September 21, 2018
T3 hits the Country Club Plaza to review the tasty tacos and margaritas from ZOCALO with special guests, the Kansas City improv comedy quintet, HAM KITTY (Trish Berrong, Kate Haugan, Ashley Osborn, and Jen Roser)!
Taco Topics and KC Topics Discussed: Favorite Country Club Plaza Memories! Improv Comedy Mishaps! Things We Love/Hate about KC! KC NEEDS A BREAKFAST TACO PLACE!! And much much more! We check the TACO TICKER, play TOWN OF THE TACO and we taco lot about GUACAMOLE. We also taco 'bout a little ole place called the RUSTY TACO! And we read some BAD REVIEWS in a FUNNY VOICE!
Taco The Town: Bringing a Little Class to this ole former swampy marsh now called The Plaza!"
September 12, 2018
It's BBQ Week in KC!! (When isn't it BBQ Week in KC?) So this week in honor of the World Series of BBQ Cook Off at the American Royal BBQ we are reviewing the BBQ Pork TACQOS from Q39 with Visit KC's TONI ALEXANDER & DEREK BYRNE! On Location at the Visit KC Offices, in this edition we talk a whole lotta KC! They give us their expert opinions on the Top Things to See, Do and Eat Here in KC!
We talk Food (KC BBQ, KC PIZZA, KC Sandwiches, KC Coffee Shops, KC Burgers) and tries to sell his guest's on his KC Taco Initiative! Will Visit KC help him make Tacos the Official Food of Kansas City?
Other Taco Topics discussed: Downtown Tacos! Late Night $2 Tacos at Chipotle, Toni's Homemade Pizza Tacos, Lifetime Supplies of Queso, KC Taco Tours, Q: "Is a Taco a Sandwich?" Hear Toni and Derek go for a Perfect Score in the Taco Topics Speed Round! Dave and his guests even touch upon KCK, the Shake Shack Opening (NO TACOS?!), and Bird Scooters vs. Floating Segways! The Future of KC is a stake! This week it's KC BBQ Meets KC TACOS! Two KC Culinary Monsters at last become ONE!!!
September 5, 2018
Lots o' Taco Topics are cussed and discussed this week on T3 as we're ON LOCATION at TACO REPUBLIC! Dave is joined by Copywriter/Grammy Winning Singer and Taco The Town SuperFan KATIE CRAWFORD and Photographer/Taco Fanatic JASON TRACY! Together the three tackle plates of tasty tacos and discuss some of the most important Taco Questions of our times, such as: MUSTARD ON TACOS: YAY OR NAY?, TACO DATING, ENDANGERED TARANTULA TACOS, IS DALLAS THE BEST TACO CITY IN TEXAS?, and MINNESOTA LUTEFISK TACOS!
Also this week we touch upon Cruising the 'Fe in MiniVans; What Does KC Get a Bad Rap About?; Blockbuster Video; Favorite KC Radio or TV Jingle; Kansas vs. Missouri; Chili Cheese Burritos; and Secret Menus.
We also do our first SIDE O' BEANS REVIEW!!! Plus: Dave puts his guests through THE TACO GAUNTLET! Hop in your MiniVan and get down to Taco Republic! Located at one of the Best Food Intersections in the Town of the Taco!
August 28, 2018
This week on T3, Dave and his guests, CHRIS and LINDSY DORSEY belly up to the bar at DOS REALES AUTHENTIC MEXICAN RESTAURANT and devour plates and plates of tasty tacos; and buckets of their famous Margaritas (or as Lindsy calls them, her 'Happy Juice'!).
Dave is also joined by owner and operator of Dos Reales, ALVARO QUEZADA and they break down a plethora of Taco Topics, such as: TACO ORIGINS, TASTY TORTILLAS, HAUNTED MEXICAN RESTAURANTS and we unlock the SECRETS OF THE ULTIMATE LENEXA PARTY BASEMENT!
Also covered in this episode: A 101-Year-Old Woman who Eats a lotta Taco Bell, Behind-The-Scenes Stories from the set of Dave's film 'JACUZZI NIGHTZ', McCormick Taco Seasoning, Hot Tub Time Machine Karaoke Parties, and Chris tells us about working for AMC and seeing Mickey Rourke's Face Up close in person! No Fake Taco News here...just 100% Authentic Taco Realness.
August 21, 2018
This episode of T3 is filled to the brim with taco-y, fashion-y, robot-y goodness! We're joined by ASHLEY WHITE and SABRINA OSBORN, Fashion & Lifestyle Experts from Le Stylo Rouge (www.lestylorouge.com)! They help Dave clean out his closet (What's In and What's Out in Men's Taco Fashion!) and also help him figure out the best wardrobe to wear while eating copious amounts of Tacos!
Our taco review this week is CACAO, at their new Watts Mill location! Authentic and delicious! This episode also features another edition of MICHAEL TAKES ON TACO BELL as friend of the show, actor MICHAEL McMILLIAN (TV's Crazy Ex-Gilfriend, True Blood) tries menu items from his local Hollywood Taco Bell! This week Michael tries Nacho Fries and a Crunch Wrap Supreme!
ALSO IN THIS WEEK'S EDITION: Dave gives a eulogy to his favorite pair of old Cargo Shorts! There won't be a dry eye in the house! We also talk Taco Bell Robot Kiosks, The Keto Diet, The Great CHIPOTLE vs. QDOBA Guacamole Stand Off of 2018, Drake in KC, Those wacky Bird Scooters & KURTIS SEABOLDT, the Man of Many Voices gives us an epic BAD REVIEW IN A FUNNY VOICE! Pull up a chair! There are a lot of tacos to eat and lot of clothes and topics to unpack (and pack) in this edition of TACO THE TOWN!
