The Splendid Table

Sunday 1 p.m.
Lynne Rossetto Kasper

Lynne Rossetto Kasper leads listeners on a journey of the senses and hosts discussions with a variety of writers and personalities who share their passion for the culinary delights.


Audio Archive

  • Thursday, November 20, 2014 11:00pm
    Adam Rapoport on pumpkin pie, Stanley Tucci on recipes, Elizabeth Royte on food waste, Stump the Cook.
  • Wednesday, November 19, 2014 11:00pm
    Your live Thanksgiving calls, with Mario Batali, Pati Jinich, Ted Allen and Michael Pollan.
  • Thursday, November 13, 2014 11:00pm
    Jacques Pépin on cooking, Vikas Khanna on religion, Debra Samuels on obento, Ina Lipkowitz on language.
  • Thursday, November 6, 2014 11:00pm
    Ray Isle on vines, Andrew Schloss on slow cooking, David Tanis on Chez Panisse, Dan Newman on leftovers, The Perennial Plate.
  • Thursday, October 30, 2014 11:00pm
    Jim Gaffigan on eating, David Rosengarten on seafood, Andrea Slonecker on pretzels, healthier food culture, Thai Park.


Thu November 22, 2012

Need Turkey Triage? Turkey Confidential Is Here To Help

Alex Valli Flickr - Creative Commons

Keep calm and make Thanksgiving. Join us live for a live call-in show as Lynne Rossetto Kasper and her turkey task force help turn your Thanksgiving around.

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Fri November 16, 2012
Susan Stamberg's Cranberry Relish Tradition

A 'Splendid Table' Set With Mama Stamberg's Relish

Originally published on Fri November 16, 2012 8:40 am

Lynne Rossetto Kasper's The Splendid Table is a show for people who love to eat. Every week, on many public radio stations, Lynne and guests give recipes, history lessons and background on various edibles. And on Thanksgiving Day, she does a live two-hour call-in show, helping listeners with the Big Meal. Sometimes Lynne gets desperate callers — but she seems able to calm them down.

"We save just about anything," Kasper says. "I'm not saying it's always the greatest save, but we give it a shot"

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