House of Carbs

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 Nov 13, 2018

Description

Noted food enthusiast Joe House, of the Ringer universe and international eating acclaim, is joined by fine diners, fast foodies, and dilettantes of delivery to devour the latest additions to the food universe’s menu. The backgrounds of guests on House of Carbs will be as varied as the palates of The Donald and Anthony Bourdain, i.e., celebrity chefs, TV and print food media members, restaurant reviewers, and celebrities/athletes with a known interest in food.


Episode Date
The Best Things I Ate This Year With Danny Chau, Plus Vegan Holiday Spreads and Sandwich Thieves With Justin Sayles | House of Carbs (Ep. 72)
01:11:54

The Ringer's Joe House talks with food writer Danny Chau about the 10 best meals he had in 2018 (3:49), then House connects with Ringer editor Justin Sayles to talk about his switch from vegetarianism to veganism and how he navigates eating during the holidays (33:55). Finally, House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (55:15).


The 10 Best Things I Ate in 2018 - By Danny Chau


Dec 15, 2018
Bill Simmons on Holiday Weight Gains, Premium Italian, and Premium Korean; Plus Chef Mathew Woolf of Rainbow Room | House of Carbs (Ep. 71)
01:19:58

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Bill Simmons to talk about the best thing they ate this week, which spiraled into a discussion about holiday eating, weight gain, Korean food, and beyond (3:10). Then, House connects with renowned chef Mathew Woolf about cooking for the royal family, working with Gordon Ramsay, cooking in top-tier food cities, the iconic Rainbow Room in NYC, and more (35:35). Finally, House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (1:05:35).

Dec 06, 2018
Austin BBQ, Shaq's Big Chicken, and 'The Final Table' With Andrew Knowlton | House of Carbs (Ep. 70)
01:19:37

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Bon Appétit editor-at-large Andrew Knowlton to talk about his recent move from New York City to Austin, Texas and the opening of the the Carpenter Hotel, which his wife, Christina Skogly Knowlton, consulted on. Then, they discuss the new Netflix cooking show 'The Final Table,' (16:50) and House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (1:02:42).

Nov 29, 2018
Weed Thanksgiving With Van Lathan | House of Carbs (Ep. 69)
01:06:01

The Ringer's Joe House talks with TMZ's Van Lathan about his inspiring weight loss journey, his upcoming book, and his incredible weed Thanksgiving family tradition (15:20). Then House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (51:25).

Nov 22, 2018
Austin Appetites, Food Fights, and Chicken and Waffles with Bill Simmons and Matthew Odam | House of Carbs (Ep. 68)
01:23:00

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by food critic for the Austin American-Statesman Matthew Odam to take a tour of the bustling food scene in Austin, Texas (6:30). He then links up with Bill Simmons in an unprecedented 'House of Carbs' Food News run (58:25).

Nov 14, 2018
Fall Feasts, Election Cake, and Coffee Speed Pass With Adam Rapoport and Bill Simmons | House of Carbs (Ep. 67)
01:24:03

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Bon Appetit editor in chief Adam Rapoport to discuss the fall palate, common cooking mistakes, and some delicious fall recipes (3:40). Then House links up with Bill Simmons for a special 'House of Carbs' Food News (57:15).

Nov 08, 2018
Dodger Dogs, Skittles, and the Perfect Cocktail With Dushan Zaric, Bill Simmons, and Danny Chau | House of Carbs (Ep. 66)
01:10:16

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Bill Simmons and Juliet Litman to start the show with Bill's World Series food experience (3:00) before House sits down with the proprietor of the L.A. speakeasy Employees Only, Dushan Zaric, to discuss his journey to the top of the Los Angeles cocktail scene, the American drinking palate, and bartending stay-away holidays (17:25). Finally, House talks with Danny Chau about America's favorite non-chocolate candy (42:40).

Oct 31, 2018
Fermenting Foods With René Redzepi and David Zilber of Noma | House of Carbs (Ep. 65)
01:04:28

The Ringer's Joe House sits down on a balcony in Santa Monica, California, with world-renowned chef René Redzepi, and Noma's brilliant director of fermentation, David Zilber, to discuss their culinary origins, pioneering the field of fermenting foods, and their new cookbook, 'The Noma Guide to Fermentation' (15:00). Then, House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (48:30).

