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  • Smoking, hot or cold, can add flavor to nearly any food

    Smoking, hot or cold, can add flavor to nearly any food
    There's a primal wonder to smoked food — that such depth of flavor can come from so simple a technique. And then there's the fun of the process itself, whether you're working with a formal smoker setup or one you've "MacGyver-ed" out of odds and...
  • Chef Tim Hollingsworth puts years into his barbecued tri-tip

    Chef Tim Hollingsworth puts years into his barbecued tri-tip
    Tim Hollingsworth cooks tri-tip just like his father did, which is certainly not to suggest he cooks it the same way that his father did. After all, Hollingsworth is the chef at the new-wave barbecue joint Barrel & Ashes in Studio City as well as the...
  • Chef Tim Hollingsworth's barbecue rules: thick steaks, cheap tri-tip

    Chef Tim Hollingsworth's barbecue rules: thick steaks, cheap tri-tip
    Getting ready for summer barbecues? Chef Tim Hollingsworth of Barrel & Ashes has some advice. Make sure you buy thick cuts. It's better to serve one steak to two people than to try to cook two thin ones. "The biggest mistake people make is buying too-...
  • As Lady of Q, Sylvie Curry's competitive barbecue spirit flares

    As Lady of Q, Sylvie Curry's competitive barbecue spirit flares
    Think you've got winning barbecue? It's one thing to be a weekend warrior at a summer cookout; it's another thing entirely to enter a formal competition. Sylvie Curry has been involved in championship barbecue for about 10 years, first as part of the Four...
  • Three grand California red wines to go with that great burger

    Three grand California red wines to go with that great burger
    A well-made burger can be just as satisfying as a complicated dish fussed over for hours. And while a Coke or a Pepsi tasted terrific with your burger and fries when you were a kid, you might want to consider upgrading to red wine — and by that, I...
  • Strong work ethic, good service motivate Gibsons partner

     Strong work ethic, good service motivate Gibsons partner
    Chicago has a rich history of great steakhouses. Gibsons Bar & Restaurant easily makes the list of great steak restaurants and is revered by steak lovers. As you enter the constricted lobby of the restaurant's first outpost at North Rush Street and East...
  • Tea goes beyond the cup with uses in cookies, rubs, braises and more

    Tea goes beyond the cup with uses in cookies, rubs, braises and more
    The next time you sit down for a cup of tea, take in the aromatic steam while it's brewing. The smoky flavor of hojicha, a drink made from green tea that's been smoked over charcoal, might suggest the aroma of a woodsy campfire. Genmaicha, which...
  • Breakfast with Ina: Hiding in plain sight

    Breakfast with Ina: Hiding in plain sight
    Before I make you all jealous when you find out who my breakfast companion was recently, let me explain what I mean by the headline. As you know, I find lots of restaurants that serve breakfast. And while there are many similarities, there are...
  • Eat this: vegetarian sloppy joe at Handlebar

     Eat this: vegetarian sloppy joe at Handlebar
    Bikes are piled up as if to keep warm in front of Handlebar, a vegetarian restaurant in a quiet area of Wicker Park. Inside, helmets fill the tables of mustached men, and rock music drowns out the conversations of neighboring diners. Handlebar's menu...
  • Drink this: Cucumber watermelon martini

    Drink this: Cucumber watermelon martini
    Martinis are the featured drinks at this bar and grill nestled under the CTA Blue Line Damen stop in Wicker Park. With more than 30 concoctions, even drinkers who normally shun martinis can find one here that piques their interest, like the Austin, Texas,...
  • Florida travel calendar for July

    Florida travel calendar for July
    Check out festivals and events in July across the state. This list is organized by region. Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County) July 1: Climb to the Moon, Ponce Inlet....