chef http://wlrn.org en Dining at the White House http://wlrn.org/post/dining-white-house <p></p><p>10/03/13 - Syndicated food columnist <strong><a href="https://twitter.com/LGassenheimer">Linda Gassenheimer</a></strong>, Special wine correspondent Fred Tasker and WLRN hosts Joseph Cooper and Bonnie Berman interview <a href="https://www.facebook.com/DiningAtTheWH"><strong>Chef John Moeller</strong></a>, retired White House chef&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">and &nbsp;author of </span><a href="http://amzn.to/1dXoWOK" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong><em>Dining at the White House</em></strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. &nbsp;It&rsquo;s a behind the scenes look at preparing dinners at the White House and an insight into the personalities of the first families he served. &nbsp;He was chef to Presidents H.W. Bush, Clinton and George Bush. We look at memorable White House moments &ndash; including visits from heads of state, sudden cancelation of a Congressional Picnic on 9/11 and family dinners.</span></p><p></p><p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 17:30:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman, Linda Gassenheimer & Paul Leary 21565 at http://wlrn.org Dining at the White House 15 Years of Food & Dining & Wine, Oh My! http://wlrn.org/post/15-years-food-dining-wine-oh-my <p></p><p>09/26/13 - Thursday&rsquo;s&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/topicalcurrents"><strong>Topical Currents </strong></a>is with chef, author and syndicated columnist Linda Gassenheimer and wine columnist Fred Tasker. &nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Linda&rsquo;s &ldquo;<a href="http://wlrn.org/people/linda-gassenheimer"><strong>Food &amp; Dining</strong></a>&rdquo; segments have been broadcast weekly now for some 15 years, and she discusses some of her favorite programs . . . and what new challenges are presented. &nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Many internationally renowned chefs, authors, Food Network stars and others have appeared. &nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">That&rsquo;s </span><a href="http://www.facebook.com/TopicalCurrents"><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Topical Currents</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> . . .Thursday at 1pm on WLRN.</span></p><p> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman, Linda Gassenheimer & Paul Leary 21154 at http://wlrn.org 15 Years of Food & Dining & Wine, Oh My!