| Jun 19, 2012
| 3:28 PM
For years, the recipe for Junior's Original Cheesecake was a treasured secret of the Rosen family, which first made these treats at their Brooklyn restaurant in the 1960s.
Now they're prime desserts at other Junior's locations including in Times Square...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 6:07 AM
All y'all all know that we have an abundance of good actors in our fair city.
No, they aren't as famous as Magic players — and they certainly aren't paid as much — but they provide much more entertainment and they give much more back to the...
| Jun 26, 2012
Mini-review: Pecking Order
4416 N. Clark St. 773-907-9900
Rating: !! 1/2 (out of 4) Take it or leave it
The look: So darn cute. That’s the best way to describe nearly everything about Pecking Order, the chicken-centric eatery that former Wave...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 8:43 AM
Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant in Virginia Beach is enticing diners this summer with a new German beer, specialty cocktail and new menu items. The limited summer promotion runs through Aug. 5.
The beer is SommerBrau, a golden Kölsch-style beer from...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 8:00 AM
The inside of 40 Love Café feels like a food court, the outside just the tiniest bit like Wimbledon courtside.
Within the Burbank Tennis Center, the café's interior is all large white floor tiles and pinkish walls, with the tables and white tubular...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 7:09 AM
Coconut Lime Cheesecake
Recipe By: Richard McHone
3/4 cup sweetened flaked coconut
3/4 cup crushed gingersnap cookies
3 tablespoons melted butter
2 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese, softened
1 (10 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk
| Aug 15, 2012
Each week a nutritionist from the University of Maryland Medical Center provides a guest post to The Baltimore Sun's health blog Picture of Health (baltimoresun.com/pictureofhealth), which is printed here. This week, Amy Reed weighs in on coconut drinks....
| May 28, 2012
| 9:05 AM
720 North State Street
To read more about the restaurant:
Asian Pear & Fennel Salad
1 Asian pear, sliced into wedges
1/2 fennel bulb, sliced paper thin and...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 12:56 PM
Elle's son lives in Thailand, so she is very familiar with the tiny neighborhood restaurants lining the streets of Phuket, serving fresh food made to order, with that homemade feel, for a very few baht.
Thai Pepper has that vibe. Located in one of the...
| Aug 4, 2012
It's too late to lose that unwanted weight for summer. But if you start now — and aim to shed a modest 2 pounds a week — you could drop as much as 40 pounds in time to ring in 2013.
The hardest part, however, might be choosing a new diet....
| Aug 8, 2012
| 9:44 AM
Tequila is a colorless, sometimes straw-colored liquor made by fermenting, then distilling, the sweet sap of the agave plant (a durable, long-lived cactus, also known as the century plant). It originated in Tequila, Mexico. Hence the name.