Oct 24, 2018
Perfecting the Pasta Bar With Bill Simmons | House of Carbs (Ep. 64)
01:04:39

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Bill Simmons to discuss a very important topic: whether the pasta bar can be perfected in a restaurant setting. Then they talk about House's first Majordomo experience before House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News.

Oct 18, 2018
D.C. Deep Dive With Tim Carman | House of Carbs (Ep. 63)
01:25:05

The Ringer's Joe House sits down with 'Washington Post' food reporter Tim Carman to discuss some chefs, stories, and hidden gems in the DMV area (5:15). Then House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (1:04:15).

Oct 11, 2018
Beachfront Eats With Brian Montgomery | House of Carbs (Ep. 62)
00:48:02

The Ringer's Joe House connects with his old pal Brian Montgomery, owner of Louie & Nacho's Beach Bar in St. Croix, to discuss his journey of opening the restaurant amid Hurricane Maria (2:45). Then House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (35:00)

Food News video link

Oct 04, 2018
The French Connection | House of Carbs (Ep. 61)
01:03:01

The Ringer's Joe House talks with his pal and 'ShackHouse' cohost, Geoff Shackelford, who is in France in anticipation of the Ryder Cup, about some of his meals in and around Versailles (4:40). Then House links up with Juliet Litman, fresh off her trip to London and the south of France, for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (39:10).

Sep 26, 2018
NFL Dinners, Shrimp Cocktails, and Chicken Nuggets with Mark Leibovich | House of Carbs (Ep. 60)
01:13:24

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by his pal and author Mark Leibovich to talk about sharing meals with NFL owners and legends while writing his latest book 'Big Game: The NFL in Dangerous Times' (2:45). Then House links up with guest host Amanda Dobbins for Food News (49:45).

Sep 20, 2018
State Fairs, Sweet Martha's, and Smashing Walnuts | House of Carbs (Ep. 59)
00:50:07

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by founder of Sweet Martha's Cookie Jar, Martha Rossini Olson, to talk about setting up shop at the Minnesota State Fair, how they sell approximately 1 million cookies per day, taking her cookies national, and more (3:05). Then House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (31:43).

Sep 13, 2018
A Neapolitan Pizza Paradise With Anthony Mangieri | House of Carbs (Ep. 58)
01:05:19

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by legendary Neapolitan pizza maker Anthony Mangieri to discuss his journey from operating a struggling bakery in Red Bank, New Jersey, to opening his renowned Una Pizza Napoletana. They talk hard work, perseverance, and the love of good food (3:55). Then House is joined by Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (44:55).


Una Pizza Napoletana

Aug 28, 2018
(Un)covering Culinary Legends With Mayukh Sen | House of Carbs (Ep. 57)
01:01:50

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by James Beard Award–winning food writer Mayukh Sen to talk about a few of his pieces as well as how he uncovers his subjects, including NYC legend Princess Pamela, Benihana founder Hiroaki Aoki, and more (3:05). Then House links up with Juliet Litman, who is fresh off of a trip to Cape Cod, for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (36:55).


A Flower in the Debris: The Legacy of Benihana, Rocky Aoki’s All-American Empire by Mayukh Sen

Aug 23, 2018
'No Passport Required' with Sonia Chopra | House of Carbs (Ep. 56)
00:51:13

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Eater director of editorial strategy Sonia Chopra to talk about her work on PBS's new show 'No Passport Required,' which sheds light on America's immigrant communities and the incredible food that they enjoy (3:33). Then House links up with Amanda Dobbins who steps in for Juliet Litman in a special edition of 'Food News' (29:50).

Aug 16, 2018
Digesting Food TV With Sean Fennessey | House of Carbs (Ep. 55)
01:05:42

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by editor-in-chief Sean Fennessey to go over the infamous 100 Best TV Episodes of the Century list. They discuss some food-centric episodes both on and off the list, what food can bring to the table for a TV show, and more (4:10). Then House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (46:43).

Aug 08, 2018
Remembering the Legend, Jonathan Gold | House of Carbs (Ep. 54)
00:51:49

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Danny Chau to remember the legendary food critic Jonathan Gold, and to discuss how he inspired Danny and his friends to get out and do things in Los Angeles (3:36). Then, House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (30:30).

