For Foodies : The Salt Here you'll find information on the unique ingredients, fancy techniques, new ideas and celebrations of the good food, fancy or plain, that you're craving right now.

For Foodies

This Vivace "no-kill" caviar was harvested from a Siberian sturgeon via a massage-based technique. The fish didn't die. But did the taste survive? Alastair Bland for NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Alastair Bland for NPR

The Diamondbacks' D-bat Dog is an18-inch corn dog filled with cheese, bacon and jalapeƱo. @DBACKS VIA TWITTER hide caption

toggle caption
@DBACKS VIA TWITTER

Batter Up: Baseball Just Got Its Most Decorated Corn Dog

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/295756854/296212063" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Architects Alejandro D'Acosta and Claudia Turrent incorporated materials salvaged from boats into the Vena Cava winery in Baja's Guadalupe Valley. Courtesy of Alejandro D'Acosta and Claudia Turrent hide caption

toggle caption
Courtesy of Alejandro D'Acosta and Claudia Turrent

Doug and Barb Garrott assemble a Lido 2 grinder at their home in Troy, Idaho. They've spent the past three years perfecting their design for the hand-cranked machine. Jessica Greene hide caption

toggle caption
Jessica Greene

Rebecca Weld (aka The Cookie Architect) nabbed the Oscar of the cookie world for this series of Nantucket-themed biscuits. Courtesy of Rebecca Weld via Cookie Connection hide caption

toggle caption
Courtesy of Rebecca Weld via Cookie Connection

Freshly Baked Art: Cookies That Are A Feast For The Eyes

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/287314709/288713021" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Adam Cole/NPR

From Aztecs To Oscars: Popcorn's Beautiful, Explosive Journey

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/283307934/283307935" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript