Eat My Words by Arizona Highways Maga...

Join Kelly Vaughn, senior editor of Arizona Highways Magazine, for a special show that celebrates the people, ingredients and destinations that contribute to Arizona's unique culinary culture.

Society & Culture
Places & Travel
Big Marble Organics
Dwayne Allen of Big Marble talks ginger beer, proper hibiscus and summer beverages.
14 min
The Table
In this episode, Kelly chats with Chef Brett Vibber about his new restaurant in Oak Creek Canyon, The Table, along with his recent James Beard Award nomination.
15 min
PRESS Coffee
In this episode, Kelly chats with PRESS Coffee founder about the company's commitment to quality coffee, as well as the community.
14 min
Linden Organic
In this episode, Joanie Cady of Gilbert's Linden Organic discusses her vegan, gluten-free eatery.
8 min
Chef Beau MacMillan
Having moved on from Elements and into his new Scottsdale restaurant, Cala, Chef Beau MacMillan discusses his experiences in Phoenix's culinary landscape over the past two decades.
17 min
Chef Tony Burris
In this episode, Kelly chats with Chef Tony Burris about the love he puts into every dish at the Barley Hound, in Prescott, as well as the beauty of the Prescott Farmers Market and providing comfort food fit for everyone.
17 min
Cutino Sauce Co.
We're spicing up the podcast with a conversation with Jacob Cutino, the man behind Arizona's breakout hot sauce brand.
14 min
David Zickl
He's best known for the portraits he makes, but photographer David Zickl is also a trained cook — and he's well versed in where to eat in Arizona. In this episode, he shares his philosophies on food, his art and feeding a bunch of hungry river...
17 min
Dirty Drummer
Dana Armstrong from the iconic Dirty Drummer shares the secret to one of the Valley's best burgers.
11 min
A Romance With Food
Just in time for Valentine's Day, acclaimed Sedona Chef Lisa Dahl discusses her new cookbook.
24 min
Underbelly Meat Co.
Butcher Dustin Dahlin has big plans for this new shop, coming to Phoenix's Willo District. 
16 min
Wild Rye Baking Co.
In this episode, Kelly chats with Sarah Chisholm, founder and chief baking officers of Wild Rye Baking Co., which offers a line of bake-at-home mixes just in time for the holidays. 
12 min
The Holiday Table
In this episode, three writers share their reflections on family, food and the holiday season.
15 min
Earth Medicines
For this episode, Kelly welcomes Felicia Cocotzin Ruiz, the Kitchen Curandera, to discuss her new book, Earth Medicines: Ancestral Wisdom, Healing Recipes, and Wellness Rituals from a Curandera.   
16 min
Something Sweet
Chef Jenna Leurquin has brought traditional French methods of baking to the Valley of the Sun (and she uses 1,000 pounds of butter per week to do it). She joins us for this episode of Eat My Words. 
23 min
Suncliffe Gin
For this episode, Kelly chats with Ryan Lawrence of Suncliffe Gin, a new spirit inspired by Sedona and rooted in the Arizona landscape. 
15 min
Native Seeds/SEARCH
For this episode, Kelly chats briefly with Alexandra Zamecnik, the executive director of Native Seeds, a Tucson-based seed bank that's working to protect Arizona's heritage crops
13 min
Los Milics Winery
In this episode, Kelly chats with Pavle Milic, beverage director and co-owner of FnB restaurant in Scottsdale, about his adventures in winemaking in Southeastern Arizona. 
14 min
Greenwood Brewing
On this episode of Eat My Words, Kelly chats with Megan Greenwood, owner of Greenwood Brewing, a woman-owned brewery in downtown Phoenix that celebrates its one-year anniversary this month. 
23 min
Fish in the Desert
In this episode, Kelly chats with Mandy Heflin of Chula Seafood about bringing sustainably caught seafood to the Arizona desert. 
29 min
Dot's Diner
In this episode, Kelly chats with Justin Luria, the owner of Bisbee's Shady Dell and Dot's Diner about revitalizing a midcentury diner and opening during the pandemic. 
13 min
The Joy Bus
In this episode, Kelly chats with Jennifer Caraway of the Joy Bus Diner about her mission to provide free, chef-inspired meals to homebound cancer patients across the Valley of the Sun. 
15 min
Beer for a Cause
In this episode, Kelly talks to Jonathan Buford, the co-founder of Arizona Wilderness Brewing Company. Jon interrupted a 65-mile bike ride to chat about the history of Arizona Wilderness, as well as about beer beyond beer — brews that are helping...
27 min
Taste of Tucson
In this episode, Kelly talks to writer and photographer Jackie Alpers about her new book, Taste of Tucson, as well as the city's strong influence on Sonoran Mexican cuisine. 
22 min
Wild Arizona Cuisine
In this episode, Kelly chats with Chef Brett Vibber about Wild Arizona Cuisine, foraging for wild mushrooms and more, and what will fuel him during his planned through-hike of the Arizona Trail. 
26 min