Comfort Eating with Grace Dent
The Guardian
You might not realise it, but food can reveal a lot about your story…and your favourite celebs’ stories too. Join the Guardian’s restaurant critic and Comfort Eating host Grace Dent with celebrity guests (this season including James May, Self Esteem & Big Zuu), as she throws the cupboard doors wide open on friendship, family - and the foods that have seen them through it all. Supported by Ocado. See Grace doing Comfort Eating  LIVE for the first time on Weds 25 May at the Podcast Show, London. Her guest is entrepreneur, podcaster and TV personality Jamie Laing, best known from his time as a regular on Made In Chelsea. Book tickets here
17 MAY 2022
S3 E1: James May, broadcaster
Grace Dent is back for third helpings of Comfort Eating, and her first guest of the season is James May, co-presenter of The Grand Tour. The pair chow down over the ex-Top Gear star’s favourite snack, as he tells Grace about his childhood in Rotherham, inability to share food and how a ‘catastrophic lack of ambition’ led him to be one of the UK’s most popular broadcasters
39 min
12 MAY 2022
Comfort Eating with Grace Dent is back – podcast trailer
Comfort Eating with Grace Dent is back for third helpings on 17 May. Join her and celebrity guests as they reveal the comfort foods that have seen them through in the third series You can see Grace Dent on Comfort Eating live at the Podcast Show on 25 May, with special guest Jamie Laing. Tickets can be found here
1 min
11 JAN 2022
S2 E12: Guy Garvey, musician
Grace’s final guest for season two of Comfort Eating is the Elbow frontman Guy Garvey. He tells Grace about growing up as one of seven, coping with stage fright through booze, learning to be comfortable in restaurants in his 40s, and the comfort foods that have seen him through it all
39 min
4 JAN 2022
S2 E11: Dave Myers, hairy biker
Grace’s first fellow Cumbrian guest on Comfort Eating comes in the form of TV cook and hairy biker Dave Myers. He tells Grace about – ironically – losing all his hair aged eight, his years as a makeup artist, working in the steelyards of Barrow-in-Furness, and the comfort foods that have seen him through it all
38 min
28 DEC 2021
S2 E10: Jo Brand, comedian
Jo Brand is next round for Comfort Eating, and she brings a snack with her that Grace ‘devours like a wild animal’. She tells Grace about her rebellious years after being kicked out by her parents, the fun of the 1980s comedy scene, and the comfort foods that have seen her through it all
36 min
21 DEC 2021
S2 E9: Craig David – Christmas special
Grace’s guest on this festive edition of Comfort Eating is the musician Craig David. He talks about his favourite Christmas presents, the magic of childhood Blockbuster trips, his strange times in Miami, and the comfort foods that have seen him through
35 min
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