Great wines exist far north of Napa Valley

The appeal of Napa is justified by its classic, iconic style of cabernet sauvignon – ripe, robust and concentrated. And let’s not forget the heavy oak influence of long-barrel aging in new French...

DATE: May 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

This lighter take on fish and chips could be your new favorite way to savor the ‘takeaway’ classic

While Fish and Almost Chips shares its two main ingredients with the British national takeaway dish alluded to in the title, its differences are significant enough to mention right upfront. Those...

DATE: May 7, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

With Trump rollback, school lunch could get more white bread

NEW YORK – Is white bread about to make a comeback on school lunch menus? After complaints about taste and costs, the Trump administration rolled back a rule that required foods like pasta and...

DATE: May 6, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

How would local chefs keep life delicious on a desert island?

Most people abandoned in the wilderness in “Naked and Afraid” would die naked and afraid in real life. Hungry, too. Hypothetical life-threatening situations are far more enjoyable. So instead of...

DATE: April 30, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

Steamworks to tap Pineapple Express firkin

Steamworks Brewing Co. plans to continue its Firkin Fridays series by tapping its “Pineapple Express” firkin at 3 p.m. Friday at its downtown brewpub. For this firkin, Steamwork’s brewers started...

DATE: April 30, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

How many cherries in frozen pie? FDA may soon drop its rules

NEW YORK – President Donald Trump may soon be able to claim a sweet victory for his deregulation push, with officials preparing to get rid of the decades-old rules for frozen cherry pies. Emails...

DATE: April 30, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

Make your mornings glorious with these easy, healthful muffins

“If you want something done right, you have to do it yourself” is an adage that certainly applies to a more healthful muffin. Whenever I’ve purchased one – as I have a multitude of times – all...

DATE: April 30, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

Food poisoning remains persistent problem, U.S. report finds

NEW YORK – As recent illnesses tied to raw turkey, ground beef, cut melon and romaine lettuce suggest, U.S. food poisoning cases don’t appear to be going away anytime soon. The Centers for Disease...

DATE: April 28, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

Is it possible to drink without the harmful effects?

Drinking has always had a reputation for being cool. Legends who held their liquor like Hunter Thompson and Hank Williams were famous for their altered states and made the idea of total...

DATE: April 23, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

This barbecue jackfruit sandwich is much more than a vegan consolation prize

Jackfruit has a lot going for it, including a low calorie count and lots of nutrients, but for plant-based cooks its biggest selling points are texture and mild flavor – when it’s unripe. That...

DATE: April 23, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

Spring is here, so embrace it with these tips and recipes for 5 of the season’s produce stars

The arrival of spring produce is absolutely thrilling – at least for me. But then I lead a pretty tame life. Even if seeing those first spears of asparagus and cherubic radishes doesn’t send you...

DATE: April 22, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

When it comes to wine, weird is the new normal, and that’s for the better

Two telling things happened in spring 2008: In March, JP Morgan acquired Bear Stearns for $2 per share, to stabilize a Wall Street giant, and about a month later, a cohort of wine collectors...

DATE: April 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

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