Borderline Salty

Always Taste Your White Powder

Always Taste Your White Powder

Borderline Salty - June 7, 2022 - 31:28

On this episode, hosts Rick Martinez and Carla Lalli Music discuss deepening chocolatey flavor, finding balance with fish sauce, and handling wet burgers. Also, Chef Missy Robbins joins the show to discuss her Total Kitchen Nightmare involving a classic salt-sugar mix-up. This week’s recipe book: Get your caffeine fix with Rick’s Iced Café de Olla recipe Watch Carla make her Mocha Hazelnut Biscotti Chef Tu David Phu’s Nước Chấm Chef Missy Robbins’ cookbook Pasta: The Spirit and Craft of Italy’s Greatest Food The latest Rad Fad/Bad Fad contender: ramen grilled cheese As always, we’d love to hear about your cooking conundrums at 833-433-FOOD (3663). Find us on Instagram @borderlinesaltyFind full episode transcripts and more about the podcast on our website If you can’t get enough of our hosts – we don’t blame you! Subscribe to Carla's newsletters here and find links to her Instagram and YouTube channel at You can order Rick’s cookbook “Mi Cocina: Recipes and Rapture from My Kitchen in Mexico here, watch the companion Mi Cocina video series here, and find all of his socials at

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Borderline Salty is a weekly podcast hosted by Carla Lalli Music and Rick Martinez. After years of helping each other improve recipes, solve cooking conundrums, and come up with delicious new ideas, they’ve become experts in the kitchen and beyond. Now, they’re ready to help others become better, smarter, happier cooks.Listen to new episodes of Borderline Salty by Pineapple Street Studios every Tuesday starting April 12.