The Sporkful

A Brief History Of American Barbecue

47:46 | Dec 10th, 2018

3 recommendations

We follow barbecue from West Africa to the American South to the south side of Chicago, with help from culinary historian Michael Twitty and a pitmaster in Chicago. Today's sponsors: Go to BobsRedMil...Show More


susanle recommended:Jul 4th, 2019

Fascinating episode with snippets from 'The Cooking Gene' book - that also won the James Beard Award for Book Of The Year!  

aliceko recommended:Jul 4th, 2019

Wow, food travels. Who would have thought that traditional American BBQ originated in Africa? Love food history ✌️


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