| Jan 8, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Soul Food Junkies
Mon. Jan. 14, 10 p.m., on PBS's Independent Lens, check local listings
America's food system is racist. That's one of the claims advanced in Soul Food Junkies, a brisk, provocative and wide-ranging documentary about African-...
| Jan 23, 2013
We like anything and everything tucked inside a short crust — that flaky, tender unleavened dough used to envelop sweet fruits, spicy meat and creamy fillings. The obsession likely began with the pastry classes mom took at the gas company. She'd...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 2:24 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo -- Two big companies are voluntarily recalling dog treats amid an investigation by New York state agricultural officials. They say the treats may be contaminated with antibiotics not approved in the United States.
Nestle Purina is...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 2:35 PM
I am a changed man. A more open-minded man. Fifteen months ago, I had a conversion experience.
Just before the big Halloween snow in 2011, my wife, Yolanda, told me she was going to eat a gluten-free, grain-free diet for 30 days. When I heard these...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Youman Fullard Sr., who fulfilled a lifelong dream when he and his wife took over ownership of the Yellow Bowl Restaurant and turned it into one of the city's most sought-after soul food destinations, died Sunday of complications from Alzheimer's...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 6:29 AM
Our Test Kitchen uses a convenient pantry staple as its secret ingredient for these melt-in-your-mouth Farmstyle Sweet Potato Biscuits. Don't miss this tasty bread basket recipe for company or for anytime.
Cooking Time: 10 min
| Dec 9, 2012
| 1:37 PM
The Children’s Garden at Brent and Becky’s Bulbs was buzzing with activity on Monday, Nov. 19, when a group of local children came by to harvest sweet potatoes and carrots.
The vegetable area in the children’s garden has been...
| Dec 12, 2012
Tasty discovery: Lunch special: Babyback ribs
Destination: Ma & Pops Diner. 5242 Olde Towne Road, Williamsburg. 757-565-0366.
Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays-Thursdays (closed Fridays).
A lot of restaurants tout their home...
| Dec 12, 2012
Cru Cafe and Wine Bar
25 E. Delaware
Grilled Filet of Beef with Foie Gras Butter, Sweet Potato, Chestnuts, Charred Cipolinni and Red Wine
4 8 oz beef tenderloin steaks
| Dec 19, 2012
Chef Domenic Chiaromonte
177 Whitmore Road
Woodbridge Ontario Canada
Sweet Potato and Fig Chowder with Brie Bubbles
Makes 4 servings
Sweet Potato and Fig Chowder
3 Tbs butter
1 lb sweet...
| Jan 19, 2013
When you talk to Texas expatriates about the food they miss most from home, after a few grumbly sentences about Los Angeles chili, and barbecue, and coffee-shop chicken-fried steak, it comes down to the queso every time. I am not one of those writers...