| Feb 18, 2014
| 9:48 AM
Three cookbooks by Chicagoans are among the finalists for a prestigious culinary award from the International Association of Culinary Professionals.
“Prep School,” a book compiling James P. DeWan's cooking method and technique columns that...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The project took five months of planning, 11 days to film and a specially rigged SUV to conceal six puppeteers.
A crew of 100 people shot some scenes in Malibu, Pico Canyon, Stevenson Ranch, Playa del Rey and Universal City.
This wasn't for a movie or...
| May 11, 2011
| 1:06 PM
| May 24, 2011
| 5:17 PM
What kind of chocolate does a man who has logged 26 years at one of the world’s most celebrated chocolate companies recommend?
“I like dark; the stronger the better,” said Ray Fischbach, technical services director for Glendale-based...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 10:07 AM
| Apr 18, 2012
| 9:03 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Junk food may soon be hard to buy at American public schools as the U.S. government readies new rules requiring healthier foods to be sold beyond the cafeteria - a move most parents support, according to a poll released on Thursday....
| Feb 16, 2012
| 10:13 AM
Those king-size Mars and Snickers bars in vending machines are about to shrink to a more princely size.
By the end of 2013, confectionery giant Mars Inc.will sell only chocolate bars that are 250 calories or less, according to NPR. A full king-size...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 12:10 PM
Nestle, the world’s largest food company, said it would do more to eradicate child labor and other worker violations in its Ivory Coast cocoa supply chain after an outside report pointed out a range of problems.
The West African country provides...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 7:27 AM
Nestle USA is recalling some of its Nesquik chocolate powder mix because of a possible salmonella risk.
The food maker said that the Nesquik involved was in 10.9-, 21.8- and 40.7-ounce canisters produced in early October and sold across the country....
| Nov 9, 2012
| 8:04 AM
Nestle USA issued a voluntary recall of its Nesquik chocolate powder after being tipped off by an ingredient supplier of possible salmonella contamination.
The Glendale-based company said it was calling back canisters of the product, which is mixed...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 11:15 AM
When the Girl Scouts come a-knocking, asking Americans to give up their New Year's resolutions for some tasty cookies, there'll be a new treat on the list: Mango Cremes.
But the Oreo-esque, tropical-inspired mini-sandwiches aren't just noticeable for...