June 26, 2020
Our first episode on location at A la cart to make Etchie eat hot chicken from Eat Chicken Fire. Can Eliot eat infinity hot?
June 19, 2020
Chicken Fire's handsome man, Kwame, discusses his rise to chicken power and how hot is too hot.
June 12, 2020
Frankie Caratini rejoins the gang and talks going vegan, racist cafés, the definition of a foodie, and hot chicken.
June 5, 2020
Frankie Caratini joins us to compare New York to Orlando.
May 29, 2020
Renate Spurlock joins us as we navigate the confusing and chaotic landscape of tipping culture.
May 22, 2020
The all-around handsome boy comes back to listen to idiot conspiracy theories about the coronavirus.
May 15, 2020
In an attempt to discover the sordid world surrounding ground grains, we talk about anything else.
May 8, 2020
In episode 63, Eliot talks to Stef with an F (and producer Chris Crespo) about robotics taking over jobs in the food industry as well as the general workforce, plus they discuss corporate responsibility, the difficulty in making a proper burger, as well as Flippy The Robot ( getting set up at Cali Burger. Enjoy!
May 1, 2020
In episode 62, Eliot and Stef with an F (along with producer Chris Crespo) discuss the plan (or non-plan) to re-open the State of Florida for "business as usual," plus Eliot and Chris bond over a shared affinity for Dillinger Escape Plan and Stef provides a recap of the latest episode of Real Housewives of New York. So this one's all over the place. Drink milk!
April 24, 2020
In episode 61 of Off Cuts, Eliot and Stef (with producer Chris Crespo) talk about their favorite cooks and chefs, as well as calloused hands, fitness dirtbags, guests vs. customers, food that is just fiiine, David Chang on the disruption of the industry (reference here:, and Eliot explains the 2000 movie Chocolat to Stef. Enjoy!
April 20, 2020
We of course talk about quarantine activities, but then Eliot tells us about the Fruit Mafia.
April 11, 2020
It's a best of episode! Rob, Allison and (now) Stef, are all featured! Plenty of commercials! It's literally the best!
April 3, 2020
We talk with Holly from Culinati podcast about Tiger King and Eliot punches his washing machine.
March 27, 2020
In episode 57 of Off Cuts, Quan from Kai Asian Street Fare joins Eliot and Stef to talk about how this global pandemic has affected local businesses, plus Eliot wants to talk about Pantry Raiding.
March 20, 2020
The Off Cuties talk to Thomas from Pig Floyds about the impact of Coronavirus.
March 13, 2020
We talk about Pho, traffic court and try to get infected with Coronavirus.
March 6, 2020
A treatise on the subject of dish definition. Plus SCOOTS!
February 28, 2020
Mouth crazy, Stef's first time. We talk Chuan Lu and we also talk a little trash as a treat.
February 14, 2020
Discussed in this episode of Off Cuts: the Cameron Diaz Evian face Water Garbage Can, Wine Smells & Body Stinks, Medications & Moisturizers, why no tattoos, how to make kids eats veggies, a Yelp review review, Apple vs non-Apple, Ruhlman's Twenty and other cookbook recommendations, and more!
February 7, 2020
Eliot's dying of consumption and we wheeze about America's most coveted sauce that is owned by a company that also makes poison.
January 31, 2020
Take a deep dive into the 1985 murder of 9 people in the Eight Immortals restaurant. We discuss the closing of Lucky's Market and future plans. You can use a little mace as a treat.
January 24, 2020
Professional complainers are joined by another. Bruno Fonseca from The Foreigner comes on to talk trash about the younger generation.
January 17, 2020
For the second time this month, we dive into the idea of giving everything to your path in the culinary industry. Steph is back, no games.
January 10, 2020
Stef joins us for a free form discussion on diets, athletics, shining spice, and some horrible lady named Jasmin.
January 3, 2020
Celine Duvoisin joins us to avoid talking about resolutions. Literally anything but resolutions: Wendy's, carnie work, madonna, powerlifting, and cat testicles to name a few.
December 27, 2019
Eliot Hillis invites Holly Kapherr from The Culinati Podcast to join him, Nick Georgoudiou from To A Certain Degree, and substitute producer Chris Crespo on picking the Best Cuts of the Central Florida/Orlando food scene in 2019. Where is the best pizza? Who has the best tacos? What is New American cuisine? Can you defend your ramen choice? Chuan Lu or Cheng Du? Why doesn't Eliot know about the places Chris brings up? Is college radio more prestigious than podcasting? Listen to this episode to get answers to most of these questions. This episode brought to you by Steinberg & Feldstein, Naughty Advocates.
