| Jan 24, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Plainfield resident Gayatri Borthakur will open Saage Culinary Studio, at 2764 Aurora Ave., in Naperville, in a few weeks. The professional-grade kitchen will offer aspiring cooks and bakers a space to create mouth-watering treats, sweets and so much...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 7:11 AM
Two Connecticut companies are thriving on the premise that nothing is too good for man's best friends.
Walk By Faith Doggie Bakery LLC in East Hampton, which sells dog and cat treats, and Miller Foods Inc., which sells raw dog and cat food under the...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 12:00 PM
Farmers markets have changed modern American cooking and dining more than any other single factor. They've opened up a new world of ingredients for chefs and cooks, and they've allowed farmers to be rewarded for growing fruits and vegetables with superior...
| Jan 8, 2015
A group of incoming Princeton freshmen heading to Central America to build schools may mean well, but they'll find “No […]...
| Jan 15, 2015
If you food shop regularly you may have to dig a little deeper in your wallet this year. According to the USDA, beef, poultry, pork, dairy, including eggs, and fresh produce prices are on the rise in most areas. Check your list to see where you can trim...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 9:30 AM
Introducing preserved lemons in her classic Moroccan cookbook, "Couscous and other Good Food from Morocco," Paula Wolfert wrote:
"Preserved lemons, sold loose in the souks, are one of the indispensable ingredients of Moroccan cooking, used in fragrant...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 4:03 PM
A 5-acre parcel owned by a prominent Newport News-based developer is under contract along a corridor regional brokers are calling one of the hottest on the Peninsula.
John Lawson, CEO of Newport News-based W.M. Jordan Co., may have snagged a buyer for a...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 4:04 PM
Aetna CEO Mark T. Bertolini told employees at a meeting Monday the company is raising its minimum wage to $16 per hour in April.
It will be a pay boost for about 5,700 employees, of which 26 are in Connecticut. Most of the employees who will benefit...
| Jan 12, 2015
Eaten any hemp lately? I have — for lunch. I sprinkled hemp hearts, which are raw, shelled hemp seeds, on top of a sweet potato. It was delicious.
Hemp's nutty, buttery flavor blends wonderfully with the soft, smooth texture of a cooked sweet...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 3:08 PM
Former school teacher and mom Gigi Twist started her granola business in Boca Raton out of frustration. She bristled at "long lists of unpronounceable ingredients in most foods labeled all natural or healthy."
Her company, Upfront Foods, is featured...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 11:54 AM
At least four more Whole Foods Market stores will come to South Florida next year.
The organic grocery chain announced Monday the early 2015 opening of two stores in Broward County, another in Palm Beach County and one in Miami-Dade.
The first store...