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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.

ELIZABETH’S EPIC MEASLES MONOLOGUE 5/18/19

Listen to the unplanned, unrehearsed and heartfelt Opening Monologue from the Food Nation Radio Network on Saturday 5/18/19. For the official record:  Elizabeth is NOT an “anti-vaxxer” or a conspiracy theorist, nor is she telling you NOT to vaccinate your child.  The official position of this program is that we …

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CLICK TO SEE WHICH TWO CHICKEN BISCUITS FAILED OUR TASTE TEST

Usually following our weekly “Food Nation Radio Taste Test” I’ll post the audio from the segment, add additional pictures and write a brief summary of the foods being tested.  Quite frankly, I’m not going to spend that much time on this one, because the products tested from two of the …

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CLICK HERE TO SEE WHICH FROZEN BURRITO PASSED OUR TASTE TEST

Walk past the frozen food cases and you’ll see lots of different frozen burritos.  For our Cinco de Mayo edition of the Food Nation Radio Taste Test, we put four frozen burritos to the test and as you’ll hear, some are better than others! Michael tried each; judging the tortilla, …

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Food Nation Radio Show 04-27-19

A departure from the normal fun and playful nature of Food Nation Radio… we do NOT like doing this type of show but it’s necessary.  The Washington State legislature has passed a bill that would allow human composting.  What does this mean for the future of humankind?  We also help …

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Food Nation Radio Show 04-20-19

Hard to believe that local government would give people a hard time about growing veggies in their own front yards, but this is Florida and now the legislature is involved.  A bill would allow a homeowner to grow veggies on their own front lawn, and would prohibit local government from …

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Food Nation Radio Show 04-13-19

There’s only one way to survive the visits next week from family members that are disagreeable… it’s called “Boozy Easter!”  On this episode, lots of ideas to add a special ingredients that makes every dish a bit more fun and less stressful.

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Food Nation Radio Show 03-30-19

On this edition… people are putting pressure on their state legislatures to allow the consumption of “roadkill” and we had the oddest call about how to cook a raccoon.  Plus, why hospital food is so bad, restaurant servers are MAD today, and in our food tasting segment, we give you …

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