Aug 01, 2018
Cocktails for the Summer Socialite | House of Carbs (Ep. 53)
00:59:50

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Small Craft Liquors' founder Amy McDonald to discuss making restaurant-quality cocktails at home (5:30). Amy gives a few game-changing cocktail recipes before House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (34:35).

Jul 20, 2018
Summer League Eats With Juliet Litman, Plus the Evolution of the Las Vegas Food Scene With Dave Chang and His Chefs | House of Carbs (Ep. 52)
00:46:08

The Ringer’s Joe House is joined by Juliet Litman for a very special edition of Food News in which they recap their favorite dining experiences while in Las Vegas for the NBA summer league (05:40). Later, in an excerpt from ‘The Dave Chang Show’ at the Caesars Palace Villas, House sits down with chef and Momofuku founder Dave Chang; Shaun King, executive chef at Momofuku in Las Vegas; and Matt Rudofker, global director of culinary operations of Momofuku to discuss the evolution of the Las Vegas food scene and the unique challenges of running a restaurant in the desert (31:36).

Jul 11, 2018
Vegan Variety and the Superiority Burger With Brooks Headley | House of Carbs (Ep. 51)
01:09:49

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by musician and chef dynamo Brooks Headley to discuss his musical origins, his first kitchen experience, opening his restaurant, eating vegan, and some recipes from the 'Superiority Burger Cookbook: The Vegetarian Hamburger Is Now Delicious' (4:34). Then House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (51:37).

Jul 04, 2018
The Definitive Guide to Switching Up Summer Eating, With Adam Rapoport | House of Carbs (Ep. 50)
00:50:23

The Ringer's Joe House is rejoined by his pal and editor-in-chief of Bon Appétit, Adam Rapoport, to talk summer salads, getting creative with corn, tips for making rice, seasoning steak and ribs, Korean BBQ at home, and switching up your meats on the grill (4:33). Then House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (34:00).

Jun 27, 2018
Finally We're Talking Seafood! With Chef Sam Hazen | House of Carbs (Ep. 49)
01:04:00

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by B.R. Guest culinary director Sam Hazen to talk seafood. They discuss the unique challenges of running a seafood restaurant, the importance of restaurant-purveyor relationships, staying true to the seasonality of seafood, tips for ordering and cooking fish, and more (4:03). Then House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (41:00).

Jun 20, 2018
Remembering Anthony Bourdain, Long Island Eats, and the IHOb Incident—Plus, Pervaiz Shallwani and Andy Greenwald | House of Carbs (Ep. 48)
01:10:50

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Andy Greenwald to remember Anthony Bourdain in the wake of his recent passing (4:25). Next, House chats with Newday's Pervaiz Shallwani about how he landed his current job, his show 'Feed Me TV,' Long Island food trends, steakhouse cooking at home, and restaurants for House to hit while he's in the Hamptons (27:45). Finally, House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News involving IHOP's puzzling temporary rebrand (57:35).

Jun 13, 2018
Dry-Aged Genius, With Adam Perry Lang | House of Carbs (Ep. 47)
01:11:33

The Ringer's Joe House talks to bona fide BBQ expert Adam Perry Lang about opening his new steakhouse in Los Angeles, forging his own knives, his state-of-the-art dry-age room, what makes a dry-aging process unique, some grilling tips, and more (3:50). Then House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (51:30).

Jun 06, 2018
Summer Grilling and Engagement Chicken With Meat Magnate Pat LaFrieda | House of Carbs (Ep. 46)
01:18:47

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Pat LaFrieda, CEO of Pat LaFrieda Meat Purveyors, a $200 million company that supplies some of New York's best restaurants, including: Minetta Tavern, Spotted Pig, Union Square Cafe, and more than 135 Shake Shack locations. House and Pat discuss LaFrieda's rise from a Wall Street dropout to king of the New York meat industry, elevating the hamburger, and creating the legendary meat blend for Shake Shack (4:45). Then they talk about outside grilling, specialty steaks, and Pat's new joint, The Pennsy Food Hall, located right outside of Madison Square Garden (27:40). Finally House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (55:00).

