| Jun 6, 2013
| 6:22 AM
A South Florida guy, LeBron James included, could learn a few things in San Antonio, says Jay Armstead, hoops fan and barbecue whiz.
Armstead is the owner and master of the parking-lot smoker at Texas Hold ’Em BBQ, which opened recently in a new...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 6:35 PM
Locals had their first taste of summer this weekend, and it had a distinctly fishy flavor.
It was also lightly battered and crisped to perfection, visitors to Fairview Park for the Costa Mesa-Newport Harbor Lions Club's 66th annual Fish Fry and Carnival...
| May 31, 2013
| 6:08 AM
What will judges be looking for at tonight's fourth annual Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale Burger Battle?
Some people call it nirvana.
"The judges have a very definitive set of criteria," says Genia Duncan Ellis, president and CEO of Riverwalk Fort...
| May 28, 2013
| 1:11 PM
The organizers of the Taste of Two Cities food truck competition and festival have announced a preliminary line-up of trucks attending the festival. The second annual Baltimore vs. Washington food-truck competition is Saturday at Rash Field at Baltimore's...
| May 21, 2013
| 2:15 PM
If you ask Eric Forrester, he will say barbecue is an art form. And Forrester, owner of Mason-Dixon BBQ Services near Greencastle, Pa., promised there will be plenty of art at the Memorial Day Pignic on Saturday, May 25, and Sunday, May 26, at Fort...
| May 21, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Recently, I was invited to a friend’s house in Patzcuaro (Michoacan), Mexico, and we spent the week madly cooking. The market there was so fantastic -- fat yellow chickens, fresh chayote, baby jicama, a rainbow of fresh and dried chiles, heaps of...
| May 16, 2013
| 12:15 PM
Beer Belly, the renowned craft beer bar in Koreatown, is turning two, and it's celebrating its anniversary with a weekend of special taps and the release of a beer collaboration with the Bruery.
Jimmy Han opened Beer Belly just blocks from his childhood...
| May 15, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Essential for anybody heading to Paris this summer: Patricia Wells' new app, "Food Lover's Guide to Paris." If the name rings a bell, it’s because the book of the same title, which first came out in 1984 and then was revised a couple of times over,...
| May 10, 2013
| 1:05 AM
It's curious how, if you wait long enough, things that have gone out of style often come back into vogue. Everything old is new once again. Betty White is a prime example of just such a thing.
Clothing styles are highly susceptible to the restless tides...
| May 2, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Cumberland Valley School of Music will present the fifth annual Neighborhood Chefs' Walk Saturday, June 1, from 4 to 7 p.m. along Alexander Avenue between Carlton and Pennsylvania avenues in Chambersburg.
It will be held rain or shine.
Local chefs Roger...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 8:36 AM
It took nine years, but Jeremy "Jay" Armstead has found the perfect spot for his Texas Hold 'Em BBQ.
Earlier this month, he opened the doors of the quirky A-framed cottage on Federal Highway just south of Oakland Park Boulevard that has housed...