Category: Arts:Food

The Mess Hall is a weekly podcast where I have a chat with interesting personalities including comedians, foodies, fellow podcasters and a ton of other! The talk often comes around to pizza and my love for ketchup! If you like food talk make sure you tune in.

May 1, 2019

Mess Hall Podcast This week with Kevin Kent E-61

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guest is Kevin Kent. Burnt-up chef turned retailer, author, film producer and ne'er-do-well. Check out his book, Knifenerd Guide to Japanese Knives. Check out everything Kevin has to offer at https://knifewear.com/ and make sure you go to the Knife Wear garage sale on May 13th, to find out more check out this link https://knifewear.com/blogs/news/knifewear-garage-sale

Kevin is also an awesome follow on Twitter @KnifeNerd 

The Alberta Podcast Network, powered by ATB, is proud to be a sponsor of this year’s PodSummit, Western Canada’s Premier Podcast Conference. Join us June 22 at Fort Calgary for a day of learning and connection­-making.The theme of this year’s conference is “After the Start.”  Here’s what you’ll learn:

  • How to make your podcast stand out of the crowd.
  • How to breathe new life into your show if you've been podcasting for a while.
  • How to connect with your listeners and build a community that supports you.
  • Marketing tips and tricks to grow your show from hundreds to thousands of downloads.
  • How to build different income streams with your podcast.

Tickets are just $150. You can get $25 off by using the promo code ilovepodcasting. That’s ilovepodcasting, all lowercase, no spaces. Get your ticket today at http://podsummit.com

This week The Mess Hall Podcast is brought to you by ATB. 

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April 24, 2019

The Mess Hall Podcast This week with Jessica Fasoli E-60

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guest is Jessica Fasoli (the Bear) from The Bear and the Flower Farm! We are sitting down and talking all things pork, and I have to say I had a blast doing so. I talked in the podcast about finding everything in the show notes, so there is going to be a ton of info below. First off you can find everything Great and the Flower here https://www.bearandtheflower.com and they are a great follow on Twitter @BearFlowerFarm

As we talked about you can find their products at https://www.sunnysidemarket.ca https://www.communitynaturalfoods.com https://www.empireprovisions.com http://www.thebownesiangrocer.ca and https://www.harrysnaturalmeats.com are just some of the place in Calgary. 

 

The Alberta Podcast Network, powered by ATB, is proud to be a sponsor of this year’s PodSummit, Western Canada’s Premier Podcast Conference.

Join us June 22 at Fort Calgary for a day of learning and connection­-making.

The theme of this year’s conference is “After the Start.”
Here’s what you’ll learn:

  • How to make your podcast stand out of the crowd.
  • How to breathe new life into your show if you've been podcasting for a while.
  • How to connect with your listeners and build a community that supports you.
  • Marketing tips and tricks to grow your show from hundreds to thousands of downloads.
  • How to build different income streams with your podcast.

Tickets are just $150. You can get $25 off by using the promo code ilovepodcasting. That’s ilovepodcasting, all lowercase, no spaces. Get your ticket today at http://podsummit.com

This episode is brought to you by Park Power, a provider of electricity and natural gas in Alberta that offers low rates, awesome service, and profit-sharing with local charities.

 

In Alberta, you get to choose who to buy your energy from. Park Power has low overhead, and chances are you’ll save money if you switch.

You can find out how much money you would save by visiting https://parkpower.ca  and plugging your numbers into the Alberta Energy Savings Calculator.

If you decide to switch, it’s easy. Nothing changes about your service — only the price you pay. Learn more at https://parkpower.ca 

 

April 17, 2019

Mess hall Podcast This Week With Drew Thomas E-59

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guest is Drew Thomas. This was a ton of fun. We talked for a couple of hours about food, but only recorded 30 minutes. We discuss BBQ, New York Pizza and Jamaican food.  Check out where Drew will be at https://www.comeseedrew.com, give him a follow on Twitter @comeseedrew , and check out this clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mS_nBMEMSaY

This week's podcast shout out is to Modern Manhood; a series of interviews towards understanding the many different views of masculinity, hosted by German Villegas.

The Alberta Podcast Network, powered by ATB, is proud to be a sponsor of this year’s PodSummit, Western Canada’s Premier Podcast Conference.  Join us June 22 at Fort Calgary for a day of learning and connection­-making. The theme of this year’s conference is “After the Start.” Here’s what you’ll learn:

  • How to make your podcast stand out of the crowd.
  • How to breathe new life into your show if you've been podcasting for a while.
  • How to connect with your listeners and build a community that supports you.
  • Marketing tips and tricks to grow your show from hundreds to thousands of downloads.
  • How to build different income streams with your podcast.

Tickets are just $150. You can get $25 off by using the promo code ilovepodcasting. That’s ilovepodcasting, all lowercase, no spaces. Get your ticket today at http://podsummit.com 

April 10, 2019

Mess hall Podcast This Week With Mona Pinder From Meal Share YYC E-58

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guest is Mona Pinder from Meal Share YYC and we talk about the great work they are doing with local charities to fight hunger. We also discuss the great event in Calgary this week: Poutine With a Purpose. 

Check out https://mealshare.ca/en/ to learn more about this awesome program and a list of restaurants that are a part of Meal Share. 

Poutine With a Purpose takes place this week. April 12-20. To find out more go to https://poutinewithpurpose.com.

Make sure to give them both a follow on Twitter @MealshareYYC and @PoutinePurpose and use the hashtags  

This week's podcast shout out is going to Don't Call Me a Guru, a podcast from Canadian social media strategist Linda Hoang.

