Wednesday, June 3 2020

elizabeth

Elizabeth Dougherty has been cooking and writing about food intensively for more than ten years. She is the fourth generation of chefs and gourmet grocers in her family with her mother, Francesca Esposito and grandmother, Carmella being major influences in her early cooking years. As a teenager, her family sent her to Europe where she became focused on French and Italian cuisine. She survived a year and half of culinary tutelage under a maniacal Swiss-German chef and is a graduate of NYIT, Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality, Business and Labor Relations. Food Nation Radio has won two news awards for content. Broadcasting LIVE each week, nationwide, on FoodNationRadio.com and stations around the country.

HAVE A DREAM AND FOLLOW IT

As I write this, it’s after midnight and instead of sleeping, my wife Elizabeth Dougherty is in another room listening to music.  She is “recharging” after yet another long day and recharging is the best word I can use to describe it.  I’ve learned over the years to give her …

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Elizabeth Calls The US Embassy in Tokyo

From the Food Nation Radio Archives: Elizabeth Dougherty called the US Embassy in Tokyo to find out the latest in regards to her cousin Ric O’Barry.  Since we could not secure permission to record the call for broadcast, here is a transcription of that conversation.    (“ED” of course is Elizabeth …

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Interview: Ric O’Barry – More Q’s than A’s !!!

ICYMI:  This week on The Dougherty Report, Elizabeth finally gets to speak with her cousin Ric O’Barry.  In 1964, Ric was hired to train the dolphins called “Flipper” on TV.  Just a few years later, the lead dolphin “committed suicide” in his arms and Ric’s life would change forever. Featured …

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SPECIAL THANKS TO CLYDE LEWIS & GROUND ZERO

Last night on Premiere Radio’s “Ground Zero with Clyde Lewis” the show focused on the showdown between ranchers and the Bureau of Land Management over the use of so-called “public lands.”  Tuesday night saw the arrest of Ammon Bundy and the the shooting death of rancher/spokesman LaVoy Finicum.  Clyde Lewis …

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Ric O’Barry is being held in Japan

ICYMI:  This week on The Dougherty Report, Elizabeth shares the story of her cousin Ric O’Barry.  In 1964, Ric was hired to train the dolphins called “Flipper” on TV.  Just a few years later, the lead dolphin “committed suicide” in his arms and Ric’s life would change forever. Featured in …

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