins

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Rank #12: Lucky Yates

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Alton Brown hosts Lucky Yates (aka Archer’s Dr. Krieger aka The Dungeon Master) on his podcast this week. They reminisce about Good Eats, debate the clones vs. robots, and talk tattoos, broken bones and puppets. Then, in honor of Lucky’s award-winning role as Sylvester Graham, Alton reexamines the graham cracker.

Dec 27 2013

54mins

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Rank #13: Julian Van Winkle

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Alton travels to the Old Rip Van Winkle Distillery in Kentucky to talk with Julian Van Winkle. Then Alton sets up quite the scientific bourbon tasting for friend, pilot, and bourbon-lover Joe Gravalec, where the results shock and awe.

Oct 04 2013

1hr 22mins

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Rank #14: Geoffrey Zacharian

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Join Alton Brown and Geoffrey Zakarian as they drink martinis, talk cruise ships, breakfast, and how this chef got his start. Inspired by Iron Chef Zakarian’s love of soufflés, Alton takes a closer look at the dish

Sep 06 2013

1hr 18mins

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Rank #15: Thanksgiving - Everything BUT the Bird

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Alton knows you are already panicking about Thanksgiving, so he and The Alton Browncast producer, Patty Catalano, wade through your tweets, Facebook posts, and email inquiries trying to make sense of it all. This week it is all about Thanksgiving history, gravy, sides, dessert and the great stuffing v. dressing debate.

Nov 15 2013

54mins

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Rank #16: Thanksgiving - The Bird

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Alton Brown and his podcast producer, Patty Catalano, are back again, this time answering your questions about the Thanksgiving turkey. Alton also tackles the tricky topic of intruding in-laws.

Nov 22 2013

52mins

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Rank #17: Donatella Arpaia

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This week on The Alton Browncast, Alton and Donatella Arpaia talk about what it was like growing up in an Italian immigrant family and how celebrity guest judges and her legal training help her judge Iron Chef America. Then the tables turn when Donatella asks Alton a series of questions.

Feb 14 2014

34mins

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Rank #18: Justin Warner

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Alton Brown and Justin Warner, Food Network Star Season 8 winner, sit down for a têtê-à-têtê, dishing on creativity in the kitchen and adventures in filming Rebel Eats. Inspired by a dish he had at Justin’s restaurant, Alton mulls over melons.

Aug 02 2013

1hr 7mins

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Rank #19: Scott Witherow – Olive and Sinclair Chocolate Co.

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Alton is in Nashville visiting Scott Witherow of Olive and Sinclair Chocolate Co. Scott describes the path he’s taken from high-end restaurants to making chocolate in his home kitchen to developing a line of chocolate charcuterie.

Jan 31 2014

44mins

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Rank #20: Taylor Guitars

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Join Alton Brown from the road in El Cajon, California, as he tours Taylor Guitars and interviews this legendary guitar maker’s founder.

Oct 25 2013

1hr 19mins

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