| Mar 13, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Fresh-cooked pasta tossed with olive oil, basil, garlic and tomatoes ... local fish grilled with lemon and capers ... fresh figs and pistachios for dessert ... a glass of red wine ... Sounds easy and delicious, right? This style of eating is the very...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 11:57 AM
Q: I recently had lunch at Table 42 in Boca Raton. Their food was so good. I ended the great meal with their Key lime pie. It was the best Key lime pie I have ever had. Could you please try to get the recipe for me? I have tried numerous times to...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 3:31 PM
I love seafood, mostly any seafood. However, mussels are the most enjoyable seafood in my family.
My family enjoys mussels steamed, grilled and usually with lots of butter to dip.
This recipe is a very easy recipe to follow and one that is loaded...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 12:30 AM
Bivalve-lovers will have something to chew on with Willemiek Kluijfhout's handsomely shot documentary "Mussels in Love," though her unabashedly partisan approach leaves niggling questions in its wake. Mussel worshippers won't be the only ones interested...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 6:55 AM
The final five have a group hug and exhale in relief. Big news from the party boat: Padma and Tom unexpectedly interrupt them mid-sigh to inform them they the next day they will be setting sail on a cruise to Alaska. Josh’s immediate concerned is...
| Feb 2, 2013
Brittany, on the Atlantic coast of France, is famous for its shellfish. The most prized oysters come from Cancale, and the bouchot mussels, just an inch or so long, are tender and sweet. One bowl of those dainty mussels steamed in white wine and...
| Jan 24, 2013
From the small bar framing the back wall of the restaurant to the bistro tables neatly aligned in rows, Bistronomic is a bustling yet cozy restaurant with Parisian overtones. For years, chef and owner Martial Noguier aspired to have his own place, and...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 2:22 PM
Good news for boaters is that the new fee increase for vessel registration has been delayed until next year, 2014. I first mentioned AB 2443, which Gov. Jerry Brown signed at the end of September, in my Oct. 5 tip of the week.
"The law is to...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 5:20 AM
With country music blaring, honky-tonk decor, and a menu stacked with smokehouse favorites, Cowboys & Rednecks (also known as CNR) is hardly shy about its theme. We half expected the hostess to greet us with a "Yeehaw!"
CNR's owner, Federal Hill...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:33 AM
This is the first article in a two-part series investigating road blocks researchers encounter when trying to study avian botulism.
The stats read like some sort of apocalypse.
Since 2000, many more than 100,000 birds have died from avian botulism....
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:52 AM
This is the second article in a two-part series investigating road blocks researchers encounter when trying to study avian botulism.
During the summer and fall of 2012, more than 1,500 documented loons washed ashore in northern Lake Michigan, dead from...