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Chicago based food enthusiasts Jay Zawaski and Rick Camp discuss food items, "fat culture" and experiences with a lot of laughs mixed in. Follow the podcast on Twitter @ImFatPod. Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

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Chicago based food enthusiasts Jay Zawaski and Rick Camp discuss food items, "fat culture" and experiences with a lot of laughs mixed in. Follow the podcast on Twitter @ImFatPod. Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 230: KFC Chizza, Margie's Candies, Napoli Per Tutti

2/26/2024
It's Episode 230 of the I'm Fat Podcast! This week, Rick and Jay try a couple of new spots, including Napoli Per Tutti in Schaumburg and a Chicago institution, Margie's Candies. We also have EVEN MORE Culver's news! YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:01:03:53

Episode 229: EXCLUSIVE, MAJOR CULVER'S NEWS!

2/19/2024
Our Culver's Insider has come through with some MAJOR news for 2024. You won't want to miss this episode. The guys also discuss what it would take to end a meal, is farting at the urinal ok, and much more! YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:01:12:28

Episode 228: Kopp's, Italian Delights & Disney Leavin's

2/12/2024
It's Episode 228 of the I'm Fat Podcast. This week, Jay and Rick share some great Italian meals they had. Rick visits Kopp's in Wisconsin while Jay is apparently "a king." YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:00:59:52

Episode 227: Recapping Jay's trip to Disney's Festival of the Arts

2/5/2024
It's a Jay-heavy episode of the I'm Fat Podcast, for worse or worse. He recaps his trip to Walt Disney World, which happened to occur during EPCOT's International Festival of the Arts. We recap all of the Zawaskis' food adventures, and much more on this week's I'm Fat Podcast. Book a Disney Trip with Sarah!: sarah@justaddmagictravel.com YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:01:15:34

Episode 226: Kuma's, High Five Ramen, Cookie Magic

1/22/2024
It's a Double Stuf edition of the I'm Fat Podcast. This week, the fellas discuss trips to Kuma's, High Five Ramen, and more. Jay reveals the unbelievably great deal that is Cookie Magic at Insomnia Cookies, while Rick visits Trader Joe's for the first time. YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:01:11:14

Episode 225: Frozen Andy Reid, Taco Maya, Saban's Oatmeal Cream Pies

1/15/2024
It's Episode 225 of the I'm Fat Podcast, and football coaches are in the news. First, Andy Reid thrived in the Kansas City cold, despite looking somewhat like a frozen walrus...then the retired Nick Saban is "memorialized" with stacks of Oatmeal Cream Pies. Rick shares Sam's recipe for Cannoli Dip, while Jay visits Taco Maya in Rosemont. YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:01:02:10

Episode 224: Bojangles Coming to Chicago!

1/8/2024
It's Episode 224 of the I'm Fat Podcast. This week, the fellas talk about Bojangles coming to Chicago. They also taste-test some European candies and talk about how to manage being out of breath. YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:00:59:49

Episode 223: Christmas Recap, Food Reviews Aplenty

1/1/2024
It's been a busy week for your favorite Fats, Rick Camp and Jay Zawaski. First, the fellas recap their very busy Christmases, then share several reviews from spots around Chicagoland, including Rosario's, Vito & Nicks, CHI-Shack, and more! YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:01:00:48

Episode 222: Christmas Favorites & Crop Dusting

12/24/2023
It's a very special Christmas episode of the I'm Fat Podcast. This week, Jay and Rick share their favorite holiday songs, movies, snacks, and all-time gifts. Rick visits an old favorite before saying goodbye to Lombard, and Jay asks a crop dusting question to "The Fats." YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:00:59:34

Episode 221: Little Debbie Charcuterie, Harrison Gourd Strikes Again

12/18/2023
It's Episode 221 of the I'm Fat Podcast, and Jay Zawaski is back! This week, the fellas discuss their food adventures from this week, including an insane item at the Zawaski Christmas Party. In the meantime, Rick has a chunky thief ruining his holiday treats. YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:00:59:18