May 23, 2018
Texas Tacos, Red Lobster, and Pre-packaged Braspberries with Shea Serrano | House of Carbs (Ep. 45)
00:53:36

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by two-time New York Times best-selling author Shea Serrano to revisit (yet again) 'The House of Carbs' NBA food cities list. Shea goes to bat for Houston and San Antonio, shares his favorite spots in each city, and talks about his unique relationship with L.A. food, cooking for kids, and secret gumbo (4:10). Then House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (33:15)

May 16, 2018
America's 10 Best New Restaurants With GQ's Brett Martin | House of Carbs (Ep. 44)
01:05:39

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by 'GQ' writer Brett Martin to talk about his recent article, "GQ's Best New Restaurants in America, 2018." They go in-depth on a few restaurants including podcast pal Justin Yoo's 'Theodore Rex' in Houston, Texas (and maybe Majordomo is mentioned). Then House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News.


GQ's Best New Restaurants in America, 2018


May 09, 2018
Breathtaking Bourbon With Trey Zoeller | House of Carbs (Ep. 43)
01:02:40

The Ringer's Joe House connects with Jefferson's Bourbon cofounder Trey Zoeller to discuss his unique bourbon experiments including new kinds of barrels, Trey’s most perilous voyage to date, and how recreating 19th-century trade routes can completely transform the product (2:55). Then House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic ‘House of Carbs’ Food News (40:05).

May 02, 2018
Married (and Dining) With Children With Jason Gay | House of Carbs (Ep. 42)
00:56:24

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Wall Street Journal columnist Jason Gay to chat about a recent dining experience and to attempt to discover if there is, in fact, a way to eat at a nice restaurant with children, before discussing Jason's recent Grub Street food diary (6:33). Then House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (34:55).​

Apr 25, 2018
From Worst to First: Correcting an Egregious Mistake. Plus: Food News Returns! | House of Carbs (Ep. 41)
01:10:55

The Ringer's Joe House connects with Craig "The Chief" Gaines, who steps up to defend Cleveland and right the wrong that placed the city at no. 16 in last week's episode with Bill Simmons (5:00). Then House talks with Danny Chau to dive deep into some other cities on the list, including Milwaukee, San Antonio, Portland, and others (26:45), before finally reuniting with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (50:28).


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Apr 18, 2018
Bill Simmons on the Best NBA-Finals Food Cities | House of Carbs (Ep. 40)
01:05:11

The Ringer's Joe House is joined for the second pod in a row by his longtime buddy Bill Simmons to rank each of the potential NBA Finals cities based on their food scene. We're sorry in advance.

Apr 11, 2018
Bill Simmons and Adam Rapoport on Meals From the Masters at Augusta National | House of Carbs (Ep. 39)
00:53:37

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by his longtime friend Bill Simmons and editor-in-chief at 'Bon Appetit' Adam Rapoport live from Augusta, Georgia to discuss all the food at concessions as well as some "Masters food hacks" to enhance the experience. Then Bill and Adam discuss food from Berckmans Place, the super-exclusive VIP room that House did not make it into, before tearing into the world-famous Georgia peach ice cream sandwich on air (sorry about that).


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Apr 05, 2018
Zagat's New Owner and New Age Reviews with Chris Stang, Plus: Cheese Shampoo and Restaurant-Bathroom Apps | House of Carbs (Ep. 38)
01:05:38

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by CEO and cofounder of 'The Infatuation' Chris Stang to discuss the company's recent acquisition of Zagat and how it changes the restaurant-review landscape (11:05). Then, House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (38:20).


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Mar 28, 2018
Thai Food With Pok Pok Founder Andy Ricker | House of Carbs (Ep. 37)
01:08:28

The Ringer’s Joe House is joined by Andy Ricker, the founder of Pok Pok, to talk about his journey from dishwasher to Northern Thai food expert and how traveling shaped him along the way. Then, House links up with Juliet Litman for another classic 'House of Carbs' Food News, featuring two (two!) stories from inside a White Castle.

Mar 20, 2018
March Madness Munchies With Mark Titus and the Chief, Plus 'Top Chef' Wrap-Up With Andy Greenwald | House of Carbs (Ep. 36)
01:16:03

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by author and 'One Shining Podcast' cohost Mark Titus and Craig "the Chief" Gaines to talk eating and drinking strategies for the 2018 NCAA tournament (3:30). Then, House links up with Juliet Litman for another classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (33:15), before calling up Andy Greenwald to gripe about the 'Top Chef' season finale (50:35).

