Cafe Du Nord Presents:
Sporkful Live: Anything's Pastable with Dan Pashman and Sam Sanders
Sun, Apr 28
Doors: 6:00 pm | Show: 7:00 pm
Tickets: $25.00 - $59.00 Buy Tickets
All Ages
America's top food podcast returns to the Bay Area!

Join James Beard Award winning host Dan Pashman, who will be in conversation with Vibe Check's Sam Sanders (formerly of NPR), for this live taping of The Sporkful podcast in celebration of Dan's first cookbook, Anything's Pastable: 81 Inventive Pasta Recipes For Saucy People.

The book was inspired by the response to Dan's viral pasta shape cascatelli, which was named one of Time Magazine's Best Inventions of the Year. There will also be special appearances by Anything's Pastable recipe developer Asha Loupy (a.k.a. "The Saucy Spicetress), food stylist Jillian Knox, and photographer Dan Liberti.

After the taping Dan Pashman will be available to sign copies of his book.

This event will be mixed seated/standing. Please arrive early for best seat selection.

The books will be sold through Omnivore Books

For any event that is listed as 18 or 21 and over, ANY ticket holder unable to present valid identification indicating that they are of age will not be admitted to this event, and will not be eligible for a refund.  Any event listed as All Ages, means 6 years of age or older.  ALL tickets are standing room only unless otherwise specified.  If you need special accomidation, contact info@cafedunord.com. 

Support acts are subject to change without refund.

Professional Cameras are not allowed without prior approval.  Professional Camera defined as detachable lens or of professional grade as determined by the venue staff. When in doubt, just email us ahead of the show! We might be able to get you a Photo Pass depending on Artist’s approval.


Dan Pashman

Dan Pashman is the James Beard and Webby Award-winning creator and host of The Sporkful food podcast. In 2021 Dan released cascatelli, a new pasta shape that he invented, and told the story of its creation in a series on The Sporkful called “Mission: ImPASTAble.” Cascatelli was named one of Time Magazine’s 100 Best Inventions of 2021 and The Sporkful was selected by The New York Times as one of the 10 Best Podcasts of 2021. Dan is also a contributor to NPR and Milk Street Radio. Dan and his work have been featured on The Today ShowRadiolabGuy's Grocery GamesMorning EditionWTF with Marc MaronPlanet MoneyBeat Bobby FlayFreakonomics Radio, and more. He lives outside New York City with his wife and two daughters.

Sam Sanders