**MINI Series is taking a little break... hope to be back on the mics soon : )

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April 5, 2022

The Pursuit of Excellence - A MeatBucket Experience with Adam Hines &…

#RideTheBucket with Nick and Jake as they sit down with owners of High Bank Distillery Adam Hines and Jordan Helman to get an insider perspective of what makes their business tick, how they pursue excellence at every turn, an...

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Feb. 15, 2022

Utah, Get Me Two! - A MeatBucket Experience Collaboration with Columb…

#RideTheBucket with Nick and Jake as they are featured, for the first time, as the guests of another local podcast, Columbus Uncut. Produced by legends Caleb Ridgeway and Sean Brawley, Columbus Uncut and The MeatBucket have s...

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Jan. 21, 2022

MINI - 614 Restaurant Week with CEO Lindsay Press

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting local restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. A special and timely conversation with 614 Media Group's CEO Lindsay Pre...

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Dec. 17, 2021

MINI - New Spot for Burgers! - Smash Brothers Sliders

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting local restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. Smart as hell. Driven. Ambitious. Attention to detail. Fun. Pure.... the...

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Dec. 10, 2021

MINI - Hot Dogs Are Awesome! - Dirty Frank's Hot Dog Palace

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting local restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. It is clear that co-owner of Dirty Frank's Hot Dog Palace, Miriam Ailabo...

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Nov. 19, 2021

MINI - Must Try! - Fay's Crepes

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. Listen to this conversation with creator/owner of Fay's Crepes, Fay Abdi, and ...

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Nov. 8, 2021

Aged Like a Fine Meat - A MeatBucket Experience with North Country Ch…

#RideTheBucket with Nick and Jake as they sit down with the literal Salami Swami and Salami Monger, James and Duncan Forbes, the two brothers, who along with their mother Jane (the Salami Mama of course!), started and current...

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Nov. 5, 2021

MINI - Masturbation, Stink Bugs, and Pawpaws from Gastro Obscura

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. In this episode you'll hear a few wildly entertaining excerpts from a good fun...

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Oct. 19, 2021

Matzo Balling! - A MeatBucket Experience with BJ Lieberman and Bronwy…

#RideTheBucket with Nick and Jake as they sit down with award winning chef BJ Lieberman and his wife Bronwyn Haines, who together own and operate Chapman's Eat Market, recently earning national recognition as a top 50 restaur...

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Oct. 14, 2021

MINI - For You Loyal Ones - Rare Recap & Whiskey Review

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. Big Jake and I get together just the two of us for an episode for the first ti...

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Sept. 30, 2021

MINI - Breaking NEWS and Gold Medals! - High Bank Distillery Co.

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. You may have seen it, High Bank Distillery #2 has been announced and is set to...

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Sept. 24, 2021

MINI - Must Try! - The Cheesecake Girl

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. In this conversation with owner Samantha (Sam) Strange, you'll learn how The C...

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Sept. 16, 2021

MINI - Enhance Your Cocktails - Flavor Me Happy

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. Husband and wife owners Gary and Danielle Freshour started Flavor Me Happy - u...

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Sept. 9, 2021

MINI - New Spot for BBQ - Kool Daddy's BBQ & Smokehouse

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. A fun interview with the Chef/Owner and Director of Sales/Marketing - Michael...

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Aug. 17, 2021

MINI - New Spot for Baked Goods! - Autumn's Sweet Shoppe

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. A quick interview with Autumn Spitler, the owner and sole proprietor of Autumn...

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Aug. 10, 2021

MINI - Book Review - Chefs, Drugs, and Rock & Roll

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. Looking for your next reading project or need a gift idea for that special foo...

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July 28, 2021

MINI - Restaurant Week 2021!

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. Restaurant week is upon us! This is a week long event created by 614 Media Gro...

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July 22, 2021

MINI - Chef Thomas Keller's Salmon & Vinaigrette

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. Chef Thomas Keller is a renowned chef with more awards than I can list here, a...

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July 20, 2021

MINI - Basic Biscuits, Kindess & Coffee

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. Ditch the Starbucks and McDonalds and make this locally owned female powered b...

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July 15, 2021

MINI - Fr8 Train Joins to Dish About Hanks Texas BBQ in Clintonville

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. Special Guest and BBQ enthusiast Fr8 Train Deevaughn Dudley joins the show to ...

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July 13, 2021

MINI - Appreciating Great Service Because Great Service is Harder to …

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. This episode was inspired by a recent dining experience at The Avenue in Granv...

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July 8, 2021

MINI - Mediterranean Vocab, Mazah Grandview, and the new Falafel Kitc…

MeatBucket MINI series - Appetizer sized episodes highlighting restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. This episode was inspired by this article by ColumbusAlive.com, Falafel Kitche...

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July 6, 2021

MINI - New Adventures, Columbus Crew Lower.com Field Food & Drink

First episode of the new MeatBucket Mini Series delivering appetizer sized episodes highlighting restaurants and discussing food scene news & events, typically around Columbus, OH. In this bite, hear about Nick's new adventur...

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April 29, 2021

Cheesesteaks, Cold Cuts, and Cured Meats - A MeatBucket Experience wi…

#RideTheBucket with Nick and Jake as they meat with the undertaker of cured meats - Chef Stephan Madias of Warios Beef and Pork - for an exclusive conversation. A few standard questions lead to a bit of the backstory on …

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