Mar 14, 2018
Eating Outside the Olympic Village With Andrew Keh, Plus Gus's Fried Chicken With Chris Vernon | House of Carbs (Ep. 35)
01:13:34


The Ringer's Joe House is joined by New York Times international correspondent Andrew Keh to discuss his coverage of the 2018 Olympic Games and his food journey through South Korea (3:38). Then House connects with 'Ringer NBA Show' host Chris Vernon to get a quick guide to 'Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken' (32:10) before he links up with Juliet Litman for another classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (50:00).


NY Times Article by Andrew Keh 


Mar 07, 2018
Thug Kitchen's Vulgar Vegans | House of Carbs (Ep. 34)
00:58:39

The Ringer's Joe House connects with authors of the Thug Kitchen franchise Michelle Davis and Matt Holloway to discuss their origin story, their meteoric rise, and staying original. They explain cost-effective cooking, forecast the next national food trend, and end with their Last Meal on Earth. Then House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News.


More on food from The Ringer

Feb 28, 2018
'Top Chef' Check-In With Andy Greenwald, Plus: Pizza Stalkers and Movie Theater Smuggling | House of Carbs (Ep. 33)
00:58:16

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Andy Greenwald to check in on 'Top Chef' and 'Last Chance Kitchen' now that it's down to the final four contestants. They make their picks for who will be the Top Chef (2:15) before House connects with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (33:20).

Feb 21, 2018
Bon Appetit's Adam Rapoport's Keys to Valentine's Day | House of Carbs (Ep. 32)
01:01:59

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by 'Bon Appetit' editor-in-chief Adam Rapoport to share his mouthwatering Super Bowl spread (6:00), hand out some invaluable Valentine's Day advice (15:00), and discuss why now is the most exciting time to cook (24:00). Then House is joined by Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (39:10).

Feb 13, 2018
Gluten-Free Gluttony With Erik Rydholm, Plus: Starbucks Credit Cards and Lady Doritos | House of Carbs (Ep. 31)
01:24:36

The Ringer's Joe House sits down with Erik Rydholm, creator and executive producer of ESPN's 'Pardon the Interruption,' 'Around the Horn,' Viceland's 'Desus and Mero,' and more, to discuss his gluten-free revelation and its impact on his career and day-to-day activities. Rydholm also explains just how much production work gets done over meals (4:30). Then House connects with Juliet Litman for another classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (59:00).

Feb 07, 2018
Bill Simmons and Mike Lombardi on Super Bowl Parties and David Chang's 'Majordomo' | House of Carbs (Ep. 30)
01:19:29

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by three-time Super Bowl champion Michael Lombardi to discuss his approach to Super Bowl parties (2:20). Then the Podfather Bill Simmons hijacks Food News to tell House why he's been to chef David Chang's new restaurant, Majordomo, three times in eight days (27:40). Finally House talks with Harry of the Degenerate Trifecta from 'Against All Odds With Cousin Sal' about Las Vegas Super Bowl parties and his weight-loss Super Bowl bet with Sal (60:00).

Jan 31, 2018
Dining Around the World With Phil Rosenthal | House of Carbs (Ep. 29)
01:12:13

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Phil Rosenthal, creator of 'Everybody Loves Raymond,' to discuss the inspiration for his new Netflix show, 'Somebody Feed Phil' (3:55) and his favorite dish from each of the six cities he visits on his show, including Bangkok (18:55), Tel-Aviv (26:20), and more. He talks about his love of investing in restaurants (30:40) and the importance of food in 'Everybody Loves Raymond' (32:30) before revealing his Last Meal on Earth (42:30). Then House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (49:40).

Jan 24, 2018
Staying Ahead of the Food Curve With Amanda Kludt of Eater (Ep. 28)
01:11:43

The Ringer's Joe House connects with Eater editor-in-chief Amanda Kludt to discuss Eater's origins (2:57) and predict 2018 food trends spurred by the broadening of the American palate (19:15). Amanda also gives her best meals of 2017 (31:45) before she divulges her Last Meal on Earth (37:40). House is then joined by Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (44:30).