Episode 220: The Popcorn Personality Test

12/12/2023
It’s Episode 220 of the I’m Fat Podcast, with Rick’s girlfriend Sam covering for Jay one more time. Tons of topics this week, including: -Sam returns -Two Brothers Roundhouse -Christkindlmarket taste tests -CosMcs opens -Christmas cookies -Popcorn eating styles YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:00:59:49

Episode 219: The Dating Episode

12/5/2023
It’s a special I’m Fat Podcast! With Jay out this week, tending to family duties, Rick hosts with his girlfriend Sam and our pal Charlie the Bacon Guy! Don’t miss this one! YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:01:02:50

Episode 218: Thanksgiving Pregame Show, Harrison Gourd is here

11/20/2023
It's Episode 218 of the I'm Fat Podcast, and Jay and Rick are pumped for Thanksgiving. We preview our first two (or ten) plates, then Rick tells us about Frato's Thanksgiving Pizza. We also reveal the name of our fat squirrel mascot and share some of our food adventures of the week. YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:00:56:07

Episode 217: Taco Bell Breakfast, Rick's Fat New Friend

11/13/2023
It's Episode 217 of the I'm Fat Podcast! This week, Jay and Rick discuss their weekly food adventures. Jay has a weird experience at Jersey Mike's and tries Taco Bell's breakfast tacos, while Rick samples Twix Cookie Dough and has a fat new friend. YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:01:08:12

Episode 216: Thanksgiving Pizzas, Italian Subs, and Tasty Biscuits

11/6/2023
It's Episode 216 of the I'm Fat Podcast, and as it's November, Jay and Rick are already in a Thanksgiving mood. This week, they tell you about two new Thanksgiving Pizzas...one great...one they're not so sure about. Jay tries a new sub shop while Rick gets a Tasty Biscuit. YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:01:04:36

Episode 215: Worst Halloween Candies & a Food Offense for the Ages

10/29/2023
It's (finally) time for Episode 215 of the I'm Fat Podcast. This week, Jay and Rick talk about their least favorite Halloween candies. Rick shares his new favorite Chinese food spot, while Jay re-visits Pockets. The fellas also react to witnessing one of the worst food-based atrocities in the history of the world. YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:01:15:29

Episode 214: $10 Caramel Apples, Pittsburgh Eats, Rick's Major Award

10/16/2023
It's Episode 214 of the I'm Fat Podcast. This week, Jay recaps his trip to Pittsburgh as well as his pre-airport trip to Elmhurst. Rick shares memories of a major award, hits up a new spot for Donut Sunday, and tries Nerds Candy Corn. YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:01:11:18

Episode 213: Rick & Sam's Anniversary, Portillo's Draft

10/9/2023
It's Episode 213 of the I'm Fat Podcast. This week, the fellas celebrate Rick and Sam's first anniversary. They also visit some good new spots, including Restoration Hardware, Sauer's Bakery, and Just Kabobs! YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:00:57:59

Episode 212: RIP Pal Joey's, Happy Dad Hard Seltzers

10/2/2023
At long last, we bring you Episode 212 of the I'm Fat Podcast. This very autumnal episode is all about pizza news, both happy and sad. Rick's favorite spot, Pal Joey's has closed, but both he and Jay have found some great new pizza options. Jay sings the praises of Happy Dad Hard Seltzers and the Rest Cooling Comforter, and the fellas recap their get-together at Sam's sister's place. YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:01:13:53

Episode 211: Final Fat Meal, Epic Pizza Hack

9/18/2023
It's Episode 211 of the I'm Fat Podcast, an it's another XXXL episode. We start the show NOT talking about the Chicago Bears (you're welcome). We have news from our Culver's Insider, a new entry to Donut Sunday and a Pizza Hack for the ages. YOUTUBE: ⁠youtube.com/c/imfatpodcast⁠ MERCH: ⁠imfatmerch.com⁠ SPONSORS: ⁠Charlie the Bacon Guy⁠, ⁠Frato's Culinary Kitchen⁠ (use code IMFAT to save 10% on online orders), ⁠Mazda of Orland Park⁠, Nik and Ivy Brewing Co. in Lockport SUPPORT: ⁠https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support⁠ --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/im-fat-podcast/support

Duration:01:22:54