December 24, 2019
"'Twas The End of All Retail" by Eliot Hillis.
December 20, 2019
Exploring the berry that fits the human hand perfectly. Nick and Eliot discuss plantains, Etchie talks about chips.
December 13, 2019
Nick from "To a certain degree" guest hosts this episode concerning all things ovum. Lots of egg facts and surprising insights into Etchie's scrambled egg order. Plus an indictment of the government and an eggxageration game.
December 6, 2019
Leigha of @chowdownotown returns as we dive deeper into the delicious world of ramen. She and Eliot throw-down in the Great American Slurp-Off. We also talk about history, styles of ramen, and where in Orlando you should grab some noods.
November 29, 2019
Jon Boy returns just in time for the busiest shopping day of the year. We talk about Black Friday history and giving the gift of food, plus a quiz about the most infamous toy crazes of yesteryear.
November 22, 2019
Mark A. Thompson, Culinary Director of Dandelion Communitea Cafe and director of the Picnic Project joins us for a turkey talk. Check out to donate or get involved!
November 15, 2019
Can food cure sickness, hangover, and nausea? How much ginger is in ginger ale? What are the healing powers of chicken noodle soup? Find out as we investigate the age-old remedies and the science (and opinion) behind it. Also, Eliot tells us about Chicken Fire and Bagel Bruno, and a game called Better or Deader.
November 8, 2019
What’s a hot brown? When was Koolaid invented? What’s the best thing since sliced bread? All those answers and more while we turn the clocks back to the 1920s with this food retrospective.
October 31, 2019
Special Halloween release! Nick Georgoudiou returns to the show on All Hallow’s Eve as we have another spooky slumber party. What kitchen appliance makes for a sexy Halloween costume? What is the origin of bobbing for apples? Also: F**k/Marry/Kill Halloween candy edition, and a scary Yelp Review Review. Grab your planchette and listen now!   Listen to Nick on To a Certain Degree every Monday on WPRK from 7-9am and download the show wherever you download podcasts.
October 25, 2019
Steve Lewis of Gideon's Bakehouse joins us for a conversation about cookies, screaming customers, and Nosferatu. Also: Yelp Review Review of Gideon's.
October 18, 2019
At Off Cut's first Halloween slumber party we conjure Chris Crespo of Cinema Crespodiso podcast to discuss Soylent Green. We swoon over Charleston Heston, the furniture girls, and the idea of eating people. Also: Halloween Movie trivia and Soylent Wackadoo Snackadoo.   P.S. Etchie was misinformed about Grumpier Old Men.  Burgess Meredith died two years after the movie's release.
October 11, 2019
Allison casts a spell to summon Feedmeorlando back to the show to discuss cauldrons, pumpkin spice, kitschy diners, Halloween decorations, and accusations of yelp extortion. Eliot tells a haunting yelp tale. Krystine is in the mafia. Etchie gives only 5-star reviews. Also: real or fake pumpkin spice product game, and YRR of Appleton’s Cafe.
October 4, 2019
We discuss the only kitchen tool that matters and so many others that don't. Is a sugar warmer real or fake? All that plus Wackadoo Snackadoo.
September 27, 2019
Krystine from @feedmeorlando comes home to the new Off Cuts studio to talk about her journeys far and wide. We get to know her and talk all about eating while travelling. Also: Off Cuts Deep Cuts game, and Krystine’s own International Wackadoo Snackadoo.
September 22, 2019
Joseph Creech, owner and chef of Hunger Street Tacos, joins the fray as we discuss all things tacos. Also: failed Taco Bell concepts, Yelp Review Review, Wackadoo Snackadoo, and, somehow, Jack-O-Lanterns.        
September 13, 2019
The why, what, when, where and who of fermentation basics. Fake or Funk game, listener questions, and another installment of Wackadoo Snackadoo.
September 6, 2019
Whole 30-something: Allison and Eliot brave the rigors of Whole 30 and discuss the inevitable fall out. Also: Holes Thirty the game and Allison tries to share a recipe from memory.   Recommend reading:  It Starts With Food by Dallas & Melissa Hartwig Nom Nom Paleo cookbooks by Michelle Tam Well Fed cookbooks by Mel Joulwan
August 30, 2019
Nick Georgoudiou is back again to discuss that spinny meat thing. Allison bought a new machine, analog Yelp Review Review, Wackadoo Snackadoo, and two bad burgers.
