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El Moro Spirits and Tavern set for soft reopening Jan. 19

After more than three months of reconstruction to repair damage caused by a structural fire on Oct. 5, 2016, El Moro Spirits and Tavern is set for a soft reopening Thursday, Jan. 19. El Moro...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

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Will the Girl Scouts’ S’mores cookies be the next Thin Mints? Or the next Le Chip?

It’s the 100-year anniversary of a classic childhood ritual: Girl Scout cookie sales. And in its honor, the Scouts’ bakeries – Little Brownie Bakers in Louisville and ABC Bakers in Richmond – are...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

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Bloom Cafe to open on College Drive

Bloom Cafe, a cafe with an emphasis on organic healthy foods, will open at 11 a.m. Jan. 17 at 309 West College Dr. (in the Albertsons parking lot) in Durango. In-house baker Kristin Wheelock bakes...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

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A winter warmer that’s creamy, without the cream

If there’s a walking, talking advertisement for the power of food to provide energy, it’s got to be Tess Masters. Anyone who has met her, seen her or read her work knows that the actor, cook and...

DATE: Jan. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

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Basic rules can help adapt recipes for the cooking speed you choose

It’s winter: We’ve nested inside, we’re ready for stews and braises, but we’re still strapped to that infernal invention, the clock. There are rarely enough minutes, at least not when we want them....

DATE: Jan. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

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Taco Bell is going national with fried chicken taco shell

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Taco Bell plans to go nationwide this month with its latest concoction: a taco with a shell made entirely out of fried chicken. Taco Bell says the shell of the Naked Chicken...

DATE: Jan. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

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At Evenings Porch Assisted Living, healthful local food a key to program

In A Room of One’s Own, Virginia Woolf wrote, “One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” Woolf was writing about equality, but this same turn of phrase can also be...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Calling all cooks! Send us your chili recipe for a chance to share it with the community

Do you fancy yourself a gourmet chef? Are you itching to share your personal penchant for food preparation? Do you want to show off your culinary skills for your fellow Herald readers? Here’s your...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

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Meet the Fort Collins brewer who turned America sour

FORT COLLINS (AP) – On a snowy September day 20 years ago, Peter Bouckaert arrived in Fort Collins. American craft beer would never be the same. “I want to turn the whole U.S. sour,” Bouckaert said...

DATE: Jan. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

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Giving peanut-based foods to babies early prevents allergies

WASHINGTON – Most babies should start eating peanut-containing foods well before their first birthday, say guidelines released Thursday that aim to protect high-risk tots and other youngsters, too,...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

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Hawaii residents renew push for stricter pesticide rules

HONOLULU – Hawaii residents concerned about pesticide use by major agriculture companies on the islands are planning a push to strengthen regulation over chemicals they fear harm their health. The...

DATE: Jan. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

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Dried fruits come to life when simmered with tea

Warm, fragrant and sweet, this medley of dried fruit simmered in vanilla and honey-infused chai tea is the kind of comfort food to go for when you want that cozy, feel-good essence in a healthful...

DATE: Jan. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food