This week's sponsor is Lets's Do Coffee, hosted by Daniel Van Veelen and produced by the Mawji Centre for New Venture and Student Entrepreneurship at NAIT. Each episode features an interview with a student entrepreneur or NAIT alumnus. They dive into topics that explore their challenges, questions, and fears involved in operating their companies. This podcast comes out every two weeks. To find out more go to http://letsdocoffee.libsyn.com

 

April 3, 2019

Mess hall Podcast This Week With Aimée Beaudion E-57

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guest is Aimée Beaudion (and Matt Alden for a minute) from Caution May Contain Nuts. We are talking about the beauty of Alberta Beef! 

Make sure you check her out on Caution May Contain Nuts on APTN! This is a great show with lots of laughs. Find out more at http://cautiontv.com and check out these clips on Youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uk9vd_M3gKY and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hqcS77ww0nw. Give Aimée a follow on Twitter @JustAimeezing and if you are in the Edmonton area, make your way down to Spotlight Cabaret at 8217 104th Street.

This week's podcast shout out is going to The 4th line Podcast. Get ready for the NHL playoffs with Carl and Nick as they bring you news from around the NHL. For more go to @4thLinePodcast or https://the4thlinepodcast.com 

Caution May Contain Nuts is on APTN:

Fridays at 9:00pm & 9:30pm ET
Saturdays at 11:30pm ET
Sundays at 11:00pm ET  

This episode is brought to you by Park Power, a provider of electricity and natural gas in Alberta that offers low rates, awesome service, and profit-sharing with local charities.

In Alberta, you get to choose who to buy your energy from. Park Power has low overhead, and chances are you’ll save money if you switch.

 

You can find out how much money you would save by visiting https://parkpower.ca and plugging your numbers into the Alberta Energy Savings Calculator.

 

If you decide to switch, it’s easy. Nothing changes about your service — only the price you pay. Learn more a https://parkpower.ca 

March 27, 2019

Mess hall Podcast This Week With Neil Melrose E-56

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guest is Neil Melrose. We are talking pizza, BBQ, cultured meats and a bunch of other fun food stuff. Mae sure you check out Neil on Twitter @MetalMelrose and go to Handcuff Comedy on Sundays at Juliet's Castle to see him. 

The week's podcast shout out is the Tight Ends Podcast. This is a really fun look at the NFL! Vanda claims she doesn’t know much about football, but she knows a tight end when she sees one.

This week the Mess Hall Podcast I brought to you by ATB. Want to save money and paper? Go digital with ATB’s new digital No-Fee All-In bank account. Say goodbye to paper statement, and say hello to easier everyday banking. You’ll also earn interest on higher balances. Visit ATB.com to sign up today and start making your bank work for you!

 

March 20, 2019

Mess hall Podcast This Week With Ward Sutherland E-55

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guest is Calgary ward 1 councillor Ward Sutherland. We sit down and talk all the good things about ward 1 food. We are talking pizza, shawarma, and everything in between.

 

 

This week's podcast shout outs are going to all of the Alberta Podcast Networks movie podcasts, make sure you chat them all out.

Repodcasting https://repodcasting.blubrry.net

I Have Some Notes http://ihavesomenotes.com 

Emily Missed Out http://emilymissedout.com 

Bollywood Is For Lovers https://bollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com

 

 

This weeks podcast is brought to you in part form Let's Do Coffee. 

Tune into Let's Do Coffee where they interview local entrepreneurs, either student or alumni, about their ventures into entrepreneurship.

Each episode they dive into topics that explore the challenges, questions, and fears each individual has or had when operating their companies. 

Presented by The Mawji Centre for New Venture and Student Entrepreneurship.

http://letsdocoffee.libsyn.com

 

March 13, 2019

Mess Hall Podcast This week with Gabriel Rutledge E-54

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guest is Gabriel Rutledge. We are talking the perfect grilled cheese, cooking for family and comedy. 

Make sure you follow Gabriel on twitter @gaberutledge and check out his book Happiness Isn't Funny: True Stories of a Road Comic, podcast Happiness Isn't Funny at https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/happiness-isnt-funny-with-gabriel-rutledge/id1448200735?mt=2

To find out where Gabriel is playing next check out his web site http://www.gabrielrutledge.com 

 

This week's podcast shout out is to Girl Tries Life. Victoria Smith interviews inspiring women to show there are many different ways to live an incredible life. Hear tangible ways to achieve your goals and dreams.

This weeks podcast is brought to you by Park Power.

Park Power is a Sherwood Park, AB based Energy Marketer for Utility Network & Partners Inc., operating under its Electricity and Natural Gas Marketing Business Licenses issued by Service Alberta. Park Power is a 100% privately owned and operated local business that believes in supporting the local economy. 

To find out more go to https://parkpower.ca 

March 6, 2019

Mess hall Podcast: Food Fight with Kevin and Adam (Part 2) E53

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guests are Adam and Kevin! This is the 1 year  1 week anniversary show. The Mess Hall Podcast brings you Food Fight (part 2)! It was great to here Adam and Kevin have a great fight about chicken wing sauce, best way to cook eggs, and weather I am a monster for liking ketchup on eggs. 

 

This week's podcast shout out is to Makeshift Stories. A biweekly journey into the improbable; speculative fiction, sci-fi & fantasy stories for all ages. Created by Alan V Hare. To find out more check it out at https://makeshiftstories.com 

February 27, 2019

Mess Hall Podcast: Food Fight with Kevin and Adam (Part 1) E52

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guests are Adam and Kevin! This is the 1 year anniversary show. The Mess Hall Podcast brings you Food Fight! It was great to here Adam and Kevin have a great fight about chicken wings, sausages and a fun chat about what makes a good burger. Make sure you listen next week for the part 2. 

 

This weeks podcast shout outs are going to Canadian Podcast Award winners The Bothy Storytelling Podcast and Cross-polliNation. Both are great podcasts, make sure you give them a listen.