On “The Main Ingredient,” we’re passionate about uncovering the stories that simmer beneath the surface of the food and beverage industry. Our mission is to connect listeners with the people who make our meals and drinks special – from the corner bistro to the bustling farmers market. It’s about celebrating the hard work, creativity, and passion that fuels the culinary world.

Each episode of “The Main Ingredient” is a new adventure:

  • Conversations with Chefs and Restaurant Owners: Get an inside look at the culinary industry through candid discussions with those who have built their lives around feeding others.
  • Craftsmen and Artisans: From brewers to distillers, we talk to the craftsmen who are pushing the boundaries of taste and technique.
  • Farmers Market Chronicles: Hear directly from the vendors who bring freshness and variety to our tables, learning about their journey from farm to market.
  • Small Business Spotlights: Delve into the stories of small business owners, understanding the dedication it takes to keep a dream alive and thriving.


Meet the Host – Kevin Burgin

Kevin Burgin is not just a host; he’s a storyteller, a food lover, and a champion of local businesses. With a voice that’s both comforting and captivating, Kevin guides each episode with a genuine interest in the people behind the food and drinks we love. His approachable style encourages guests to open up, sharing not just their successes but also the challenges and lessons learned along the way.

Join the Conversation

“The Main Ingredient” isn’t just a show; it’s a community. We invite you to join us every week as we explore the culinary world through its most passionate players. Tune in, be inspired, and maybe even discover the main ingredient in your own food journey.

“The Main Ingredient with Kevin Burgin” – Where Food Stories Come to Life.

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