Ian McNulty

Producer

Ian is the host of Where Y’Eat and the Community Impact series at WWNO.

Each week, Ian shares his commentary on the intriguing food culture of New Orleans and south Louisiana with WWNO’s Where Y’Eat. He also shines light on the difference that innovative nonprofits are making across the New Orleans region through WWNO’s Community Impact series, interviewing nonprofit leaders and the people they serve.  Ian first became a WWNO contributor in 2009. He is a freelance journalist and a published author. A native of Rhode Island, Ian is a graduate of Rutgers University. He has lived in New Orleans since 1999.

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Food
4:29 pm
Thu January 3, 2013

Where Y'Eat: A Dining Deluge in New Orleans

Restaurants keep opening all across New Orleans, defying national trends.
Ian McNulty

As a restaurant boom unfolds in New Orleans, some ponder how much it's guided by business or by passion.


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Food
4:27 pm
Thu December 27, 2012

Where Y'Eat: A Lucky Start on New Year's Day

Blacked eyed peas and greens, a symbol in the South for luck and money in the new year.
Ian McNulty

New Year's Eve may end with a bang, but in New Orleans New Year's Day often begins with a dish.

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Food
4:07 pm
Thu December 13, 2012

Where Y'Eat: Hot Dogs Have Their Day

A Dat Dog hot dog.
Ian McNulty

From vegetarian options to a veritable arms race of exotic toppings, the humble hot dog is getting new attention, and some respect.

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Food
4:21 pm
Thu December 6, 2012

Where Y'Eat: The Grapefruit of Wrath

Louisiana grapefruit high in the upper branches.
Ian McNulty

How a fruitful tree by an abandoned house signals one of southeast Louisiana's delicious harvests.

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Food
4:23 pm
Thu November 29, 2012

Where Y'Eat: Kimchi on Claiborne

Little Korea on South Claiborne Avenue.
Ian McNulty

Table-top grills and a palette of traditional side dishes mark a new Korean eatery. 

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Community
8:20 am
Tue November 27, 2012

Community Impact Series: Puentes New Orleans

As the area's greatly-increased Latino population settles in, a nonprofit aims to bridge divides of education, economic opportunity and political access in their new home.


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Food
4:11 pm
Thu November 22, 2012

Where Y'Eat: The Stuffed Wings of Destiny

Gourmet Butcher Block in Gretna.
Ian McNulty

How a butcher shop tradition, competitive vigor and football helped the unlikely turducken take wing across the nation's Thanksgiving tables.

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Community Impact Series
8:19 am
Tue November 20, 2012

Community Impact Series: Young Aspirations/Young Artists

An artist with YAYA working with local youth.
Courtesy of YAYA

How one nonprofit is bringing the power of art, expression and mentoring to youth on the front lines of Louisiana's coastal land loss crisis.

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Community
8:21 am
Tue November 13, 2012

Community Impact Series: Children’s Hospital/Greater New Orleans Immunization Network

The Greater New Orleans Immunization Network takes its services on the road.
Greater New Orleans Immunization Network

To tackle perilously-low rates of immunizations, a local initiative is bringing free vaccinations directly to neighborhoods and schools.

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Food
4:20 pm
Thu November 8, 2012

Where Y'Eat: Roux the Day at Gumbo Fest

Gumbo variations will be on display in Congo Square.
Ian McNulty

With a new venue in Congo Square, a young festival showcases the very long roots of gumbo in New Orleans culinary history.

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