These Guys!

…will be on Saturday’s show to talk about The Block in the CWE at 33 N. Sarah Street.

Marc and Brian

Marc Del Pietro (on left) and Brian Doherty are co-owners of The Block, along with their wives Amy Del Pietro and Lea Doherty. Following their success in Webster Groves, The Block is now open in the Central West End.

Marc and Brian will chat with us at 11:00 a.m. this Saturday (3/30) on 590-AM, KFNS.


Another Saturday Guest… Eoin Durham

Eoin is a Brand Ambassador for Jameson Irish Whiskey.

He is from Ireland and is currently living in St. Louis.

We visited at Seamus McDaniel’s in Dogtown.


Listen to our conversation Saturday at 11:00 a.m. on 590-AM, KFNS.


Among Our Guests This Saturday…Clodagh McKenna

For St. Patrick’s Day weekend, we’ll chat with Irish lady Clodagh McKenna. We’ll talk about St. Pat’s Day and about her new cookbook, Clodagh’s Kitchen Diaries.


You can follow her on Twitter at @clodaghmckenna.


Saturday, March 2

We’ll visit Saturday with Companion’s Josh Allen. We’ll chat about his bread and the many places around St. Louis where you may have tasted it during his company’s 20 years (!) in business. Here is his official portrait, lifted from the Companion website.


Also tomorrow, we’ll talk to Justin Haifley, chef at The Tavern at Big Bend and Dougherty Ferry in West County. Here’s Justin:


Plus, we’ll tell you about the movie A Place at the Table and give away passes to see the movie at the Tivoli in University City.

Listen at 11:00 a.m. on 590-AM, KFNS. And via (You can also hear the show and everything else on 590 via the TuneIn Radio app on your smartphone.)



Saturday: Panel Show; Many Topics


Our panel for Saturday’s show:

George Mahe of St. Louis magazine

Ligaya Figueras of Sauce magazine

and Jim Bafaro, former STL radio newsman, now working to help business startups in STL.

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Among our topics:

Why no STL cheftestants on Top Chef?

Cupcakes—pure wonderfulness or overrated?

Lengthy restaurant menus—how many choices are too many?

Listen at 11:00 a.m. on 590-AM, KFNS! And via

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Bobby Deen!

On Saturday’s show (2/16/13), we’ll talk to Bobby Deen (son of Paula) about his Cooking Channel TV show Not My Mama’s Meals and his cookbook From Mama’s Table to Mine: Everybody’s Favorite Comfort Foods at 350 Calories or Less.

Deen brothers

That’s Bobby Deen on the left with mom Paula and brother Jamie.



Saturday, February 16

Saturday’s guests will include the author of this book:

Mao Book

Dr. Mao has special advice in his book about dining out. He’ll share those tips on Saturday’s show. Listen at 11:00 a.m. Saturday on 590-AM, KFNS.