| Dec 10, 2013
Newspapers, including this one, are among the last places in America that has close to zero tolerance for [expletive deleted].
I could give you a hint about what word is between the brackets, but I'd best not for fear of arousing the ire of the...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 6:16 AM
It’s the holiday season, and one of your favorite presents was just unwrapped!
I hope you got stuffed to the gills last week with turkey, stuffing and apple pie, because, the episode we have been awaiting for 10, count em’ 10 weeks, is here!...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 8:07 AM
Culinary professionals on Bravo's "Top Chef" face off in heated battles during cutthroat Quickfire challenges and kill-or-be-killed Restaurant Wars. But the scorching atmosphere of reality TV doesn't necessarily reflect the real-life ambience of Chicago's...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 5:49 AM
It’s getting hot in here!
Something that we would definitely expect from being in the South is some heat. For this QuickFire Challenge, the chefs are tasked with creating and bottling their own hot sauce in 45 minutes.
This challenge proves...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 6:18 PM
Want to volunteer to serve Thanksgiving dinner on skid row? Take a number — for next year.
Volunteer sign-ups at several downtown shelters closed in late September or October. During the final days before the holiday, coordinators were turning...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Hollywood is filled with executives who honed their chops on Madison Avenue. Dick Wolf, builder of the famous "Law & Order" franchise, toiled away at an ad agency writing slogans for Crest toothpaste. Adam Stotsky, president of NBCUniversal's Esquire,...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 12:53 AM
This week’s show begins at the chef house, where Travis calls home to talk to his mom about almost being eliminated last week. We learn a little bit more about him – that he is gay and that his mother knows, but not his father. Um, Travis&...
| Nov 2, 2013
If you have spent much time in L.A.'s farmers markets, you have probably run into C.J., Chris Jacobson, an affable chef, tall enough to be an NBA power forward, who seems to know every farmer in town. He worked on the line for a while at the old...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 3:15 PM
With glamorous resorts, ramped-up cuisine and high adventure, this no-passport-needed Caribbean isle has new allure for U.S. tourists.
Not since the Cuban exodus precipitated by the rise of Fidel Castro has Puerto Rico been so flush. In the late 1950s...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 6:58 AM
Remember how fun it was to play "Musical Chairs" when you were a kid? Now imagine playing that again, but instead of just grabbing a seat, you are cooking.
This week’s QuickFire Challenge is just that for the cheftestants. The chefs are joined by...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Tune into HSN at midnight Nov. 14 for the debut of Miami chef Lorena Garcia’s Lorena Bella Kitchen Collection.
It includes pieces featuring ceramic non-stick nano-technology and oven-to-table serving dishes from Corningware.