Elizabeth Dougherty

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 on stations around the country.

Turn Thai Chicken Leftovers Into Lemongrass Soup

  Let’s turn those amazing Thai chicken leftovers into Lemongrass Soup that’s satisfying and filled with flavor.  In researching this recipe, there are two primary styles of this particular Thai soup and both as equally as delicious.  The one we made here is comprised of mostly clear chicken stock but …

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Destination Unknown – The Greenbrier Resort, West Virginia

Tour Date:  11/07/2020 Tour Guide: Elizabeth Dougherty Elizabeth takes us to the the mountains of West Virginia.  Since 1778, The Greenbrier Resort has welcomed guests from around the world.  Known for its amazing golf courses, 20 restaurants and 710 guest rooms, The Greenbrier has welcomed 26 American Presidents and leaders …

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Destination Unknown – Ft. Knox, Kentucky

Tour Date:  10/31/2020 Tour Guide: Elizabeth Dougherty Elizabeth takes us to the rolling hills of Kentucky south of Louisville.  There, nearly 100 years ago, the government  built the Ft. Knox Army Base.   In 1936, the US Mint chose the secure military base and built the Ft. Knox Bullion Depository and …

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Destination Unknown – Graceland

Tour Date:  10/24/2020 Tour Guide: Elizabeth Dougherty Elizabeth takes us to the second most-visited home in America, Graceland!   A young Elvis Presley purchased the 17,552 sq ft mansion for his parents in 1957.  Gladys Presley died in 1958 and two years later, Vernon and his new wife moved out.  Graceland …

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Destination Unknown – Lizzie Borden’s House

Tour Date:  10/17/2020 Tour Guide: Elizabeth Dougherty Elizabeth takes us to what’s now a quaint New England bread and breakfast located at 230 2nd Street in Fall River, MA.  From 1874-1892 this modest, two story home served as the home of Andrew and Abby Borden.  Mr. and Mrs. Borden’s two …

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