Welcome to A Fork On The Road

A FORK ON THE ROAD is a multi-media platform that includes a sensational audio podcast show reaching an audience of OVER 73 million+ listeners and readers on a weekly basis through adrenaline-charged consumer engagement activities such as prize giveaways and remarkable blogs distributed on renowned editorial platforms, such as, Orbitz, iTunes, SoundCloud, The Huffington PostExaminer, Herald de Paris, Traveling Diva and more.

A Fork On The Road knows exactly how to keep you coming back for more. Offering a variety of tourism tips, delectable recipes, and funny conversation about life experiences, Yeni and Mark truly captivate and inspire their listeners and readers. Through the show’s engaging contests, travel deals, unique interviews, and abundant advice on travel-related problems, A Fork On The Road brings interactive and creative ways to bring the audience together to share hysterical stories, enjoy memorable entertainment, explore travel locations together, and awe over over mouth-watering cuisine.

TRAVELINGDIVA is an online travel magazine, specially designed for and by high-heeled, high-end travelers just like you! It is here that A Fork On The Road hosts, Mark DeCarlo & Yeni Alvarez collaborate with other brilliant travel writers. So, check out the site!

Just grab your iPhone …and your passport… and let these culinary travel experts sweep you off your fabulously pedicured feet through this awesome online  publication. Don’t just visit a place. Have a mission, a cause, a vision, a voice. Learn the customs, the lingo, the language, the tone. Don’t go ‘just’ to go. Laissez les bons temps rouler, bebe!

Join host and comedian Mark DeCarlo and Yeni Alvarez on SoundCloud as they embark on great quests for food, travel and fun! A Fork On The Road host live interviews on a regular basis with interesting and unique folks across the world who travel for a living, including musicians, chefs, and comedians. Also, Mark and Yeni are here to help YOU the listener with your travel-related questions. If you have specific questions, just tweet us at @MarkDeCarlo @YeniAlvarez @kr1stna and use the hashtag #AFOTR. You might even be able to score some free stuff just by participating!

Mark and The Traveling Diva, Yeni Alvarez, host the web’s #1 Travel-Foodie Entertainment program, A Fork on the Road, on iTunes. Recent guests include:  Cake King Buddy Valastro, Food Champion Loren Hill winner of 2015’s World Food Championship, Cake Queen Natalie SideserfLisa Smith BrachenRobert DeNiro, Emma Thompson, Samantha Brown, Dick Van Dyke, and Sylvester Stallone.  Each episode features interviews with celebrities, chefs, touring musicians, local characters and features travel deals and contests that reward listeners with prizes all around the country. The show is broadcast from studios in LA Studios and from the best travel spots around the country. The podcast is currently being developed for TV and Webisodes.

The Travel Channel’s Mark DeCarlo has won the Emmy Award for his comedy reports on ABC’TV’s Windy City Live for the last 3 years. These comedic spots celebrate the real people, places and slightly off-kilter characters that make Chicago the best city in America to work, play and live…May through October.

Mark’s Best Selling Travel and Food Guide Book: “A Fork on the Road: 400 Cities, 1 Stomach” spawned America’s #1 Comedy/Travel weekly podcast, “A Fork on the Road Show,” co-hosted with his wife, the fiery TravelingDiva, Yeni Alvarez DeCarlo.

For his HuffPo Travel blog, Mark writes behind the scenes stories about their travels, augmenting his words with entertaining, original videos from all over the world. Travel on your Tongue!

On Examiner, Traveling Diva, a.k.a. Yeni Alvarez is a bon-vivant jet-setter, accomplished animation and voice artist, and self-proclaimed mojito critic. This citizen of the world spends her time discovering the most fabulous destinations for the right budget and sharing her expertise with the audience.

…We’ll see you at A Fork On The Road!

Up in Smoke on the Square – BBQ Time!

https://soundcloud.com/aforkontheroad/smoke-on-the-square Rub elbows and ears with the BBQ experts from the Up in Smoke BBQ Festival in Lincoln, IL.  Its our BBQ...
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Casa Vega Tortilla Soup

Casa Vega Tortilla Soup (Serves 4) 2 oz canola oil 1/2 cup white onion 1 tbsp chile paste 1/2 tsp cumin, garlic powder, dried oregano and salt 1/4 tsp white pepper 2...
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OSCARS 2014, Sandra Bullock, Alfonso Cuaron, Matthew McConaughey, Jared Leto, and Edgar the Oscars Pizza Guy!

OSCARS 2014 with Sandra Bullock, Gravity’s director Alfonso Cuaron, Matthew McConaughey, Jared Leto, and Edgar the Oscars Pizza Guy!...
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Brad Sherwood!

A Fork On The Road Show #10: Brad Sherwood! Comedian and improv veteran Brad Sherwood of Who’s Line Is It Anyway?, along with his wife Seana join Mark and Yeni in...
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Roasted Corn Polenta with Eggplant Caponata

By Chef Barbie Marshall ROASTED CORN POLENTA with EGGPLANT CAPONATA Serves 4 EGGPLANT CAPONATA 4 cups eggplant, chopped 1 cup green and red peppers, chopped 1 cup...
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Sweet Potato Latte

This recipe was inspired by a drink at the YakiniQ Cafe, in San Francisco.  In the heart of Japantown, Christy and Ray are very proud of their concoction, and...
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LIVE From The Randolph Street Market!

This week, Mark and Yeni are LIVE from the Randolph Street Market in Chicago, one of the TOP TEN antique market festivals in the US according to USA TODAY.  With...
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Food And Wine Festival Palm Desert

#TBT This week, Yeni and Mark will return to broadcast LIVE from the Food and Wine Festival Palm Desert. The sold-out wined and dined the desert for three days,...
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Pan-Asian Chef Katie Chin, Sam Clark and the Secret Stewardess!

A Fork On The Road #37: Pan-Asian Chef Katie Chin, Sam Clark and the Secret Stewardess! On this week’s show, Mark and Yeni talk to Pan-Asian chef Katie Chin...
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Chris Gore, PodCrash, & Fitness!

A Fork On The Road Show #16: Traveling And Dating With Chris Gore! Chris Gore, from G4TV’s Attack of the Show and the podcast PodCRASH!, joins Mark and Yeni to...
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