Episode 281: The Hip Chick's Guide to Macrobiotics

November 5, 2005
Listen: The Hip Chick's Guide to Macrobiotics

This week it's a blast from the past - the macrobiotic diet - with Jessica Porter, author of The Hip Chick's Guide to Macrobiotics. Jessica has a fresh take on that 1960's phenomenon.

The Sterns visit the Beacon Light Tea Room in Lyles, Tennessee. Wine wit Joshua Wesson wants us to discover the mysterious Primitivo, and Mike Colamecco, our New York food expert, tells us where to breakfast in Manhattan.

Francine Maroukian, author of Esquire Eats, has advice for the guys on how to feed friends and lovers. Start with her recipe for Double-Fired Porterhouse with Classic Steakhouse Rub.

Broadcast dates for this episode:

  • October 2, 2004 (originally aired)

  • November 5, 2005 (rebroadcast)