Episodes
On a special holiday episode, Dave, Chris, and friend of the show and lifelong non-cook Gustavo Arellano set out to attempt a deeply delicious Zacatecan wedding dish to remember. You’ll probably want to try this one, too. Find the recipes for this and every 'Recipe Club' on The Ringer's website, watch the video version of this episode on YouTube, and join the conversation (and cook along with us!) on Discord and Instagram. Hosts: Dave Chang and Chris Ying Guest: Gustavo Arellano Producer:...
Published 05/03/22
Chris Ying, Bryan Ford, and Rachel Khong gather to do battle with a deceptively simple, dessert-potluck-spotlight-stealing recipe sent in by a listener in search of some Recipe Club baking advice—but can this riddle be solved? Our ingredient this week: cake mix. Find the recipes for this and every Recipe Club on The Ringer's website, watch the video version of this episode on YouTube, and join the conversation (and cook along with us!) on Discord and Instagram. Host: Chris Ying Guests: Bryan...
Published 04/26/22
Dave and Chris are joined by veteran Wedgie Priya Krishna for a slow-cooked investigation of intergenerational tradition and ingenuity, as expressed through the nourishing medium of pilaf. Find the recipes for this and every 'Recipe Club' on The Ringer's website, watch the video version of this episode on YouTube, and join the conversation (and cook along with us!) on Discord and Instagram. Hosts: Dave Chang and Chris Ying Guest: Priya Krishna Producer: Sasha Ashall Additional Production:...
Published 04/19/22
Dave Chang, Chris Ying, and John deBary kick off the cooking on 'Recipe Club' Season 2 with a puff pastry-wrapped exploration of the best ground meat to eat in the morning: breakfast sausage.Find the recipes for this and every 'Recipe Club' on The Ringer's website, watch the video version of this episode on YouTube, and join the conversation (and cook along with us!) on Discord and Instagram. Hosts: Dave Chang and Chris Ying Guest: John deBary Producer: Sasha Ashall Additional Production:...
Published 04/12/22
In an all-hands-on-deck episode, Dave Chang and Chris Ying are joined by the full 'Recipe Club' roster to divvy up the 24 featured ingredients we’ll be tackling in Season 2 (via your listener-submitted recipes)! Hopes, fears, and far-fetched recipe wish lists are discussed; Dave may or may not understand what he’s signed up for. Also, we consider bean goop, fried green tomatoes, guava-cheese pastry, edible Old Fashioneds, Town House crackers, and 50 pounds of freeze-dried spinach. Recipe Club...
Published 04/05/22
It’s a special message from Chris Ying: 'Recipe Club' is coming back! And this time, we’re taking requests. If you have a treasured and/or perplexing recipe involving one of the elements mentioned here, this is the moment to send it over to [email protected] Full episodes arriving in April. Please send in your recipes for the following ingredients: Apples, breakfast sausage (in a tube), broccoli, cake mix, canned beans, frozen French fries, frozen pie crusts, green beans, hummus,...
Published 02/18/22
It's a seasonal miracle! Dave Chang and Chris Ying reunite with baker extraordinaire Bryan Ford for a holiday hors d'oeuvres showdown—and to top it off, we've got a few highlight videos of all the countertop action to go along with this one, too. See you next year!  Find the recipes for this and every Recipe Club episode on The Ringer's website, and join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Hosts: Dave Chang and Chris Ying Guest: Bryan Ford Associate Producer: Sasha...
Published 12/23/21
In the season finale of 'Recipe Club,' Dave Chang and Chris Ying are joined by all three rotating wedgies—Priya Krishna, Rachel Khong, and Bryan Ford—to discuss the recipes they’ve chosen to bring to this summer potluck. Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website and follow along with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Hosts: Dave Chang and Chris Ying Guests: Priya Krishna, Rachel Khong, and Bryan Ford Producer: Isaac Lee  Associate...
Published 06/29/21
Recovering bartender, cookbook author, and beverage entrepreneur John deBary joins Dave Chang and Chris Ying once again to discuss everyone's second favorite brunch cocktail: the Bloody Mary. Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website and follow along with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Hosts: Dave Chang and Chris Ying Guest: John deBary Producer: Isaac Lee Associate Producer: Sasha Ashall Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...
Published 06/15/21
Master baker Bryan Ford joins Dave Chang and Chris Ying to discuss the three recipes they have chosen to represent a certain canned meat that all three grew up eating: SPAM. Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website and follow along with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Hosts: Dave Chang and Chris Ying Guest: Bryan Ford Producer: Isaac Lee Associate Producer: Sasha Ashall Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...
Published 06/08/21
Dave Chang and Chris Ying are rejoined by Priya Krishna to discuss the three recipes they’ve chosen to represent an ingredient they’d all fight to the death over: instant ramen. Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website and follow along with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Hosts: Dave Chang and Chris Ying Guest: Priya Krishna Producers: Isaac Lee Associate Producer: Sasha Ashall Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...
