| Aug 13, 2012
| 4:46 AM
Key ingredient: Fresh Tomatoes
Nutritional Benefits: Tomatoes, which are actually a fruit and not a vegetable, are loaded with all kinds of health benefits for the body and they score a very high 96 on the NuVal™ Nutrition Scoring System....
| Aug 14, 2012
| 8:49 AM
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Doubletree Hotel, 5000 W. 127th St., Alsip, 708-272-4223
Open all day to accommodate hotel patrons and the public, Allgauer's is casual yet sophisticated and with recent renovations it's...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 11:55 AM
There are three of us Gorelick brothers. When it comes to mealtime, my older brother, Andy, and I are natural foragers. My younger brother, Gary, is the cook. He is one of those restaurant diners who seldom gets anything he thinks he can make better at...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 2:32 PM
Earth Wood & Fire, a new restaurant in the Bare Hills section of Baltimore County, is testament to the wisdom of keeping things simple.
The menu offers a handful of salads, a selection of small plates and a daily special or two. But the partnership at...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 12:01 PM
7512 W. North Avenue
Southside - Really Far South - Burger
Ingredients for Burgers:
1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce
1/4 cup ketchup
2 Tablespoons soy sauce
2 garlic cloves, minced and...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 12:51 PM
When it comes to weeknight dinners, some of us are not big fans of planning ahead.
Oh, we might take something out of the freezer in the morning, then figure out what to do with it later in the day. Not for us all the a.m. prep work, so the crock pot can...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 1:54 PM
Summer’s here and it’s time to drive U.S. Route 99, also known as the Golden State Highway, to Cutler, Calif.
People in a hurry or otherwise uninterested in Central Valley destinations prefer the I-5 as a north-south route. but the I-99 has...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 6:22 AM
Few summer vegetables are as taken-for-granted as the humble bell pepper.
It gets used in meager salads, as bedding for sausages and, if lucky, stuffed and baked. The bell pepper has become a utilitarian device in the kitchen — a shame, since...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 3:46 PM
LANESBORO, Minn. — Tucked into a wooded valley in the southeast corner of Minnesota, it could be easy to overlook the village of Lanesboro. With a population of just 754, it appears in tiny font on the state map but lures visitors from throughout...
| Jul 26, 2012
If you haven't visited Tallgrass restaurant in a while, or worse, have never had the pleasure of this singular restaurant, let me humbly suggest that you make your plans now, or at least, soon.
Because I don't care how many times chef/partner Bob...
| Aug 24, 2012
We were intrigued from the moment we saw Euro's bizarre takeout menu. Italian, Middle Eastern and sushi? How can a restaurant with such a concept expect to survive?
We chose a Saturday evening to review the place, but it was locked down. Evidently, our...