| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Gung hei fat choy! That's the traditional Cantonese greeting (roughly translated as, "Wishing you great happiness and prosperity!") heard in midwinter with the arrival of the Chinese New Year, a lunar holiday falling this year on Sunday, Feb. 10.
| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:42 PM
Having traveled in Vietnam, my husband and I are devotees of the wonderful food from that part of the world.
Short of a trip across the ocean, Orange County residents are in a perfect place to enjoy Vietnamese cuisine. We have the privilege and...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 5:47 PM
You’re busy, right? Me too.
I’ve got the turkey in the fridge and, by some small miracle, almost all the things I’ll need for Thanksgiving are already bought. This year I’m cooking for 11 people, which include babies. I have to...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 7:14 AM
35 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, 954-763-3436, SalsaFiestaGrill.com
This fast-casual Mexican chain in Broward and Miami-Dade counties has opened its fourth location, the first one to offer breakfast.
Morning selections include...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Taste of Farmers Market: To celebrate its 79th birthday, the Third and Fairfax Farmers Market is holding a wandering feast, offering tastings from the market's restaurants and grocers, on July 16 from 5 to 9 p.m. The extensive menu includes chicken pot...
| Mar 20, 2013
Need a holiday dessert for Passover or Easter? Want a flourless chocolate treat that satisfies your sweet tooth? Whatever the occasion, I love this easy-to-make chocolate macaroon recipe.
Macaroons are said to have originated during the 9th century in an...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 5:42 AM
If you want those scab Twinkies coming later this month, fine. Have at it. Not me.
I’m sorry, but a nonunion Ding Dong and a fluffy Sno Ball cobbled together from foreign parts just ain’t America. At least no America I want to be part of....
| Jul 3, 2013
We could spend a lot of time fussing about who invented the ice-cream sandwich and when. Or we could get on with it and make some. For the Fourth of July — and the rest of the summer.
You could use your ice-cream maker to make the cool stuff at...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Q: I had the kale salad at Houston's in Pompano Beach and it was absolutely outstanding. It's one of those items where you order the main dish simply because of the side dish. Could you get the recipe for me? — Meghan Haslemann, Fort Lauderdale
| Jul 1, 2013
| 11:12 AM
On a hot summer’s day, kids find it hard to resist a yummy and sweet, refreshing popsicle. Unfortunately, most popsicles at the super market are extremely high in sugar and contain high fructose corn syrup, dyes, and other unhealthy ingredients. The...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 10:45 AM
1 cup flour
1/2 cup butter, melted
2 Tbs. sugar
1/2 cup chopped pecans, optional
8 ounces cream cheese, room temperature
1 cup powdered sugar
1 cup whipped topping
1 small package coconut cream instant...