Dara Pollak of The Skinny Pig – Tastes Like Space
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A former ballet dancer survives a devastating car accident, chooses a new career path, realizes her strong passion for bacon, and becomes a professional writer (and eater). Plus, improv comedy, a song, a dream about Pee Wee Herman, matcha, and much more…

Dara Pollak (@skinnypignyc), founder of The Skinny Pig (a social media, marketing, and branding consultant for hospitality groups and restaurants around the country, as well as a recipe developer for national brands), guests with hosts Marc Raco (@racomarc), Danielle Beckmann (@deebeck) and producer Elsie (@elsietheproducer) in the MouthMedia Network studio powered by Sennheiser.

In this episode:
  • Real trained squirrels with Johnny Depp, and the Squirrel Actor’s Guild
  • Advertising that is pushing the envelope, as enough businesses and people that are deciding a new reality of advertising
  • Fighting in public
  • A Medieval festival
  • Star Trek Vodka!
  • Everyone’s mixed-up dreams
  • Dream analysis
  • The epic Pee Wee Herman dream
  • A horrible accident changing Dara’s life path and earns her the nickname “Superwoman”
  • Creating The Skinny Pig brand
  • Everything bacon!
  • The United States of Bacon song
  • How food connected with Dara
  • A ghost pepper chicken wing
  • What restaurants are doing wrong with their food
  • La Pecora Bianca, Flex Mussels, and ROKC restaurants
  • An hilarious round of the improv game “Audible” involves Tom Cruise, piranhas, and foie gras, and the worst Thanksgiving ever
  • Plus, Matcha makes an appearance in End of Show Food

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