| Dec 21, 2010
| 3:12 AM
FOX43 Christmas Cookies and then Some!! These recipes feature the fabulous teas from The Spice and Tea Exchange. You can substitute any highly aromatic herbal tea mixture instead, but why not use your FOX43 Discount Code ("donna1") and sample some of...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 10:34 AM
Sandra Lawler was all grown up and had left her Boston home before she realized that not everybody serves lamb on Easter.
"I moved to Chicago, and they were serving ham, and I said, 'What is this? Who eats ham for Easter?'"
The chef at Baltimore's Feast...
| Apr 22, 2011
First impression: It has been 10 years since I last dined at Pa D's and what a difference a decade makes. Old fashioned hospitality is still in place, starting with the greeting from the hostess to the professional wait staff, but somehow this Italian...
| Apr 25, 2011
| 8:13 AM
Recipe: PAN-SEARED HALIBUT AND BRAISED PISTACHIO NUT For the BRAISED PISTACHIO NUTS Caramelize on high fire 6oz of diced Pancetta with 2 Tbsp of Extra Light Tasting Bertolli Olive Oil ( great for cooking with high heat, very high smoking point), add 1 cup...
| May 4, 2011
What do you do when confronted with a 1-pound can of ready-to-serve claw crab meat sitting in the refrigerator? Admittedly, it's a rare occurrence — at least at my house.
So, I celebrate with a platter of golden, crusty crab cakes for dinner.
| Dec 23, 2010
| 11:28 AM
DUBLIN, OHIO ( KTLA) - Michelle Phipps of Dublin thinks an image on a pistachio shell she found has a striking resemblance to Jesus.
A co-worker brought the nuts in to the office to share with other employees. Phipps said one of the nuts stood out from...
| Aug 11, 2010
| 12:50 AM
Recipe: Fresh Tomato Marinara Sauce with Zucchini "Noodles" Serves 4
No matter what your eating style, this is a delicious, fast recipe for summer produce that needs no cooking. Use a julienne tool (available at all home goods stores) or a hand-held...
| Jan 5, 2011
I was feeding my kids pistachio nuts right out of my mouth when my 2-year-old daughter Sawyer starting coughing. She coughed a lot, but then settled down. So we piled in our minivan to go have Christmas lunch with my in-laws. Sawyer coughed more en...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 1:13 PM
Here are the top deals to be found at Chicago grocery stores Jewel-Osco for the week of Jan. 20, with coupon matchups. I don't list every item from the Wednesday grocery ad, only those that are close to their low prices or those that have a good coupon...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 9:07 AM
Here are the best deals on offer at Dominick's for the week of Jan. 19. My favorite deals are the buy one, get one free Wonderful pistachios (IF they let me use two coupons on the BOGO) and the $5 chicken and/or shrimp on Friday night. Not a really...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 10:15 AM
Sorry, Gertrude Stein, but you got it wrong with "Rose is a rose is a rose is a rose." The flower has a whole new identity: out of the bud vase and onto the plate.
Long used in Persian and Indian cooking, rose is a flavor not commonly found in American...