What’s fresh at McDonald’s? The beef in some burgers

NEW YORK – The Quarter Pounder is getting a fresh makeover. McDonald’s said Tuesday that it is serving Quarter Pounders with fresh beef rather than frozen patties at about a quarter of its U.S....

DATE: March 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

One of Louisiana’s best stews now veg-friendly

Anytime I can bring the flavors of Louisiana into my kitchen, I’m happy. Many traditional dishes are off-limits to a vegetarian or vegan, but the smart use of spices and other ingredients can bring...

DATE: March 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

These mushroom skewers with peanut sauce will make you forget chicken satay

Indonesia’s famous satay typically features chicken, grilled on skewers and served with a spicy peanut sauce. Most vegan versions I’ve seen sub in tofu, tempeh, seitan or another soy- or...

DATE: March 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Outlier Cellars opens tasting room in Mancos

Inspired by Southwest Colorado’s historic orchard legacy, the region’s soil, water and climate and the art of craft cider from around the world, Sam Perry and Neal Wight, owners of Outlier Cellars,...

DATE: March 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Jane Walker to replace Johnnie Walker on some scotch bottles

NEW YORK – It’s not the alcohol playing tricks on your eyes: The striding figure on some bottles of Johnnie Walker scotch will be Jane Walker. Liquor maker Diageo says it plans to roll out bottles...

DATE: Feb. 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Crow Canyon planning regional food tour

The diversity of cultures in the Southwest gives way to inspired culinary creations, and Crow Canyon Archaeological Center wants to educate explorers about how this region’s cultures and landscapes...

DATE: Feb. 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Roasting a chicken is as easy as putting a baking sheet in the oven

Learn to roast a whole chicken, and you’ll eat well for life. And, hey, if you’re anything like Prince Harry, it might help you get engaged, too! There are plenty of reasons you should add a roast...

DATE: Feb. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

‘Irish Car Bomb’ back as firkin at Steamworks

Herald Staff Report Steamworks Brewing Co. will again reprise the popular “Irish Car Bomb” as Firkin Fridays continues at the brewpub on Friday. The firkin will be tapped at 3 p.m. “At this point...

DATE: Feb. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Yes, you really do need two types of measuring cups

I get it. Kitchens are small and budgets smaller. It would be easy to say a measuring cup is a measuring cup is a measuring cup. Is it really necessary to have separate equipment for dry and wet...

DATE: Feb. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

With a tweak, mac and cheese becomes more complete

Americans love their macaroni and cheese and continue to find ways to tweak recipes for it. We’re blowing a timely kiss at this variation for several reasons: It is quick, its saucemaking has been...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

From comfort to high-tech: Food a serious quest at Olympics

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea – First, U.S. snowboarding star Chloe Kim tweeted about being “down for some ice cream” while competing in Pyeongchang, then about being “hangry” because she hadn’t...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

McDonald’s moves cheeseburgers off Happy Meal menu

NEW YORK – McDonald’s is taking cheeseburgers and chocolate milk off its Happy Meal menu in an effort to cut down on the calories, sodium, saturated fat and sugar that kids consume at its...

DATE: Feb. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food