Jan 17, 2018
'Top Chef' Check-in, Food TV, and Spiking Vegans (Ep. 27)
01:18:57

The Ringer's Joe House connects with resident TV critic Andy Greenwald to check in on the new season of 'Top Chef' (3:05) before examining food TV in 2018, what works and what doesn't on the medium, and Andy's ideal food-TV show (32:20). Then House is joined by Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (46:00).

Jan 10, 2018
"Ask Me Anything" With Chef Richard Blais (Ep. 26)
01:02:36

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by mutual fan Chef Richard Blais for a special AMA episode in which House and Chef Blais answer all kinds of questions from the Hungry People, including, "What is something that most people buy but is worth making at home instead?" (29:55), "After I return my Christmas presents, what new piece of kitchen equipment should I pick up?" (50:00), and, "When cooking a dinner to impress a new date, what should be on the menu?" (54:55).

Dec 26, 2017
The Philly Food Tour With Chris Ryan (Ep. 25)
01:18:58

The Ringer's Joe House meets up with Ringer superstar Chris Ryan in Philadelphia to talk about the city's current food moment and discuss their two-day Philly Food Tour, during which they hit a ton of restaurants, including Federal Donuts, Goldie, Zahav, Dienner's BBQ Chicken, and more (3:05). Then House is joined by Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News in which House and Juliet tackle the "five-second rule" (57:20).

Dec 20, 2017
America's 'Hot 10' With Andrew Knowlton (Ep. 24)
01:02:41

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Bon Appétit's restaurant editor, Andrew Knowlton, to discuss his "24 hours" experiments, the logistics of seeking out the 10 best new restaurants in America, and some expert recommendations (3:23), Then House is joined by Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (44:53).


Dec 12, 2017
Food Science and Subpar Queso with Kenji López-Alt (Ep. 23)
01:12:20

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Kenji López-Alt, author of 'The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science' and an award-winning 'Serious Eats' column of the same name, to talk about his unusual food origins, his fascinating New York pizza experiment, how he keeps "The Food Lab" fresh, and his carefully curated Last Meal on Earth (3:15). Then House is joined by Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (47:38).


Dec 05, 2017
Thanksgiving Redux and Olympic Eats With David Chang (Ep. 22)
00:59:59

The Ringer's Joe House connects with his good bud Dave Chang to take an objective look at last week's Food Fight: Thanksgiving Sides bracket, get an update on Chang's upcoming Los Angeles restaurant, and discuss Chang's position as official NBC culture correspondent for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea (3:43). Finally House connects with Juliet Litman for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (39:13).

Nov 29, 2017
Food Fight: Thanksgiving Sides—Plus, Big Eats With Kelly Olynyk (Ep. 21)
01:30:09

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Juliet Litman and Mallory Rubin to run through a "Savory 16" bracket of Thanksgiving side dishes to uncover the champion (1:05). Then House meets up with Miami Heat power forward Kelly Olynyk at the Momofuku CCDC in a free-for-all food chat (54:30).

Nov 21, 2017
The Infatuation, Ranch Kegs, and Whiskey to Go with Juliet Litman (Ep. 20)
00:58:11

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Juliet Litman to talk with Chris Stang and Andrew Steinthal, founders of restaurant recommendation service The Infatuation. Chris and Andrew discuss how they built their food-based empire and share some truly shocking review-related stories (2:45). Then Juliet hangs around for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (38:08).

Nov 14, 2017
The "Proper" Office Party, Thanksgiving Prep, and Fall Recipes With Adam Rapoport (Ep. 19)
01:06:36

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by 'Bon Appetit' editor in chief, Episode 1 hero, and Washington D.C. native Adam Rapoport to gear up for holiday office-party season (3:20). Together they take a look ahead to Thanksgiving, and Rap gives the hungry people some pro tips on a smooth and merry holiday (17:00). Finally, House links up with Juliet Litman for a classic segment of 'House of Carbs' Food News (48:40).

Nov 07, 2017
The Great Halloween Candy Debate with Mallory Rubin and Juliet Litman (Ep. 18)
00:59:20

In honor of the holiday, The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Mallory Rubin, and for the first time outside of Food News, Juliet Litman, in an out of control candy debate (3:45), Then Juliet hangs around for a classic 'House of Carbs' Food News (43:25). 

