| Sep 10, 2012
| 2:34 PM
Shake Shack is set to open its second Connecticut restaurant in New Haven Thursday, at 986 Chapel Street. The Elm City store, centrally located near the New Haven Green and Yale's Old Campus, joins the Westport location at 1849 Boston Post Road.
| Jul 18, 2013
| 7:34 AM
The latest trend among the funky foods at theme parks is the themed beverage, a drink tailored to a specific area within an attraction. Butterbeer, the frothy beverage of choice among the Harry Potter crowd, set the standard when it debuted at Islands...
| 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...
| Dec 15, 2012
I just moved to Los Angeles this past summer, leaving family, friends and a wonderful group of food bloggers in Minneapolis. This will be my first sunny Southern California Christmas, and I know I will make these bar cookies and remember the loving...
| Dec 15, 2012
I adapted my favorite shortbread recipe to honor one of my guests who wrote the children's picture book "Under the Lemon Moon." I used round and star-shaped cookie cutters to make this rich, über-lemony cookie.
— Carol Eblen, Encinitas
| Sep 22, 2012
Don't ask me how it happened. I can't tell you. But certainly these elements came into play: planning too far ahead, not writing things down, friends finally getting back to us with the one possible date they could come for dinner in months, visitors in...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 4:48 PM
To celebrate Disney Pixar's movie “Brave,” in theaters June 22, Ricky Eisen, founder of New York's Events and Celebrations by Between the Bread, is sharing tips on how to throw a Scottish-themed party, with décor, menu ideas and recipes....
| Jun 11, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Food FYI: Drew Barrymore's wedding menu; world markets; Cajun caviar; grouper...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 4:45 PM
Chocolate Caramel Thumbprint Cookies 4 dozen (1 3/4-inch) cookies Non stick cooking spray 1/2 cup firmly packed light brown sugar Crisco Baking Sticks Butter Flavor All-Vegetable Shortening, cut into slices or 1 cup Crisco Butter Flavor All-Vegetable...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:25 AM
To purchase a copy of the book:
Devil's Food Cake Murder (Hannah Swensen Mysteries)
Strawberry Shortbread Bar Cookies
3 cups all purpose flour
3/4 cup confectioners' sugar
1 1/2 cups salted butter, softened
1 can (21 ounces)...
| Oct 24, 2012
Review: La Sirena Clandestina
954 W. Fulton Market 312-226-5300
Rating: !!! ½ (Heating up)
Don't recognize the name John Manion? It's not your fault—the chef's largely been out of the limelight since his former home, Mas, closed in 2008. He...