Dale Degroff http://wwno.org en Tailgating Expeditions Around The South http://wwno.org/post/tailgating-expeditions-around-south <p></p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 23:28:35 +0000 Poppy Tooker 45372 at http://wwno.org Tales Of The Cocktail Inspired By The History Of Drinking And Dining http://wwno.org/post/tales-cocktail-inspired-history-drinking-and-dining <p><a href="http://talesofthecocktailtickets2013.eventbrite.com/" target="_blank">Tales of the Cocktail</a> has been shaking up the international cocktail scene since 2002. We'll speak with founder Ann Tuennerman for a retrospective of the annual event, and find out her plans for the future.</p><p>Then, we'll continue our spirited discussion by talking with <a href="http://www.kingcocktail.com/bookreview-08.htm" target="_blank">the King of Cocktails</a>, Dale Degroff. Dale outlines his involvement in the cocktail scene and discusses its return to popularity in the past decade.</p><p>Finally, we'll hear about a new collaboration between the Leidenheimer Baking Company and Tableau,<a href="http://www.bestofneworleans.com/gambit/tableau/Content?oid=2222882" target="_blank"> a new restaurant in the French Quarter. Thu, 11 Jul 2013 17:02:28 +0000 Poppy Tooker 39316 at http://wwno.org A Toast to the Cocktail http://wwno.org/post/toast-cocktail <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 9pt;"><span>Raise&nbsp;your glass to the first hour-long edition </span> of <em>Louisiana Eats!</em></span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 9pt;"><em>&nbsp;</em><span>We&#39;ll speak with<a href="http://www.kingcocktail.com/"> cocktail experts</a>, <a href="http://www.cafeadelaide.com/">bar chefs</a>, and even a <a href="http://senate.la.gov/Morrish/">Louisiana Senator </a>to bring you all&nbsp;sorts of insights about your&nbsp;favorite drinks. Wed, 25 Jul 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Poppy Tooker 16470 at http://wwno.org The King and Dat Dog http://wwno.org/post/king-and-dat-dog <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53524a1083e01-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53524a1083e01-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53524a1083e01-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-946531.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p> Poppy Tooker calls master mixologist Dale Degroff, the King of Cocktails, to get a run-down on the importance of the American saloon. And then its time to visit funnyman Skip Murray, proprietor of New Orleans' new hot dog restaurant, Dat Dog.</p> Wed, 19 Jan 2011 20:20:53 +0000 Poppy Tooker 2728 at http://wwno.org