Remarks by Marilyn Wilkinson of the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board
Marilyn Wilkinson of the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board introduces their donation of Wisconsin cheese paired with Illinois wines to the Greater Midwest Foodways Alliance's fifth annual symposium, "Road Food: Exploring the Midwest One Bite at a Time."
Marilyn Wilkinson manages national product communications for the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board. She began her career as a journalist with a Midwestern newspaper chain. She has contributed to The Taste of Mexico, with Mexican chef Patricia Quintana, and a revision of The Joy of Cooking. She is a former chair of the of American Institute of Wine and Food–Chicago Chapter and the food and beverage section of the Public Relations Society of America. She was elected to membership as a Les Dames d’Escoffier.
This talk was part of the Greater Midwest Foodways Alliance
's fifth annual symposium, "Road Food: Exploring the Midwest One Bite at a Time." Other events from this symposium recorded by Chicago Amplified—listed in the order they were presented—are as follows:Marked for Life: My Travels on Route 66 in '53
, with Terri RyburnState Fair Heirloom Recipe Contest
, with Catherine LambrechtMobile Food in 19th-Century Chicago
, with Peter EnglerFood Trucks: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow
, with Louisa ChuWill Success Spoil Regional Food?
, with Michael SternThe Drive-In Restaurant: Before and After the Dawn of Fast Food, Food Theater
, with Mary BerginA Gopher Turned Badger Eats Hoosier, and Vice Versa: Midwestern Culinary Traditions in the Small-Town Cafe
, with Joanne StuttgenWhat Happened to Horseshoes?
, with Julianne GlatzPies on the Road
, with Shirley CherkaskyEthnographic Food Writing, or How I Ate My Way Across Wisconsin and Lived to Tell About It
, with Joanne StuttgenCulinary Tourism in the Land of Meat and Potatoes and Green Bean Casserole
, with Lucy M. LongSummer Vacations in Northern Wisconsin
, with Kelly SearsBorn to be Mild: Oral Histories and Pathways of the Midwest Supper Club
, with Dave HoekstraFarmers Markets of the Heartland, the Ultimate Road Trip
, with Janine MacLachlanOn the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail
, with Clara OrbanRemarks by Marilyn Wilkinson of the Wisconsin Milk Marketing BoardFeast: Radical Hospitality in Contemporary Art Curator-Led Tour
Recorded Saturday, April 28, 2012 at Kendall College.