| Mar 17, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Clarissa Dickson Wright, the star of BBC's "Two Fat Ladies," has died. Christened Clarissa Theresa Philomena Aileen Mary Josephine Agnes Elsie Trilby Louise Esmerelda Dickson Wright, the television cook and author passed away Saturday in Edinburgh,...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Clarissa Dickson Wright, the unlikely television star who shook up the food world from a motorcycle sidecar, died Saturday. Wright, half of the “Two Fat Ladies,” a series that featured Wright and co-host Jennifer Patterson touring the...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 6:08 PM
When the offbeat BBC cooking show "Two Fat Ladies" was given a green light in 1996, costar Clarissa Dickson Wright did not have the highest hopes. "I found it very hard to believe," she later wrote, "and thought perhaps it might be a cult series with a...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 6:30 AM
LONDON -- Jamie Oliver's production company Fresh One Prods. has extended its output deal with the global distribution arm of FremantleMedia.
FremantleMedia Intl. will continue to be the exclusive distribution and first-look partner for all Fresh One...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Review: Spritz Burger
3819 N. Broadway 773-868-9866
Rating: 3 (out of 4)
I, the Great Burgerelli, do believe that the hottest circles of hell should be reserved for charlatans such as Guy Fieri. I thoroughly appreciate those who can communicate their...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 2:30 AM
FRANKFURT, Germany -- RTL Group, Europe's largest broadcast network and owner of FremantleMedia, has reported net profits up 45.7% to Euros 870 million ($1.19 billion) for 2013.
Revenue dropped 1.8% to Euros 5.89 billion ($8.09 billion) as higher...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 9:00 PM
She's got a new album in the works, but it's nowhere near finished yet. Her Emmy-winning Food Network show, "Trisha's Southern Kitchen," is doing just fine, thanks, and two of her three cookbooks have become New York Times bestsellers. (Oh, yeah: she's...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Fashion Island, Irvine Spectrum, and the Eastbluff Village, Crystal Cove and Bayside shopping centers, have announced the openings of multiple new businesses.
Each of the centers is owned and operated by the Newport Beach-based Irvine Co.
Some of the...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 7:46 AM
Tucker Duke's Lunchbox & Market
1101 S. Powerline Road, #102, Deerfield Beach, 954-708-2035, TuckerDukesLunchBox.com
James Beard-nominated chef Brian Cartenuto's late-night snack is a peanut butter Eggo sandwich, so he created fried PB&J bon-bons...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 7:47 AM
Q: I would like a recipe for an outstanding garlic-rich dish that I have had locally for years and that always mystifies me when I try to reproduce it — the eggplant at the Morikami Museum. The eggplant is not only delicious and unique, but it looks...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 11:46 AM
If you own or work at a struggling South Florida restaurant, the producers of Food Network’s “Restaurant Impossible” want to hear from you. On every episode of the show, chef Robert Irvine remakes a failing restaurant, taking aim at...