Heard Podcast!

Heard! Podcast

Heard! is a food, beverage, and hospitality podcast featuring interviews with leading industry professionals at the local and national level.  The concept is a Detroit based collaboration between the Detroit Optimist Society, the Hungry Dudes, and NickDrinks.com.  Please check us out online at www.heardpodcast.com to listen in and learn more about the guys.  Cheers!


All Episodes

Heard! Podcast – Episode 113 Marketing for Outlaws

Sagen Isham, marketing and events manager for the Working Class Outlaws, joins us to discuss what it’s like to manage the social media, philanthropic endeavors, events and more for...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 112 Small Town Sommelier

Justin King, owner of Bridge Street Social & the forthcoming Bar Mitena and advanced sommelier, joins us to discuss a whole range of wine related issues. Bridge Street Social...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 111 The Chef with the Guy Fieri Tattoo

Chef Chad Barrett joins us to discuss his recent appearance on Food Network’s Guy’s Grocery Games. This is Chad’s second appearance after winning $16,000 in his first appearance in...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 110 What Can Salsa and Sandwiches Teach Us About Life?

Carlos Parisi, owner of Aunt Nee’s/Sandwich Connoisseur/Host of Sandwich Talk Podcast/Pop Up Entrepreneur/Food Enthusiast, joins us to discuss all of his many roles and how he bends time &...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 109 Summertime in Corktown

Chefs Brendon Edwards and Hailey Enszer from Gold Cash Gold in Detroit join me to discuss the very welcome change in seasons. We talk menu changes, cocktails, donuts, brunch,...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 108 On the Search for Michigan’s Best

Amy Sherman and John Gonzalez are the duo behind MLive’s wildly popular “Michigan’s Best” series. Hot off the announcement of their search for Michigan’s Best Waterfront Restaurant, Amy &...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 107 Biscuits and Bacon: A Talk with Chef Bob Bennett

Bob Bennett, head chef of Zingerman’s Roadhouse in Ann Arbor, Michigan, joins us to talk about biscuits, bacon, and so much more. Zingerman’s presents Camp Bacon this week. Camp...

Heard Podcast – Episode 106 Hatching Baobab Fare

Mamba Hamissi, co-owner of Baobab Fare, joins us. Mamba and Nadia, his wife, are opening Detroit’s first East African restaurant. The journey to open Baobab Fare has been intense....

Heard! Podcast – Episode 105 Episode 105 – Smokin’ for 15 Years

Deni Smiljanovski, owner of Lazybones Smokehouse & partner in Brown Iron Brewhouse, joins us to discuss the longevity of Lazybones and what’s on the horizon for Brown Iron as...