| Sep 14, 2012
| 6:16 AM
Often thought of as a niche southern tradition, the groom’s cake has become increasingly popular everywhere – Prince William even chose an elegantly decorated but unconventional biscuit cake for 2011’s royal wedding.
| Jul 13, 2012
| 7:20 AM
Hungry couples looking for an innovative twist on wedding grub needn’t look further than their own busy street corner.
The growing popularity of food trucks have hooked a nation, spawning a reality TV series on Food Network and a still-booming...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 12:51 PM
So many cookbooks these days approach food with an air of solemnity. Dishes are arranged like art projects. Techniques are explored in scientific detail. Ethical ramifications are expounded upon. This is all good. But you know what? Sometimes food just...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 2:12 PM
Visitors this summer to the Winnetka-Northfield Public Library might be surprised to discover corn, broccoli and heirloom tomatoes sprouting just outside the library's entrance.
Stephanie Girardi, a longtime circulation clerk and supervisor at the...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 7:05 AM
Customers of Towson's artisan bakery La Cakerie could easily mistake their surroundings for an enlarged dollhouse kitchen; high-pitched strains of pop music bounce off pink walls and the aroma of baking cake batter wafts through the air.
| Jul 14, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Sweet T's Bakery and Cake Studio will soon offer events as the newest downtown Arlington Heights bakery.
Tea time for children, birthday parties, baking classes and decorating workshops are forthcoming, said owner Tammy Montesinos. Fondant cake...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"RICE IS an explanation for everything!"
That's adventurer/chef Anthony Bourdain talking to Smithsonian magazine for July.
Bourdain tells writer Ron Rosenbaum that "Any rice culture is beautiful. It's super-intricate. Just the irrigation systems, the...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 9:26 AM
Rodney Henry is picking up and moving to Texas.
Henry, the founder of Dangerously Delicious Pies and former contestant on “Food Network Star,” has sold his house and is moving to Austin, where he's been living part-time over the past four...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Curation, curation, curation. That was the message coming out of the major networks last week as they pitched their wares to journos at the Television Critics Assn. summer press tour.
Networks are responding to the sea changes in viewing habits and the...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 12:00 PM
As hard as it may be to imagine, there was a time not so long ago when few Americans had ever heard the expression "man cave."
In 1994, PBS' trusty "This Old House" was the best known of a handful of home-improvement programs on the airwaves. The idea...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:30 AM
LONDON -- Entertainment One has acquired Paperny Entertainment, a producer of unscripted television content in North America.
Deal, which was inked with partners David Paperny, Cal Shumiatcher and Audrey Mehler, will see eOne ramp up its activity in...