August 15, 2018
It's a dream come true as Dave and Executive Producer Chris Garibaldi make the trek to Topeka to visit the Taco Wonderland that is TACO TOPIA 2018! They are joined by Rock Musician and Taco Lover, MARK HENNING (Zoom, The National Trust, Voice Of Action) as well as the Tater Twins and their GIGANTIC POTATO from the Idaho Potato Company!
Join Dave and the gang as they discuss Over-Sized Potatoes, Taco Inflation, Lawrence and Topeka Rock n' Roll, TOPCITY TACO TALES from Dave's Past, SPUDDY BUDDY, Evel Knievel, Hal Needham, Chicago and Idaho Tacos, and Chihuahua Beauty Pageants! We also read some BAD REVIEWS of Topeka Landmarks as well as answer the question, "What's a Frumpet?"
WELCOME TO TACO TOPIA!! Where the Tacos are flowing and the Potatoes are LARGE!!
July 31, 2018
T3 is coming to you from the Northland once again as we review one of their crown Taco Jewels...IXTAPA FINE MEXICAN CUISINE! Famous for it's authentic Mexican menu and it's breathtaking Guacamole Dip! Dave is joined by Parkville residents; Actress and Improv performer STELLA GARIBALDI and Actor/Musician/Enchilada Lover NATHAN JURRIES!
The gang discuss acting in the PBS short film 'CHARLIE 13' as well as encountering demons in dorm rooms! Other taco topics discussed: The End of Mike Moose-Tacos in KC! KATY PERRY IN A SCOTLAND TACO BELL! THE PROPER WAY TO HOLD A TACO! ENCHILADAS! Another edition of GUAC TALK! Favorite KC Day Trips! And how KC needs to step up it's (fill in the blank) Game! PLUS: Our guest's try to crack the case of Dave's BAD TACO EXPERIENCE THAT MUST GO UNMENTIONED!! We also discuss the upcoming TACO TOPIA (KANSAS TACO FESTIVAL) coming to Kansas on Aug. 11th!
July 24, 2018
TACOS & BEERS! BEERS & TACOS! This week T3 is coming to you straight outta North Kansas City which is booming right now! We're taste testing tasty tacos from BEERDED MAN'S KITCHEN and sipping on some CINCO WHEAT, a Guacamole inspired beer from the brewmaster at COLONY KC!
Joining us this week are ADAM ROBERTS and BRENT MILLER, owners of SCREENLAND ARMOUR & TAPCADE! We're also joined by Colony KC's Beer Master RODNEY BEAGLE, The Beerded Man himself from Beerded Man's Kitchen JASON FRITZ and Beer Tasting Expert (I think that means he drinks a lot of beer) Executive Producer CHRIS GARIBALDI!
Other Taco Topics covered this week: VIRTUAL TACOS IN FORTNITE! WHAT SECRET INGREDIENT DOES TACO BELL SEASON THIER BEEF WITH? LOOSE MEAT BURGERS!! IS A HOT DOG A TACO?! AND WHAT WEIRD GHOSTS & DEMONS RESIDE INSIDE SCREENLAND ARMOUR?! We also play the new smash hit Question and Answer Game 'BREWERY OR BOGUS'!! Take a listen and join us in North Kansas City for some tacos n' brews! NORTH KC...it's like KC but it's NORTH!!
July 19, 2018
NACHO THE TOWN! NACHO THE TOWN! That's right we're in Westport in this week's edition of T3 talking tacos and NACHOS!! Dave is joined by KC Nacho Expert SARAH LEGG and KC Fashion/Style Expert (from thestyleoperandi.com) KINSEY CATES (She kinda likes nachos, too). Together we break down the best spots for nachos in KC as well as review the tasty tacos from WESTPORT ALE HOUSE!
Other Taco Topics Covered: The Return of Nacho Fries at Taco Bell, The 25th Anniversary of DEMOLITION MAN, Futuristic Taco Bell at San Diego Comic-Con, New Possible Menu Items at Chipotle, and Eating Nachos and Hoagies on the KC Street Car!
We also touch upon the Best New Restaurants in KC, KC/Westport Development, Eating Iguana Eggs, Cargo Shorts, The Death of your Favorite Breakfast Cereal Mascots and "Have you ever wanted to change your name?" We really get to the Bottom of some NACHOS and TACOS this week on T3KC!
July 10, 2018
This week Taco The Town tackles a controversial taco themed food type.....like a monolith floating on the fringes of the Taco-Verse...an object that cannot easily be defined or tamed...that's right...Dave and his guests MIKE and AARON WEATHERFORD (QUESTION TIME W/ RANDY E.LEE, YETI! A Tale of The Brothers Krong, DALE'S STILL DEAD, THE LAST JAYHAWKER) take on TACO PIZZA from CASEY'S GENERAL STORE!
They attempt to make sense of Taco Pizza and they brainstorm ways to make a better Taco Pizza! Dave and his guests also discuss possible new menu items from Taco Bell and the Taco Bell AirBnB (Would you stay there?).
Other Topics Discussed: Fun KC Summertime Activities, The Best KC Pizza Places, Rubbing the Bullet Holes at Union Station and THE HISTORY OF TACO PIZZA!! When this episode is over Dave will have a new opinion of Taco Pizza...will it be YAY or NAY?!!