August 23, 2019
Nick Georgoudiou from To a Certain Degree joins us for a bizarro version of his own podcast. Is the Impossible Burger "just right or not quite?" What’s hidden in Nick’s freezer? Plus: Pop Quiz, Bad Food Business Ideas, and Wackadoo Snackadoo: cricket edition.
August 16, 2019
The blurriest man in show business joins us to discuss the Orlando food scene and the world at large. Father's day Yelp Review Review, and a game for dummies.
August 9, 2019
A very special 25th episode extravaganza super show.  Looking forward, looking back at 25 episodes and the people that made them. A thoughtful retrospective, best of Orlando flash game, we answer listener questions, and Eliot reads a children's story.
August 2, 2019
Eliot eats from a dumpster. What to eat when you are broke, saving money on food and the history of government cheese. Also: Yelp Review Review.
July 26, 2019
Ryan from Lineage joins us this week to spill the beans about coffee. He also answers your listener questions and many of our own.   Allison makes her first cup of pour-over and shares her experience.   Eliot reviews Craft & Common in Haiku Review.   Etchie attempts to order a frappucino at McDonald’s.   Also: are coffee shops pretentious? Is black coffee secretly good? Plus, a Yelp Review Review REVIEW of Propagation’s notorious and now-defunct Yelp page.   Recommended reading: The Blue Bottle Craft of Coffee by James Freeman, et al.   Recommended Instagram follow: @lineageacademy   Ryan is co-owner of Lineage Coffee Roasting in Orlando, FL
July 19, 2019
Seth from Orlando Meats and Recess Pizza joins us to talk about our obsession with candy. Also: history, games, IKEA haiku review, and Yelp Review Review.
July 12, 2019
A conversation about what it is to be basic and how it relates to food, life, and love.
July 5, 2019
Joined by Krystine and the ghost of Rob Chase, we discuss our experiences and views on alcohol.
June 28, 2019
David from Lineage joins Eliot, Allison, and Etchie this week to discuss our summer bods (not pictured). Also: Fake or Fad Diets game and Haiku review review of Lucky’s Market. David is a certified personal trainer, functional movement specialist and is studying for his master's in exercise physiology.
June 21, 2019
Chris Crespo from Cinema Crespodiso podcast joins the Off Cuts crew to help answer a listener question.  We discuss our favorite food moments in film and what they mean to us.  Also a new segment: Food Review Haiku.
June 14, 2019
 Leigha from @chowdownotown is back to talk all things Chuan Lu.
June 7, 2019
This week we discuss taste development, talk about brand loyalty, and the return of yelp review review.
May 31, 2019
We sit down with Krystine from @feedmeorlando  for a candid conversation about babies, Orlando food, baby food, Allison is still more prepared than we could ever hope for.
May 24, 2019
Pizza, marry, kill. Pizza trivia. Details on the soft opening of recess, gummy pizza and pickle soda, just cuz.
May 17, 2019
Jon Boy shows us his position.
May 10, 2019
Amidst a strange discourse surrounding food provenance, we argue at length about Gordon Ramsay and his role on television.
May 3, 2019
Many things announced. Some happy, some sad. Good night, sweet prince.
April 26, 2019
Rob Chase explains wine stuff while Etchie and eliot argue about taco spot names.
April 19, 2019
Eliot's work husband, Seth Parker fills in for Rob Chase while Rob is in Thailand on "business". We talk about veggies!
April 12, 2019
a very special episode centered around killing and eating human beings. Guest Peter summers weighs in on Michael jackson... repeatedly.
April 5, 2019
In a very special episode we talk all manner of trash about the most detestable coffee company in Orlando. Special guest Shawn Lincoln.
March 29, 2019
Reviewing sushi eat station, the movie Waiting and a worthless employee. Skynet, Samsung, Etchie and Eliot argue technology. Multiple nazi references.
March 22, 2019
Eliot, Rob and Etchie let a girl into the clubhouse. Chowdownotown (Leigha) weighs in on Naroodle and all things ramen. Since we were trying to talk about noodles it went everywhere else. Etchie learns the recipe for ice.
March 15, 2019
We scratch the surface of listener questions, talk about the service industry, talk about last meals and etchie eats too much McDonald's.
March 8, 2019
We have a short discussion about ramen, another Yelp review review, we talk about Instagram food culture and eliot plans an ill fated trip to New York.
March 1, 2019
Wine connoisseur "Sandman" shares his life and love of wine while arguing and drinking... maybe a bit too much.  The skinny on food critics, shooting for the middle and complaining about complaining.
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