Cinema and Spice Nominated for a Webby Award in the How-To and DIY Category

Natasha Feldman and Julianna Strickland
Natasha Feldman and Julianna Strickland

Cinema and Spice is a web cooking series that has quickly become an addiction of ours here at Your Home. Two women, Natasha and Julianna met while working together in LA at a vegan restaurant and quickly became friends and roommates. While sharing an apartment, the two began cooking, sharing recipes and Cinema & Spice was launched as a YouTube Channel in 2011.  Feldman and Strickland have produced over 100 imaginative and informative videos to date. The cooking series was picked up by Yahoo! in 2013, where the 14 episode season garnered over 2.5 million views.  Watch episodes here:

The highly successful web-series is nominated for a Webby, the highest honor on the internet.  The cooking show features 3-to-5-minute creative and entertaining episodes inspired by films and TV shows with themed recipes, costumes and set-decoration.  Cinema & Spice is nominated in the How-to & DIY category and Feldman and Strickland are honored to be nominated in the company of the high-profile and accomplished established brands PBS, Absolut Vodka, GQ Magazine and culinary giant Mario Batali, they announced today.

In addition to the cooking show Cinema & Spice is also a popular blog full of inspirational food photography, original recipes, healthy living tips, and the occasional food centric travel. Latest Episode

Marcona Almond and Fig Grilled Cheese Cinema  and Spice
Marcona Almond and Fig Grilled Cheese / Cinema and Spice

You, the viewer, has input regarding who wins the Webby by casting votes online.  The People’s Voice Vote ends on April 24th.  Direct link to vote in the How-to & DIY Category

Scroll through the list of their imaginative episode, ideas and recipes below:

Cinema & Spice Episode List and Recipe List (plus guest if applicable)

2013 Yahoo! Season 1

Arrested Development (Nextflix Season)

  • Chocolate Covered Banana Bites
  • Bluth Family Sweet & Savory Cornballs
  • Arrested Development Quote Pillows

Dirty Dancing FEATURING Jennifer Grey

  • “I Carried a Watermelon” Salad
  • Watermelon Agua Fresca

Pulp Fiction

  • Big Kahuna Burger
  • 5 Dolla’ Shake

Man of Steel

  • Super Smashed Potatoes
  • The Perfect Fried Egg
  • Metropolis Morning Bacon

Monsters University

  • Mike Wazowski Apple Snacks
  • Monsters U Homemade Ramen
  • Very Scary Monster Nails

The Lone Ranger

  • Hi Ho Silver Whiskey Cocktail
  • Grilled Tri-tip with Chimichurri
  • Skillet Cornbread

Downton Abbey

  • Lady Edith High Tea Cocktail
  • The Crawley Family Trifle
  • Mrs. Hughes’ Teacup Candles

The Avengers FEATURING Clark Gregg

  • Agent Coulson Coleslaw
  • The Avengers Chicken Shawarma

The Godfather

  • Corleone Family Meatballs
  • Italian Chopped Salad

True Blood

  • Baked Sweet Potato Fries with Cajun Ketchup
  • “Good as Fried” Oven Fried Chicken
  • Blood Red Rum Cocktail

 Harry Potter

  • Harry Potter Edible Wizard Wands
  • Magical Butterbeer Cupcakes
  • Hogwarts Potion Necklaces

 Breaking Bad

  • Los Pollos Hermanos Chicken Tacos
  • Blue Magic Margarita
  • Crystal Blue Rock Candy

The Great Gatsby

  • Daisy’s Mini Lemon Cakes
  • Caesar Salad Skewers
  • Shrimp and Crab Cocktail

 Witches of East End

  • Grilled Cheese SandWITCHES
  • BeWITCHING Tea Latte
  • Homemade ChipWITCHES


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