Back In Class

Back In Class

On this week’s show, we're going back to school for no ordinary education. 

We begin with Chef Jeremiah Tower, whose book, Table Manners, offers a 21st century guide to being a better host and guest. Jeremiah’s lessons on etiquette — and “techiquette” — come from a decades-long career owning and operating restaurants from California to Hong Kong.

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Edible Education With Emeril

Edible Education With Emeril

On this week's show, we go back to school for no ordinary education. We take an in-depth look at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) and their flourishing Culinary Arts division — the only chef's training program offered at the high school level in the nation.

It wasn't until recently that the culinary arts discipline was added to the Institute's curriculum. The program's inception was due, in no small part, to Chef Emeril Lagasse. For the behind-the-scenes story of how the program got its start, we meet Emeril at Press Street Station on NOCCA's campus.

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