These cherry pies are buttery, crispy and tart - and they fit in the palm of your hand

Food memories are funny. While I remember distinctly the very first time I tasted a fried pie, I find I can’t really recall its flavor, texture or any particulars. More, I remember my brain darn...

DATE: July 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

China tariffs could erode remaining US shark fin business

PORTLAND, Maine – A new set of Chinese tariffs on U.S. seafood, including items made from shark fins, could further erode what remains of the American industry for the controversial products. China...

DATE: June 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Jack Daniel’s prices increase in Europe because of tariffs

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The price of Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey will increase in the European Union because of the impact of the bloc’s new 25 percent tariff. The EU is taxing a range of U.S....

DATE: June 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

This chicken recipe is so good it could bring back the balsamic craze

I share with you a go-to recipe that’s so simple and versatile that it actually dropped out of my weeknight rotation, because (a) it’s “just chicken,” and (b) there are so many other chicken dishes...

DATE: June 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Ska Brewing debuts MoSka Mule Saturday

Ska Brewing Co. will release its 23rd anniversary beer, MoSka Mule, in cans across its distribution footprint next week. This ale was brewed with ginger and lime to create the flavors of a...

DATE: June 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

The Roost opens on College Drive downtown

After 6512’ closed in 2016, the space at 128 E. College Drive downtown remained vacant for two years. Now, it has reopened as The Roost. Owned by Chris and Michele Redding, who also run Cuckoo’s...

DATE: June 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Animas City Farmers Market welcomes all Wednesday nights on North Main

Farmers market meets block party meets evening bazaar at the new Animas City Farmers Market every Wednesday night from 3 to 7 p.m. at the corner parking lot of 30th and Main at 2977 Main Ave. ...

DATE: June 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Farmers Market profile: Adobe House Farm finds a home

Linley Dixon has had a passion for farming since she was a kid. As a child, she would save her neighbor’s scraps and compost them in her backyard. “I think there’s a farmer’s gene,” she said. ...

DATE: June 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

This dessert could be cooler than ice cream on a hot day

Here’s a creamy, sweet, chilled dessert that’s arguably more refreshing – and better for you – on a hot summer’s day than a bowl of ice cream. This cool melon soup makes the most of juicy...

DATE: June 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Ska Brewing Co. installs solar panels

Ska Brewing Co. has installed 223 solar panels at its world headquarters at 225 Girard St. in Durango. These new solar panels will generate enough energy to brew approximately 545,000 pints each...

DATE: June 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Local First Harvest Dinner tickets available

Tickets for this year’s Harvest Dinner are for sale online at local-first.org. Quantities are limited and will sell fast, so event hopefuls are encouraged to purchase tickets early. Each ticket is...

DATE: June 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

How to pick the most useful herbs to plant in your back yard

I’m not an avid backyard gardener. My thumb is less than green, and my small patio is shaded by trees and fences, preventing prolific vegetable growth. But I haven’t felt the loss too keenly, as I...

DATE: June 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food