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Heston’s Pod & Chips and The Allusionist—the best podcasts

Plus the BBC's Click

By Charlotte Runcie   March 2019
The Allusionist by Helen Zaltzman

The Allusionist by Helen Zaltzman


Heston’s Pod & Chips, Heston Blumenthal

Apparently this is “the world’s first multi-sensory podcast,” though since it began late last year it’s mostly, as far as I can tell, Heston Blumentha talking about food. But as he is almost certainly the world’s biggest food nerd (that’s a compliment), there’s lots of interesting food history and theories to devour here, as well as experiments in how to make food taste better that you can join in with at home. For instance,…

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