Published 06/01/21
Dave Chang and Chris Ying are once again joined by Rachel Khong to respectfully discuss the three recipes they have chosen to represent a childhood staple for many Americans: Pillsbury tube dough. Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website and follow along with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Hosts: Dave Chang and Chris Ying Guest: Rachel Khong Producer: Isaac Lee Associate Producer: Sasha Ashall
Published 05/25/21
Chris Ying, Bryan Ford, and Priya Krishna, a never-before-heard combination of wedgies, join to discuss the three recipes they have chosen to represent a staple food of cultures across the globe: yucca. Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website and follow along with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Host: Chris Ying Guests: Bryan Ford and Priya Krishna Producer: Isaac Lee  Associate Producer: Sasha Ashall
Published 05/18/21
Dave Chang and Chris Ying are rejoined by Rachel Khong to discuss the three recipes they’ve chosen to represent a pantry item sure to be found in homes across America: canned tuna. Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website and follow along with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Hosts: Dave Chang and Chris Ying Guest: Rachel Khong Producer: Isaac Lee Associate Producer: Sasha Ashall
Published 05/11/21
In another “wedgie” episode, Noelle “the Snackmaster” Cornelio joins Chris Ying and Priya Krishna to discuss the three recipes they have chosen to represent the wide world of dips. Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website and follow along with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Host: Chris Ying Guests: Priya Krishna and Noelle Cornelio Producer: Isaac Lee Associate Producer: Sasha Ashall
Published 04/27/21
Dave Chang and Chris Ying are rejoined by Priya Krishna to discuss the three recipes they’ve chosen to represent one of the most ubiquitous pantry items of all time: spaghetti. Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website and follow along with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Hosts: Dave Chang and Chris Ying Guest: Priya Krishna Producers: Isaac Lee and Sasha Ashall
Published 04/20/21
Recovering bartender, cookbook author, and beverage entrepreneur John deBary joins Dave Chang and Chris Ying to discuss the three recipes they have chosen to represent a truly transformative ingredient: chickpeas. Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website and follow along with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Hosts: Dave Chang and Chris Ying Guest: John deBary
Published 04/13/21
Master baker Bryan Ford joins Dave Chang and Chris Ying to discuss the three recipes they have chosen to represent a universally loved food with endless iterations from all around the world: flatbread. Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website and follow along with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Hosts: Dave Chang and Chris Ying Guest: Bryan Ford
Published 04/06/21
Dave Chang is sitting out this week of 'Recipe Club' due to his disgust of the star ingredient, so Chris Ying is joined by Rachel Khong and Priya Krishna to respectfully discuss the three recipes they have chosen to represent okra.  Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website and follow along with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Host: Chris Ying Guests: Rachel Khong and Priya Krishna
Published 03/30/21
Dave Chang and Chris Ying are once again joined by literary doyenne Rachel Khong to respectfully discuss the three recipes they have chosen to represent martinis in this long-awaited episode of Recipe Club.  Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website, and follow along with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Hosts: Dave Chang and Chris Ying Guest: Rachel Khong
Published 03/23/21
Dave Chang and Chris Ying are rejoined by Bryan Ford to respectfully discuss the three recipes they have chosen to represent a childhood-favorite boxed mix known for making the fluffiest pancakes in the nation: Bisquick. Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website and follow along with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Hosts: Dave Chang and Chris Ying Guest: Bryan Ford
Published 03/16/21
Dave and Chris are rejoined by Priya Krishna to respectfully discuss the three recipes they have chosen to represent a particularly polarizing vegetable at the Recipe Club roundtable: eggplant.  Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website and follow along with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Hosts: Dave Chang and Chris Ying Guest: Priya Krishna
Published 03/09/21
Dave and Chris are joined once again by the 'Recipe Club' doyenne Rachel Khong to respectfully discuss the three recipes they have chosen to represent an ingredient that goes by many names such as polenta, cornmeal, or grits — it's a wholesome mush loved by Italians and people of the American South alike.  Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website and follow along with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Hosts: Dave Chang and Chris...
Published 03/02/21
Dave and Chris are joined by a special guest this week: James Beard Foundation Book Award–winning chef JJ Johnson, owner of Fieldtrip in New York City. They gather to respectfully discuss the three recipes they have chosen to represent an ingredient that is both essential to their own personal relationship with food and the backbone of food cultures across the world: rice.  Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website and follow along with the...
Published 02/23/21
Dave and Chris are joined once again by master baker Bryan Ford to respectfully discuss the three recipes they have chosen to represent graham crackers, an ingredient well-known for pie crusts, s’mores, and after-school snacks, but not much else. This week, find out whether there’s more to these tasty little biscuits than meets the Google search. Find the recipes for this episode and all previous episodes on The Ringer’s website and follow along with the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and...
Published 02/16/21