Oct 31, 2017
The Brooklyn Fork Tour, Chicken Fraud, and Food Moments With Gail Simmons and Cousin Sal (Ep. 17)
01:21:56

The Ringer's Joe House hosts a jam-packed episode this week as he sits down with Cousin Sal from 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' and the 'Against All Odds' podcast to recount the infamous 'House Eats 3' and preview their Brooklyn Fork Tour of DeKalb Market Hall in New York (3:32). Then House connects with Juliet Litman for a classic Food News covering chicken fraud and Spam burglary (18:05). Finally House talks with Bravo superstar and 'Top Chef' cohost Gail Simmons about her new cookbook, lessons learned from the show, some mouthwatering recipes, holiday food traditions, and a jaw-dropping Last Meal on Earth (43:20).

Oct 24, 2017
Von Miller's Chicken Farm and Tailgating With Tate Frazier (Ep. 16)
01:15:40

The Ringer's Joe House caught Super Bowl 50 MVP Von Miller on his bye week and discussed his chicken farm and upcoming commercial operation, his competitive diet, and his Last Meal On Earth (3:30). Then House reunites with Juliet Litman for a classic House of Carbs Food News (25:27). Finally, The Ringer's Tate Frazier connects with House to try to explain the religion of tailgating (52:52).


Oct 17, 2017
Being an "Eggslut" and the State of Food Delivery With Chef Alvin Cailan and Mallory Rubin (Ep. 15)
01:08:52

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Chef Alvin Cailan to discuss the origins of 'Eggslut', his not-yet-released cookbook, 'Amboy', the rise of Filipino food, and Cailan's 'Last Meal on Earth' (2:45). Then House sits down with colleague and food-delivery corespondent Mallory Rubin to talk about the state of American food delivery (40:00).

Oct 10, 2017
'Big Time Bites,' NBA Palates, and the Inaugural 'House of Carbs' Field Trip (Ep. 14)
00:52:35

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Charlotte Hornets GM and founder of 'Big Time Bites' Rich Cho to talk about the inspiration behind his forward-thinking food blog, how he tackles eating on the road, hidden destinations, and hole-in-the-wall food shacks (3:10). Then House and Juliet Litman talk about their coffee-tour field trip in DTLA with 'House of Carbs' listener and coffee expert Jason Parker (35:00).

Oct 03, 2017
Sports Bars and Booze-Smuggling Best Practices With Bill Simmons and The Chief (Ep. 13)
01:11:42

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by his buds Bill Simmons and Craig "The Chief" Gaines to discuss the state of the American sports bar, elements of a proper sports bar, and what the all-time dream sports bar would look like (3:19). Then, the thirsty people have spoken: In a special edition of Food News, House and Juliet Litman share the best listener-submitted booze-smuggling tactics (48:10).

Sep 26, 2017
Digging Up the Roots of Soul Food With Chef Michael Twitty (Ep. 12)
01:05:57

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by chef and culinary historian Michael Twitty to discuss his new book, 'The Cooking Gene,' and explore the culinary roots of Southern food (3:55). Then, Twitty gifts House with an incredible 'Last Meal on Earth' (34:50). Finally, House and Juliet Litman convene for a special edition of Food News that includes a live taste test of the three finalists in the Lay's 'Do Us a Flavor' contest (44:13).

Sep 19, 2017
Food News and Houston Homies With David Chang (Ep. 11)
01:06:33

The Ringer's Joe House is joined once again by his friend the mogul David Chang and James Beard Award–winning Houston chefs Justin Yu and Chris Shepherd to talk about life after Hurricane Harvey (4:22), remind everyone that Houston food and drink is open for business, and highlight all the spots to hit when you visit (10:37). Then House and Juliet Litman break down this week's Food News (42:52).

Sep 13, 2017
Food Films and the Magic of Houston's (Ep. 10)
01:09:21

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Sean Fennessey to discuss five food-heavy films including: 'Chef,' 'Jiro Dreams of Sushi,' 'The Trip,' 'Big Night,' and 'Goodfellas' (3:32). Then House is joined by Juliet Litman for this week's Food News (31:00), and finally House sits down with Amanda Dobbins to discuss her first love and her first job working at Houston's (51:00).

Sep 04, 2017
Barbecue for the Forces of Good (Ep. 9)
00:59:57

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by colleagues and fellow podcasters David Shoemaker and Bryan Curtis to talk Texas barbecue, its growth, and expansion to New York City (3:35). Then House is joined by Juliet Litman for this week's Food News (23:00). Lastly House sits down with Danny Chau to discuss his recent trip to Charleston and his thesis on South Carolina barbecue (42:25).

