Radio Nibbles – Adrian Miller on the rebranding of “Aunt Jemima”

On Radio Nibbles this week John Lehndorff and Sam Fuqua chat with Denver author Adrian Miller who has penned three books about African-American cuisine. Miller talks about the rebranding of companies like Aunt Jemima and Uncle Ben and the impact of racism on recipes and food marketing. John talks about the food he found at the Island Shanty Woman shop in Longmont.


John Lehndorff is the former food editor at the Daily Camera, dining critic for the Rocky Mountain News, and Chief Judge at the National Pie Championships.

He hosts Radio Nibbles Thursdays at 8:25 a.m. on KGNU (88.5 FM & 1390 AM in Boulder, 98.7FM in Ft. Collins, 93.7FM in Nederland and streaming worldwide at