Food

Pine River Library to host Zucchini Extravaganza

If you’ve got a hankering for courgettes, then Bayfield is the place to be this weekend. In addition to the 2018 Tour de Farms, the town is hosting the fourth annual Zucchini Extravaganza. At the...

DATE: Aug. 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 2 days 19 hours ago | CATEGORY: Food

Curried corn on the cob is crazy good and made for summer

I’ve long seen many parallels between Indian and Mexican cooking: the layering of complex spices, the love of chiles and beans, the vast diversity of regional cuisines – and plenty of...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Are 300 recipes enough to counter anti-Muslim sentiment? One author is giving it a try

BEIRUT – Before Syria was devastated by war, its population displaced and ancient cities ruined, Anissa Helou would show visitors a different side to the country. Starting in Damascus, her tour...

DATE: Aug. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Learning, growing can all start with healthy snack

It’s shocking that despite all the medical advances over the last century, today’s children are expected to have a shorter life expectancy than their parents. A big contributor to this problem is...

DATE: Aug. 7, 2018 | COLUMN: Healing Nutrition

Yellow Carrot makes a move, opens for breakfast, lunch and dinner

The Yellow Carrot, a bakery, restaurant and catering business on north Main Avenue, has long lured customers in with cupcakes, chips, breakfast burritos and take-and-bake items. Its new location a...

DATE: Aug. 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

The inside scoop from a judge at the chuck wagon cook-off

Olathe sweet corn, Palisade peaches, Bayfield farmers market tomatoes – as a food lover, this is one of my favorite times of year. Another highlight is when the organizers of the La Plata-Archuleta...

DATE: July 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

This cozy cobbler can be made to suit almost any fruit - or mood

When I make dessert, I tend to have a plan. I’d rather save the improvising and fridge cleaning for savory preparations. This cobbler, however, might go a long way toward loosening me up in the...

DATE: July 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

How to keep your cool when it feels too hot to cook

Congrats, you’ve made it through July! You’ve got this cooking in summer thing down, right? Except there’s still August, arguably the most punishingly hot and steamy month. Even if you can’t...

DATE: July 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Coke is hoping to turn free water machine into a cash stream

NEW YORK – Can a machine that dispenses water for free also turn into a cash stream for Coca-Cola? The world’s largest soda maker is testing a fountain that lets people fill reusable water bottles...

DATE: July 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

I bake for dogs, and they eat it up

Puppy season kicked off last month, with posts on social media and a flood of photographs and videos filling up my feed. My friends and their friends, and, it seems like everyone else’s friends,...

DATE: July 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

This curry takes you from India to Thailand and back - in nothing flat

Recipe intimidation can come from many sources: A technique or an ingredient you’re not familiar with, or one you are - and know you don’t like. Or sometimes it’s cumulative. You read through and...

DATE: July 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Ditch your nighttime overeating

Do you know that feeling? The one where you’ve finished a healthy dinner and then thought to yourself, “I’m hungry, I need a snack,” and before you know it, the entire bag of chips or carton of ice...

DATE: July 25, 2018 | COLUMN: Healing Nutrition