| Apr 18, 2011
| 8:00 AM
We may be living in the golden age of food television. Twenty years ago, you had to wait for Julia Child and a few others every week on PBS. Today, it's such a hot commodity that ABC is canceling soap operas and replacing them with a foodie version of...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 8:37 AM
The Food Network's casting call for "Next Iron Chef" might have read like this:
"WANTED: One chef who – with help – can crank out five top-flight dishes within an hour under stressful conditions, surrounded by cameras and judged by a group of...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 4:13 AM
The Cooking Channel celebrated its first birthday with the launch of three new shows: "The Originals with Emeril," a trip through some of the longest lasting restaurants in the country; "Hook, Line and Dinner," another travel-based show which examines...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 7:08 PM
In the real world, December means holidays. In the world of TV, you add a word to that: special. Here's a look at some of the season and series premieres this month, but more importantly, the specials. And most of those are holiday specials. And most,...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 4:00 AM
Maryland's fledgling oyster aquaculture industry gets a little national exposure this week, as the Cooking Channel pays a call on the Choptank Oyster Co. near Cambridge.
In this week's episode of "Pitchin' In" a new series that appears to be the Cooking...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 2:38 PM
Emeril Lagasse's new show on the Cooking Channel, “The Originals with Emeril,” examines established restaurants and their dishes that he says have stood the test of time. Thursday's episode comes to Chicago, and Lagasse's choices — The...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 1:59 PM
As part of Cooking Channel's first birthday celebration, they've sent a frozen treat truck around the country giving away free stuff and promoting network personalities.
Next up is Chicago.
Kelsey Nixon, host of "Kelsey's Essentials," will be at the...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 9:53 PM
September marks the beginning of the fall TV season, so get ready for an onslaught of new and returning shows. As you can see from the chronological list of season and series premieres below, things start out a little slowly, but about mid-month, when the...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 10:10 AM
The Baltimore Sun is launching a new food-truck finder.
Here it is, in its beautiful beta version designed by Baltimore Sun Production Technology Manager Adam Marton.
The trucks' locations were provided to the Sun by an association of Baltimore food...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 6:41 AM
There must be some superhuman gene involved in being Michael Symon. Chef and owner of numerous restaurants, including the Cleveland-area staples Lola, Lolita, Bar Symon and B Spot, Symon somehow also finds time to appear on shows such as "Iron Chef...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 2:07 PM
Melissa d'Arabian was instantly tagged the sole contestant without a professional cooking background when she took her place among the other Season 5 "Next Food Network Star" contestants in 2009. But d'Arabian had a few tricks up her sleeve that helped...