Erika Kereke’s Potatopalooza event with 12 rounds of holiday appetizers included a show off Easter Baked Idaho hash brown "basket" with baked quail egg,“ but she had me” at meeting Don Odiorne of the Idaho Potato Commission, aka “Dr. Potato.
I lived the essence of “pura vida” at the Four Seasons Golf and Spa Resort, Costa Rica. Thanks to the camaraderie of the staff, gourmet culinary surprises, nurturing spa experiences, I was pampered and pleased “beyond expectations”
The refined, authentic Mexican regional food and exuberant Latin hospitality of chefs Jaime Martin del Campo and Ramiro Arvizu of La Casita Mexicana in Bell are now at stunning Mexicano restaurant in the renewed Baldwin Hills Crenshaw district.
The Food + Wine Festival Palm Desert (March 27-29, 2015) was imaginatively introduced here in L.A. with celebrity chefs at novel Tastemade Studio in Santa Monica, with the same spacious feeling as the luxe El Paseo Shopping District location.
As a Mom, I want to be here for my kids. That means eating the right foods that will prolong my life. It also means starting them early with better habits so they don't have the same hereditary diseases that could be prevented.
This year Los Angeles celebrates National Pastrami Day with the “tried” (Langer’s) and “new” (Got Kosher?), where the classic pastrami sandwich is cured in-house, served on bread baked out back and sometimes topped with with a hamburger.
All the refinement and detail characteristic of Japanese cuisine was paired with the diligence and long history of the island nation’s prepared food industry at the recent New School Food Demonstration hosted by Den Tea and sponsored by JETRO.
Eating on the go has become a way of life for most families; sadly the majority of most of on the good food is only fast, not good or healthy. My Fit Foods has changed that with a lineup of meals that are prepared fresh for you to pick up and allows you a healthy alternative that you don’t have to cook
Northern Italian cooking uses a lot of rice. Most people know about risotto, but very few have tasted the wonders of the rice torta. Think of risotto in a crust that you can eat as a snack, side dish, or even as a main course like a quiche
Candied orange and lemon rind figure in many Italian recipes, from the well-known Christmas bread called "pannetone" to the less-known scrumptious "spungata" torta. It is also a favorite candy all by itself or coated with chocolate
"Biscotti" is as general as the English word "cookie" and can refer to a wide variety of "twice-cooked" confections. These biscotti come from my grandmother's northern Italian village near Parma, the food center of Italy
The community of seniors who live that the Concord Place Retirement & Assisted Living Community in suburban Northlake, Illinois maintain a hydroponic garden, which contributed to their food and the food at some local restaurants
Herbivoracious: A Vegetarian Cookbook for People Who Love to Eat (Harvard Common Press, $24.95) is a perfect holiday gift for a dad or anyone looking to a New Year's resolution to eat in a more healthy yet delicious way