Aug 29, 2017
McDonald's O.G. French Fries and Washington D.C.'s Food Culture With Malcolm Gladwell (Ep. 8)
01:05:32

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by journalist, author, speaker, and fellow podcaster Malcolm Gladwell to discuss his recent episode of ‘Revisionist History,’ “McDonald’s Broke My Heart” (2:50), American restaurant culture (19:52), and Washington, D.C.’s growth in food culture and diversity (28:15). Then House is joined by Juliet Litman for this week's Food News (42:17).

Aug 22, 2017
'Top Chef', Food TV, and House's LA Belly Takeover with Andy Greenwald and Bill Simmons (Ep. 7)
00:52:21

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by friend, colleague, and TV critic Andy Greenwald to talk 'Top Chef' and its role in the ascension of food media, as well as other good and bad food TV (3:45); then Bill Simmons fills in for Juliet Litman to recap the Joe House LA Belly Takeover (26:00).

Aug 14, 2017
The Evolution of Airport Cuisine, Cereal Bagels, and Chicago's Deep-Dish Masterpiece (Ep. 6)
00:52:12

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by The Wall Street Journal's Jason Gay to discuss the cultural shift in airport dining (4:45). Then, House and Juliet Litman cover this week's food news (23:12) and House employs his friend and colleague Robert Mays to answer all his questions about the iconic Chicago-style deep-dish pizza (40:58).

Aug 08, 2017
Food Media, Chef Movies, and Lemon Pepper Wet With David Chang, Rembert Browne, and Bill Simmons (Ep. 5)
01:16:44

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by David Chang and Bill Simmons in Part 2 of a two-part interview to discuss Chang's signature Nike SB Momofuku sneaker (2:30), the rise of food media (5:24), Chang's thoughts on the film 'Burnt' (17:54), and his "Last Meal on Earth" (22:14). Then House and Juliet Litman cover this week's food news (37:44) and writer and House's good friend Rembert Browne makes a compelling case for why lemon pepper wings are Atlanta's signature dish (55:22).

Aug 01, 2017
The Pizza Master Chris Bianco, Food News, and The Apple Pan: an LA Antiquity (Ep. 4)
00:56:07

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by America's favorite pizza maker, Chris Bianco, to discuss the rise of his pizza empire and the inspiration for his new cookbook (2:17). Then Juliet Litman stops by to discuss some food news (22:50) and The Ringer's Craig Gaines explains the greatness that is The Apple Pan (40:40)

Jul 26, 2017
Diners, Trends, and Chang's L.A. Takeover With David Chang, Mike Lombardi, and Bill Simmons (Ep. 3)
00:56:41

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Bill Simmons and culinary rock star David Chang in Part 1 of a two-part interview to discuss diners (3:55), food trends (20:55), and Chang's pioneering delivery-only restaurant (28:00); then Chang shares some news about his move to L.A. and his forthcoming restaurant North Spring (31:50). Later, House is joined by his colleague and friend Mike Lombardi to discuss the current state of the American diner (39:35).

Jul 17, 2017
Bill Simmons on Hot Dogs, California Eating, and Conquering Las Vegas Food (Ep. 2)
01:10:13

The Ringer's Joe House is joined by Juliet Litman to discuss this week's food news (1:38). Then, House talks with Bill Simmons about his passion for hot dogs (25:52), Bill's transition from East Coast to West Coast eating (34:05), and varying approaches to eating in Las Vegas (50:44). They wrap up with Bill's "Last Meal on Earth" (58:20).

Jul 10, 2017
The Premiere! (Ep. 1)
00:49:31

In his debut food podcast, The Ringer's Joe House brings on Bon Appétit Magazine editor-in-chief Adam Rapoport to discuss the millennial palate, summer eats, grilling tips, and his 'Last Meal on Earth' (3:15). Then House is joined by Juliet Litman to discuss this week in food news (22:17), and Danny Chau stops by to discuss his article about Nashville's hot chicken craze (35:20).

Jul 05, 2017
'House of Carbs' Trailer
00:01:57

A new food podcast from The Ringer, debuting July 5.

Jun 27, 2017